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Remember Zanesville? Let's Make Sure That Doesn't Happen in Texas

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, Texas )

- 1912 days ago -
Do you remember the tragedy in Zanesville, Ohio, in which the owner of 56 exotic animals let them loose on the small town before committing suicide? Some Texas lawmakers seem to have forgotten that and are trying to effectively gut Texas' Dangerous Wild

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Anna M (18)
Friday March 29, 2013, 5:53 am

I wonder whose pockets are being filled to even bring this idiotic bill to the floor??

If I lived in Texas I would find out and vote them out.

Past Member (0)
Friday March 29, 2013, 8:25 am

Mike M (40)
Friday March 29, 2013, 8:54 am

Many Feathers (139)
Friday March 29, 2013, 9:15 am

Past Member (0)
Friday March 29, 2013, 9:35 am
Polite e-mails sent asking, preferably, for no ownership of wild animals but at least enforcement of the Act.

Mandi T (367)
Friday March 29, 2013, 10:05 am

Kit B (276)
Friday March 29, 2013, 10:36 am

Emails sent and calls made to:

Chair, Ryan Guillen
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0416; Fax: 512/463-1012)

Vice-Chair, Dawnna M. Dukes
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0506; Fax: 512/463-7864)

Jimmie Don Aycock
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0684; Fax: 512/463-8987)

John Kuempel
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0602; Fax: 512/463-5896)

Lyle Larson (Bill Sponsor)
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0646; Fax: 512/463-0893)

Poncho Nevarez
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0566; Fax: 512/463-0220)

Wayne Smith
(Email:; Tel: 512/463-0733; Fax: 512/463-1323)

Ruth C (87)
Friday March 29, 2013, 1:23 pm
I agree Anna M, someone is being paid off!

. (0)
Friday March 29, 2013, 2:16 pm
Emails have been noted, and messages will be sent-thanks.

Elizabeth M (65)
Friday March 29, 2013, 2:29 pm
Noted and email sent asking to oppose Bill HB 629. Thank You Cher.

Carol H (229)
Sunday March 31, 2013, 5:36 am
noted and e-mail to be sent
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