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Domestic Violence Service Providers Can Better Protect Survivors and Families By Building Pet-Related Practices


Animals  (tags: animals, protection, domestic violence, humans, pets, environment )

Cher Away
- 2470 days ago - citylimits.org
New York became one of the first states to adopt a law to include pets in orders of protection in July 2006. On average, across NYC each day police respond to more than 600 domestic violence incidents. More than half of all New Yorkers own a pet



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Tuesday November 27, 2007, 10:37 am
What a sweet face! These innocents need as much help in domestic violence situations as anyone else and too often they are the first casualties. Glad that law enforcement is treating it as the crime that it is.
Noted with thanks, Cher.
 
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