Today, many dogs are deemed dangerous, not on the traits of the individual animal, but by breed alone. The authors explain why breed discrimination is unfair, and ineffective, and discuss approaches to handle reckless owners and their dogs. While there is nothing wrong with laws restricting vicious dogs, to have a dog seized or destroyed solely on the basis of its breed flies in the face of common decency.In 2008 numerous bills outlawing a variety of dog breeds were introduced and defeated. Through the legislative process one strong public safety measure focusing on reckless owners emerged. On May 15, 2008, the governor of Minnesotaanbsp;...
|Title||:||A Lawyer's Guide to Dangerous Dog Issues|
|Publisher||:||American Bar Association - 2009|