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Animal Care: A New Era in Animal Welfare (Animal Care Fact Sheet)


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
2002
Subject:
Animal welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
Fact Sheet describing measures that the Animal Care Division of APHIS has taken during the past year to enforce the Animal Welfare Act and the Horse Protection Act. Measure include changing inspection strategy to emphasis quality over quantity, increased training for AC employees, tracing animals sold by Class B random-source dealers to ensure that they are not stolen pets, and regulation wire flooring and temperature requirements for enclosures for dogs and cats.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection