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Does APHIS' New Retail Pet Rule Impact Me?


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
2014
Subject:
Animal Welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
APHIS changed its regulations extending requirements of licensing for some retail pet dealers and breeders who sell animals online. These guidelines present a rubric of the situations under which retail pet dealers and breeders must license themselves with USDA.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection