What Is The Effect Of Registering A Dog?

Once a dog is registered it is considered the personal property of the owner. You will also be issued a registration tag that should be placed on the dog's collar. Having a tagged dog protects your animal from certain actions, or the prevention of actions, such as impounding, sale, or destruction.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

Additional Pet Law Articles

Search LawInfo's Pet Law Resources