Resource Library

Free Online Legal Resources

What Is The Dog And Cat Sterilization Act?

Under the Dog and Cat Sterilization Act, no dog or cat maybe be released from any adoption agency unless the animal has been surgically spayed or neutered, rendering the animal unable to reproduce. However, a dog or cat may be released to the adopting party if that person ensures that the adopted animal will be spayed or neutered, and deposits a specified amount to the adoption agency not less than ten dollars ($10).

Speak to an Experienced Pet Law Attorney Today

This article is intended to be helpful and informative. But even common legal matters can become complex and stressful. A qualified pet lawyer can address your particular legal needs, explain the law, and represent you in court. Take the first step now and contact a local pet attorney to discuss your specific legal situation.

Additional Pet Law Articles

Search LawInfo's Pet Law Resources

Find an Attorney in Your Area

Pet Law Attorneys