• Texas Considers Bill to Improve Animal Shelter Transparency

    8 days ago - By Alley Cat

    Citizens have the right to know what happens in their animal shelters. Texas could take the next big step to improving shelter transparency and providing citizens with the knowledge they deserve.
    Texas' House Urban Affairs Committee is considering a bill, H.B. 1916, that would increase transparency in the state's animal shelters. If enacted into law, H.B. 1916 would require animal shelters and releasing agencies to report monthly on the number of animals in their care, the reason for intake, and the disposition of each animal. The bill would also make these reports available to the...
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