Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Livestock Unit, along with Houston SPCA, Animal Control seize 230 cats, deport them to SPCA

Conroe, October 17 – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office’s spokesman, Lieutenant Scott Spencer, issued the following announcement this evening: “On October 17, 2018, Deputies with the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Livestock Unit along with The Houston SPCA (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) and the Montgomery County Animal Control conducted a joint investigation […]

To declaw cats or not? New Jersey could be first with ban 

SHAWN MARSH, Associated Press TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Cats would keep their claws under a bill that would make New Jersey the first state to prohibit declawing. The measure, which cleared the lower chamber of the Legislature last month, bans onychectomies and flexor tendonectomies on a cat or any animal unless a veterinarian deems them medically necessary. […]