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New Bill Will Help Protect Pets Of Domestic Violence Victims

17 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

If you have a fur baby in your life, you know you will do just about anything to protect them from harm. Many domestic abuse survivors admit to being unwilling to flee to safety if it means leaving their pets behind, making this new legislation so important.
Recently passed Missouri bill, SB-71 will allow added protection to domestic violence victims and their pets. This bill acknowledges just how real the threat can be toward pets in an abusive home, and aims to offer survivors more options in terms of seeking help for their furry family members. It also allows judges to grant restraining...
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