Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Regulations for the Inspection of Pet Shops Selling Dogs or Cats [2 VAC 5 ‑ 105]
Action Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 1284 of the 2020 Acts of Assembly
Stage Proposed
Comment Period Ended on 12/23/2022
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12/12/22  10:14 pm
Commenter: Pam Miller

Regulate Pet Stores

All pet stores selling puppies and kittens should have to follow the same regulations  as Virginia shelters and have civil penalties for noncompliance exactly equal to what shelters and rescues are subject to. Why would they be exempt?


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