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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11/30/22  8:32 pm
Commenter: Pat Petro

Pet Stores in Virginia

VDACS must strengthen its proposed standards of care for pet shops.

Require that a licensed veterinarian provide protocols for sick animals in their care.

Provide civil penalties for up to $1000 per day until an issue is corrected.

CommentID: 206455