|Action||Promulgate regulation required by Chapter 1284 of the 2020 Acts of Assembly|
|Comment Period||Ends 12/23/2022|
Stores selling animals as pets should face more serious consequences if they do not provide comfortable and safe facilities and care for their animals.
Many pet shoppers are not equipped to assess the conditions the animals are provided.
When inspections find them inadequate, improvements must be required and fines levied to prevent the continued abuse of the animals in their care.