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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12/21/22  7:28 am
Commenter: Joan Kilmarnock va

Stop dog/ cat sales in retail store fronts

Dogs and cat should NOT be sold through store fronts.  This practice initiated the puppy mill problem.  The animals are raised in poor conditions and not healthy.  Unfair to them on all levels. Please stop this practice.

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