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Position Statements

The Humane Society is pleased to share our position statements on pending animal welfare legislation and other topics.

Position Statements

Please click on the links below for our full position statements.

A diverse group of people standing together.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

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Orange cat's paw peaking out of a blanket.

Feline Declawing (Onychectomy)

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A young dog standing outside.

Breed Specific Legislation (BSL)

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Chocolate lab with an orange collar

Use of Choke, Pinch, Prong, Shock & E-Collars

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CFIA Ban on Import of Commercial Dogs into Canada

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Doberman lying down outside on a path in the woods, with cropped ears.

Tail Docking & Ear Cropping

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