Dog Protection Act

  • UPDATE: Colorado signs pro-animal bills into law

    UPDATE: Colorado signs pro-animal bills into law

    DogTime.com first told you about Colorado Senate Bill 226 back in April, when dog owners and animal advocates across the state joined legislators on both sides of the aisle in calling for mandatory police training as a means to prevent tragic dog shootings. Well, it looks like state policymakers have taken notice. After gaining unanimous […]

  • Colorado dog owners push for police training to stop tragic shootings

    Colorado dog owners push for police training to stop tragic shootings

    Police officers often have mere seconds to make some very difficult life or death decisions — it’s just the nature of the job. Sadly, sometimes these split-second decisions result in the death of a beloved family dog, and all because the officer responding to a call did not properly interpret the dog’s behavior before using […]