Anti-Chaining Laws |
Attacks by Chained Dogs |
The news articles on the pages linked below dramatically illustrate the dangers
chained dogs pose to the community. Children
across the country have recently been killed and seriously injured by
You will also see many stories of animal cruelty and neglect related to
chaining. These stories should convince people that chaining is a common
form of animal cruelty that needs to be stopped. Also, chained dogs are
often a sign of other illegal activities such as dog fighting and drugs.
Special Articles and Official Statements
For editorials and statistics from the CDC, AVMA, and USDA, read special articles and official statements
that illustrate how chaining is inhumane for dogs and dangerous for people.