At last report, a judge in Montreal had issued a 2-day stay on the enforcement of the city’s new breed-specific legislation. Now, he has extended that stay until the ASPCA’s challenge has made its way through the courts.
Continue reading More Progress in Montreal
The Montreal SPCA has asked for an injunction on the enforcement of the new breed-specific ban in Montreal. While the judge is considering their concerns, he has issued a 2-day stay. His final decision is expected on Wednesday, before the stay expires.
Watch this space.
I posted a video yesterday concerning the new pit bull ban going into effect in Montreal on October 3rd. What I didn’t mention is the effect this is having on the city’s shelters. Continue reading The Worst Part of Montreal’s Pit Bull Ban
I thought we had progressed beyond breed specific legislation, but a major metropolis in Canada – Montreal – has just passed a pit bull ban. CTV News reports there was a heated debate on the issue, but the bylaw was passed by a margin of 37 – 23. Continue reading Seriously, Montreal? A Pit Bull Ban? Say It Ain’t So!