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Topic Area on Canada Dangerous Dog Laws by Jacquelyn Shaw (2009)

Canadian General Criminal Law Provisions

Simon Shields, an attorney in Toronto, has published two outlines that will be useful for those interested in Canadian animal law. The first is a general review of the national anti-cruelty laws. The second is a consideration of Ontario’s Dog and Cat Control Ordinance.

Research Guide for Canadian Animal Law

Legal Research Guide for Canadian Animal Law by Annie Belanger (2005)

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Species at Risk Law (SARA)

Federal Cruelty to Animals Law (Canada R.S.C. 1985, c. C46)

Sections 219 - 221 related to Criminal Negligence of the Federal Criminal Code (R.S.C. 1985, c. C-46, s. 219 - 221)

Table of Canada Laws

Table of Animal-Related Cases