Topical Introductions

Summary: Topical introductions contain a collection of legal materials (cases, laws, and articles) for a specific topic with a short summary and detailed legal analysis. Topics range from dog issues (like dog bite laws, lost dogs, custody issues involving pets in divorce) to complex federal laws such as the U.S. Endangered Species Act or the Animal Welfare Act.


Animal EuthanasiaAnimal Industry Interference/"Ag Gag" LawsAnimal Rights
Assistance Animals and DisabilityCat and Feral Cat  Issues Chimpanzees/Primates
Circus/EntertainmentCITES/TradeCruelty, Domestic Violence, and Hoarding
Disaster PlanningDivorce and CustodyDog Issues
EU Laws/Comparative LawsExotic PetsFarm Animal Issues
Federal LawsFur Production and Fur LawsGenetic Engineering and Animals
Great ApesHorse IssuesInitiatives, and Referendums
Invasive Species and Animal WelfareMarine MammalsMunicipal Ordinances and Animals
Non-US Animal LawPolice Shooting PetsPet/Companion Animal Damages
Pet Sales/Puppy MillsPhilosophy and AnimalsResearch/Testing
Veterinary IssuesWildlife Issues Wills and Trusts