Equine Law In Ontario

Equine Law In Ontario

Written by: Suzana Gartner and Aram Simovonian One of the most fascinating human-animal relationships is the one which exists between humans and horses. Horses are an integral part of Canadian society[1] and as a response to the important role they play a complex...
A New Standard in Animal Cruelty Cases

A New Standard in Animal Cruelty Cases

In a precedent-setting case, a Quebec Municipal Court has found a Montreal woman guilty of wilfully causing suffering or injury to an animal pursuant to s.445(1)(a) of the Criminal Code. On July 3, 2011, Marina Palakartcheva left her 5-year old bulldog, Ares in the...
What is Pet Law?

What is Pet Law?

Pet law deals with how the law relates to, or impacts, animals and their guardians. Although pet law cases typically involve cats and dogs, this area applies to other companion animals, including birds, rabbits, and horses etc.  Additionally, the broader term of...

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