Thu, Aug 15th, 2019 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ETREGISTER NOW
Animals from a wide variety of species are sold in retail locations across the country. Law enforcement, Animal Control/Animal Services, Humane Investigators, and Criminal Justice Professionals frequently receive complaints about the standard of care for animals in these establishments.
- What constitutes a crime in these situations and how would an investigator know what is an appropriate standard of care?
- Are there industry standards for animals sold in these environments? Are there statutes that govern the retail sale of pets?
- Do these statutes uniformly apply to all species?
This session will cover a broad overview of the information needed when investigating cases involving
the retail sale of pets.