Petitioning Governor Bobby Jindal and 3 others

Governor Bobby Jindal: Prohibit chaining of dogs in ALL LOUISIANA PARISHES & enforce New Orleans tethering law!

From the cold season to extreme heat, and back around again, many LA dogs are tethered on a chain for their entire life of hell, until they die.  Please help.

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Ask Governor Bobby Jindal: Prohibit chaining of dogs in ALL LOUISIANA PARISHES  and observe/ enforce New Orleans dog tethering law. Thank you!

The following communities have banned or regulated chaining in their animal protection ordinances. is another good source of information.

Communities that Prohibit Chaining
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Cobb County, Georgia
New Richmond, Ohio
Maumelle, Arkansas
Houston County, Georgia
Lawton, Oklahoma
Tucson, Arizona
Gwinett County, Georgia
Austin, Texas
Collier County, Florida*
Statham, Georgia
Big Spring, Texas
Escambia County Florida*
Macon/Bibb County, Georgia*
Electra, Texas
Miami, Florida
New Orleans, Louisiana
Ft. Worth, Texas
Okaloosa, Florida
Columbia, Missouri
Georgetown, Texas
Seminole Florida*
Carthage, Missouri
Irving, Texas
Blakely, Georgia
Durham County, North Carolina
Kyle, Texas
Chatham County, Georgia
New Hanover, North Carolina
Live Oak, Texas
Ronoke Rapids, North Carolina
Kanawha County, West Virginia
* May be chained if attended by owner (owner is outside with the dog), which is practically a total ban

Communities that Limit Chaining by Time
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Wichita, Kansas
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Fort Smith, Arkansas
Jefferson County, Kentucky
Laurinburg, North Carolina
Los Angeles, California
Louisville, Kentucky
Scotland County, North Carolina
Kern County, California
Baker, Louisiana
North Royalton, Ohio
San Bernardino, California
Denham County, Louisiana
Chagrin Falls, Ohio
Denver, Colorado
East Longmeadow, Massachusetts
Middletown, Ohio
Dania, Florida
Carroll County, Maryland
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Frederick County, Maryland
Multnomah County, Oregon
Hollywood, Florida
Battle Creek, Michigan
Hazleton, Pennsylvania
Oakland Park, Florida
Red Lake Falls, Minnesota
Oak Ridge, Tennessee
West Palm Beach, Florida
St. Paul, Minnesota
Montgomery County, Tennessee
Wilton Manors, Florida
Creve Coeur, Missouri
Grand Prairie, Texas
Orange County, Florida
O'Fallon, Missouri
Danville, Virginia
Pembroke Park, Florida
Laurinburg, North Carolina
Northampton County, Virginia
Tarpon Springs, Florida
Orange County, North Carolina
Norfolk, Virginia
DeKalb County, Georgia
Camden, New Jersey
Smithfield, Virginia
Bloomington, Indiana
Lower Township, New Jersey
Staunton Virginia
Indianapolis, Indiana
Ocean City, New Jersey
Richmond, Virginia
Marion, Indiana
Sea Isle City, New Jersey
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Dodge City, Kansas
Wildwood, New Jersey
Moundsville, West Virginia
Lawrence, Kansas
Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
Charleston, West Virginia
Leavenworth, Kansas
Canandaigua, New York
Linn, Wisconsin
Overland Park, Kansas
New York City, New York
Racine, Wisconsin
Topeka, Kansas
Huntington West Virginia
Communities that Permit Tethering if Other Conditions are Met (including trolleys)
Fairhope, Alabama
DeKalb County, Georgia
Lincoln, Nebraska
Little Rock, Arkansas
Aurora, Illinois
Dennis Township, New Jersey
North Little Rock, Arkansas
Noblesville, Indiana
Bernalillo County, New Mexico
Hemet, California
Terre Haute, Indiana
Catawba County, North Carolina
Freemont, California
Bowling Green, Kentucky
Greenville,  North Carolina
San Bernardino, California
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Surry, North Carolina
San Diego, California
Ouachita, Louisiana
Allen, Texas
San Francisco, California
St. Charles Parish, Louisiana
Lubbock, Texas
San Jose, California
Montgomery County, Maryland
Richland Hills, Texas
Larimer County, Colorado
Kansas City, Missouri
Washington D.C.
Alachua County, Florida
Raytown, Missouri

Letter to
Governor Bobby Jindal
Louisiana State House
Louisiana State Senate
and 1 other
Louisiana Governor
Please Prohibit the Chaining of Dogs in ALL LOUISIANA PARISHES and observe/ enforce New Orleans dog tethering law.

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