DOG FIGHTING BILL – SB2934 – has passed in the Mississippi Senate and House! It will now go to the governor to be signed into law!!!
From July 1, 2018, anyone involved in any aspect of organizing a fight, or in any manner of keeping, training, transporting dogs, or holding or supplying paraphernalia for a dog-fight will be subject to a fine of $1,000 to $5,000 and/or a one to five-year jail term. A second offense will carry a fine of $5,000 to $10,000 or a three to ten-year jail term. Convicted spectators will receive a fine of $500 to $5,000 and up to one year in jail. Read the story below for all of the details.
Check out the full story on the Humane Society’s website by click on the following link.