I had to leave town for a few days for work and during my absence i had left my dog under my boyfriend's supervision. When i got back my boyfriend told me that he had asked a mutual friend of ours to watch my dog for a night because my boyfriend (due to a critical accident involving a family... Read more »
Make a written demand to your friend, his coworker and the new "owner" that they return the dog and/or pay its fair market value/replacement cost (set a specific amount), plus punitive damages for theft (set a specific amount).
If the dog isn't returned, sue in Small Claims for your...Read more »
You aren't trying to get your dog back. You are trying to adopt a dog from the shelter that you previously owned. The shelter owns the dog now. It can impose whatever restrictions it wants on adoption.
Locking up an animal 24/7 could be a violation of Penal Code § 597f, which provides, in part: "Every owner of any animal, who permits the animal to be without proper care and attention, shall, on conviction, be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor." Failure to clean the area could also be a violation....Read more »
We are subletting. Our roommates found a very sweet stray puppy and chose to keep it, but he makes a huge mess and they don't seem to care. We have to pick up after it. My partner if furious and wants to take it to the pound. Is that a legal course of action?
she had him abandoned many people were complaining about how no one was taking care of him and she ended up giving him to me because she was looking for a new home for him. She never got him vaccinated or chipped she got him from a breeder and payed 2000 for him, I started taking care of him and... Read more »
Your question says she gave the dog to you, but your description indicates that you simply started taking care of it. A completed gift cannot be revoked. However, taking care of someone else's property doesn't make you the owner. Her being a bad owner doesn't make you the owner. Decide what...Read more »
I believe that the trailer park can limit size and breed, except for service dogs or support dogs. Any exclusions that impact those dogs have to be based upon that specific dog's safety concerns - not breed or size.
My dog got her dog pregnant while I took care of her in heat dog. She said her dog is at tail end of in heat time. She told me when puppies will be born but will not include or even talk to me now. Am I entitled to a puppy when they are born?
We have 2 dogs but the one she didn't give us found a Wellbutrin pill on the ground. Makde her test positive for meth/ amphetamine so the daughter assumed it was meth and came into our house and took the puppy without owners consint
Generally, if the dog is yours, she would not have a right to take it back unless specified otherwise in the purchase/sale agreement. You can report to the police that the dog was stolen. You can sue in Small Claims for its return and let the judge decide who the owner is.
So for the past 3 weeks this dog that we believed that was a stray, ie. it had no collar, has been visiting us at all hours of the day, 24/7. Around the third week, we took him into our house as we did not want him to get struck by a car during his daily trek to visit my dog. This stray was... Read more »
You had no right to give away someone else's dog. If the owner could not be located, the dog should have been given to Animal Control for it to put up for legal adoption. If the owner decides to sue you and/or the new "owner", s/he stands a good chance of success. You and/or the new "owner" may...Read more »
My guinea pig was in my backyard and wondered into my neighbor’s back yard once we asked them about my guinea pig they lied about having him... When my brother saw them w my guinea pig i’m extremely worried about my guinea pig because they weren’t properly taking care of him...Please help
If ASPCA is part of Animal Control (i.e. law enforcement) in your City/County, it can enter your property with a warrant, or under exigent circumstances. Your landlord could give access to common areas.
If you're being harassed by a third party debt collector, it's an issue where you don't have to sit back and take the abuse. You would have a right to proceed under the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act ("FDCPA") and likely also under the analogous state law. This does not necessarily mean that...Read more »
My mom had agreed to care for my dog for me until i got on my feet i would still come and visit regularly. One day she decided out of nowhere that her boyfriend was all of a sudden allergic to her. Her Knowing full well I couldn’t take her back right away . I asked her to give me a few days time... Read more »
I would like to get information or advice as to what steps i should take to request my pets medical records. I feel the attending vets didnt inform me of the risks of procedures done they also missed a diagnosis that i had to bring to their attention. The vets were very short and npt informative.... Read more »
You can file a lawsuit for veterinary malpractice. You would need to obtain all of the treatment records and have them reviewed by an independent vet who would testify how your vet committed malpractice. Malpractice is not just attempting a treatment that was unsuccessful. Medical professionals...Read more »
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