Thailand’s new animal welfare law sets out conditions for the sale of live animals

THAILAND (Reuters) – Thailand’s Ministry of Animal Welfare (MAW) has announced it will start enforcing the country’s new controversial Animal Welfare Act in March and a court will be set up to investigate the law’s constitutionality.The law, which came into effect on Tuesday, requires owners to give at least 90 days’ notice before selling or …

How to find out what information your dog’s doctor and health care provider has about you

When it comes to health information about you, doctors and health providers are not required to share sensitive information, but many do.The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Veterinary Medical Association and the American Academy for Neurological Disorders and Stroke require that all health care providers make available the following information about their patients: name, …