A NJ bill just introduced would prohibit enforcement of provision in decedent’s will that would require euthanasia of healthy domestic companion animal.  See S4060 and sister bill A5691.

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Continue Reading Limiting pet owners’ wishes for their pets set forth in their will based on public policy concerns.

Attorneys arguing on behalf of the Nonhuman Rights Project (NRP), are attempting to free four chimpanzees from “captivity” in New York (well, actually, just changing the location of their captivity). 
Continue Reading Pets and Domestic Animals in New York May Be Able To Sue Their Owners