Bowie Citizens for Local Animal Welfare
P.O. Box 116
Bowie, Maryland 20719-0116
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CLAW Working to End County Pit Bull Ban
Bowie CLAW recently launched a new initiative, advocating for an end to the Prince George's County Pit Bull Ban. This county law is inhumane, leading to the confiscation and death of many innocent dogs; ineffective in improving public safety; unnecessary, given existing and adequate breed-neutral vicious animal laws; and very costly. All major animal-related organizations, the White House, and even the County's own specially-commissioned Vicious Animal Legislation Task Force of 2002 have come out against such breed-specific legislation.
To ensure the repeal of the law, CLAW is networking with PG County Councilmembers, conducting letter writing campaigns to the PG County Council, providing template letters for the public to edit and send to their representatives, and coordinating with other like-minded animal welfare organizations.
To learn more, see the evidence supporting our position, and find out how you can help, check out our page dedicated to the initiative. As always, we truly appreciate your support!
Come out and get your dogs and cats microchipped quickly and conveniently! Chipping your pets helps ensure you are reunited with your pets if they become lost.
Come one come all, everyone is invited! Mark your calendars to attend a Bowie Citizens for Local Animal Welfare (CLAW) meeting!
News & Information
Bowie CLAW’s annual membership follows the calendar year, so don’t forget to renew for 2016. If you’ve never been a member, the process is the same, and we’d love for you to join!
If you like walking dogs or chillin’ with kitties, become a volunteer at the county shelter! The shelter can always use more volunteers.