Animal Welfare Bill Passes!

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The South Carolina General Assembly has passed the Animal Welfare Bill and it now heads to the Governor for her approval.

The bill puts in place critical safeguards to protect pets and pet owners and ensures everyone will have access to highest quality of care available.

Animal Welfare Bill highlights:

  • Labeling for prescription medication for pets
  • Updated licensing requirements for pet caregivers
  • Sets record keeping standards for all animal care facilities
  • Establishes a study committee for animal care and welfare issues in South Carolina

Thanks to everyone across the state for joining the effort to make South Carolina a safer place for our pets.