SCR 61, as introduced, Galgiani. Official State Pet.
This measure would declare a shelter pet as the official State Pet.
Fiscal committee: no.
P1 1WHEREAS, There are currently around eight million abandoned
2pets living in animal shelters in the United States; and
3WHEREAS, Three to four million of these dogs and cats are
4euthanized every year; and
5WHEREAS, The Legislature seeks to raise public awareness of
6shelter animals; now, therefore, be it
7Resolved by the Senate of the State of California, the Assembly
8thereof concurring, That the Legislature hereby declares a shelter
9pet as the official State Pet; and be it further
10Resolved, That the Secretary of the Senate transmit copies of
11this resolution to the author for appropriate distribution.