Rainy Day sits in quarantine after an accidental and minor scratch given to his petmom, who feared he’d be taken away due to an over-reaching state law dealing with public health.
Kathryn Bushong sees the need to amend Texas law after fearing her cat would be taken away. The trouble began when Kathryn was scratched by her cat Rainy Day and she went to the doctor for the slight swelling that resulted. Now rainy Day is quarantined.
A Texas law meant to protect the public from rabies has the vaccinated house pet quarantined and her petmom concerned that she might have lost her cat due to protections that go too far. She thinks it’s time to make changes to the law.