This chapter introduces the topics discussed throughout the book and describes the development of the field of animal law. Most of the issues pertain to state law, and the introduction notes that the book provides sample documents that practitioners will find useful.
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GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2013-105; GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2013-105
Joan E. Schaffner & Julie L. Fershtman, Introduction, in LITIGATING ANIMAL DISPUTES: A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR LAWYERS 1 (Joan Schaffner & Julie Fershtman eds., 2009).