Florida bill would punish people for leaving their pets behind during a hurricane, natural disaster

Republican Sen. Joe Gruters, of Sarasota, is sponsoring Senate Bill 1738, which would make it a first-degree misdemeanor to leave a restrained dog outside and unattended during a manmade disaster or natural disaster.
Published: 6:27 PM EDT March 19, 2019
Updated: 6:26 PM EDT March 19, 2019