Petition: Dogs in hot cars

It can take a little as 6 minutes for a dog to die in a hot car.

Even on cool days, the temperature inside a car can rapidly heat up to double that outside. A dog trapped in this environment can quickly suffer from dehydration and heat stress. In the time it takes to grab something from the shops, a dog left in a car may have already died an agonising death.

Victoria has introduced regulations making it illegal to dangerously leave animals in cars.

There is currently no law in NSW which says it is illegal to leave an animal alone in a hot car.

As we head into summer, we urgently need strong laws that stop people from jeopardising  animals’ lives for the sake of convenience. This cannot wait.

By signing the petition below, you’ll be calling on the NSW Government to urgently change the law and make it a crime to leave any animal alone in a hot car.

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Luke Harrison
Nathan Hay
Ashley Horne
Jen Turner
Pam Ison
Michaela Diamond
Gus Borges
Jane Creagan
Demi Brooker
Angela Coleman
Isaac Bolton
Holly Cummings
Ann Janaway
Sally Williams
Tracy Harris
maria malcolm
Lena Harris
Peter Ledgar
Mary-Louise Owen
Kat Mullen
Brenda Freitag
Lou Featherstone
Margaret Moffat
Jaimee Trembearth
Darren Brollo
Cher Thomas
Gail McDonald
Byron Lambert
Anne Manalo
Laura Young
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