Government

Owner vs. Guardian

View information about the difference between the terms “owner” and “guardian” and what the consequences are if the legal definition is changed; CVMA’s position and fact sheet; and frequently asked questions about this issue.

Ownership vs. Guardianship of Animals – AVMLA White Paper

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