Minnesota Enacts New Law to Protect Renter’s Pets

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me)– In a significant move to enhance animal welfare, Minnesota has introduced new tenant protection laws this year, prominently featuring the anti-declaw law. This law marks a substantial shift in the state’s approach to pet ownership within rental housing. Representative Maria Isa Perez Vega highlighted that prior to this law, landlords in… Continue reading Minnesota Enacts New Law to Protect Renter’s Pets

Enhanced Pet Protection for Minnesota Renters

ST. PAUL, MN (trfnews.i234.me) – Minnesota renters and their pets now have additional safeguards under a new law, aimed specifically at protecting pets in rental housing. Key Aspects of the New Law: Anti-Declaw Law: The law includes provisions against the declawing of cats and the devocalizing of dogs. Representative Maria Isa Pérez-Vega highlighted that previously,… Continue reading Enhanced Pet Protection for Minnesota Renters

Structure Fire at Grand Forks Duplex Claims Lives of Four Pets; Two Residents Hospitalized

Structure Fire at Grand Forks Duplex Claims Lives of Four Pets; Two Residents Hospitalized

Grand Forks (trfnews.i234.me) – On December 20, 2023, at around 10:32 am, the Grand Forks Fire Department swiftly responded to a distress call concerning a structure fire located at 1118 1st Avenue North. Upon their arrival, firefighters encountered dense smoke emanating from the front of a two-story duplex. Fortunately, all occupants had evacuated the premises… Continue reading Structure Fire at Grand Forks Duplex Claims Lives of Four Pets; Two Residents Hospitalized

Aurora fire claims the life of a man and three pets

AURORA, Minnesota (trfnews.i234.me) An investigation is underway into the cause of a house fire that killed a man and three pets in northeast Minnesota on Thursday night. Just after 6:30 p.m., Aurora Fire Department engines were dispatched for a fire at 17 W. 6th Avenue North on the northern edge of the city of Aurora.… Continue reading Aurora fire claims the life of a man and three pets

Christmas Day Fire Destroys Home Near Bemidji, 3 Pets Perish

PINEWOOD, MN (trfnews.i234.me) A young couple and their baby escaped injury following a Christmas Day fire northwest of Bemidji, Minnesota. But their home and 3 pets were lost. A GoFundMe page has been setup at: https://gofund.me/173afb3e