Below you will find some of the letters written by individuals to our council members to help them understand how this ordinance is bad in so many ways.  Many of these letters are from "Out of town" people who regularly travel to Louisville for one of the largest dog shows in the country.
They show that there will be an economic impact to the Louisville community as well.


FROM SUBJECT

Dr. Jonathan Gassett
(The Commissioner of The Kentucky Department Of Fish Wildlife)
A letter to Mayor Jerry Abramson about the ordinance and it's effects.

Karen Perry Letter to council members detailing the economic impact of the cluster dog show on the area and the effect the ordinance will have on it. Good read.

Karen Brinkley Addresses how travelers through our area being required to license their pets as they pass through.

Carolyn Zembrodt "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Hermine Stover "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Ellen Kapen It not just the show that looses out. So do local business, year round.

Cherie Graves "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Paula Grecco "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Karen Brinkley 8th Draft - Animal Dealer's License

Karen Brinkley The reason Metro Animal Services was formed and how this ordinance will affect it.

Marilyn Homer "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Margaret Williamson "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Cathy & Frank Murch "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Sandy Underwood The simpler things in life.

Karen Brinkley Dangerous Animal Definition includes rats, mice, guinea pigs, hamsters, etc.

Bill Moore "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Margo Milde "Out of town" breeder / handler of show dogs will not travel to or through Louisville.

Karen Brinkley Tables are just as dangerous....

Robyn Kevlin "Out of town" traveler will not travel to or through Louisville anymore.

Dana Kelley Person will not visit Louisville if the ordinance passes. See councilman Jim King's response.

Karen Brinkley Legal problem with Pit bull definition

Michelle Maxim Stop the legislation madness.

Mary Savage "Out of town" visitor will not travel to or through Louisville if the ordinance is passed..

Nancy Smith Pending Legislation - Come to your senses