Local humane society supports new law that may give tax credit to those who adopt pets

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM-TV) – An official with the Schuyler County Humane Society was LIVE on 18 News @ 5:00 p.m. Wednesday to discuss a new law being considered in New York could give tax credits to people who rescue pets.

If passed, pet owners could get up to $125 per pet they adopt from any animal shelter. The credit is only for domestic animals like dogs and cats.

It’s designed to cover the cost of adoption fees and encourage people to adopt animals in need of a home instead of buying them from breeders.

You can watch the full interview in this story.

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