Do you have one or more pets at home and have you ever had problems with your neighbourhood? Have you come across owners who have not properly fulfilled their duties and you don’t want to let this go unnoticed? The Firm provides you with all the information you need to clarify both the rights and duties of your best friend within the scope of Animal Law!
The Portuguese Civil Code conferred legal status to animals, recognising their “nature as living beings endowed with sensitivity”.
This gave a new dimension to the owners’ duties towards animals, which are currently punishable by law, mainly in situations of:
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