The people of Montreal have spoken, and they voted their first Mayoress since Jeanne Mance 375 years ago, Valerie Plante, from Projet Montreal. Pet owners rejoice because there is hope for them and their dogs. Projet Montreal will repeal the Breed Specific Legislation that Coderre administration put in place, allowing Animal Control to enter a home without a warrant, seize the family dog and have it killed solely based on their appearance. This is no joke, sadly, and proves how ignorance can overrule common sense despite hard evidence and facts.
But there is hope! Projet Montreal plans on following the Calgary model.
A wonderful article written by Benjamin Shingler of CBC News says it best:
"Valérie Plante of Projet Montréal has been elected mayor of Montreal, sco...