Thank you so much for supporting dog-friendliness in New York City!
Please fill out the form below to populate a letter of support for Introduction 0886, a pet safety bill that amends the administrative code of the city of New York to allowing pet harbors to be placed on sidewalks in front of commercial establishments.
Your letter of support will be included in a packet of other supporters to be distributed to City Council members and the Transportation Committee.
HOW YOUR LETTER WILL LOOK
Dear Chair Rodriguez and Members of the Transportation Committee,
My name is [NAME] and I am a dog owner living in New York City. I am writing in whole-hearted support of Introduction 886 (Espinal).
As a dog owner living in [NEIGHBORHOOD], I am far too often faced with difficult choices because so many businesses cannot accommodate pets. It can be hard to have a dog in NYC because…[WHAT IS HARD FOR YOU ABOUT LIVING WITH A DOG IN THE CITY]
DogSpot improves my life by… [HOW DID/WOULD DOGSPOT IMPROVE YOUR LIFE AS AN NYC RESIDENT]
When I learned that NYC has the option to be more dog-friendly if only for adjusting city sidewalk regulations, I was moved to speak up! The possibility of living more easily with my dog in the city is very exciting, and legislation that meets NYC residents where they are must be encouraged.
This bill would change my life with my dog and I urge that the Council pass this legislation. I look forward to the day when I can truly enjoy this great city alongside my best friend, [DOG’S NAME.]