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Animal Law

A guide to resources available online and in the library on the law surrounding pets and service animals, wild animals, wild game, and livestock.

General Information


Animal Laws in Texas

Below you will find references to some frequently-asked-about Texas laws that govern animals and how humans interact with them. See other pages of this guide for more laws and information.

E-Books and Databases Available from the State Law Library

These e-books contain information on animal law. These e-books can be viewed by those who have signed up for a free library account with the State Law Library. Only Texas residents are eligible to sign up. Signing up is free.