Go. lawmakers urge US to suspend Envigo’s license, to bar sale of 500 beagles | State and Regional News

Twenty-nine Virginia lawmakers are urging the federal government to suspend Cumberland beagle breeder Envigo’s license in order to prevent it from selling 500 dogs for research to fulfill its remaining contracts. “We urge you to do so immediately as a first step toward protecting these animals from further suffering,” the bipartisan collection of lawmakers wrote … Read more

Go. lawmakers urge US to suspend Envigo’s license, to bar sale of 500 beagles | Govt-and-politics

Twenty-nine Virginia lawmakers are urging the federal government to suspend Cumberland beagle breeder Envigo’s license in order to prevent it from selling 500 dogs for research to fulfill its remaining contracts. “We urge you to do so immediately as a first step toward protecting these animals from further suffering,” the bipartisan collection of lawmakers wrote … Read more

Pit bull ban to stay in ordinance | News

OTTUMWA — Upon further review, the breed-specific legislation regarding the pit bull terrier will remain in the City of Ottumwa’s revised animals ordinance. The second revision of Chapter 7 of the city’s code, which discusses animals, is expected to be presented for a first reading to the city council at Tuesday’s meeting inside City Hall. … Read more

Owner of Dodge County animal rescue charged with failing to properly care for dogs | State & Regional

TOWN OF TRENTON – The owner of Frosty’s Fosters Animal Rescue faces several misdemeanor charges related to the treatment of the animals under her care after 19 dogs were found in crates in an unlicensed location. According to a press release issued Monday from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, Joseph Nicholas and Sgt. Eric Krueger … Read more

Owner of Dodge County animal rescue charged with failing to properly care for dogs | State & Regional

TOWN OF TRENTON – The owner of Frosty’s Fosters Animal Rescue faces several misdemeanor charges related to the treatment of the animals under her care after 19 dogs were found in crates in an unlicensed location. According to a press release issued Monday from the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, Joseph Nicholas and Sgt. Eric Krueger … Read more