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Diane Dunker testifies with her dog Gert in a Minnesota House committee on Wednesday on a bill that would require inspections of breeders. She adopted the dog after finding out Gert had lived in the poor conditions bill supporters say they are trying to combat with inspections. Danielle Killey | Forum News Service

Legislature considers pet mill crackdown

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By Danielle Killey

Forum News Service

ST. PAUL – Animals rescued from so-called puppy mills often are sick, starving and dirty. But groups like the Animal Humane Society cannot enter those sites until a complaint is lodged about the conditions.


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