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Pet breeder regulations advance in Minnesota Legislature

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ST. PAUL -- Stories about dog and cat breeders who abuse animals hit the news a couple of times a year, providing a reason Minnesota lawmakers are considering regulations.


Similar bills have been debated for at least seven years, without passing. But this year bills are moving through the House and Senate and appear to have the best chance ever.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.