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Governor signs laws to protect animals from unnecessary research, expand microchipping

Animal rights advocates are cheering the signing this week of several measures by Gov. Gavin Newsom that his office says will advance animal welfare in the state. Senate Bill 879, also known as the PET Act (Prohibiting Extraneous Testing) was put forth by Sen. Scott Wiener (D-San Francisco) and aims to end “unnecessary” toxicological testing […]