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NBC News: Lawmakers move to end 'barbaric' dog experiments at the VA

The Department of Veteran Affairs’ inspector general is reviewing whether the agency flouted regulations on dog experimentation, as a new bill was introduced to outlaw the often-gruesome testing.

ABC News 5 Cleveland: Lawmakers are pushing to ban controversial dog testing

A program in Cleveland designed to help improve the health of our wounded veterans is getting a closer look.

USA Today: Fatal experiments on dogs are happening at the VA. Now, the inspector general is investigating

The inspector general at the Department of Veterans Affairs has launched an investigation of fatal research experiments on dogs at the agency as lawmakers renew a push to stop the tests.

CNN: Merkley bill would stop USDA from euthanizing kittens

Democratic Sen. Jeff Merkley is joining forces with a Republican congressman to stop Agriculture Department researchers from euthanizing kittens used in their work. Merkley told CNN he introduced on Wednesday a Senate version of the KITTEN Act — officially, the “Kittens in Traumatic Testing Ends Now Act of 2018.”