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California Finally Ends Cruel “Dog Blood Bank” Harvesting Practices

3 days ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

It's a victory in California for dogs and the people who love them! Governor Gavin Newsom just signed California Assembly Bill 1282 into law, which will finally allow the state to forgo its requirement that transfusion blood come from caged warehouse dogs.
Until this ruling, California was the only state that required blood sold for veterinary transfusions to come from two privately-owned companies: Hemopet and Animal Blood Resources International. These companies keep hundreds of donor dogs at their facilities for the sole purpose of collecting their blood.
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