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Thursday, 04 February 2010 19:00

West Hollywood to Ban Sale of Dogs & Cats in Pet Stores

West Hollywood to Ban Sale of Dogs & Cats in Pet Stores

Publication date: 2010-02-04

Publication: Rights

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On Monday evening, West Hollywood, CA came much closer to being the second city in the US to ban the sale of cats and dogs in pet shops when the city council unanimously approved a proposed ordinance. The first was South Lake Tahoe, CA, in 2009.

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