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Animal breeder fined $35 million for violating animal protection laws

Virginia-based Envigo RMS LLC and Envigo Global Services Inc. have been fined $35 million for the inhumane treatment of more than 4,000 beagles.

News 12 Staff

Jun 5, 2024, 11:18 AM

Updated 12 days ago

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An animal breeder will pay the largest fine ever in an animal welfare case for violating animal protection laws.
Virginia-based Envigo RMS LLC and Envigo Global Services Inc. have been fined $35 million for the inhumane treatment of more than 4,000 beagles.
The Westchester County SPCA rescued the beagles. Sentencing is scheduled for October 7.


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