Flaw in Northam’s amendment foils bid to regulate state’s largest dog-breeding center

A loophole in state law that exempts Virginia’s largest dog-breeding facility from state oversight will stand for another year after lawmakers rejected a flawed amendment intended to close the exemption. Gov. Ralph Northam offered the amendment that would have extended state inspections and regulation to the Covance Research Products facility in Cumberland County which breeds … Continue reading Flaw in Northam’s amendment foils bid to regulate state’s largest dog-breeding center