USDA cites two Pennsylvania labs for animal deaths
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Dr. Elizabeth Goldentyer
Director, USDA, Eastern Region
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Please LEVY a MAXIMUM FINE against both Penn state University and Temple University for their blatant disregard of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). Penn State University negligence took the life of a sheep in connection to an unapproved surgery, while Temple University carelessness euthanized the wrong cat. This behavior must NOT be tolerated and MUST be punished to the fullest extent of the law.

USDA cites two Pennsylvania labs for animal deaths
September 5, 2017

WHP-TV Harrisbug, PA - Federal regulators are citing two Pennsylvania university research laboratories for negligent animal deaths. an Ohio-based watch dog group called " "stop animal exploitation NOW" or saen " says a USDA inspection report shows Penn state was cited following the death of a sheep. the report states the sheep died from complications after a cardiac bypass procedure -- but the staff wasn't approved to perform the procedure on the sheep. the staff also reportedly moved the Animal to avoid quote -- "non compliance." temple is the other university being cited. the report shows quote "unqualified personnel" at temple euthanized the wrong cat.

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