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May 14, 2018 - The Washington Post

Wounded pigs and dehydrated ducks: Questions arise about how the Agriculture Department treats its animals

Wounded pigs and dehydrated ducks: Questions arise about how the Agriculture Department treats its animals

Researchers at the Agriculture Department have euthanized healthy kittens, ignored injured pigs and killed dozens of birds through neglect and starvation, government documents show. 

The incidents, which took place at a dozen USDA laboratories over the course of 2017, have drawn new scrutiny to the agency’s research agenda — and its oversight of animal welfare standards.

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