Pet Stores http://michiganradio.org en Lawmakers consider tougher penalties for animal neglect and cruelty http://michiganradio.org/post/lawmakers-consider-tougher-penalties-animal-neglect-and-cruelty <p>Two bi-partisan bills that subject pet shop operators and breeders to rules against animal neglect and cruelty are on their way to the Michigan House.</p><p>Senate Bills 285 and 286 also toughen penalties for animal neglect or cruelty, depending on the offender's prior convictions and the number of animals involved.</p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 21:31:12 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 15292 at http://michiganradio.org Lawmakers consider tougher penalties for animal neglect and cruelty