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Lawmakers say it's time to make animal abuse a federal crime

WASHINGTON (WDVM) — Pretty soon, our pets all across the country could have new protections from the federal government.

Lawmakers say it’s time to make animal abuse a federal crime.

As Washington correspondent Trevor Shirley reports, the effort is getting a lot of support on both sides of the aisle.

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