Pet Safety and Protection Act of 2009

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To amend the Animal Welfare Act to ensure that all dogs and cats used by research facilities are obtained legally.

Bill limits who can provide a research facility with an animal to be used as a research subject. The bill limits donors to a specific list, including: a shelter, breeder,or an individual who has owned the animals for not less than 1 year.