New bill would make shelter animals Michigan's state pet

The measure was introduced by Rep. Padma Kuppa, D-Troy, and supported by a bipartisan group of representatives. The freshman lawmaker said the inspiration came from students in her district hoping to call attention to shelter animals and euthanasia rates.
Published: 6:55 AM EDT April 18, 2019
Updated: 6:55 AM EDT April 18, 2019