Los Angeles Mayor Villaraigosa, holding a puppy and flanked by City Council members, announces passage of the city's spay/neuter law. Wayne Pacelle, head of the U.S. Humane Society, was on hand. The organization's hidden-camera video of cows at a Chino slaughterhouse being dragged, pushed and hosed got the plant closed down in February and sparked the largest meat recall in U.S. history.
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