Proposed legislation in Seattle, Washington, USA, would tax petfood distributors an additional US$0.03 cents per pound, according to King 5 News .
Supporters of HB 1406 and SB 5329 said animal euthanasia costs the state millions of dollars annually and think the tax, which would subsidize spaying and neutering for low income pet owners, could cut those numbers.
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