http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Nixon adds $1.1 million for oversight of dog breeders http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/nixon-adds-11-million-oversight-dog-breeders <p>Missouri&rsquo;s budget for next fiscal year includes $1.1 million more for oversight of dog breeders.</p><p>Governor Jay Nixon highlighted the funding at a press conference Tuesday at the Humane Society of Missouri in St. Louis.</p><p>The move comes after the governor helped craft a compromise bill this spring that toughened state oversight of dog breeders but scaled back some provisions of the voter-approved initiative Prop B.</p><p>Humane Society of Missouri president Kathy Warnick says the group has no regrets about the compromise. &nbsp;</p> Tue, 14 Jun 2011 18:43:05 +0000 Maria Altman 1432 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Nixon adds $1.1 million for oversight of dog breeders