National physicians' group criticizes New Jersey hospital for killing dogs as part of medical training
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N.J. hospital is killing dogs for medical training, group claims

A national physicians' group is taking a hospital to task - via billboards - for its use of live dogs in its residency training program. The hospital, Morristown Medical Center, defended the use of dogs in a four-hour offsite training session as an essential way for its emergency medicine doctors to learn crucial skills. Those skills…