Candidate for Governor Shri Thanedar answers allegations of abandoning dogs used in testing 04/27/2018 5:16 am PDT Comments WXYZ via WXYZ: LANSING, Mich. -- (WXYZ) -- Shri Thanedar is being dogged by allegations he tested drugs prior to going to market on dogs and monkeys, and when the business went under the animals were abandoned. “As a result of our research, no animal was ever harmed. This is a necessary evil.. You've got to do testing if we want the medicine,” Thanedar tells 7 Investigator Jim Kiertzner. This happened in 2010 in upstate Middletown, New York. The Times Herald-Record covered it and posted a video on You Tube of the rescue of a reported 118 Beagles. FULL STORY: Candidate for Governor Shri Thanedar answers allegations of abandoning dogs used in testing - WXYZ #AnimalCruelty #Michigan #WXYZ Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.