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Feedback at 5:00: Dining With Your Dog

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For many dog owners, man's best friend is a member of the family no matter what you are doing.

They may ride in your car and sleep at the foot of your bed.

Lansing lawmakers are now working on a law that would let you dine with your dog, too.

The law would allow dogs to eat with you on outdoor patios and restaurants.

Supporters hope it will keep pets safer in the shade, instead of sitting in the car in hot weather waiting for you to come back with water and a doggy bag.

States like Florida and California already allow it.

Would you bring your dog to dine out, or eat at a restaurant that allowed it? It's tonight's Feedback at 5:00.

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