Christian Riehl and his 11-year-old rabbit Lucy at their home in Muir Beach.   David Briggs

California is the first state to require pet stores to buy cats, dogs and rabbits from shelters and rescue centers rather than from breeders. Among the champions of Assembly Bill 485, which goes into effect in January 2019, are Muir Beach rabbit lovers Leslie and Christian Riehl, whose home study today houses four rescued bunnies whose names are scrawled . . .

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