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      Beagle rescued from lab adjusting in New Hampshire

      Franklin the beagle rests at his new home in New Hampshire. (Photo: Dennis Paquet )

      A beagle who spent his entire life in a laboratory is enjoying the dog days of summer in New Hampshire.

      Franklin is one of seven beagles that were rescued by the Beagle Freedom Project from a laboratory in the D.C. area.

      Franklin had spent the last four years at the lab. This week, he moved to New Hampshire to be with a new family. They told ABC7's Kris Van Cleave that Franklin is adjusting and is tired.

      The California-based Beagle Freedom Project rescues beagles used in animal experimentation.