(M) (M) TONIGHT A RHODE ISLAND FAMILY IS SHOCKED AND SADDENED — AFTER THEIR DOG DIED DURING A TRIP TO A WARREN PET GROOMER. (HE) EYEWITNESS NEWS REPORTER STEVE NIELSEN JOINS US NOW WITH … THE LATEST DEVELOPMENTS. (SN) WARREN POLICE SAY DAISY DIED AFTER SLIPPING OFF A TABLE SHE WAS STILL TETHERED TO. HER OWNERS WANT NEW REGULATIONS TO PREVENT THAT FROM HAPPENING TO SOMEONE ELSE’S PET. THADDEUS IIAMS LIVES IN BRISTOL WITH HIS WIFE… DAUGHTER… AND THESE 3 DOGS. they’re our babies. they’re not pets. they’re our babies. THE ONE IN THE MIDDLE… BLACK AND WHITE…. THATS DAISY… AN 8 YEAR OLD…. LAST WEEK…. IIAMS SAYS DAISY WAS GETTING GROOMED AT THE DIRTY DOG IN WARREN…. WHEN HE SAYS HE GOT A CALL FROM THE GROOMER. he said the balck and white one fell off the tabel i pressed him further what happened and he said the dog died. WARREN POLICE CONFIRM THE DOG CHOCKED AFTER THE LEASH TIGHTENED AROUND HIS NECK. the dog must have slipped off the table to know that it struggeld around a noose for 2 to 6 mintues pains me. i was crying i was mad every emotion that can possibly happen to someone. THE GROOMER DID NOT CALL US BACK OR ANSWER THEIR DOOR WEDNESDAY…. WARREN POLICE TELL US THE GROOMER WILL NOT FACE ANY CHARGES…. BECAUSE THERE WERE NO SIGNS OF MALICE… IIAMS SAID THEY HAD A TOUGH TIME BREAKIGN THE NEWS TO THEIR DAUGHTER. its very hard. im a having a hard time processing it. is that jsut heartbreaking? yes very heartbreaking IIAMS WANTS ACTION…. HE BELIEVES MORE REGULATIONS FOR GROOMERS ARE NECESSARY. this could have been avoided if the dog had a longer leash and a body harness. this could have been avoided so that s what we want to see change in the future. (SN) IIAMS WANTS ACTION TO BE TAKEN AT THE STATE HOUSE WITH NEW LEGISLATION…. AGAIN… WE DID REACH OUT TODAY TO THE GROOMER BUT DID NOT HEAR BACK. IM STEVE NIELSEN EYEWITNESS NEWS.