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Meet Billy: A Touching Puppy Mill Rescue Video

The Humane Society of the United States has put together an absolutely touching and wonderful video documenting the rescue of a breeding dog named “Billy” from a puppy mill in North Carolina.

“He had been locked in that cage for so long, the bars had rusted shutóbut his life changed when his rescuer, Adam, pried the bars open and gave him a second chance,” the organization says.

Bill’s story is part of the HSUS’s “Be a Hero” holiday campaign, with a goal of raising $1.5M to help other animals like Billy escape the horrors of puppy mills. Check out his video below –†and jump here to contribute!

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5:15AM PDT on Sep 8, 2014

I wish them the best humans and home!
Blessed be all of the people who rescue the animals.

3:28AM PDT on Mar 15, 2014

a happy ending

3:27AM PDT on Mar 15, 2014

Thanks for sharing

9:45AM PDT on Mar 14, 2014

What a cutie. So glad at least Billy has a happy home. There are so many other sweet pups out there who deserve the same.

1:24PM PST on Mar 8, 2014

What a wonderful person for taking care of these animals and so glad they closed down this site.

5:39PM PDT on Oct 17, 2013

Puppy mills have to end.

11:26PM PDT on Sep 27, 2013

Aww! But this poor baby can find happiness now with a caring daddy. It's so rewarding to see the neglected find loving homes. :)

11:04AM PDT on Sep 16, 2013

sweet outcome

7:22AM PDT on Sep 8, 2013

thanks

8:36AM PDT on Jul 25, 2013

Thank you , i am glad Billy was rescued

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