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PETITION - Demand Jail Time for Pet Store Owner Accused of Repeated Cruelty
Animals  (tags: pet shops, repeated animal abuse, animal cruelty charges, justice for animals, prevention of further mistreatment, punishment for animal abusers, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, huge suffering )

Sabine
- 26 days ago - forcechange.com
Over 60 puppies were found crammed inside a van outside of a pet store that was recently closed due to animal welfare complaints. Police patrolling the area heard whining and whimpering coming from a parked vehicle.
Petition: Stop the Killing of Fish Store Fish Now!
Animals  (tags: pet shops, fish lovers, Aquarium fishes, animal welfare laws, proper animal care, prevention of mistreatment, stronger regulations, protection )

Sabine
- 32 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hundreds of pet fish are dying each month from starvation, high nitrate levels, parasites such as ick, fungal and bacterial infections. I have approached the caretakers for these fish and even the manager only to be told the fish all look fine.
PETITION - Urge PetSmart To End Relationship With Inhumane Reptile Mill
Animals  (tags: pet shops, reptile pet trade, reptile mills, unsanitary conditions, bad health, non-proper caring, animalrights, punishment for animal abusers, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger regulations, stricter protection, animal welfare laws )

Sabine
- 59 days ago - forcechange.com
A recent PETA investigation has unearthed unhealthy and inhumane conditions at a reptile mill in Ohio that sells reptiles to the large retailer PetSmart. The animals kept at this facility were subjected to unsanitary, cramped living conditions in...
PETITION - Punish Woman for Allegedly Letting Dog Die of Parvovirus
Animals  (tags: pet shops, animal trade, Sick animals, needless suffering, animalrights, animalwelfare, prevention, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, punishment for animal abusers, justice for animals )

Sabine
- 66 days ago - forcechange.com
A pet store owner faces animal cruelty charges after allegedly failing to care for a Yorkie puppy, which ultimately lead to his death. This woman, who's also the wife of an animal control officer, reportedly sold the puppy to a couple, but the helpless..
Stop Euthanisia of Unsold Dogs in Pet Stores
Animals  (tags: animal killing, pet shops, abuse, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, ethics, protection, suffering, sadness )

Sabine
- 381 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In many pet stores, if dogs are not sold after a certain amount of time, they are euthanized. This treatment is inhumane and needs to be stopped. All life forms must be respected. No life deserves to be ended.
Help Cut Puppy Factory Cruelty Out of Pet Shops! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, puppy mills, pet shops, investigation, pets, protection, sadness, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, abused, rescued, society, death )

Julie
- 618 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
Secret ties between some pet shops and the puppy factory trade are helping fuel the biggest problems facing dogs in Australia today. But shopping centers could help change that!
Canada's First Citywide Ban on Sales of Puppies at Pet Shops
Animals  (tags: canada, banning, citrywide, sale of puppies, pet shops, animal welfare, legalisation )

Simone
- 2013 days ago - animals.change.org
El Paso, Texas recently enacted very mild laws regulating the sales of pets in an effort to combat puppy mills and encourage adoption, a move which caused a local Petland franchise to go ballistic and start suing animal rescuers.
RSPCA Calls for Boycott of Pet Shop Puppies
Animals  (tags: RSPCA, puppy farm, pet shops )

Albert
- 2122 days ago - theage.com.au
HOW much is that doggie in the window? The RSPCA says too much, considering it is probably a bitzer cleverly marketed as a designer dog. It has probably come off a puppy factory production line and could be prone to a range of costly health and behaviour
Oprah Show: 99 Percent Of Pet Stores Get Puppies From Mills
Animals  (tags: oprah show, pet shops, puppy mills, neglected dogs, animal rights, welfare, advocates, close puppy mills )

Simone
- 2948 days ago - newsnet5.com
Oprah Winfrey sent Lisa Ling undercover to investigate puppy mills. The show detailing the horrendous treatment of the dogs aired on Friday. The show revealed that about 99 percent of pet stores in America receive their pets from puppy mills. There
Speak Out for Tiny Pet-Shop Turtles!
Animals  (tags: tiny turtles, pet shops, mistreated, neglected )

Simone
- 2957 days ago - peta.org
A number of visitors to Too Many Feathers Pet Center--a pet store in La Vista, Nebraska--have contacted PETA with their concerns that the animals in this store are forced to live in filthy enclosures. We are told that dead fish are typically seen in nearly
Saving the Puppy in the Window
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, pet shops, homelessanimals, unwanted animals, animal advocates, humane societies )

Simone
- 2985 days ago - pr-usa.net
In 1989 when Deborah Howard noticed the cramped and unsanitary conditions at a Docktor Pet Center in Atlanta, one of more than 300 franchise locations, she became enraged. A tiny yellow Labrador puppy was pressing an open cut against the wire bars of its
Ban The Sale of Animals In Pet Shops - Australia
Animals  (tags: pet shops, puppy farms, unwanted, homeless animals, animal welfare )

Simone
- 2991 days ago - gopetition.com
Resist the temptation to buy that gorgeous kitten or puppy in the window. Because this lucrative pet shop market exists in Australia, backyard breeders and "puppy farms" who supply to pet shops continue to churn out more and more poor puppies and kittens
Say No to Animals in Pet Shops- Put a Stop to Puppy Farms and Mass Breeding
Animals  (tags: pet shops, puppy farms, animal shelters, unwanted animals, animal welfare )

Simone
- 2991 days ago - saynotoanimalsinpetshops.com
Approximately 130,000 dogs and 60,000 cats are killed at pounds every year. Unbelievable, eh? The practice of selling animals from pet shops promotes impulse buying and irresponsible breeding for profit. Please help us to stop it. We already have
Many Shops Keep Pets in Desperate Conditions
Animals  (tags: abu dhabi, animals, pets, pet shops, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty )

Jacquelin
- 3005 days ago - gulfnews.com
Abu Dhabi: At least 14 per cent of pet shops in the UAE are in poor condition with low levels of animal welfare standards, according to a survey conducted by the UAE CITES Scientific Authority at Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi (EAD) last year. CITES (t
MP Tries to Ban Pet Shops From Selling Cats and Dogs - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, new south wales, nsw, pet shops, selling, legislation, parliament, cats, dogs, pets )

Chrissy
- 3121 days ago - news.com.au
INDEPENDENT New South Wales MP Clover Moore has introduced legislation in State Parliament that would outlaw the selling of cats and dogs in pet shops. Ms Moore said her Animals (Regulation of Sale) Bill, introduced into the Legislative Assembly today
 

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