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Chicago Bans the Sale of Puppy Mill Pups in Pet Stores!
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- 1311 days ago -
Last week, with ALDF support, Chicago passed a landmark ordinance that will ban Chicago pet stores from selling puppies, cats, or bunnies that originate from "puppy mills" (large-scale breeding facilities).
Puppy Mills, One Down (for Now), 99 More to Go - VIDEO
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- 1509 days ago -
One of the puppy millers on the HSUS's Horrible Hundred list has given up their license after receiving fines for violations ranging from neglect to failure to provide veterinary care. The commercial breeder aka puppy miller, is Debra Pratt and her Iowa
51 Maltese Dogs Abandoned on a Country Road in Texas
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- 1797 days ago -
A puppy mill operator's cowardly act nearly cost dozens of dogs their lives. Rescue is under way
'I Will Be Saved' Anti-Puppy Mill PSA (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: puppy mills, video, puppy mill, cruelty, suffering )

- 1968 days ago -
Anti-puppy mill advocate Jennifer Peterson wrote, directed and co-produced a striking new public service announcement for the Humane Society's "Why Puppy Mills Stink" competition. The video, which won the Humane Society's People's Choice Award, showcases
New York's Charlemagne's Law
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, suffering, puppy mills, protection, pets )

- 2019 days ago -
Lorianne Pagano never knew about puppy mills. Her first experience with puppy mill dogs was the hardest. In 2003, her husband purchased for her a little Brussels Griffon puppy from a pet store in Amityville, NY. They were delighted with their new
Better Lives for 122 Dogs Rescued From Indiana Puppy Mill! Video!
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- 2509 days ago -
More than 100 dogs saved from a Bloomfield, Ind., puppy mill are now on their way to better lives, thanks to the efforts of local authorities, area humane organizations, and The Humane Society of the United States, which acted as the lead animal welfare
So Where Are These Puppy Mills?
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- 2516 days ago -
Thanks to television reports, websites, and word-of-mouth, the word "puppy mill" has gone mainstream in just a few years. No longer is the public ignorant of the pain and frustration inflicted on the animals living in these crowded conditions.
Will Texas Become America's Next Puppy Mill Capital?
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- 2519 days ago -
Texas leads the nation in many things, including drunk driving deaths, executions, and prison rapes. Now it is poised to add something new to the list: The Lone Star State may soon become the puppy mill capital of the United States.
New Chair of Senate Ag Means New Chance to Crack Down on Puppy Mills
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- 2520 days ago -
Senate Ag (technically, the U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry) is important to us, because a lot of animal-related legislation moves through it in its way to passage, and unfortunately, a lot of good bills have stalled out in
Missouri Puppy Pimps Take a Hit .
Offbeat  (tags: voters, legalisation, missouri, puppy mills, animal welfare, protection laws )

- 2539 days ago -
In yesterday's midterm elections, Missouri voters approved a measure that gives dogs who are mass bred in puppy mills some long overdue relief. Missouri holds the unenviable distinction of being our nation's puppy mill capital.
Pittsburgh Pet Store Becomes Latest Convert to the Adoption Option
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- 2547 days ago -
A Petland franchise store in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has decided not to support commercial breeders anymore. When the five purebred puppies and three designer dogs who were in the store earlier this week are sold out, they're turning over their
Canada's First Ban on Puppies in Pet Stores
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- 2557 days ago -
HSI Canada applauds Richmond (a Vancouver suburb) City Council for drafting a bylaw amendment that will ban the sale of puppies in commercial pet stores. The amendment, originally proposed by Councilor Ken Johnson, is the first of its kind in Canada.
Joe the Plumber Invites Puppy Mills to the Tea Party
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- 2568 days ago -
There is nothing good about puppy mills. I'm not sure I can sum it up any better than dog trainer Victoria Stilwell (of Animal Planet's It's Me or the Dog): "I literally fail to understand how any decent, moral self-respecting human being can oppose
Tea Partiers Barking Mad Over Puppy-Mill Humane Measure in Missouri
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, puppy mills, Missouri )

- 2569 days ago -
The state of Missouri is known throughout the humane community as "puppy mill central," a state which by some reckonings is home to nearly a third of the nation's wretched breeding factories that churn out litter after litter of puppies that can be
Yes On Prop B! Watch Our New Ad! Video!
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, puppy mills, suffering, cruelty )

- 2570 days ago -
Missouri has more puppy mills than any other state--and it's very likely that a puppy from a Missouri mill is lying in a cage at a pet store near you, at this very moment. Proposition B will help these dogs by reforming Missouri's puppy mills, but the

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