Buying Is Not Rescue
Some think buying a puppy or kitten from a pet store is the same as rescuing it; it isn’t – in fact, doing so merely perpetuates a cycle of mill breeding and misery.
More than 90 dogs rescued from Michigan puppy mill
Several anonymous tips prompted authorities to investigate the Livingston County facility and remove the dogs and cats from what they saw to be a deadly situation.
Chicago’s anti-puppy mill legislation goes countywide
Update: Following the Chicago City Council, the Cook County Board voted unanimously to ban the sale of animals within the area, but with some restrictions and exceptions.
More than 180 animals rescued from Arkansas puppy mill
The bust occurred in Jefferson County, 30 miles south of Little Rock, after potential customers at Busy B Pets called authorities about the deplorable condition of the animals.
City council’s win for the animals — Phoenix: 1, puppy mills: 0
Editorial: Phoenix’s city council voted to ban sale of kitten and puppy mill animals in pet stores within the city limits, but some are not happy with the decision.
USDA to crack down on online puppy mill and kitten factory sales
New regulations will make online pet breeders apply for federal licenses and subject them to the same government oversight as other commercial pet breeders.
A California city fights puppy mills
Laguna Beach, CA, is a picturesque seaside town perhaps best known for the early 2000’s MTV reality show of the same name. But after a city council meeting last week, the town is in the news for its progressive animal advocacy efforts. On March 6th, the Laguna Beach City Council voted unanimously to outlaw the […]