Missouri high court strikes down puppy mill defamation suit –

Missouri high court strikes down puppy mill defamation suit – STLtoday.comMissouri high court strikes down puppy mill defamation suitSTLtoday.comA Beagle/Boston Terrier mixed breed dog is held while it's claws are clipped on Wednesday morning, Feb. 26, 2014, at the Humane Society of Missouri in St. Louis. A Howell County breeder voluntarily surrendered 135 dogs […]

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Activists seeking puppy mill ban, starts locally

BRANFORD, Conn. (AP) — Five months after her beloved boxer died, Lori Nicholson told a group at the local animal shelter she wasn’t ready for a new dog yet. ‘‘I said my next dog would find me,” Nicholson said. An abandoned 1-year-old black Labrador mix, thirsty and scared, began following Nicholson around town 24 […]

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Puppy mill stays in business despite animal cruelty charge

NANCY, KY (WAVE) – Millions of puppies, maybe even one in your home, come from filthy and overcrowded breeding sites known as puppy mills. The substandard conditions can create huge vet bills and heartache for you after the puppy comes home. The effort to stop puppy mills varies from county to county. In fact, one […]

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Puppy mill raid spurs legislation debate

More than 100 animals were rescued from a Pender County puppy mill earlier this month, fueling debate surrounding the lack of state commercial breeding legislation. The Pender County owner agreed to surrender dogs and several other farm animals after local law enforcement investigated the property and found animals suffering from untreated medical conditions and living […]

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Puppy Mill Bans

A puppy meets itself in the mirror for the first time. (Courtesy: Marvin Varnphruk / CNN) Cities across the US are changing the way pet stores do business. Those adorable puppies in the window are starting to disappear, but it’s not a bad thing. Tune in to Live at Lunch for more! Original story here. […]

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Puppy Mill Awareness Day Aims to Educate Public, Save Animals Throughout Texas

AUSTIN, TX–(Marketwired – Aug 30, 2013) – The 4th Annual Puppy Mills Day will take place on Sunday (9/22/13) from 10am to 3pm. at Fiesta Gardens, 2101 E. Segovia St. The event is to commemorate rescued animals and create awareness of the consequences of puppy mills throughout the nation. Puppy Mill Awareness Day will feature live […]

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Puppy Mill Pets Ban Advances at City Hall

advertisement City Council Mulls Pet Store Ban San Diego city councilmembers have put a committee in charge of looking to ban the retail sale of dogs, cats, and rabbits in commercial pet stores in the city. More Photos and Videos There was standing-room-only at San Diego’s City Hall Wednesday for a hearing on new pet […]

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