Posts Tagged “puppy mill”

Podcast: How Much Is That Puppy In The Window?

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Podcast: How Much Is That Puppy In The Window?

  Do you love watching cute cuddly puppies at the pet shop? Then you will love this show. We will talk about the adorable puppies,and help you find the right puppy! We will also talk about where they come from!   Its a puppy bonanza! 😉  Tell us what you think of this podcast and…

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Go Daddy Offends 1000s of Dog Owners (and we still have the video)

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Go Daddy Offends 1000s of Dog Owners (and we still have the video)

Go Daddy’s Superbowl ad got pulled before it will be seen on television after a firestorm swept across the internet from the commercial appearing on You tube. The video was taken off of public status on You Tube by Go Daddy, but it is already being recirculated around the internet. “We’ve made a tremendous amount…

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Guardians of Rescue Takes Action Against Fake Shelters

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Guardians of Rescue Takes Action Against Fake Shelters

Guardian’s of Rescue released the following press release today, please see our comments at the bottom and weigh in with your own opinions: Guardians of Rescue Takes Action Against Fake Shelters   SMITHTOWN, NY – (May 7, 2014) – There is a serious and disturbing new wave in animal rescue happening where those seeking to…

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My Confession: Would you buy a dog or cat from a pet store?

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My Confession: Would you buy a dog or cat from a pet store?

  I have to admit, 12 years ago I did not know anything about puppy mills, breeders, or the history about store bought animals. All I knew was I wanted a cat and my local Humane Society would not adopt out to a renter, so I went to my local pet store.  I saw Dickens,…

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Oregon Humane Society Raids Puppy Breeder

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Oregon Humane Society Raids Puppy Breeder

On Wednesday, November 13th Oregon Humane Society officials, and Columbia County Sheriff’s Office confiscated 110 dogs and 21 horses from 66 year old Catherine Setere at 25888 Karr road, a remote rural area of Rainier Oregon, in what is being described as a “puppy mill”. It is unclear or unknown at this point how Ms. Setere…

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Mega Puppy Stores of New York-buying from puppy mills

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Mega Puppy Stores of New York-buying from puppy mills

Commercial stores have to buy their dogs and cats from commercial breeders, aka puppy mills. It’s the law. Commercial breeders are licensed by the USDA. Commercial breeders are high volume breeders, and have to be to keep up with the demand of the retail market. In the part of the country where I live, pet…

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If you Doubt the Life of a Mill Dog- Meet Harley

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If you Doubt the Life of a Mill Dog- Meet Harley

Harley is a magical dog – he talks.  Anyone who has visited his Facebook page will attest to that.  He’s got a story to tell and a mission to accomplish. Harley’s first 10 years were spent living in a small filthy cage in a puppy mill.  He never had a bed or a bone, he…

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Study of long term effects on dogs from puppy mills

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Study of long term effects on dogs from puppy mills

There is no uniformly accepted definition of “puppy mill,” but one that encompasses the central features common to most definitions would be “any breeding facility in which puppies are produced primarily for profit and which keeps so many dogs that the physical and psychological needs of the breeding dogs and puppies are not met sufficiently…

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Puppy owner sues state because of puppy mill connection

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Puppy owner sues state because of puppy mill connection

From Epoch Times NEW YORK—Elena Zakharova bought her puppy, a Brussels Griffon, for $1,650 in 2011. She named the puppy Umka after a polar bear character from a Russian cartoon. Brussels Griffons are a toy dog breed. When Umka began to grow bigger than what a Brussels Griffon is supposed to be, Zakharova began to…

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