Posts Tagged “puppy mill”

California Becomes First State in U.S. to Ban Sale of Puppy Mill Dogs in Pet Stores

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California Becomes First State in U.S. to Ban Sale of Puppy Mill Dogs in Pet Stores

Animal protection groups celebrate Governor Brown’s signing of landmark bill protecting pets and consumers   SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 13, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Local and national animal welfare organizations today commend CA Governor Jerry Brown for signing into law legislation that will prevent the sale of commercially raised dogs, cats and rabbits in pet stores across the…

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When Bean Came Into My Life and Changed It For Ever

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When Bean Came Into My Life and Changed It For Ever

This originally was published on our sister site which is now off line. Bean has since crossed over, but this is published here in honor of Bean and the great love she brought to the world.  Thank you Toni for bringing love to an animal that lived in such misery prior to you saving her….

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Poll- Should the Retail Sale of Dogs and Cats be Illegal Statewide-State by State?

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Poll- Should the Retail Sale of Dogs and Cats be Illegal Statewide-State by State?

  Do you support making the retail sale of dogs and cats on a state level illegal?   Tweet

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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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