Las Vegas Bans Sale of Puppies From Puppy Mills

The city council of Las Vegas has stepped up in their fight against puppy mills. In January, the council banned the sale of puppies from puppy mills, including organizations that intentionally breed pets for profit. The ban extends to kittens and piglets as well. The pet stores in Las Vegas have two years to comply […]

New Victory Against Puppy Mills

On September 10, 2013, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) passed a new rule that includes those who sell animals online under the regulatory umbrella of the Animal Welfare Act. This is a huge victory for those who fight to expose and stop puppy mills and puppy farms from selling, breeding, and treating animals […]

New San Diego Law Bans Selling Pets In Pet Stores

According to an article published by Scoop San Diego, the ordinance to ban the sale of pets in pet stores has finally passed. This makes San Diego the 33rd city in the nation and 13th city in California to have this law. You might be asking why this is important or what exactly this means. […]

Don’t Shop ‘Til They Stop: Pledge Against Puppy Mills

As awareness spreads about bad breeders and online scams by people who sell dogs to consumers, the push to end puppy mills has become more forceful and is making a difference. There have been reports of raids of puppy mills in several states. South Carolina recently made news by removing over 200 dogs, 9 horses, […]

Online “Pet Stores” – 4 Scams to Watch Out For

A few months ago we told you about what you can do to support the ending of puppy mills and raise awareness of how to find a good breeder. Pet stores in many states are slowly feeling the pressure to stop selling animals like they are objects. Some states are taking action and passing laws […]

Puppy Mills: What Can You Do?

Many of us who love pets know about puppy mills and are aware that pet stores that sell animals tend to get them from puppy farms and puppy mills. What we may not realize is that the state of the puppy mills seems to worse than we had been led to believe. In the past […]