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  • Tools for Humane Discourse Within the Animal Welfare Community

    This toolkit is designed to encourage collaboration and cooperation among members of the animal welfare community.


    That pooch in the pet-store window may be may alluring but buyer beware: you may be supporting a puppy mill.

  • July 1, 2015

    Unforgettable: Snuggles for Ruggles

    An unlikely puppy mill survivor turns shelter pet ambassador.

  • March 1, 2014

    To Market, To Market, To Buy a Sick Dog

    In site of recent federal regulations cracking down on Internet puppy sales, many puppy mill owners aren't giving up so easily, taking advantage of a loophole that allows direct, in-person sales of the often sick and neglected dogs. An HSUS investigation has uncovered a worrisome venue for puppy millers--local flea markets, which have long gone unwatched and unregulated.

  • November 1, 2013

    Anatomy of a Puppy Mill Raid

    Puppy mill rescues are often the culmination of months of preparation, and, when they happen, they're a methodical step toward putting one of an estimated 10,000 puppy mills in the U.S. out of business.

  • September 1, 2013

    Unforgettable: From Puppy Mill Hell to Doing Quite Well

    A roadside rescue in Texas leads a Maltese and her pups away from puppy mill hell and into the comfort of loving homes.

  • July 1, 2013

    One Clear Moment

    Just months after longtime rescue volunteer Theresa Strader saw a puppy mill in person for the first time, she founded National Mill Dog Rescue, a group that rescues and rehabilitates discarded puppy mill dogs.

  • January 1, 2013

    Trial by Fire

    Find out how Larimer Humane Society coped with an influx of animals and coordinated rescue efforts during a historic wildfire last summer in Colorado.

  • January 1, 2013

    The Costs of Animal Hoarding

    Taking on a major hoarding case can stretch a shelter’s staff and its budget. We offer tips about how to plan for the costs of such cases, and present them to supporters so they can help you defray the expenses.

  • February 27, 2012

    Humane Discourse and Conduct within Animal Welfare

    The pledge to promote humane discourse and conduct in our field.

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