November 1, 2008
Through a unique arrangement with Lollypop Farm, the PetSmart store in Henrietta, N.Y., is the only location in the country adopting, but not selling, such little critters as hamsters, guinea pigs, and birds.
September 1, 2008
For seven years, animal control officer Latichia Duffy has used minimal funds to operate a tiny shelter in an area surrounded by puppy mills.
July 1, 2008
In the wake of Oprah Winfrey's show on puppy mills, adoption numbers spike in shelters across the country.
May 1, 2008
When PetSmart announced that it would begin test sales of rabbits in some stores, rabbit advocates started to examine rabbit statistics in animal shelters and rescue groups.
January 1, 2008
The SPCA of Texas takes down a mass-breeding facility'and takes in hundreds of dogs.
September 1, 2006
You may not have puppy mills next door, but shelters and rescues all over the country take in animals whose lives began in the shadows of these mass-breeding facilities. Find out how you can help shut them down'by learning from shelters that have targeted puppy mills for violations of animal welfare standards.
January 1, 2005
Petco's new campaign encourages potential pet owners to adopt.
November 1, 2004
While largely a charming romp with enough cute pug pictures to satisfy the most pug-hungry reader, this book also delivers a clear message about puppy mills.
March 1, 2003
Reputable breeders can help educate pet owners about responsible care, and, just as importantly, they can be a great ally in the fight against puppy mills, pet stores, and backyard breeders.