September 1, 2009
Just four years after its inception, United Against Puppy Mills, a group that focuses on public awareness, legislation, and zoning, has had a significant impact on the lives of dogs in Pennsylvania.
July 1, 2009
This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about puppy mills.
May 1, 2009
Animals brought to shelters in mass numbers don't just come from animal hoarders. They may also arrive from raids on puppy mills, pet shops, or illegal animal shipments, or be victims of natural or manmade disasters. All shelters should have a plan in place for handling the influx when such situations occur.
November 1, 2008
Animal activist Jana Kohl takes both her new book and her dog, Baby, on the road to spread the grim truth about puppy mills.
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.
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
A shelter in Georgia reframes the notion of pets with papers.
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.