August 9, 2011
The HSUS Praises Missouri Attorney General for Cracking Down on Third Substandard Puppy Mill this Summer
The HSUS praised Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster for ordering the closure of another puppy mill after inspections conducted by the Missouri Department of Agriculture reportedly documented woeful conditions at the facility.
August 5, 2011
A complaint from The HSUS contends that Laymon is violating the state’s consumer protection law, also known as the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act, by deceiving the public into believing that the dogs in her operation are rescued from other facilities, when in fact many of the dogs may be coming directly from her puppy mill.
July 27, 2011
The HSUS' Animal Rescue Team was called in Tuesday by the Vermont State Police to assist in the rescue of 54 dogs from a Bakersfield, Vt. property.
July 22, 2011
Dogs trapped in misery on a rural North Carolina puppy mill have been spared and given care and a temporary home at the Norfolk SPCA. Eighty dogs, plus five cats and four rabbits, were rescued on Thursday near Hertford, N.C., after law enforcement officials called The HSUS and asked for help.
July 5, 2011
In Indiana, Pets Alive spay/neuter clinic steps out of its comfort zone and steps up for puppy mill dogs.
June 29, 2011
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster has filed a temporary restraining order against Linda Brisco, owner of Moser Kennel of Monett, Mo.
June 17, 2011
The HSUS applauds Texas lawmakers and Gov. Rick Perry for enacting several important measures to strengthen Texas’s protections for animals.
June 16, 2011
The HSUS' Animal Rescue Team was called in by Caldwell County Animal Control to assist in the rescue of approximately 300 dogs from a Hudson, North Carolina property.
June 15, 2011
HSUS president and CEO Wayne Pacelle responds to the press conference given by Gov. Jay Nixon and other state officials to explain new enforcement programs to monitor large-scale, commercial dog-breeding facilities in the state.
June 1, 2011
A dog named Mantis goes from the loneliness and neglect of a Missouri puppy mill to a new life of health, happiness, and companionship—and touches hearts along the way.