Puppy mills contribute to pet overpopulation and cause countless dogs lifetimes of suffering in squalid wire cages. Help us stop this cycle of cruelty: Do your research before getting a puppy, and look into adopting a dog from your local shelter or rescue.
Stop Puppy Mills: It Starts With YOU
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Too many breeding dogs endure lonely, unhealthy lives in puppy mills. The best thing you can do is to adopt a homeless dog from a shelter or rescue group, but there's more you can do to help.
News & Events
August 25, 2016
Rokkan and The Humane Society of the United States tell viewers “Don’t Buy Into Puppy Mills” in new campaign
Rokkan, in partnership with The Humane Society of the United States as its Creative and Media Agency of Record, has launched a new campaign in The HSUS’s continued fight against puppy mills.
August 2, 2016
Authorities rescued 53 dogs from a suspected puppy mill in Libby, Montana, after discovering the dogs living in deplorable conditions and suffering from various medical issues. They also rescued six donkeys who appeared to be extremely thin and 60 parakeets.
July 6, 2016
The New Jersey Senate has passed S.63, which will protect New Jersey consumers by prohibiting the sale of puppies from the worst puppy mills, by a 27 – 8 vote.
June 24, 2016
An Illinois state court has largely rejected a second request by the Chicago pet store chain Furry Babies, Inc., to dismiss a lawsuit brought against it by Illinois consumers.