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.
Where do Virginia's pet store puppies really come from? Our investigation will surprise you. Watch and share the video above, and read the full report.
News & Events
November 17, 2014
What's New, Sassy Cat? Life's on the Upswing for Dozens of Dogs and Cats Rescued from North Carolina Puppy Mill
We rescued Sassy the kitten in October 2014 (along with five other cats and dozens of dogs) from a puppy mill that was producing pets to sell online. See how she's doing now.
November 12, 2014
The New York Attorney General’s Office has sent a letter to the state’s municipalities and county governments urging them to pass pet dealer/puppy mill regulations within their jurisdictions.
November 7, 2014
Jonathan Lovvorn, senior vice president of animal protection litigation for The HSUS, released a statement in reaction to a federal court tossing a lawsuit challenging new USDA rules cracking down on puppy mills.
October 29, 2014
Approximately 171 dogs, puppies and other animals were rescued from two suspected Alcorn County, Mississippi, puppy mills.