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
Where do pet store puppies really come from? Our investigation will surprise you. Watch and share the video above, and pledge to help stop puppy mills.
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
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.
June 23, 2016
Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed SB 337, which will prohibit pet stores in the state from acquiring dogs and cats from breeders with documented Animal Welfare Act violations within the past three years or whose USDA license has been suspended within the past five years.
May 27, 2016
Meet a few of the 250 dogs Humane Society International and the Humane Society of the United States rescued from a large South Korean dog meat farm this year. The rescue is part of an ongoing effort to end the dog meat trade in South Korea, the only known country in Asia that farms dogs for human consumption.
May 18, 2016
Ohio senate removes pro-puppy mill amendment from tax bill, introduces similar ineffective legislation
The Ohio Senate Ways and Means committee has removed a contentious amendment in an unrelated, general tax bill, HB 166, which would have impacted how pet stores in Ohio acquire their animals for sale.