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.
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.
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
March 28, 2015
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe has signed legislation that will crack down on the sale of puppies raised in cruel puppy mills.
March 3, 2015
The Montgomery County Council has unanimously passed a bill to help crack down on the sale of puppies from commercial puppy mills in pet stores.
February 19, 2015
Forty-six dogs and 11 other animals were rescued from a suspected Warm Springs, Arkansas, puppy mill.
February 9, 2015
You can help pass laws that protect animals in your state. Humane Lobby Day is easy, fun and guaranteed to make you feel like a powerful animal activist. We'll help you find the Humane Lobby Day in your state.