Tag Archives: breeders

Soapbox Moment: Thinking about shipping pets as cargo? Read this first.

On Sunday, I caught an afternoon flight back from Kansas City  to DFW.  I had just settled into my seat when I looked out my window to see this:  Two crates containing live animals – puppies no less – abandoned … Continue reading

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No excuses: puppy mill dogs are victims of animal cruelty

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As we reported last week, 51 dogs were found on the roadside in west Flower Mound on October 1st.  Most were adult Maltese and Maltese mixes.  Two nights later, 41 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels were found on a roadside in … Continue reading

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Local advocates step up for dozens of abandoned Maltese and King Charles Spaniels

Updated October 7, 2012, 5:49 p.m. On October 1, 51 dogs were found on the roadside in west Flower Mound.  Most were adult Maltese and Maltese mixes.  Two nights later, 41 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels were found on a roadside … Continue reading

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Appalled by internet sales of puppies? The USDA needs to know.

Concerned about puppy mills, large commercial breeders,and others who would sell a puppy – site-unseen – over the Internet, and then ship it to a home thousands of miles away they’ve never even visited? Here’s your chance to do something … Continue reading

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