Chit ChatStop Puppy Mills—It Starts With YOU - Take The Pledge

Stop Puppy Mills—It Starts With YOU – Take The Pledge

One thing I’m passionate about is animals. I hate animal cruelty and that includes puppy mills. I will never purchase a dog, I will always adopt from our local shelter. That’s one of the reasons I’m involved with @Cause2SavePaws (coming soon).  I believe in the welfare of all animals and think they should be treated fairly.

Pet stores that care about puppies don’t sell them. That’s because the majority of pet stores that sell puppies carry dogs from cruel and inhumane puppy mills. Puppy mills are like dog-making factories with the mother dogs spending their entire lives in cramped cages or kennels with little or no personal attention or quality of life. When the mother and father dogs can no longer breed, they are discarded or killed. Consumers who purchase puppies from pet stores or over the Internet without seeing a breeder’s home firsthand are often unknowingly supporting this cruel industry.

Help stop this cycle of cruelty simply by choosing to adopt your next pet from a shelter or rescue, or by only purchasing a dog from a responsible breeder who will show you where your puppy was born and raised. And that’s not all—you can do even more by refusing to buy pet supplies from any store or website that sells puppies. Where you spend your dollars makes a difference. Make a statement when you shop!

If you feel the same way and believe that puppy mills are wrong, watch this new video (below) by the The Humane Society, then fill out and submit your pledge to help stop puppy mills.

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