The retail pet industry is booming, but the largest U.S. pet store chains are no longer supplied by cruel breeding facilities, thanks to communities across the nation taking action to ban pet store puppy sales.
OK, we’ve all heard of the “terrible twos” that often overtake previously happy and contented little babies. Well, the same thing happens with our canine friends, just a little sooner than with their human counterparts.
As the ASPCA has seen firsthand—most recently in Alabama—states with no laws regulating commercial dog breeders pay a high price when these facilities spiral out of control. See how your state's laws stack up and help us help puppy mill dogs nationwide.