Puppy Mills : All Puppy Mill Resources

headshot of a Lhasa apso dog
You visit a pet store or website, find the perfect puppy, and within minutes you've got your new best fri...Read More
A smiling beagle whose tongue is out
Humane pet sales laws are an effective way to put the squeeze on commercial breeding operations....Read More
Person smiling and holding a small dog, along with a Puppies Aren't Products Best Friends bag
Puppy mills raise animals in factory-like, inhumane settings, where the animals have little human interaction and run th...Read More
Dog rescued from a puppy mill
For every commercially bred puppy or kitten purchased from a breeder or retailer, there is a pet in a shelter, waiting for a home....Read More
Smiling person who adopted a small black dog wearing a yellow bandana
As awareness of the connection between puppy mills and puppies sold for profit continues to grow, pet stores across the country are changing the way they do business....Read More
Puppy Mill dogs effects breeding
Commercial dog breeding establishments, or puppy mills, are large-scale facilities where dogs are confined in small encl...Read More
Small brown puppy looking up at the camera
Because it’s sad to see pet store puppies in cages, many people want to “rescue” them by buying them....Read More
Poodle mix and Cavalier King Charles spaniel mix were adopted from local shelter.
Adopt instead of buy If you’re considering adding a new pet to the family, we urge you to adopt instead of buy a pet from an online retailer or pet store....Read More
Small puppy looking over the shoulder of a person
Each year, millions of people buy puppies through pet stores, the internet, and classified ads. Most believe they are getting a dog from a responsible breeder....Read More