Puppy Mills

Dog rescued from a puppy mill
To investigate commercial dog-breeding operations, check out these puppy mill links:...Read More
Poodle mix dog. Please adopt, don't buy, your next pet.
Wondering whether to adopt or buy a dog or cat?...Read More
Small cute puppy looking over the shoulder of a person
Each year, millions of people buy puppies through the Web, pet stores and classified ads. Most believe they are getting a dog from a responsible breeder....Read More
Puppy looking over the shoulder of a person holding him
Learn how puppy mills sell to unsuspecting customers and why dogs for adoption are the best choice for everyone....Read More
Best Friends does not support pet breeding. Please adopt a pet like this brindle dog from a rescue group or shelter.
As an organization working to Save Them All, Best Friends urges people to get their next family pet from a shelter or rescue organization....Read More
Person hugging a happy brown pit bull terrier
In 2016, when Best Friends announced the goal to lead the country to no-kill by 2025, one of th...Read More
This girl (with help from her two black cats) is writing an essay on animals for school.
When writing a persuasive paper, your purpose is to convince your audience to agree with your idea or accept your recommendation for a course of action....Read More
Black pug smiling at the camera
Writing tips: Get right to the point in your first few sentences....Read More
The face of a light tan and white puppy
Many people unknowingly buy sick puppies from America’s pet stores. It’s extremely unfortunate and happens to too many people....Read More