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295 Dogs Rescued from Arkansas Puppy Mill

On March 3, 2016, HSUS was on the ground rescuing 295 dogs from a suspected puppy mill in Madison County, Arkansas. HSUS was alerted to this property through their puppy mill tip line, and local authorities served a search warrant. On the property, they found animals...

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Puppy Mills in Colorado

Colorado Citizen for Canine Welfare President Cheryl Saipe speaks about the history, regulations, pending legislation, and what you can do to stop breeding in Colorado puppy mills.

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Rescued Puppy Mill Dogs Get a Second Chance

In July 2014, the Cherokee County Animal Shelter and Cherokee County Marshal's Office busted a huge puppy mill that had been operating in Georgia since the 1980s. All dogs and puppies were rescued from the horrific facility and were cared for at the Cherokee County...

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Dog By Dog Trailer

DOG BY DOG is a feature-length documentary scheduled to be released worldwide in 2015. DOG BY DOG is a documentary about the daily realities of puppy mills and the reasons they have been allowed to remain in business. On July 23, 2015, we debuted the movie in Denver...

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Will’s Story

Will is a Cocker Spaniel who spent ten to twelve years in a cage in a puppy mill as a breeder dog.  In May of 2011, he was rescued and found his permanent home with Mary Klever in Colorado Springs, CO.  But his suffering isn't over.  Born blind, he was diagnosed with...

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