Tag: pet stores

NY lawmaker: Bar pet stores from buying from puppy mills | The Tribune

Pet stores in New York state would be prohibited from buying dogs or cats from puppy mills and other large commercial breeding facilities under a new proposal in the state Legislature. The legislation sponsored by Democratic Sen. Michael Gianaris (jee-an-AHR’-us) of Queens would require pet stores to get their animals

State lawmaker pledges not to push ‘puppy lemon law' after protest

State lawmaker pledges not to push ‘puppy lemon law’ after protest

Legislation promoted as a lemon law for puppies sounds like a consumer protection bill, but Channel 2 consumer investigator Jim Strickland learned the idea is drawing heat from animal advocates. They question a key provision of the bill that limits pet store’s liability when a dog or cat gets […]

Puppy mill crackdown: Oregon may require pet stores to sell dogs only from shelters

Puppy mill crackdown: Oregon may require pet stores to sell dogs only from shelters

Oregon pet stores would no longer be able to sell dogs purchased from breeders under a bill under consideration in the 2018 Legislature. Statesman Journal Buy Photo Oregon pet stores would no longer be able to sell dogs purchased from breeders under a bill being considered in the Legislature. […]

Pet store ribbon-cutting in Washington triggers protest from animal rights people

Pet store ribbon-cutting in Washington triggers protest from animal rights people

Adopt Don’t Shop – No truer words were ever spoken – Spread the word to boycott “The Puppy Store” in Washington City, Utah whose owner admits to buying dogs from out of state breeders.  There is a pet overpopulation problem of critical proportions in the US and this business is