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Where do pet store puppies come from? We may be finding out!

A Chicago-area pet store chain must now be a tad more honest about where they get their puppies thanks to a settlement reached in a federal lawsuit last week. Under the settlement, Furry Babies must verify the source of each pet they sell which will take some of the secrecy out of the puppy pipeline... Read more »

Attorney's refocus Happiness Is Pets lawsuit

A consumer fraud suit filed against a Chicago pet store chain has hit a speed bump, but will continue according to those associated with the case. Cook County Judge Moshe Jacobius has dismissed the case against Happiness Is Pets but is giving plaintiffs in the class action suit until the end of the month to... Read more »

Puppy Steps: Suburban woman speaks out about sick puppy

A few short weeks ago, Stacey Kranz didn’t picture herself as an activist. Then, she purchased a puppy from Puppy Steps in Spring Hill Mall that was diagnosed with Giardia – a contagious parasite – she is now on a mission to educate fellow consumers about the connection between pet stores and puppy mills. And,... Read more »
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    I am a crazy cat lady and puppy mill warrior that blogs to advocate and educate about pet issues. In American animal controls, millions of pets are abandoned each year and an estimated 4 million die just because there are not enough homes. It truly seems like it’s Raining Cats and Dogs.

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