Posts tagged "pet store ban"

Reversing or Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales in Cook County

Reversing or Amending Ban on Pet Store Sales in Cook County
Puppy mill dogs are often sold at pet stores. So, why would  Cook County Commissioner Joan Patricia Murphy and two other Cook County Commissioners Elizabeth “Liz” Doody Gorman, Gregg Goslin reverse or amend the law to ban dogs, cats and rabbits sold at pet stores? With host Bill Moller, I  spoke with Murphy  exclusively on WGN Radio, LISTEN... Read more »

Cook County Plans to Take Up Pet Store Ban

Cook County Plans to Take Up Pet Store Ban
Chicago banned the retail sale of dog, cats and rabbits at pet stores (except for non-profits, who can adopt the animals in pet stores). Cook County will now follow, at least that seems quite likely due to a proposal introduced by Cook County Commissioner John Fritchey. The proposal is similar to a ban passed in Chicago... Read more »

Banning Pet Sales in Irvine California

Banning Pet Sales in Irvine California
The City Council, Irvine, CA approved an ordinance, on October 11, 2011,  that bans the retail sale of dogs and cats…joining several other cities around the country. The Pet Industry Joint Advisory Council (PIJAC) in Washington, D.C., disapproved of the plan. PJAC maintains that research has demonstrated that pet store puppies are as healthy or... Read more »
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