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Pet Detectives Use Counterterrorism Technology to Take Down Puppy Mills

Pet Detectives Use Counterterrorism Technology to Take Down Puppy Mills

Pet detectives in Ireland are using counterterrorism technology to shut down illegal puppy mills. Named Project Capone, the software scans websites that puppies are sold from, tracking down similar images, phone numbers, and addresses to...

California Bans Puppy Mills Sales at Pet Stores

California, a state with 36 cities that have already banned mass breeding pet operations, has introduced the nation's first statewide ban on the sale of puppy mill animals by pet stores. The decision was announced...
New UK Pet Legislation 'Lucy’s Law' to Help End 3rd Party Puppy Mill Sales

UK Bans Pet Sales From 3rd Party Puppy Mill Sellers

Third-party puppy and kitten sales are banned in the UK, according to a December 23rd announcement from Animal Welfare Minister David Rutley. The bill, dubbed "Lucy's Law" after a dog rescued from a puppy mill...
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Maryland Could Become the Second State to Ban Puppy Mill Sales

This past weekend, Maryland lawmakers voted in support of a bill to ban puppy and kitten mill animals from all pet stores. The bill, No More Puppy and Kitten Mills Act of 2018, will...