USDA Fails to Crack Down on Animal Abuse

... government report says dogs are dying and living in horrific conditions due to lax government enforcement of large kennels known as puppy mills. ... USDA fails to crack down on puppy mills By MARY CLARE JALONICK (AP) – May 25, 2010 WASHINGTON — An…Read More

Harrison County, IN Puppy Mill Case: No Animal Cruelty Charges

Last year a puppy mill in Harrison County, IN was closed down under tax evasion and animal cruelty charges. Recently the case went to court where a short probation period was handed down with no animal cruelty charges. Read article for complete…Read More

ACTION NEEDED! Petstore/Animal Fighting Bill May Get Stalled by Senator Steele

ACTION NEEDED! As most of you are aware, HB1258 has passed the House and is on to the Senate House Courts and Criminal Code Committee. Senator Steele is the chairman of this committee. Last year he was one of the main fighting opponents of the puppy mill…Read More

What's Happening in 2010 to Stop Puppy Mills in Indiana? Calls of Support Needed

A bill was introduced this week in the Indiana House by Rep. Lawson to regulate pet stores that sell puppies.  The bill will be hear early next week and your legislators need to hear from you TODAY!    To see a draft of this bill, go…Read More

You're voice needed! Department that is to inspect puppy mills, aligns with puppy mill interest group

Message from Defend the Dogs in Indiana... We are asking all members of Defend the Dogs to please contact the governor's office to protest the fact that the Indiana State Board of Animal Health is listed as a “friend” of the Indiana Council for Animal…Read More

Don't let the Attorney General Get Cold Feet about Puppy Mills!

As you have perhaps heard by now – approximately 2 weeks ago, the Attorney General’s Office raided a puppy mill in Southern IN. 240 animals were rescued from a life of breeding & happily, are now on their way towards becoming treasured members of a…Read More

Third Indiana Puppy Mill Bust in Last Twelve Months

New Albany - Indiana police found over 200 dogs inside filthy cages at a Mauckport, Indiana farm. Their owners are now in trouble with the law, but not for running an alleged puppy mill. Authorities served a search warrant at the Breezy Valley Dairy Farm…Read More
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