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Putting a stop to puppy mills.

Founded by President Deborah Howard in 1992, the Companion Animal Protection Society (CAPS) is the only national nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to protecting companion animals from cruelty in pet shops and puppy mills. CAPS actively addresses the abuse and suffering of pet shop and puppy mill dogs through investigations, education, media relations, legislative involvement, puppy mill dog rescues, consumer assistance and pet industry employee relations.

1. Protecting companion animals from cruelty in pet shops and puppy mills

2. Actively addressing the abuse and suffering of pet shop and puppy mill dogs