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Man Arrested For Calling Police About Imaginary Escaped Mountain Lion

The call to police in Aiken, South Carolina seemed wacky but plausible: a man who worked at a pet store called to report a burglary. He said that a 100-pound mountain lion worth $35,000 was missing from the store, and had either been stolen during a burglary or had taken advantage of the opportunity to escape. 217 more words

Puppy mills: the Belgian story

In the land of waffles and beer, recently something changed. We now have a Minister of Animal Welfare. And each well thinking being would spontaneously say: this idea cannnot be but good. 1,260 more words

Love PUPPIES: Photo Friday

By Deborah Taylor-French

Saw a sign in front of a local pet store, it said.

We love puppies that is why we don’t sell them. 70 more words

Animal Welfare

99%: Pet Stores' Not-So-Secret Secret

99% – the percentage of puppies in pet stores that come from puppy mills

Yesterday I blogged about this statistic — a number you and I should hold in our minds, think about, worry about, and… 310 more words

The 99% Many People Know Nothing About


-- The percentage of puppies in pet stores that come from puppy mills.

That estimate is from The Puppy Mill Project, a Chicago-based group that educates “the public at community events and schools” by “handing out literature, spreading the message about puppy mill cruelty and provid age-based interactive lectures and presentations.” If you’re not familiar with  569 more words

Listing: Feed Stores In Your Area

In an effort to connect our customers with their local feed stores, this is a list of feed stores that carry quality poultry supplies from the Bay Area all the way down to San Diego.  849 more words

Backyard Chickens

PetSmart may heel on Jana investment

PetSmart said in a terse regulatory filing on Monday that it has been “reviewing” ways of changing its capital structure, with a focus on returning capital to shareholders. 463 more words