Thank you to everyone for coming out and showing your support on educating the public about puppy mills.
A special thank you to our financial supporters who donated generous gifts. You provide the financial and moral support needed to continue our mission. For that, we are deeply thankful. Their names can be found on our resource page.
Another special thank you goes out to Martin O Sullivan, for his continued support with getting our message out on the airwaves and allowing us to educate his listeners about puppy mills.
Pictures of the walk and other information coming soon.
Please continue to share this page for puppy mill information and updates on our next
Puppy Mill Awareness Walk, we hope to see you again.
Everyone is welcome including your four legged friends
The walk and registration are FREE
To join us in the walk please click here to register
Signs and pet waste bags will be provided.
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A Big Thank You to our Distinguished Guests
One of our distinguished guests will be TV star ANNEMARIE LUCAS. Annemarie Lucas has been protecting animals for over fifteen years and is known worldwide as a woman who stands up for those who cannot speak for themselves. She has saved thousands of animal victims, and has brought their abusers to justice as an Animal Cop for a large Humane Organization in NYC.
Bill Smith is the founder of Main Line Animal Rescue. He has dedicated his life to fighting "puppy mills", the warehouses where dogs are raised for profit in tiny cages, denied sufficient medical care, and often killed when they get sick or can no longer breed. Bill has appeared on nationally televised shows increasing awareness through education. Check out the following from Main Line Animal Rescue
Bob Baker has been active in animal welfare for over three decades and is a nationally recognized authority on animal cruelty. His work on investigations and legislative initiatives, and his advocacy efforts on behalf of animals, have been widely acclaimed. Bob brings extensive experience to the Alliance, having worked for both national and local humane organizations during his career. Recently with the ASPCA, he played a key role in efforts to combat the cruelties of puppy mills and to effect the passage of precedent setting legislation in Pennsylvania regulating large-scale commercial dog breeding operations. In addition, Bob served as Chief Investigator for the Humane Society of the United States for several years.
Bob conceived and aided in the production of several national news exposes on animal abuse including pieces on “60 Minutes,” “20/20” and “Dateline.” He has been a tireless spokesperson over the years on a host of animal issues. Missouri Alliance for Animal Legislation
A Big Thank You to our Musical Guest
Danny Nova is a world-class vocalist whose music-making abilities cannot be denied. As a songwriter, Nova is admired for his fine blending of lyrical content with melodic and flowing musical compositions. Peer songwriters consider his lyrics seasoned, poised, sensitive and profound with a thin lining of obscurity.
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WHAT ARE "PUPPY MILLS" AND WHY ARE WE RAISING AWARENESS ABOUT THEM?
Millers profit by offering a never ending supply of puppies sold to an unassuming public through pet stores, websites, and various forms of newspaper ads.
To see an end to the deplorable and disturbing conditions endured by these dogs, the public must first be made aware about the hidden truth behind puppy mills and understand where these animals are born. Learn and be awakened! Not buying from puppy mill vendors is the best place to start helping our best friends. We urge the public to adopt or rescue their next dog. Those who still want to buy dogs we encourage to do this responsibly. That means doing extensive research on a breeder and meeting the mother in person.
Some of the pictures on this site are compliments of Kate Condemi DePasquale. Thank you Kate!