|Sent on:||Thursday, September 8, 2011 10:06 AM|
We will move forward with our Westland Dog Food Co campaign this month with a big Puppy Mill Awareness Day protest! We have received no response from our invitations and formal letters to the owners.
Last night we stopped by for a one hour “pilot” protest and again the owners would not speak with us.
Plan to attend our Puppy Mill Awareness Day protest on 9/17 from 12-2 (just over a week from now!) Bring someone!
7/20/11: A formal invitation to stop selling puppies and take the Puppy Friendly Pet Store pledge through the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) initiative was sent. The store did not respond.
8/3/11 The formal invitation and pledge form were provided in person to Kim Fourment. The store did not respond.
8/11/11A list of expectations were sent along with an offer to support them during the business transition to adoption events only.
8/15/11Final formal letter sent to Kim Fourment.
8/17/11Press Release issued “Group Asks Pet Store to Adopt Puppy-Friendly Practices.
9/7/11 Pilot Protest.