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Greenwood Pets: Chronic Animal Abuse Needs to Stop - Greenwood Pets in Warren, Michigan is bad for animals and bad for Warren residents. From puppies to pigs, they've consistently failed our pets. It's time for them to stop selling live animals. Here are just a few of the pro Pam Mar 30, 2012 5:28 PM
BLOG: How Lobbying In Person Can Save Animals - Posted on our Pam Mar 29, 2012 1:27 PM
NEED WARREN VOLUNTEER: Fox2 Pot-bellied Pig Followup Sorry - Pam Mar 25, 2012 5:17 PM
Meetup details changed: Greenwood Pets STOP SELLING LIVE ANIMALS Protest - I've updated this Meetup. For more details, see the full listing: http://www.meetup.com/puppymil­lawareness/events/57768462/ When : Tuesday, Pam Mar 25, 2012 12:46 PM
ACTION ALERT: Greenwood Pets In Trouble Again - Please be on call for a Greenwood Pets Protest today, tomorrow or even Monday . &n Pam Mar 24, 2012 10:05 AM
Are you coming to Humane Lobby Day 2012? You should! - Meetup Members, I have updated our Meetup event details to include the ASPCA as an additional host of our Humane Lobby Day 2012! We now have a new state director - Vicki Deisner. Com Pam Mar 23, 2012 11:52 AM
Grassroots Groups Fighting Puppy Millers Nationwide! - Members, You would be pleased to know that we are certainly not the only grassroots group protesting pet stores and educating the public about puppy mills. I was able to find Pam Mar 20, 2012 1:40 PM
ARTICLE: Michigan legislation protects pets and consumers - Michigan legislation protects pets and consumers Pam Mar 15, 2012 9:57 AM
ACTION ALERT: Alleged Parvo Outbreak / Protests Begin - Meetup Members, I just added this new Meetup on the calendar after several unrelated contacts notified us that The Family Puppy has MOUNTING problems: 1) they are looking for a new vet after Pinkston Pam Mar 10, 2012 6:32 PM
MEDIA: Commercial dog breeders from Amish community speak out at Elkhart County Plan Commission - Meetup Members, The Elkhart In Pam Mar 9, 2012 2:38 PM
Utica Pet Supply Pilot Protest & BBB 'F' Rated - Meetup Members, Pam Mar 9, 2012 1:01 PM
Westland Dog Food Co Breeder Fact Sheet - Members We are going into our third month of sustained protests in Westland ! Yesterday we began passing out Breeder Fact Sheets including a list of their 20 Pam Mar 4, 2012 9:45 AM
Yes, the PUPPIES Banners Came Down in Westland - Yesterday’s Westland Pam Feb 26, 2012 10:29 AM
Announcing the Michigan Puppy Protection Act! - Meetup Members, Last week, Puppy Mill Awareness of SE Michigan , the Michigan Humane Society and powerhouse lawmakers announced the Puppy Protection Act at the capital! Pam Feb 20, 2012 3:44 PM
Another Horror Story From Petland Novi - Complaint Review: Pam Feb 20, 2012 7:44 AM
Emotions Erupted Yesterday In Elkhart County - Meetup Members, Yesterday, WSBT 22 Kim Stopczynski did a great story on Elkhart County’s notorious puppy miller – David Chupp. Pam Feb 17, 2012 4:42 PM
Link to our Facebook - The link provided in the last communication was broken. Please "Like" our page and share pos Pam Jan 29, 2012 2:29 PM
POST: Please share weekly images - Meetup Members, Pam Jan 29, 2012 1:04 PM
January 2012 Letter - Meetup Members, I apologize fo Pam Jan 23, 2012 9:13 AM
ACTION ALERT: The Family Puppy Dog Photo Contest (Patch Novi) - The Family Puppy has worked out a clever way to get free advertising and lurer unsuspecting families into their store. The Patch is having a Dog Photo Contest and Pam Jan 18, 2012 3:31 PM
Hello Westland! - Our 2012 boycott began at Westland Dog Food Co yesterday! Pam Jan 8, 2012 9:18 PM
PETITION: Sign the Pet Lemon Law Petition for a potential Senate Vote on Wednesday! - Members, Our Pet Lemon Law has it's first Senate Floor hearing this Wednesday!!! Please sign our petition that will let your senator know we need more protection for puppy buyers! Thanks Pam Jan 8, 2012 12:04 PM
URGENT: Need 6 Volunteers Today! - Good news, the Pet Lemon Law will be reviewed on the Senate Floor this Wednesday!!! This bill is moving fast! We have collected thousands of signatures in support of stronger laws and Pam Jan 8, 2012 10:14 AM
Driving Puppy Mills Out of Town! - In Au Pam Jan 6, 2012 5:44 PM
White House Responds to Petition to Stop Puppy Mills - White House Responds to Petition to Stop Puppy Mills National Animal Welfare Groups Call for Accelerated Action by President Ob Pam Jan 2, 2012 2:23 PM
FACT #2: John Stottele responds to our claims (The Family Puppy) - This month a manager of The Family Puppy in Flint Pam Dec 28, 2011 3:08 PM
Michigan's New Puppy Mill Bill - Regulations! Limit to 50 dogs - Meetup Members, Pam Dec 24, 2011 9:13 AM
Michigan's New Puppy Mill Bill!!! Hurray! - Meetup Members, Merry Christma Pam Dec 24, 2011 8:48 AM
BLOG: 3 Steps to Getting Puppy Mill Pet Stores Out of Your Neighborhood - 3 Steps to Getting Puppy Mill Pet Stores Out of Your Neighborhood by Stephanie Feldstein ·[masked] 22:01:00 UTC Pam Dec 21, 2011 10:00 PM
Metro Parent Magazine Articles! - Meetup Members, For the holidays, our former PR person, Lynne Meredith Golodner, decided to help us out again with TWO articles about adopting a pet in Metro Parent magazine’s December issue. Metro Pa Pam Dec 19, 2011 9:52 AM
Fw: Sad Christmas puppies - Samuel W. K. Dec 13, 2011 2:40 PM
2011 Holiday Protest Schedule (Flint & Novi!) - Meetup Members, Once again, this holiday season we will be in full protesting gear outside of the Twelve Oaks and Genesee Valley Malls warning the public about the horrible conditions hiding behind the cute Pam Dec 9, 2011 1:43 PM
Petland Novi Exposed (Brochure) - Meetup Members, Below is a “fact sheet” outlining all of our findings surrounding Petland Novi’s business operations. We prepared this for the media and general Pam Dec 9, 2011 1:15 PM
Pet Lemon Law - Seminar Presentation - Meetup Members, Pam Dec 9, 2011 9:33 AM
Pet Lemon Law S.B. 574 Will Not Impact Non-Profit Rescues - Pet Lemon Law S.B. 574 Will Not Impac Pam Dec 6, 2011 8:55 PM
(Resending) PHOTOS: Westland Dog Food Co Iowa Breeder - Meetup Members, Since our Puppy Mill Awareness Day protest at Westland Dog Food Co, we have b Pam Dec 1, 2011 11:37 AM
PHOTOS: Westland Dog Food Co Iowa Breeder - Meetup Members, Since our September Puppy Mill Awareness Day protest at Westland Dog Food Co, we have been continuing to collect more information on the store's puppy suppliers and plan to return for a sust Pam Dec 1, 2011 10:59 AM
PRESS RELEASE: Secret Puppy Shoppers Test Pet Store Disclosure Practices - Secret Puppy Shoppers Test Pet Store Disclosure Practices Pam Nov 7, 2011 11:22 AM
Michigan Ties to Notorious Mega Mill, now shut down - Animal Folk MN’s investigation revealed that The Family Puppy (aka The Family of Pets) pet store chain purchased puppies from one of the largest breeders in Minnesota Pam Nov 2, 2011 7:42 AM
2011 Michigan Pet Store Disclosure Survey - Members, After reading this article about the SPCA’s undercover pet store operation in Singapore, I decided it was the perfect project for us t Pam Nov 1, 2011 9:26 AM
Seashells Aquarium & Supplies Closed - Happy Halloween! We can take Seashells Aquarium & Supplies off of our “Watch List”. They are now closed. The store occasionally sold puppies. One shipping record was from Hunte Corp (Missouri) in January 201 Pam Oct 31, 2011 2:25 PM
*PRESS RELEASE* Michigan Group Joins National Campaign to End Petland Puppy Sales - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: October 25, 2011 Pam Oct 25, 2011 9:19 AM
UofM Students Join our Petland Campaign! - UofM students gave another boost to our Petland protest yesterday! Go Blue!!! – my alma mater Pam Oct 23, 2011 9:39 AM
Why Michigan needs a “Pet Lemon Law” - Check out my blog about the new "Pet Lemon Law" http://puppymillawarenessmichi­gan.blogspot.com/2011/10/why-m­ichigan-needs-pet-lemon-law.ht­ml Pam Oct 21, 2011 9:09 AM
USDA: New Retail Regulations (#2) - Meetup Members, Below is another email about the USDA new retail regulations with a status on the Missouri kennels. Dear Friends, We wish to thank all of you that have taken the time to write to the Department of Agr Pam Oct 3, 2011 12:35 PM
USDA: New Retail Regulations (#1) - Meetup Members, Are you looking for signs of change? Well, it looks like the USDA may be stepping up and taking on retail sellers as well! A group in Minnesota prepared this communication that I find promising. USDA is de Pam Oct 3, 2011 12:29 PM
PETITIONS: Please sign anti-puppy mill petitions and forward! - Meetup Members, Here are the links to all of our local active petitions. I also included some nation-wide petitions below. Overall, our Family Puppy petitions are collecting the most signatures Pam Oct 2, 2011 7:57 AM
CORRECTION: ALL Regulatory Reform Committee Members Voted YES! - Meetup Members, According to the Senate Journal Pam Sep 30, 2011 11:06 AM
SPECIAL TRIBUTE: Puppy Mill Awareness of Southeast Michigan - 3rd Anniversary - Meetup Members, It has been an incredible month for aware Pam Sep 29, 2011 8:10 AM
CORRECT LINK: White House Petition to crack down on puppy mills - FULL LINK IS LISTED BELOW Please sign this White House Petition to crack down on puppy mills. If we can get 5,000 signatures within a month the White House promises an official response to t Pam Sep 26, 2011 4:33 PM
White House Petition to crack down on puppy mills - Please sign this White House Petition to crack down on puppy mills. If we can get 5,000 signatures within a month the White House promises an official response to the request. The petition asks President Obama to help crack down on puppy mi Pam Sep 26, 2011 1:58 PM
Westland’s Counter Protest Back-fires - Some controversy unfolded last Saturday when Westland Dog Food Co joined our protest wit Pam Sep 23, 2011 2:51 PM
Toront­o Bans Retail Sale of Cats and Dogs! - Toronto Bans Retail Sale of Cats and Dogs http://www.lifewithdogs.tv/201­1/09/toronto-bans-retail-sales­-of-cats-and-dogs/ Pam Sep 23, 2011 10:01 AM
CORRECTION: S.B. 574 Passed Committee!!! A nail biter! - Correction to yesterday's announcement. Sen. Jones did vote yes on the Pet Lemon Law! VOTES YES Sen. Tory Rocca: Macomb County YES Sen. Pam Sep 23, 2011 8:26 AM
ANNOUNCEMENT: S.B. 574 Passed Committee!!! A nail biter! - S.B. 574 = Michigan Pet Lemon Law While we have watched oth Pam Sep 22, 2011 6:30 PM
Puppy Mill Awareness Day 2011 Huge Protest - Photos! - Meetup Members, Yesterday’s protest at Westland was amazing! We keep getting better and better at this! I counted 3 Pam Sep 18, 2011 9:22 AM
ANNOUNCEMENT: Brighton Township Garage Puppy Mill Broker On the Run - Meetup Members, One day before Terry Adams faced the judge on felony charges 6/29/11 , he put his home up for sa Pam Sep 16, 2011 2:21 PM
Driving Away Puppy Mills Car Cruises (Photos) - Pam Sep 16, 2011 11:07 AM
Kowall, Democrats team up on bill for puppy mill rules - Kowall, Democrats team up on bill for puppy mill rules http://spinalcolumnonline.com/­kowall-democrats-team-up-on-bi­ll Pam Sep 16, 2011 9:16 AM
Michigan woman on a mission to end puppy mills everywhere - Pets: Michigan woman on a mission to end puppy mills everywhere Pam Sep 16, 2011 8:51 AM
Great job! - user 1. Sep 15, 2011 12:20 PM
Great job! - user 1. Sep 15, 2011 12:06 PM
Pets, Lies & Legislation (The American Dog Magazine) - The American Dog Magazine – September 2011 Pets, Lies & Legislation By Carole Raphhaelle Davis Pam Sep 15, 2011 7:22 AM
NBC Morning Show - Puppy Mill Awareness & the Pet Lemon Law - Here is the link to all four segments of the NBC25 Morning Show. They did a great job highlighting our group and the HORRORS of puppy mills. Janet also plugged rescue dogs for us and how great it is to save a life. Pam Sep 14, 2011 7:07 PM
Driving Away Puppy Mills - Sponsors - Members, We collected $1,000 in door-prize donations for this week’s Driving Away Puppy Mill Car Cruises! We are grateful to all of our sponsors for supporting our events and I hope all of our members patronize them in the near fu Pam Sep 12, 2011 6:49 PM
ANNOUNCEMENT! Petland set to stop selling puppies and kittens (Canada) - Petland set to stop selling puppies and kittens http://winnipeg.ctv.ca/servlet­/an/local/CTVNews/20110909/wpg­_pe Pam Sep 12, 2011 2:57 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] NBC25 Morning Show Segment #3 (Pet Lemon Law) - Is there a way to see and hear the clips you sent?? user 8. Sep 12, 2011 2:21 PM
NBC25 Morning Show Segment #3 (Pet Lemon Law) - Pam Sep 12, 2011 10:59 AM
ACTION ALERT: New Puppy Store in Southfield (Ripoff Reports!!!!) - Meetup Members, Last month we learned a new puppy store is planning to open in S Pam Sep 11, 2011 3:08 PM
PRESS RELEASE: Puppy Mill Awareness Launches Puppy Store Campaign in Westland Michigan - Puppy Mill Awareness Launches Puppy Store Campaign in Westland Michigan Michigan dog advocates join groups around the nation for Puppy Mill Awareness Day to help spread the word Pam Sep 11, 2011 11:38 AM
PRESS RELEASE: Puppy Mill Awareness Day Car Cruise (Clarkston,MI) - 4th Annual Michigan Puppy Mill Awareness Day Event Oakland County car enthusiasts to drive home the message about the puppy mill/pet store connection Pam Sep 8, 2011 8:28 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] GREEN LIGHT: Westland Dog Food Co Protest 9/17! - I will be there!! Paula H. Sep 8, 2011 10:21 AM
GREEN LIGHT: Westland Dog Food Co Protest 9/17! - GREEN LIGHT! 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 res Pam Sep 8, 2011 10:06 AM
PRESS RELEASE: Oakland County Is Driving Away Puppy Mills! - 4th Annual Michigan Puppy Mill Awareness Day Event Oakland Pam Sep 6, 2011 11:09 AM
Four Important Dates in September! ---Puppy Mill Awareness Day Events! - Members, This is one of our most active months of the year with our Puppy Mill Awareness Day events. It is usually a time we kick-off a new campaign targeting a new pet store: 2008 Paws Total Pet Studio, 2009 I Heart Dogs and 2010 The Famil Pam Sep 3, 2011 6:23 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] PETITION: Pass “Lemon Law” To Protect Michigan Pet Buyers - Dorothea Knight On Aug 31, 2011, at 10:33 AM, Pam wrote: dorothea j. k. Aug 31, 2011 10:39 PM
PETITION: Pass “Lemon Law” To Protect Michigan Pet Buyers - Members, Please be sure to sign our new petition . It will directly send a message to your representative so make sure your add Pam Aug 31, 2011 10:32 AM
PRESS RELEASE: Puppy Mill Awareness Commends Legislative Action to Protect Pet Buyers - Puppy Mill Awareness Commends Legislative Action to Protect Pet Buyers Pet Lemon Law is introduced in Michigan offering recourse for dog, cat and ferret buyers Pam Aug 31, 2011 9:28 AM
Michigan's Puppy Selling Pet Stores - As of August 22, 2011 , Michigan has a total of 37 known puppy stores with store fronts. Some on the list are also grooming salons. I am not including the trade cent Pam Aug 22, 2011 2:03 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Puppy Mill Documentary - Thanks for the list Pam. user 9. Aug 21, 2011 12:00 PM
Puppy Mill Documentary - Dear Members, We want to inform you of an upcoming HBO documentary film about Pennsylvania puppy mills: Madonna of the Mills. It will be shown on several different days and times (schedu Pam Aug 21, 2011 8:56 AM
PRESS RELEASE: Group Asks Pet Store to Adopt Puppy-Friendly Practices - Group Asks Pet Store to Adopt Puppy-Friendly Practices Detroit area dog advocates s Pam Aug 17, 2011 2:01 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] National Puppy Mill Awareness Day - Sign Up!! - What kind of door prizes are you looking for? Eddy and I could donate one in the name of our online businss. Paula H. Aug 16, 2011 5:39 PM
National Puppy Mill Awareness Day - Sign Up!! - Meetup Members, National Puppy Mill Awareness Day is almost a month away. We decided to spread the word in Michigan the entire week with multiple events this year. We are co-hosting two car cruises in Oakland County during the week and one p Pam Aug 16, 2011 12:59 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] S.O.S. We need people in Novi tomorrow 12-2! - I emailed from HOC account that I might be there... Mike S. Aug 13, 2011 12:21 AM
S.O.S. We need people in Novi tomorrow 12-2! - If you have been thinking about attending a Petland protest, now is the time! We need as many people as we can out there tomorrow. http://www.meetup.com/puppymil­lawareness/even Pam Aug 12, 2011 6:55 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Michigan's Closed Pet Stores - wow C T. Aug 10, 2011 1:12 PM
Michigan's Closed Pet Stores - As of August 1, 2011 a total of 33 stores have stopped selling puppies in Michigan. These stores either closed, moved, sold to new owners, or no longer sell puppies. Our original list of puppy selling stores was provided by the Michigan Department Pam Aug 10, 2011 1:06 PM
Driving Away Puppy Mills Car Cruises - The Motor City loves dogs too! Local businesses are hosting September car cruises to drive away puppy mills by spreading the word for Puppy Mill Awareness Day 2011. These “blow-out” events are geared toward putting an end to the puppy pet-t Pam Aug 5, 2011 12:47 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Paws-N-Claws is Going Out of Business ? Puppy Sales End! - Congratulations on another success! :) Thanks for all of the hard work you ar user 4. Aug 4, 2011 5:17 PM
It’s raining banners at the Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi! - We collected $255 from members to buy six new banners for our Petland protest. THANK YOU EVERYONE! I thought you might want to see how attractive they look on Novi Road. I am guessing the mall did not find them to be so lovely. Actually, Pam Aug 4, 2011 8:09 AM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Paws-N-Claws is Going Out of Business ? Puppy Sales End! - Preview not available Donna Aug 3, 2011 10:15 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Paws-N-Claws is Going Out of Business ? Puppy Sales End! - congratulations on another one biting the dust thanks to you. --- On Wed, 8/3/11, Pam <[address removed]> wrote: Joellen Aug 3, 2011 12:53 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Paws-N-Claws is Going Out of Business ? Puppy Sales End! - Pam and anyone, I don't know if you are aware of a pet store that sells only toy breeds in downtown Birmingham,MI -"Teacups & Toys" I was appalled it's a user 8. Aug 3, 2011 10:09 AM
Paws-N-Claws is Going Out of Business – Puppy Sales End! - Like many struggling businesses, Paws-N-Claws scrambled for ways to keep the business going. In 2008, the store began selling puppies to compensate for declined sales in pet supplies. They quickly learned that selling a puppy for $600 would gener Pam Aug 3, 2011 10:00 AM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Ingham County Pet Store Owner Serves Jail Time! - Preview not available Donna Aug 2, 2011 2:10 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Ingham County Pet Store Owner Serves Jail Time! - Sick! C T. Aug 2, 2011 1:40 PM
Ingham County Pet Store Owner Serves Jail Time! - Does everyone remember the Laura Springborn case from last spring? One of the headlines read “ Gregory Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty Turns Herself In”. Springborn opened Pet Paradise Plus Pam Aug 2, 2011 11:39 AM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Gardenland is no longer selling puppies!!! - Fantastic! C T. Jul 30, 2011 3:52 PM
Re: [animalwelfare-213] Gardenland is no longer selling puppies!!! - what was the number when you started, pam? --- On Fri, 7/29/11, Pam <[address removed]> wrote: Joellen Jul 29, 2011 11:06 PM

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