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Puppy Mill Awareness Meetup (Southeast Michigan) Message Board › Our Media Coverage

Our Media Coverage

Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 520
3/18/09 Petland accused of selling sick dogs
http://www.theoakland...­

3/24/10 Deaf and blind dog helps others see lessons in disabilities (Daily Tribune)
http://www.dailytribu...­

2/23/10 Humane Lobby Day (HSUS)
http://www.humanesoci...­

2/26 The Flint Journal ran over 8 articles related to puppy mills.

1) 2/25 Calling Them Out: Pet store owners have right to conduct their business legally
2) 2/18 Calif. City Moves To Ban Dog, Cat Sales
3) 2/18 New demand for Genesee Valley pet store: Don't sell puppies from breeders
4) 2/15 New Genesee Valley pet store divides readers
5) 2/15 Humane Society of Genesee County executive director says pet store is a valid choice in finding a puppy
6) 2/14 Genesee Valley pet store targeted for closing by animal groups, online petition
7) 2/14 Protecting Puppies: New Laws making life harder for breeders, and easier for dogs.
8) 2/11 Puppy 101

2/11/10 The Michigan Humane Society runs ad about Puppy Mills and Pet shops during the Channel 7 Valentines Day Telethon.
http://www.youtube.co...­

1/27/10 Court Orders Puppy Mill Dog Racketeering Lawsuit To Proceed Against Petland
http://www.humanesoci...­

1/23/10 Channel 7 -Our interview at the Plymouth Ice Show.
http://www.youtube.co...­

1/21/10 At the festival: Some ice sculptures convey a message at Plymouth event
http://www.meetup.com...­

12/31/09 Learn more about Indiana Amish breeders. They have ties to our local stores. There are 2 videos: Indiana’s Puppy Pipeline.
http://www.wthr.com/g...­

11/4/09 Channel 7’s More Allegations of Problems with Pet Stores (Petland Novi)
http://www.wxyz.com/n...­

10/4/09 Channel 7 Exposes Petland Novi
http://www.youtube.co...­

3/18/09 Federal Petland Lawsuit Has Mich. Ties
http://www.clickondet...­

2006 DOG BUYERS BEWARE:HEARTBREAK COMES WITH SALE OF UNHEALTHY PETS
Metro stores sell stock from breeders cited for violations
http://www.michiganhu...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 521
4/30/10 Genesee County animal shelter euthanasia rate drops but number of unwanted dogs, cats keeps growing
http://www.mlive.com/...­

4/27/10 Pet store owner to face animal cruelty charge (Livingston County)
http://detnews.com/ar...­
http://www.pet-abuse....­

4/28/10 Michigan dog breeders, kennels form advocacy group
http://www.lansingsta...­

4/16/10 County needs strong, sensible kennel law (St. Clair)
http://www.facebook.c...­

4/14/10 Proposal riles kennel owners (St. Clair)
http://www.thetimeshe...­

4/8/10 Pet stores, puppy mills cause bad behavior
http://www.easternech...­

4/2/10 New Laws making life harder for breeders, easier for their dogs
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 522
5/20/10 Local animal shelter has 2nd highest kill rate in 2009 (Genesee County)
http://www.connectmid...­
5/17/10 Animal Planet Investigates: Petland
http://www.humanesoci...­

5/17/10 Gregory Woman Charged With Animal Cruelty Turns Herself In (Livingston County)
http://www.whmi.com/n...­

5/16/10 Volunteer accused of selling rescue dogs for profit (Shelby Twp)
http://www.freep.com/...­

5/14/10 Arrest warrant issued in animal cruelty case
http://www.detnews.co...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 523
6/29/10 Rescue Dogs and Puppies Need Homes
http://www.wwj.com/Re...­

6/21/10 Michigan Pet Stores Take ‘Puppy Friendly’ Pledge
http://www.humanesoci...­

6/23/10 Michigan Pet Stores Take 'Puppy Friendly' Pledge (Mich Ag News!)
http://usagnet.com/st...­

6/23/10 MHS Takes Aim Against Puppy Millshttp://www.michiganhu...­

6/18/10 Rescues in Need of Homes
http://www.clickondet...­

6/18/10 44 animals seized from Webster Township home following anonymous tip
http://www.annarbor.c...­

6/14/10 Rescuer: We need kennel ordinance
http://www.thetimeshe...­

6/14 Humane Society of the United States: Pet Supplies “Plus” pet stores take ‘Puppy Friendly’ pledge
http://www.wisbusines...­

6/11/10 Pet Supplies 'Plus' Pet Stores Take ‘Puppy Friendly’ Pledgehttp://www.humanesoci...­

6/11/10 New Pa. law putting puppy mills out of business
http://www.google.com...­

6/11/10 USDA Announces Recent Animal Welfare Act and Horse Protection Act Enforcement Actions
http://www.aphis.usda...­



St. Clair County Dog Kennel Ordinance


Commissioners vote against animal welfare
Jun 20, 2010 | ... dog breeding/boarding business. We only are interested in the welfare of our companion animals. DOROTHEA KNIGHT St. Clair ...

Board approves kennel ordinance, EDA funding
Jun 16, 2010 | Times Herald ... The St. Clair County Board of Commissioners approved the new kennel ordinance and Economic Development Alliance funding tonight. See full coverage in the Thursday edition of the ...

Rescuer: We need kennel ordinance
Jun 14, 2010 | By LIZ SHEPARD Times Herald ... The debate about a new county kennel ordinance isn't finished. While a faction of the dog industry is content with the language approved by the St. Clair County Board ... http://www.thetimeshe...­

Citizens could've made kennel ordinance better
Jun 9, 2010 | ... To all St. Clair County residents, except three private citizens and about 80 dog kennel operators: The county Board of Commissioners will be voting on the so-called "St. Clair ...
http://www.thetimeshe...­

Two sides spar over St. Clair County animal ordinance
Jun. 9, 2010 Some animal rights activists have been at odds with local breeders for months now, anxious to see more restrictions for kennel operators in St. Clair County. The Public Safety Committee of the St. Clair County Board of Commissioners last week approve...
http://www.voicenews....­

Board approves kennel ordinance
Jun 4, 2010 | By LIZ SHEPARD Times Herald ... After months of discussions and much public input, a revised ordinance regulating kennels in the county has been approved at the committee level. Nicole Fisher said dog breeders are pleased ...
http://www.thetimeshe...­

St. Clair County needs to step up for canine pets
Jun 3, 2010 | ... we don't want puppy mills here. Fortunately, amendments to St. Clair County's new kennel ordinance would do just that by enacting standards for housing and care and limiting ...
http://www.thetimeshe...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 616
7/25/10 Pet Healthy (Sick Dog Checklist)
http://www.dailytribu...­

7/25/10 Local retailers unite to end poor pet practices
http://www.dailytribu...­

7/22/10 Editorial: Help groups that fight abusive puppy mills
http://www.theoakland...­

7/20/10 Prospective pet owners should adopt rescue dogs, avoid 'puppy mills'
http://www.macombdail...­

7/12/10 Adoption of Pets Promoted by Michigan Animal Supply Stores
http://www.foreclosur...­

7/10/10 Oakland stores take pledge not to sell puppies from mills
http://www.dailytribu...­

7/8/10 Oakland stores take pledge not to sell puppies from mills (FRONT PAGE)
http://www.theoakland...­

7/7/10 Protecting puppies everywhere Kalamazoo: stores already follow 'outstanding policy' to be implemented across the U.S.
http://www.mlive.com/...­

7/6/10 Two shops won't OK no-puppy pledge, owners say they sell responsibly
http://www.mlive.com/...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 697
8/22/10 VIDEO: Protesters picket Gibraltar pet shop
http://www.macombdail...­

9/23/10 Advocates rally against The Family Puppy
http://flinttownshipv...­

9/19/10 Standing up for Puppies
The Flint Journal Page A11

9/18/10 Puppy mill protestors picket pet store
http://www.connectmid...­
Also on their Facebook with comments.
http://www.facebook.c...­

9/16/10 Rally against The Family Puppy set for Saturday
http://flinttownshipv...­

9/16/10 Fight over Family Puppy store is flaring up again at Genesee Valley
http://www.mlive.com/...­

9/12/10 Adopt a formerly feral cat, help to end puppy mills
http://www.hometownli...­

9/11/10 COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS: Family helps adopt out pugs
http://www.theoakland...­

9/8/10 'Pug Luv' is from the heart
http://www.dailytribu...­

Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 779
10/31/10 Dog advocate group keeps pressure on pet stores
http://www.hometownli...­

10/14/10 Defenders Investigation Animal Lovers Need to See (Channel 4)
http://www.clickondet...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 890
11/11/10 The Last Petland in Michigan
http://animals.change...­

12/2/10 Puppy Mill Awareness plans rallies
http://flinttownshipv...­

12/4/10 Animal rights advocates protest Family Puppy in Genesee Valley Center
http://abclocal.go.co...­

12/31/10 Giving Voice to the Voiceless: Animal Activists of the Year
http://animals.change...­

Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 906
1/21/11 Ebay Classifieds Gives Puppy Mills a Platform
http://news.change.or...­

1/6/11 Letters: Puppy mill pet has been an eye opener
http://www.mlive.com/...­
Pam
Pamela01
Group Organizer
Clarkston, MI
Post #: 963
2/15/11 Puppy Mill Awareness Meetup: Don't Look for Love at the Pet Store
http://news.change.or...­

2/13/11 Eastpointe store denies puppy mill allegations
http://www.theoakland...­

2/13/11 Eastpointe store denies puppy mill allegations
http://www.macombdail...­

2/10/11 Group releases study of puppy-selling pet stores
http://flinttownshipv...­

2/10/11 Group releases study of puppy-selling pet stores
http://swartzcreekvie...­

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