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Posts Tagged "Yes to Prop B"

Power, profits and puppy mills trump democracy in Missouri

SB 113, a Missouri Senate bill that effectively guts Prop B (the Puppy Mill Cruelty Prevention Act), passed the state Senate yesterday. Missourians get active!

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Prop B: What You Can Do Now in Your Neighborhood

The passage of Proposition B is a landmark event in Missouri on many levels. Missouri is home to 30% of the puppy mills in the USA. It passed thanks to the work of volunteers and the Yes! to Prop B coalition that rallied the public to take a stand against substandard commercial breeding facilities.

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Puppy Mills: A National Disgrace

This Tuesday, Missouri voters will go to the polls to decide whether or not to put a major crimp in the puppy mill business. Prop B will raise the bar on commercial breeders in the state that is home to an estimated 30% of the nation’s puppy mills.

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The Blood Diamonds of Animal Welfare

Dogs sold at pet stores are usually the product of puppy mills and are akin to the blood diamond of animal welfare.

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