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Dr. Pawz: Closing loophole with online pet sales

After years of pressure from the public and animal-welfare groups, the USDA's inspector general looked into the laws regulating commercial dog breeding and agreed there was a gap between breeders who sell online and those who do not.

Saturday - 09/14/2013, 07:46am EDT

Tags: Katy Nelson, Dr. Pawz, Dr. Paws, pet sales, usda


Puppies from mill arrive in D.C. for new life

Exhausted and flea-infested from a puppy mill, 23 dogs arrived in D.C. on Saturday night, hoping for a new life.

Monday - 08/20/2012, 07:03pm EDT

Tags: WARL, Kate Ryan, Chihuahua, shar pei

Facebook bans puppy mill ads

The problem is breeders who sell puppies online fall in a loophole in the federal law leaving them unregulated.

Friday - 03/23/2012, 04:10pm EDT

Tags: puppy month, ASPCA, facebook

Animal advocates to lobby in Annapolis

Advocates are coming to Annapolis to back measures to protect animals.

Thursday - 02/23/2012, 10:13am EST

Tags: Annapolis