Animal Protection Ordinance

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

Pet shop dog sales ban a step toward ending puppy mills

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego ordinance to ban dog, cat and rabbit sales in pet shops is seen by animal advocates as a big step forward in shutting down puppy mills.Without the Animal Protection Ordinance pet shops are big buyers for mass breeders who do not always follow best practices in raising numerous animals.