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‘Puppy mill’ retail ban now in effect in California

Aaron Burgin
Assembly Bill 485 bars pet stores from retail pet stores from selling animals from commercial kennels, which are sometimes referred to as “puppy mills.”...
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Neighbor clashes with city official over complaints

Jordan P. Ingram & Aaron Burgin
A North County resident alleges that Oceanside Deputy Mayor Chuck Lowery has illegitimately used his position in local office to expedite a bevy of personal...

‘Puppy Mill’ bill easily clears first state hurdle

On Tuesday, May 30, an Assembly floor vote on California Assembly Bill 485 (also referred to as the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act) passed with...

California mulls statewide ban of pet store ‘puppy mill’ sales

Aaron Burgin
A California bill that would prohibit pet stores from selling live dogs, cats and rabbits that aren't from a rescue group or a shelter is...