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Fight Against Puppy Mills
When you purchase a puppy from a store or online, in many cases these will come from a puppy mill. Puppy mills are all about the profit and well-being and health of animals is not their priority. Dogs in puppy mills will spend most of their time in cramped cages and females in puppy mills are bred as often as possible, which seriously affects their health and longevity.