Pup Aid 2017 Announced

Pup Aid 2017 Announced

Each year this very special day gives the dog-loving public, the golden opportunity to help raise awareness about the UK’s cruel puppy farming trade!



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Forgotten feline pensioners are being left on the shelf

Cats Protection is being gripped by a pensioner crisis – no-one wants to adopt its feline senior citizens. Cats Protection says that its unwanted older cats aged 12 years and above – 65 years and over in human terms – now wait, on average, 96 days before being adopted – 32 per cent longer than in […]

Puppy Plan – giving your pup the best start in life

The Kennel Club and Dogs Trust have come together to launch the Puppy Plan, a unique new initiative for dog breeders and owners which aims to give every puppy the very best start in life to prevent behavioural problems later on. The Puppy Plan is being launched to Kennel Club Assured Breeders as a pilot scheme […]

Research shows millions fooled by rogue puppy breeders

(Kennel Club Press Release) More than one in three dog owners may have been duped into buying a puppy farmed dog, many of which end up needing thousands of pounds of veterinary and behavioural treatment, according to Kennel Club research. It is thought that the internet and demand for designer crossbreeds is fuelling the trade. Puppy farming […]

Vets applaud Welsh Government’s commitment to tackle dog welfare problems

(BVA Release) The British Veterinary Association (BVA) has strongly welcomed the Welsh Government’s confirmation that it will introduce new dog breeding legislation to enhance animal welfare and tackle puppy farming this autumn. The First Minister for Wales, Carwyn Jones, used his visit to the Dogs Trust’s re-homing centre in Bridgend earlier this week to reiterate the […]

Hollywood: Where Even Doggy Dreams Can Come True

Hollywood: Where Even Doggy Dreams Can Come True

When I was last in L.A. four years ago there was one particular disturbing sight that’s always stayed with me since – a depressed sixteen week old Weimaraner puppy for sale: all alone, squeezed into a glass tank on a shelf, surrounded by yet more glass tanks containing even more pups, and all within one […]

Bringing an End to Puppy Farming

The Issue
Puppy farming is the mass commercial production of puppies purely for profit and without any thought for the health, welfare and quality of life of the puppy and its parents. Pup Aid is determined to bring about an end to this cruel and unnecessary practice.

Kept in horrific conditions, puppies are usually unvaccinated, sent long distances cross country and sold en masse – usually poorly and riddled with painful disease – to pet shops, private dealers, and for both sale and re-sale through various websites.

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