Editorial: Federal Puppy Uniform Protection Safety Act deserves support to combat puppy mills – NJ.com

yap for attention from anyone who walks through the pet store door, while others lie listless and lonesome. Each one of those little doggies in the window is nearly impossible to resist.

Even though their well-bred looks cannot conceal the simple heart of a puppy, the pedigrees of these brand-new designer dogs command prices that near four figures.

More and more, though, pet lovers are finding their boon companions through shelters and organizations such as PetFinder.com, an online service that matches preferences with potential pets from shelters and foster homes around the country.

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