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Q: Where is the State of Missouri at on getting some of these HORRIBLE PUPPY MILLS shutdown

February 16, 2009 | By kerrie v. | 5 answers | Expired: 2009 days ago

kerrie v.

Missouri has 33% of the US puppy mills. Where is the state on shutting these down?

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Cheryl R.
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Feb 16, 2009

The Humane Society is continually trying to pass legislation to shut these disreptubable ones down. The problem is the Republicans control the State House and Senate and block these laws. We need to change our representatives if we want to have an impact.

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Marcia W.
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Feb 16, 2009

the situation is just out of control and so many puppy mill momma's are left helpless when they can no longer produce. I am ashamed of my state and plan to contact my representatives to urge them to get rolling on this.

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Judy  Z.
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Feb 16, 2009

Wisconsin has the same problem, although it is the Democratically controlled govt. that did not sign a law into the books two years ago.
The Wisconsin Humane Society in Milwaukee bought out one puppy mill (lots of $$$) and it still looking for homes for the rescued. The biggest one, however, is still in operation! with the help of the Amish and Mennonites.

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