Puppy mill rescue. Puppy mill rescue was founded on the philosophy that owners should make educated decisions when it comes to purchasing a puppy. We accept mostly chihuahuas miniature schnauzers brussels griffons chinese cresteds papillons and yorkies but not limited to these breeds. Theresa strader nmdrs founder and executive director rescued lily from a dog auction in missouri. National mill dog rescue was established in february 2007 in honor of a forgiving little italian greyhound named lily.
A puppy mill sometimes known as a puppy farm is a type of commercial dog breeding facility. All puppies offered through puppy mill rescue come from verified professional golden retriever breeders. This resource helps with adopted puppy mill rescue dogs including advice on crate and house training socialization separation anxiety gaining trust and more. All donations made to dpr go directly to the rescue of shelter and mill dogs and are tax deductible.
What is a puppy mill. Puppy mills are an urgent widespread problem. Although no standardized legal definition for puppy mill exists a definition was established in avenson vzegart in 1984 as a dog breeding operation in which the health of the dogs is disregarded in order to maintain a low overhead and maximize profits. Some advice for fostering or adopting a puppy mill rescue the long road home.
In these mass production factories dogs are forced to produce litter after litter of puppies supplying nearly 100 percent of the dogs sold in pet stores and directly to consumers online and through newspaper ads. Dont be surprised if they are exhausted when you get them home. Rescued puppy mill dog suffering from a severe case of untreated mange and a ruptured eye. We are a small not for profit 501c3 animal rescue organization dedicated to rescuing and re homing toy breed dogs.