Posts Tagged: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Did You Need Yet Another Reason Not to Buy a Puppy from a Pet Store?

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, pet adoption, Tracie Hotchner.

Pet Store Puppies Represent a Chain of Suffering By now I hope we’re all clear on the immorality of purchasing puppies from pet stores. All the puppies in any pet store have been procured through a series of transactions, beginning with the mass production (or “factory farming”) of dogs, after which they are inventoried by […]

Cats In Quarantine

Posted by & filed under Bloggers, News, Pet Health, Tracie Hotchner.

  Scary avian flu infects shelter cats in NYC After a mysterious outbreak of bird flu swept through New York City shelters earlier this month, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) opened an emergency quarantine center to house the entire cat population in the city’s shelter system, according to The […]