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Responsible pet stores encourage proper breeding

By Kenneth J. Matsui

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 24, 2013

~~<p>Much has been said and written about unscrupulous dog breeders raising large numbers of puppies in inhumane conditions for profit. The Hawaiian Humane Society and others have blamed pet stores for aiding and abetting such activities.</p>
<p>There's no doubt that irresponsible breeders are a problem. Nonetheless, responsible pet stores such as Petland provide a valuable service for those who want to sell and buy purebred dogs in a safe and caring way.</p>
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Much has been said and written about unscrupulous dog breeders raising large numbers of puppies in inhumane conditions for profit. The Hawaiian Humane Society and others have blamed pet stores for aiding and abetting such activities.

There's no doubt that irresponsible breeders are a problem. Nonetheless, responsible pet stores such as Petland provide a valuable service for those who want to sell and buy purebred dogs in a safe and caring way. Login for more...



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