Thursday, October 15, 2009

More Action Urged To Shut Puppy Mills

From The Montreal Gazette:

New rules seen as first step; Advocates demand Quebec impose harsher penalties on animal abusers

While new measures aimed at shutting down Quebec puppy mills were applauded yesterday as a good first step, Montreal animal welfare activists called for the provincial government to go farther.

Quebec needs tough new laws and penalties for animal abuse if it wants to clean up its reputation as the puppy mill capital of Canada, front-line animal rights workers contended yesterday.

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My Comment: This problem has been going on for as long as I can remember .... increase the penalties is the only way that this crime can be deterred.

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