View the world through the eyes of Hudson. His objective of this blog is to educate the public by trying to teach them not to buy a dog through a puppy mill. Don't buy a dog before you see where his parents live and how they are treated. Better yet ADOPT through a rescue or shelter and know you've done a good deed by saving a dog's life !!!
How to learn the truth about where puppies for sale in Illinois really come from.
Below you will find a listing of pet stores in Illinois…
Identify the pet store you are researching below.
The commercial breeders or puppy brokers who have been known to supply puppies to the store are listed to the right of the store’s name.
Click on the breeders name to see the USDA inspection report for that breeder. All breeders and brokers selling to pet stores must be inspected and licensed by the USDA.
We also include the kennel inventories recorded by the USDA that show how many adult breeding dogs as well as puppies are kept on the property. These numbers tell it all!
We also include links to in-depth reports from petshoppuppies.org, a 501(c)(3) organization that provides data to the general public about the commercial dog-breeding industry using information gathered through the Freedom of Information Act and other sources. These are the PSP links to the right of each store’s name.
The following information was acquired from The Illinois Department of Agriculture and The United States Department of Agriculture/USDA. These breeders have supplied puppies to the pet store.Cick on the breeder’s name to see the breeder’s USDA inspection report. This is all public information.
Look at the astounding number of dogs at the commercial breeding facilities that sell to Illinois pet stores. These are clearly not small litters of puppies curled up in a basket in front of a fireplace.