Puppy Mills Should Be Shut Down Essay

1625 Words Dec 14th, 2015 7 Pages
There are puppy mills all over the world, some good, some bad. All of these mills have at least one thing in common, they keep dogs for breeding for their own personal gain.
For animal lovers, or just anybody who cares about living things, this might mean something. For those who read articles about injured animals and cry, or get mad and say how something should be done about it, then this is for those people. Let’s actually do something about it. In puppy mills all over the world, there can be anywhere from 10-1,000 or more breeding dogs. Most of these dogs won’t make it out of the mill alive. The only dogs that do make it out of the mills are the puppies, and some of those don’t even survive for very long outside of the mill.
All Puppy Mills should be shut down because of the inhumane treatment of the animals.
For the people who support puppy mills, take a step back, and look at what really goes on at those mills. Yes, there are some good things that can come out of them. Like, without them, where would the pet stores get their puppies and other animals from? There is no problem with the puppy mills that are actually taking care of the animals and running their mill the way state law requires it. With the mills that aren’t running correctly, and are mistreating the animals, there is a big problem. Criminal neglect and abuse of animals is illegal and you can pay a fine, have probation, or have to serve jail time. According to the article Animal Cruelty Laws By State,…

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