Archive for March 10th, 2011

Interactive Commentary – Things puppy mill dogs never get to do

The remaining text to this post, with comments, can be found at the new Pack Mentality Blog.

I’ve been thinking about a post such as this for some time and I’m finally getting around to it. I’m really troubled by the vision of dogs crammed into cages in puppy mills, living day after day with no access to anything such as playtime or compassion.

So I want to develop a list of things puppy mill dogs never get to do.

Life-saving dog in the running for national award

ALERT – for the full post on this story, go to the new Pack Mentality website.

A Portland, Ore. dog is a top-10 finalist for the Dogs of Valor award sponsored by the Humane Society of the United States.

Ceili is a 15-year-old lab-mix who hounded (no pun … okay pun intended) one of her guardians for much of one August day. As reported by The Oregonian, Ceili followed Danny Fincher from room to room, licked his arms and legs and sniffed his breath.

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