Sunrise plans to join crackdown on puppy mills, pet stores

Puppy Mills, Pet stores

Article by: The Sun Sentinel

Writer: Susannah Bryan

March 11, 2014

Sunrise may jump on the anti-puppy-mill bandwagon and become the sixth city in Broward County to embrace a law that aims to protect customers from buying sick dogs.

"These are farms where hundreds of animals are raised in conditions where they may have illnesses that are latent or unseen," Sunrise Mayor Mike Ryan said Tuesday while pitching the plan to commissioners.

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