Adopt a pet, don’t buy from a breeder
Published 02/15/2012, DL-Online
It’s no surprise that the Westminster Dog Show has banished pro-adoption ads from the airwaves during its broadcast (AP story). The show’s organizers would surely prefer that viewers forget about the millions of dogs who end up in our country’s shelters every year — and the fact that Westminster and the dog-breeding industry it props up are directly responsible for many of them.Word count: 192
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