Despite all its efforts in recent years, Missouri remains far-and-away the nation’s worst puppy mill state.
30% of breeding kennels have left the business in face of new regulations
The initiative would make it harder for lawmakers to change voter-approved measures, such as last year’s dog-breeding law.
SW Mo kennel cited for filthy conditions, sick animals
The new law was signed by Gov. Nixon this spring.
AG uses new law to temporarily close filthy kennel
Kennel had years of issues.
Senate voted Wednesday to approve a compromise proposal setting new rules for dog breeders.
Latest plan would give breeders more time to comply with new regulations
I think it significantly improves conditions for the dogs,