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Susan Chana Lask Supports Town of Gorham Moratorium-Ontario County Planning Board Votes in Favor

usan Chana Lask with Umka the Puppy Battle Puppy Mills

Today the Ontario County Planning Board voted for a moratorium against opening a puppy mill in the Town of Gorham after  Susan Chana Lask provided arguments and law to them in her extensive legal memorandum.  She pointed out that the applicants wanting to open the Mill listed that there will be 640 dogs, but they omitted the fact that the number can be twice as much or more because those are "breeding dogs" only. There was no listing of how many puppies in litters there will be.  Only half the story appears to be before the Town in the application.

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Puppy Mill Facts: “Puppy Massacre” is not an Overstatement, It's a Crime!


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Inhumane Puppy Mill

  In a country already suffering from an over population of dogs, cats and other companion animals, there are nearly six thousand commercial kennels or “puppy mills” in the United States licensed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture perpetuating the problem.1  Approximately four million dogs are bred in puppy mills annually and an estimated four to five million die every year (almost 11,000 daily).2  Causes of death include but are not limited to, neglect and starvation, untreated illnesses, and lack of heat or air conditioning in puppy mills.3 

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Puppies Pain and Suffering as Damages against Pet Store

Animal Rights Lawyer Susan Chana Lask with Umka & Elena Zakharova        Susan Chana Lask's Umka the Puppy Case
 

Lask files novel case for puppy's pain and suffering that pet store sold as a defective puppy who needed thousands of dollars in surgery bills for a congenital defect.  The pet store refused to provide legal documents to the consumer regarding the puppy's source, most likely because the puppy is from a puppy mill.  So you're not ripped off by a pet store, read the law and complaint here.

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