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Here's hoping that California is the first of many states to protect animals from the types of cruelty that have been well-documented in puppy mills.
Two years earlier, 130 dogs, including around a dozen that had died, were rescued from a puppy mill in Choctaw County.
Animal lovers, rejoice: California has officially become the first state to ban sales from puppy mills.
Nubz was rescued from the puppy mill by someone who to this day remains anonymous.
Currently, the Humane Society estimates that 99 percent of puppies sold at pet stores or online come from puppy mills.
But this bill will make steps toward ending the practices of puppy mills and other cruel breeders for good.
Some good news, finally: the state of California has banned the sale of puppies from puppy mills.
According to the Humane Society, there are still at least 10,000 puppy mills across the U.S., many of which are not regulated by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
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