The information contained in these lists are in no way intended to replace that of proper veterinary advice, diagnosis or treatment. The Doodle Rescue and Resource Collective does not endorse these sites or claim the sites in these lists to be complete or regulated. If you are concerned about a site, report it. We do not maintain these lists, we only provide resources for you to do your own research.
You can find out the truth about any provider if you do a little searching and asking around. What can you do if you suspect a breeder is taking advantage of you?
Here are some examples of agencies and organizations that will take your complaint very seriously.
email@example.com -- Asheville Humane Society; Asheville, North Carolina 828-253-6383
firstname.lastname@example.org --Animal Protection Society of Orange County; Chapel Hill, North Carolina 919-967-7383
North Carolina SPCA Wake County; Gerner, 919-772-3203
http://grandin.com/welfare/intro.welfare.html -- Animal welfare in slaughter plants. An untouched area where the public is concerned but still a very important subject upon which people can have an impact. Discusses how to assess overcrowding and other ways to harbor humane tactics for food animals.
http://www.intecon.com/cats/programs/reportcruelty.html -- Humane Society of Greater Dayton: animal cruelty, neglect and abuse; how and when to report it.
http://www.peta-online.org/facts/com/fscom02.htm -- PETA's procedures for a cruelty investigation.
http://www.peta-online.org/facts/com/fscom12.htm -- PETA's guidelines for evaluating pet shop conditions.
~emilycat/sacring.html"http://www.geocities.com/~emilycat/sacring.html -- Stop Animal Cruelty web ring.
http://www.animal-law.org/statutes/index.htm -- Rutgers Animal Rights Law Center Anti-Cruelty Statues: comprehensive state-by-state list for people to know what is considered abuse and neglect where they live.
http://www.state.co.us/gov_dir/ag_dir/animals/crueltycom.htm -- Colorado online cruelty investigation form.
http://www.panetwork.com/Humane/abuse.htm -- Pennsylvania abuse contact phone number, along with an explanation of what a humane officer is.
http://www.animalalliance.ca/factsheets/polstre.py -- Canadian lobbying information for better animal protection laws.
http://www.cfhs.ca/CriminalCode/ -- Canada's Criminal Code.
http://www.rspca.org/content/animal_advice.html -- UK cruelty reporting info.
~hspca/invest.htm"http://www.neosoft.com/~hspca/invest.htm -- Houston, Texas, online report form.
http://www.malteseonly.com/lemon.html - a list of Puppy Lemon Laws in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Maine, Massachusetts, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Vermont and Virginia
http://www.adlaz.org/factsheets/puppylemon.html - Arizona's Puppy Lemon Laws
http://www.attorneygeneral.gov/pei/dog/index.cfm - Pennsylvania's Puppy Lemon Laws
http://www.hsus.org/ace/19915 - Massachuesetts' Puppy Lemon Laws
http://www.cumberlandhumanesociety.org/contact.htm - Humane Society of Cumberland County, Tennessee
A special thanks to Linda Rogers for putting together this page.
Last updated by LM Fowler - Admin Apr 13, 2009.