Truth, Lies and Puppy Mills

Bonus Update: Petland vs. Illinois

February 27, 2022 Bailing Out Benji Season 1 Episode 2
Truth, Lies and Puppy Mills
Bonus Update: Petland vs. Illinois
Show Notes

Listen to our latest bonus episode as we give an update on the puppy mill industry's latest attempt to try to stop the state of Illinois from banning the sale of puppy mill puppies in pet stores!

Learn about what happened in court this week as we discuss the challenges we face across the country, even as we are on the winning side of this issue!

Tune in to find out the answer to the most frequently asked question we get EVERY TIME advocates successfully pass a new humane ordinance or state bill!

Americans are used to being on the lookout for a scam, but authorities are warning of a new kind of fraud. Puppy Kingpin shines a spotlight on Jolyn Noethe, a secretive businesswoman from Iowa who is accused of laundering puppies much like drug money. Investigative reporter Alex Schuman exposes the scheme and an underground part of the industry bringing us the pets we love.

From Neon Hum Media and Sony Music Entertainment. Smoke Screen: Puppy Kingpin is available June 16th. 

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