This episode we are joined by Greg Gordon of Dog Patch Pet and Feed pet store in Naperville, IL. Greg's pet store successfully switched to a humane rescue model over a decade ago and he has been speaking out and encouraging other pet stores to do the same ever since.
Tune in to learn how your local puppy selling store can go humane and simply "do right by the dogs."
COVID-19 has been especially harsh to small humane pet stores across the country. If you have the means, please consider making a donation towards helping Dog Patch rescue more dogs!
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.