Truth, Lies and Puppy Mills

Meet Our Texas Team

January 12, 2022 Bailing Out Benji Season 1 Episode 58
Truth, Lies and Puppy Mills
Meet Our Texas Team
Show Notes

Tune in to Texas and learn about all the amazing work being done by Paula, Shannon, and other advocates to help bring an end to the puppy mill industry in their state!
Find out how these fierce leaders got involved and went from regular people to Bailing Out Benji superstars! Become inspired by their hard work, tenacity, and fresh enthusiasm for becoming a voice for the dogs trapped in puppy mills!
Listen to the answers to some common questions they and many of our teams across the country get asked about the puppy mill industry. 
For information on the "pet leasing" discussed in this episode, go here: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2017-03-01/i-m-renting-a-dog

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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