This is so sad. My heart is breaking for the state of the world. Truly, we have lost our way…
Dog rescuers, flush with donations, buy animals from the breeders they scorn
By Kim Kavin, Washington Post, April 12, 2018
An effort that animal rescuers began more than a decade ago to buy dogs for $5 or $10 apiece from commercial breeders has become a nationwide shadow market that today sees some rescuers, fueled by Internet fundraising, paying breeders $5,000 or more for a single dog.
The result is a river of rescue donations flowing from avowed dog saviors to the […]