Police raided the two locations expecting to find about 150 dogs in total, but they actually found 255 dogs and puppies in all. The number of canines seized in the backyard breeder raids overwhelmed their expectations and resources.
A backyard breeder couldn’t sell Picasso, so he gave him to a shelter. A rescue group took the dog, and now he has hundreds of interested adopters.
Noah, rescued from a backyard breeder, was born blind and disabled. But now he’s spreading a message of acceptance to schools in an effort to stop bullying and inspire people.
A backyard breeder produced puppies for years knowing that they would likely be born with genetic deformities. Two local rescue groups are trying to help the dogs find homes.