New Jersey High School Cancels Puppy Auction

May 2014

A New Jersey high school was planning to auction a puppy as part of a fundraising event. We educated officials on the dire consequences for the animals and their new families that often result from puppy auctions, and officials agreed to cancel the auction.

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