Disrupted by the pandemic, the OIG planned inspections of onsite USDA licensed dog breeders to ensure compliance in regard to the Animal Welfare Act. This audit was also a follow up on the last OIG audit report completed 10 years earlier in May 2010, entitled Animal Care Program Inspections of Problematic Dealers. This is where the dogs lose.
How many customers read reviews of Puppy Spot or Lancaster Puppies, PuppyFind, Greenfield Puppies or Pawrade and chose to ignore the previous buyers stories? Instead, they choose to “roll the dice” hoping to get a healthy puppy and hoping to avoid getting financially taken advantage of when promises and “health guarantees” don’t live up to the pre-purchase hype?