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Pet store owners want charges dropped

Owners of a Reno puppy store facing felony animal abuse and practicing veterinary medicine without a license appeared in court Wednesday to answer those charges. Instead they asked the charges be dropped.

Posted: Wed 6:37 PM, Sep 18, 2019 | Modified: Thu 2:30 PM, Sep 19, 2019

Puppy store arrests could prompt moratorium

Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve says she is calling a special meeting to discuss pet stores following the arrests of the owners of a local store on charges of abuse.

Posted: Wed 6:43 PM, Sep 11, 2019 | Modified: Wed 7:28 PM, Sep 11, 2019

Puppy store arrests renew calls for a ban

The arrests of the owners of a Reno puppy store this week have focused public attention on the issue of animal welfare and puppy mills and renewed calls for a ban on retail sales.

Posted: Fri 6:46 PM, Sep 06, 2019 | Modified: Mon 9:52 AM, Sep 09, 2019

Puppies Plus owners indicted by Washoe County Grand Jury

The owners of Puppies Plus are under indictment for not properly taking care of their animals. The two face multiple counts including practicing veterinary medicine without a license, and animal torture.

Posted: Wed 6:35 PM, Sep 04, 2019 | Modified: Thu 9:14 AM, Sep 05, 2019

KOLO 8 News Now Investigates Pet Store Claims

Warning: some pictures in the story might be disturbing. Employee outrage over the conditions of local puppy stores has highlighted holes in Nevada law governing pet shops. Employees have come forward revealing what they call filthy conditions.

By Angela Chen | Posted: Thu 10:01 AM, Jan 30, 2014 | Updated: Thu 8:07 AM, May 22, 2014

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