Clark Kauffman

Clark Kauffman

Deputy Editor, Iowa Capital Dispatch

Iowa puppy mill scrutinized by feds sold dogs to Las Vegas shop

By: - November 12, 2021

Before federal authorities moved to shut down a rural Iowa puppy mill, hundreds of dogs that were bred and sold in what prosecutors called filthy, dangerous conditions wound up at upscale pet retailers in Florida, New York, Nevada and other states. Using federal veterinary records, the Iowa-based nonprofit Bailing Out Benji has tracked 498 of […]