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puppy mills on Oprah

April 3rd, 2008, 11:19 PM
Oprah is supposed to be doing a show about puppy mills on April 4. I hate seeing stuff like that, but with her having such a huge fanbase, it might do some good.

April 4th, 2008, 03:24 AM
I'm no fan of Oprah or her show, but it is true considering how many people watch it hopefully it'll help do some good. There are a lot of people out there who do not fully understand what a puppy mill is or why buying from stores is a bad thing. Even some people have astonished me with their lack of knowledge who work with me at a dog boarding/daycare place.. and the off-leash park.. :frustrated:

April 4th, 2008, 06:45 AM
I saw the previews of the show when I was watching Oprah yesterday. Don't know if I can watch it. Oprah was disgusted and it looks like she had tears in her eyes. She loves dogs.

It is an eye opener for all those who purchase from pet stores and BYB.

Jim Hall
April 4th, 2008, 09:19 AM
i guess its another tear jerker i suppose

May 23rd, 2008, 05:50 PM
Anyone know how I can see this episode now that it's already aired? There don't seem to be any videos available online.

May 23rd, 2008, 05:57 PM
I loved this show. I think because soooo many ppl are into Oprah this will hit sooo many hearts and get ppl thinking about the reality of pippy mills. Something needs to be done!!

Shadow's mom
May 26th, 2008, 12:21 AM
Hi Dingo, you can watch some of the show on just search for oprah puppy mills and you will get too many awful videos of this disgusting practice to watch. Rescued is the way to go.

May 26th, 2008, 11:54 AM
I've tried that. All I seem to be able to get is the preview for the show.

May 26th, 2008, 12:04 PM
Here is Part 1:

What appears to be Part 3 (it won't work for me but maybe it will work for you)

That is all I can find right now.

May 27th, 2008, 03:47 PM
There is going to be an encore presentation of this show on Thursday, May 29. I don't think I can watch again but anyone who has not seen is worth the watch. Tell your friends too!

May 27th, 2008, 05:09 PM
Here is Part 1:

What appears to be Part 3 (it won't work for me but maybe it will work for you)

That is all I can find right now.

Thanks for posting those. Hopefully I can catch the full show on Thursday.

May 28th, 2008, 12:03 PM
I watched this show when it was first on. I have to say that they hardly show you anything, when it comes to the puppy mill world. I have seen A HELL of ALOT worse when I am working.