Quantcast
Last updated on April 18, 2014 at 15:19 EDT

Latest Breeder Stories

2013-09-16 23:01:56

Continental Kennel Club, Inc. (CKC) honors 2013 Breeder Merit Award Winner Jodi Lyn Erbe for her superlative breeding program and immense contribution to the Keeshond breed. (PRWEB) September 16, 2013 Continental Kennel Club is proud to announce the winner of the 2013 CKC Breeder Merit Award. The sixth annual Breeder Merit Award goes to Jodi Lyn Erbe (of Erbekees Keeshonden) located in Petersburg, Tennessee. Continental Kennel Club celebrates the outstanding achievement of this CKC...

2013-03-19 12:28:43

The March 19th Issue of The Food Journal Will Provide an In-Depth Analysis of Plant Breeding and What It Means for Farmers, Manufacturers, Grocers, and Consumers SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Not to be confused with or compared to genetic modification, plant breeding is an agricultural technology used for decades that might offer an abundance of affordable, tasty and nutritious foods for the growing world population, according to the March 19(th) issue of The...

2012-10-15 19:20:14

RPOA Texas Outreach, Inc. files lawsuit in federal court SAN ANTONIO, Oct. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Touted as a "Puppy Mill" Bill, HB 1451 was not written to regulate Texas dog and cat breeders; it was written to eliminate them! Humane Society of the U.S. and their Texas cohort Texas Humane Legislation Network wrote the bill which was rammed through the Legislature despite strong opposition. HB 1451 is a national "animal rights" legislative agenda to end all breeding of...

2011-12-05 14:14:00

Their crosshairs are on purposeful breeding and sales of purebred dogs and cats in the U.S. as the "first step" of their extreme agenda. SAN ANTONIO, Dec. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Under the guise of emotional rhetoric to eliminate "Puppymills," Texas HB 1451 was pushed through the 2011 Texas Legislative Session by senior ranking members Rep. Senfronia Thompson and Senator John Whitmire and signed into law by Governor Rick Perry June 17. The bill mandates Texas dog and cat...

2011-06-01 17:07:00

AUSTIN, Texas, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As of May 30, House Bill 1451, often referred to in the media as the "Puppy Mill Bill," has passed by wide margins in both the Texas House and Senate. This proposed law, supported by the Texas Veterinary Medical Association, seeks to eliminate substandard breeding facilities known as "puppy mills" in the state of Texas. The bill applies only to large-scale cat and dog breeders and requires that facilities uphold basic standards of...

2010-12-13 14:54:00

Encourage Gift of Dog License; Due Jan. 1 HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Giving or receiving a puppy or other new pet as a gift this holiday season may seem like a great idea, but Agriculture Secretary Russell C. Redding encouraged consumers to think carefully before adopting or buying pets for others. "It's easy to get caught up in the excitement of the season, but it's important to make sure the pet is going to a home that is fully prepared to care for it,"...

2009-12-23 15:54:00

Consider Gift of Dog License, Due Jan. 1 HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Although many people dream of finding a puppy or other new pet under the tree, Pennsylvania Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today urged consumers to give careful consideration before buying or adopting pets during the holidays. "Bringing a pet home or giving a pet as a gift comes with a high level of responsibility and a long-term commitment, and that important message should not be lost in...

2009-03-05 18:07:00

IRVINE, Calif., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- BowTie, Inc., the world's largest publisher of pet and animal magazines and websites, is pleased to announce that Bo Bengtson, Amy Fernandez and Richard G. Beauchamp received The Alliance of Purebred Dog Writers (APDW) Arthur Frederick Jones Award at the annual awards luncheon on February 8, 2009, in New York City. The APDW is an organization dedicated to excellence in writing about purebred dogs and issues of interest to owners, breeders and others...

2009-02-09 07:00:00

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- BowTie, Inc., the world's largest publisher of pet and animal magazines and websites, is proud to announce that Bo Bengtson, editor-at-large of Dogs in Review and author of Best In Show, published by Kennel Club Books, a division of BowTie Press, received the Alliance of Purebred Dog Writers (APDW) Stonehenge Award at its annual awards luncheon held February 8, 2009, in New York City. The Stonehenge Award, given to an individual who has contributed...

2008-12-12 10:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is not an ideal time to surprise a loved one with a new puppy or other pet as a gift, said Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff today. "The holiday season may seem like the perfect time to give a puppy as a gift, but too often families are not prepared for the responsibility and commitment that comes with dog ownership," said Wolff. "Before buying or adopting a new pet, families should want, expect...