• Atlanta Considers Bill To Ban Sale Of Pets From Puppy & Kitten Mills

    1 month ago - By iHeart Dogs

    This week, three Atlanta City Councilmembers introduced a bill to ban stores from selling animals from “puppy and kitten mills.” The legislation will move to the Public Safety Committee for consideration at the meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 23.
    Councilmember Amir Farokhi spearheaded the proposal, and it was co-sponsored by Councilmembers Carla Smith and Natalyn Archibong.
    Farokhi told First Coast News the ordinance is close to his heart.
    “Atlanta is a humane city and our policies toward animals should reflect that,” he said. “My wife and I own a rescued dog and two rescued cats. Our city should...
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