• Rescues Are Exposed For Spending Thousands Buying Dogs From Breeders At Auction

    3 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    What started as rescuers paying $5 or $10 for dogs that breeders couldn't otherwise sell has turned into a massive market, with rescuers willing to spend as much as $5,000 or more per dog from commercial breeders at one of two auctions held in Missouri every year.
    Some breeders now make more money selling dogs to rescuers than they do from other sources. Rescuers who buy dogs from these auctions claim that they are saving dogs from a lifetime of breeding, but they often wind up unknowingly bidding against other rescuers and paying exorbitant amounts of money to rescue dogs from what they...
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