*Pets in the Press* Third of Puppies Bought Online Dead or Ill Within a Year

Posted 7 months ago

Several news outlets have reported on the Kennel Club’s finding that a third of puppies bought over the internet become unwell and even die within a year of having been purchased.

Their report has found that of the eight million dogs in the UK, more than 630,000 were ordered online and delivered to people’s homes. New figures show that a third of buyers spend just two hours researching a dog breeder on the internet before buying a puppy.

To read the Huffington Post article, click here.