Main Line Animal Rescue Making Headlines


Consumers said to be biggest losers in USDA purge of puppy mill and other data

The United States Department of Agriculture surprised state officials, businesses and animal welfare organizations last week when it removed a database of inspection reports from its website. The records included reports and enforcement records for dog breeding facilities, research labs, zoos and circuses. The move prompted an outcry.

Paging Doggie Doctor, M.D.

PHOENIXVILLE, October 12, 2013 / NBC Nightly News / -- They may look like just cute and furry pets, but these dogs are much more. NBC's Jill Rappaport reports on medical alert dogs.

You've Seen Oprah's Show, Now What You Can Do to Keep Up the Fight Against the Pet Trade

CHICAGO, April 4, 2008 / Animal Law Coalition / -- "Oprah showed her audience film from an undercover investigation by Lisa Ling and Smith of several puppy mills."

Main Line Animal Rescue wrapped transit buses in DC to pressure the USDA to enforce the few laws protecting dogs in our nation's federally licensed puppy mills. 

Interesting to know, our buses were so successful, the men and women who approve advertising in DC have banned bus wraps specifically mentioning puppy mills. In exchange for advertisers' cooperation they are now allowing them to advertise alcohol and cigarettes. Apparently, they would rather people die of lung cancer than stop the wide-spread abuse in our nation's puppy mills.

Spreading the Word.

MLAR Brochures

Main Line Animal Rescue's brochures are often kitschy, sometimes serious, and always informative. We are known for our distinctive printed materials and they have been extremely effective in advancing MLAR's mission and helping us raise the necessary funds to support our lifesaving programs.