Complaint Details

Cust First Name Jeremiah 
Shop Name Happiness is pets 
Shop Address Line 1 1542 Ogden ave 
Shop Address Line 2  
Shop City Downers grove 
Shop State or Province Illinois 
Shop Country United States  
Was Online Purchase No 
Shop Website 
Shop Email Address  
Date of Purchase 2012/01/14 
Price 8.99 
Shop Breed of Dog Boston terrier 
Sex Male 
Date of Birth 2011/10/10 
Date of Death  
Breeder Monroe hochestetler 
Diseases and Illnesses He vomits all the time. After numerous ongoing tests they still don't know what's wrong with him. He had yeast in his ears. He's on prescription food now after numerous medications as well 
When illness begin end We brought him home like this 
Hereditary Defects  
Recommend vet Yes 
Veterinary expenses to date 2 for vaccinations 
How did you hear about shop Googled Boston terriers for sale and they came up 
Please describe conditions Puppies were in cages with grate like bottoms. Most of them sleeping in the empty dishes in their cages some were had feces in them. There wasn't bedding in the cages. Our puppy had severe dandruff which they said was from bathing frequently. They took him back to clean him up when we purchased him and he still had severe dandruff and feces on his paws. They just sprayed him with cologne.  
Breeders Name  
Breeders Email Address   
Breeders Address Line 1  
Breeders Address Line 2  
Breeders City  
Breeders City  
Breeders Website  

Bea's Beat

Blog with CAPS Spokesmodel Beatrice, a puppy mill survivor and vegan advocate.

Blog with Beatrice!

Deborah Howard

Deborah Howard

Learn more about Deborah Howard, president and founder of Companion Animal Protection Society.

Meet Deborah


Keep up-to-date about CAPS and read about issues affecting companion animals, especially those suffering in pet shops and puppy mills.

Visit CAPS Blog

Contact Us

Contact CAPS

Companion Animal Protection Society (CAPS)
759 CJC Hwy., #332
Cohasset, MA 02025
p: 339-309-0272
501 (c)(3) Tax ID#: 58-2040413

Contact by Webform

Class Action Lawsuits

scales of justice

If you purchased a sick or dying puppy from Barkworks or Happiness is Pets, you may be able to join consumer class action lawsuits. The first step is to fill out the CAPS complaint form.

Read more about Happiness is Pets or Barkworks.

CAPS Complaint Form