Complaint Details

Cust First Name Deanna 
Shop Name Breeder 
Shop Address Line 1 206 west street 
Shop Address Line 2  
Shop City Rocky comfort 
Shop State or Province Missouri 
Shop Country United States  
Was Online Purchase No 
Shop Website  
Shop Email Address  
Date of Purchase 2014/04/28 
Price 800.00 
Shop Breed of Dog English Bulldog 
Sex Male 
Date of Birth 2014/02/15 
Date of Death  
Breeder Alice Mahurin 
Diseases and Illnesses This puppy is 10 weeks old and weighs only 5 pounds. The breeder had over 20 bulldogs kept in a chicken coop that was make shifted into a kennel. Our puppy was very sick when he was little and had matting of his eyes and the negligence in care has left him with permanent scarring on his eyes. The living condition if the other dogs was clear they were just baby making machines. The breeder had a trash can full of adult food stating it was better to feed them all the adult food for the bones. Three dogs were in the home and it was filthy inside.  
When illness begin end Puppy was evaluated by our vet yesterday.  
Hereditary Defects  
Recommend vet No 
Veterinary expenses to date 47.00 
How did you hear about shop Craigslist 
Please describe conditions 20 plus dogs are kept in a chicken coop that has been male shifted into a kennel. The smell was horrid the dogs were filthy and there were three or more in each pin plus other puppies. Puppies are mal nourished and the adults and pups are all fed adult dog food.  
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Can be registered Yes 
Did the shop communicate Yes 

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