Complaint Details

Cust First Name janelle 
Shop Name Barkworks  
Shop Address Line 1 350 West Hillcrest Drive  
Shop Address Line 2 Level 2: 2B 
Shop City Thousand Oaks 
Shop State or Province California 
Shop Country United States  
Was Online Purchase No 
Shop Website  
Shop Email Address  
Date of Purchase 9/1/13 
Price 2,000 
Shop Breed of Dog Bernedoodle 
Sex Female 
Date of Birth 7/7/13 
Date of Death  
Breeder casey angie schaaf 
Broker casey angie schaaf 
Diseases and Illnesses How do I get involved with the Barkworks class action lawsuit? I have a very sick puppy who I bought from a very dishonest couple who told me she was from a reputable breeder but she was actually from Barkworks (aka a puppy mill). Any info would be greatly appreciated as I am heartbroken and desperate. Prior to being sold at Barkworks my dog had an umbilical hernia repair which we suspect was botched as she now suffers from urinary incontinence. She also suffers from Severe Behavioral issues and was put on Prozac and Hydroxozine. The story goes like this, this couple sold me a sick puppy on craigslist for 1300$ they claimed she was from a reputable breeder etc but after discovering her medical and behavioral problems I did a lot more research and found out she was from a pet store (Barkworks) and a puppy mill (Big Red Puppy Mill in Atkinson, Nebraska) that is now being sued for selling dogs that were unfit for sale. I then asked the sellers for the receipt for the dog so that I could join the class action lawsuit and they refused. I'm now stuck between a rock and a hard place. I also realize selling a dog on Craigslist is illegal. What should I do? Any help would be greatly appreciated! 
When illness begin end see previous entry 
Hereditary Defects botched umbilical hernia repair prior to sale, behavioral issues requiring prozac and Hydroxozine 
Recommend vet N/A 
Veterinary expenses to date 
How did you hear about shop see above 
Please describe conditions see above 
Eastern European Purchase No 
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