Publication/Event date: 2011-11-10
Publication name: Examiner.com
URL for more info: http://www.examiner.com/vegan-restaurants-in-chicago/november-vegan-happenings-chicago#ixzz1dQ013ZEa
Summary: Given how many dogs and cats are killed at shelters every year due to overpopulation and given how abysmal conditions are at many breeding facilities that supply pet stores (a.k.a., puppy mills) people are mobilizing across the country to raise awareness, and decrease impulse purchases, outside of pet stores. One such group, the Companion Animal Protection Society Chicago, meets in the suburbs in front of Happiness Is(n’t) Pets pet stores to educate the public.