Puppy seller jailed

Dog breeder who kept dogs in ‘horrendous, dark, dank pens with no warm bedding’ is jailed for 16-weeks after RSPCA probe Heart-breaking footage from inside a breeding farm shows the ‘inhumane’ conditions that puppies were forced to live. Rocky Knight was jailed after RSPCA inspectors raided his home after complaints from seven dog owners who had bought puppies that later fell ill and died. Some animals were found with breathing problems and no bedding, while inspectors also discovered the body of one puppy wrapped in a plastic bag. Knight, 36, pleaded guilty to animal welfare offences at Bolton Magistrates’ Court and...

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