Kennel cough is a condition that could turn serious and the poor girl should be receiving medical treatment and proper care, not be on display for purchase.
Other diseases prominent among pet store puppies who come from mills include heart and kidney disease, epilepsy, parvovirus and mange.
Why you should not buy a dog?
Allergies and Phobias
Like with any pet that you bring into your home, dogs can trigger allergies in people. They also frighten some people, which is good if they are a potential burglar, but not if it’s a friend, relative, or the mailman.
Why you should never buy a dog from a breeder?
Why Some Dog Breeders Should Be Avoided
They pay little or no attention to genetic health issues in both the parents and the puppies. They often charge less money for the puppies than a responsible breeder, but still more money than they should (no one should pay for puppies that were bred carelessly).
Why having a dog is bad?
Dogs are cute, but their teeth are sharp, and they’ll chew on anything they can get their paws on. Often, dogs will ignore their toys and chew on kids’ toys, furniture, or your pant leg. You’ll have to learn to hide your prized possessions from the destructive teeth of your dog.
What do pet stores do with unsold pets?
“The pet stores put the puppy on sale and keep reducing the price until they sell. They may also send them to a different store where they might sell better.” The price dropping will continue until the puppy either gets sold or grows to a point that the store feels it must cut its losses.
Who should not own a dog?
The kind of person that shouldn’t own a dog is the person with a lack of owner commitment to their dog. They fall into seven catagories: 1. Who Shouldn’t Own A Dog: The Cheapskates.