The story of Mercedes and her nine puppies illustrates the arbitrary nature of Breed Specific Legislation (BSL), as we continue to call for an end to these outdated laws.
Mercedes and her puppies were seized
One December afternoon, Lynn Bernard had a visit from the police. They had a warrant, and asked to see her dogs.
Lynn’s dog Mercedes had recently given birth to a litter of nine puppies. Mercedes is an American bulldog cross bullmastiff, and the father … continue reading ››