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“What should I say?”

Do you want to talk to your Iowa state legislators (senator and representative) or other state officials (county supervisors, sheriff, others) about your concerns about Iowa puppy mills? Good for you!


In many cases, it truly is enough to simply say, “I care about the welfare of dogs in Iowa puppy mills and I’m asking you to do whatever you can to help them.”


But we hear from many advocates who say, “I want to be able to say something more!” So we’ve put together two documents for you to use as a resource. Feel free to print these and refer to them during your conversations with local lawmakers, law enforcement, and other officials.


Why We’re Here – Talking Points for Iowa Legislation


Developing Your 3-Minute Speech