Walt_Hutchens March 29, 2011 at 10:57am
My wife and I breed dogs in Virginia. We sell to seniors on the same terms as others: There must be a backup plan for care if the owner can't provide it.
Military might deploy. Couples split up. People lose jobs, get transferred 'no pets,' STUFF HAPPENS. Most elderly people are adults (!) and already have some sort of plan 'in case of ...'
The goal of a rescue or a breeder should be happy pets in happy homes. Mr. Twining needs to find another rescue.