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KEY MESSAGE: Many breeders use auction houses to get rid of older dogs and to still make money from their "investment." In March 2009, Kathy Bauck transported over 200 dogs to an auction house in Ohio. Animals' Angels reported on the care and transport.

 

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Photo copyright Animals' Angels; Bauck transport to auction

AUCTION SALES

In past years, Kathy Bauck's kennel (known as Pick Of The Litter, aka Puppys On Wheels) bought and sold animals through auctions, as some other Minnesota breeders/brokers do. In March 2009, Pick Of The Litter transported 201 dogs/puppies to the Farmerstown Dog Auction in Baltic, Ohio.

Animals' Angels investigated this auction and some of Bauck's activities. To view their report and photos at the auction, go to: Report

 

AUCTION VIDEOS

• VIEW: Inside Farmerstown Dog Auction in Ohio (This undercover video, by Animals' Angels, is from a January 15, 2011 dog auction. It involves another Minnesota dog breeder: Clearwater Kennel.)

• VIEW: Dog Auctions, uploaded by PetShopPuppies

• Other videos can be found on YouTube: Dog Auctions

ANIMALS SHIPPED TO AUCTION

The Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (posted below) show that of the total 201 transported to the Farmerstown Dog Auction by Pick Of The Litter in March 2009:

Gender: 141 were female and 53 were male; 7 dogs had no gender listed

Ages (of animals sold at auction):

6 months old: 1 dog

1 year old: 7 dogs

2 years old: 28 dogs

3 years old: 41 dogs

4 years old: 40 dogs

5 years old: 46 dogs

6 years old: 35 dogs

7 years old: 2 dogs

Breeds (sold): Mini-Schnauzer, Chinese Crested, Pomeranian, Pug, Westie, Sheltie, Cocker Spaniel, Boston Terrier, Soft Coat Wheaten, Dachshund, Lhasa Apso, Bichon, Shih Tzu, Papillon, Keeshund, Poodle, Beagle, American Eskimo, Basset, Labrador, Chihuahua

Veterinarian who inspected the dogs and signed the health certificates for transport: Dr. Richard Teal

Certificate 1330762 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330763 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330764 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330765 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330766 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330767 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330768 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330769 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330770 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330771 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330772 - 14 in shipment

Certificate 1330773 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330774 - 15 in shipment

Certificate 1330775 - 7 in shipment

 

The dogs sold at auction above were sold to other breeders who will continue the cycle of repeated breeding for more years. To learn more about auctions, go to: Auctions

 

CARRIERS

Breeders use various carriers to transport dogs and puppies to the different locations. It appears Kathy Bauck's husband, Allan Bauck, transported many of the puppies via a van. This kennel also shipped animals through Delta Airlines.

NOTE: The carrier for every shipment of animals is required, by law, to be posted on the Certificates of Veterinary Inspection (CVI); a majority of the CVIs did not have this information listed.

 

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