Investigation on the illegal puppy trade in Switzerland
2 March 2020
More and more Swiss citizens are buying their dog online.
Behind the tens of thousands of ads sometimes hide a cruel trade of puppies, with ramifications all over Europe. Raised in real breeding plants, our four-legged friends risk developing behavioral problems and health problems. Worse, they risk being euthanized, a drastic measure taken by the cantonal veterinarians to avoid the return of rabies in Switzerland.