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Preston Moore

Preston Moore

Preston Moore is the Iowa state director for the Humane Society of the United States. A lifelong Iowan and native of Clinton County, Moore currently lives in Cedar Rapids with his wife and three dogs. He can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter @itsprestonm.

COMMENTARY

The Gingerich dogs make the case for puppy mill reform

By: - November 2, 2021

The horrifying case of Daniel Gingerich, a Wayne County breeder on whose multiple properties hundreds of dogs were found in deplorable conditions —injured, ill, emaciated or dead — has many Iowans wondering how such a thing could have happened. He was, after all, a U.S. Department of Agriculture-licensed breeder. It’s hard to picture 1,000 dogs. […]