(CBS) Mira Tweti and Zazu, her pet parrot, are inseparable. Not because Tweti (pronounced Tweety, and yes, that's her real name) wants it that way, but because Zazu demands it, CBS News correspondent Bill Whitaker reports. Tweti explains, "With a parrot there's only one place for everything in your home ... and that's on the floor. He's a huge amount of work."
Contact your Representatives NOW
1. You can use NAIA's Capwiz tool to send an automatic email or fax to each of the Representatives who will hear this bill to ask them to KILL HR 669. Here's the link to send your email using Capwiz: www.capwiz.com/naiatrust/
2. Included in the PDF is a list of the Congressmen sitting on the Committee voting on this Bill. You can also contact them via the information provided in the PDF below, but please use the CapWiz too, to show a united front on this.
3. The following website provides more information and makes it very easy. www.nohr669.com
And please, pass this along to anyone and everyone, whether they own a pet or not. Even a simple NO to HR669, is better than silence.
Humane Society sues Petland, says it schemed to sell sick puppies bred in dirty, smelly cages
By LISA CORNWELL |Associated Press Writer4:34 PM CDT, March 17, 2009
CINCINNATI (AP) — An animal protection group has accused the Petland Inc. pet store chain of scheming to sell sick puppies bred in filthy conditions to thousands of unsuspecting people.