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"The Thanksgiving Puppies"

This multi-part article is a factual account of the author's experiences. Extensive documentation is available to confirm the details reported. Any imputations to the veracity of this account, whether by involved parties or uninvolved third parties, will be considered as defamatory, and subject to appropriate legal action.


Use Of Screen Capture

Lisa Martens, of Lighthouse Newfoundlands, Grafton, Ohio, has on various occasions denied direct involvement in the sale of the dog Abbie, both in private communications and public forums. The screen capture of the Lighthouse Newfoundlands web page presented herein (page date October 10, 2004, retrieved from the Internet Archive web site on April 12, 2005) is shown in order to illustrate Martens' involvement in the sale and rebut misstatements on her part. Use of the screen capture for this purpose falls within the bounds of "fair use."


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Updated on February 1, 2013.