Bailing Out Benji is the leading organization for puppy mill research. We have the world’s largest database for puppy mills and the outlets that they sell through. Our work is referenced by advocates, journalists and policy makers across the country.

We are turning puppy mill dogs into puppy mill survivors by educating the public and policy makers about how to humanely acquire their next pet.



You can help us end puppy mill cruelty today.  

By supporting Bailing Out Benji you are working to fight the puppy mill industry across the country through research, education and advocacy.

Bailing Out Benji is a 501c3 nonprofit organization based out of Ames, Iowa. EIN #47-1652323 . All donations are tax deductible. 

You can also support our mission in other ways: 

Mailing address:  PO Box 203 Ames, Iowa 50010 


Venmo: @bailingoutbenji

 Other ways to give: 

Buy coffee, tea and merchandise from Grounds and Hounds and not only receive a 15% discount, but 10% of the purchase price is donated back to Bailing Out Benji! Click the image above!



As you are planning for the future, please consider making Bailing Out Benji a part of your estate plans.

We will honor your legacy and passion for animal welfare by continuing our fight against the puppy mill industry