dfordog.co.uk have a HM Government e - petition at the moment to ban the sale of young puppies / kittens without their mothers being present.
Mass produced on puppy / kitten farms they are separated from their mums too soon, transported long distances and often suffer impaired immune systems and painful diseases (shorter life spans and costly treatment!) Many show behaviour problems.
Take a look at dfordog.co.uk
and sign the petition at -