(This is a press release just issued by Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine. It is being used in its entirety as the last blog. They are words to the wise in avoiding being scammed. - Jeffrey L. Frischkorn/JFrischk@Ameritech.net)
Ahead of National Puppy Day (March 23), Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is warning consumers to beware of online puppy scams, which cost victims about $1,000 on average according to dozens of complaints filed with the Attorney General’s Office.