Workers at Le Petite Puppy in Greenwich Village say customers
tend to stumble in after happy hour and purchase a dog without
thinking. Drunken customers now are forbidden to even hold the
puppies, because they can drop them.
Store owner Dana Rich said she instructs people who have clearly been drinking to come back the next day.
Employees say they stress how much work it is to own a dog. They
say they would rather lose a sale than send a puppy into an unsafe