The link between animal cruelty and domestic violence is well documented, and all too often companion animals find themselves in the middle of domestic disputes. Lawmakers have introduced new legislation to better protect pets from the hands of abusers.
Lucy recently moved to New York from the UK. Having grown up with cats, she thought a furry friend would be the perfect addition to her new home in the Big Apple. But after visiting a number of adoption centers, she was struggling to find the right pet.
We’re are beyond excited to announce a new line of plush dogs and cats that offers kids a chance to snuggle up with their very own rescue pets—no housetraining required! The ASPCA rescue plush is now available at KMART stores and on KMART.com.
Time flies when you’re having fun: The 2014 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge is nearing the finish line, and we couldn’t be more excited to share that in June and July, the Challengers saved a total of 43,959 animals’ lives!
Feather is a very independent cat—but that doesn’t mean this pretty lady doesn’t have a playful side! With some time, she’ll come out of her shell for lots of quality time with her new family and favorite wand toys.