Ruby was rescued from unthinkable cruelty, but her sweet, gentle nature never wavered. Now, she is preparing to become a therapy dog who will bring love and joy to local hospitals, schools and retirement homes. Read her inspiring story today.
New York City is closing its doors to the worst commercial puppy breeders in the country! On December 17, the City Council overwhelming passed three measures to regulate stores that sell puppies—protecting both pets and consumers.
The ASPCA believes in protecting animals from suffering, not exploiting them for profit. Read a guest blog by Matt Bershadker, ASPCA President & CEO, about why we support Mayor de Blasio’s proposal to phase out carriage horse rides in New York City.