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Latest Press Releases
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that 56,379 pets were adopted or reunited with their owners during the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, a three-month competition in which 49 animal shelters from across the country worked to increase adoptions in order to win a piece of the $600,000 in prize grants, including a grand prize of $100,000.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Almost Home Humane Society in Lafayette, Ind. has finished in second place in Division One of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Humane Society for Greater Savannah in Savannah, Ga. has finished in second place of Division Two of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Canyon County Animal Shelter in Caldwell, Idaho has won the $25,000 Community Engagement Award in the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, a three-month competition where 49 animal shelters from across the country worked to increase adoptions in order to win a piece of the $600,000 in ASPCA prize grants, including a grand prize of $100,000.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Washington Animal Rescue League (WARL) in Washington, D.C. has won Division One of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.
Tuesday, October 1, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Texas Humane Heroes in Leander, Texas has won Division Two of the 2013 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today announced that Debora M. Bresch, Esq., senior state director of ASPCA Government Relations for the Mid-Atlantic region, has been invited to join a bipartisan task force to examine the sale of cats and dogs sold in Connecticut pet shops.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) applauds the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for issuing a final rule establishing greater federal oversight of puppy mills and online dog sales.
Wednesday, September 4, 2013
GREY2K USA, with funding from the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), today released a report detailing the inhumane conditions and weak financial viability of greyhound racing in West Virginia.
Tuesday, September 3, 2013
September is National Preparedness Month, and with hurricane season at its height, the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) offers expert tips on keeping pets safe during a disaster and calm during a storm.

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