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Latest Press Releases
Thursday, March 19, 2009
NEW YORK—Martha Stewart, host of “The Martha Stewart Show,” paid a visit to the ASPCA (The American Society of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) in Manhattan on Thursday, March 19 to tape a segment about the ASPCA, America’s first and oldest hu...
Tuesday, March 3, 2009
NEW YORK— the ASPCA today announced that it has partnered with GiantCrayon Games to raise money for animals through a first-of-its-kind promotion during March and April 2009. This is the first time an iPhone game has been used as lynchpin of a ...
Tuesday, February 17, 2009
WHAT: The ASPCA is transferring 40 dogs rescued from a Tennessee puppy mill last week to its Adoption Center in Manhattan.   WHEN: Tuesday, February 17, 2009   WHERE: ASPCA Adoption Center in Manhattan 424 E. 92nd Stre...
Wednesday, February 11, 2009
NEW YORK – The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), under the authority and request of the White County (Tenn.) Sheriff’s Department, is managing operations in the investigation of a local puppy mill where 250 ...
Tuesday, February 10, 2009
NEW YORK— the ASPCA today unveiled ASPCAAmbassadors.org, an new online network which will give ASPCA supporters across the country the chance to become an “ASPCA Ambassador.” “There are countless ways our supporters can help us fight animal...
Thursday, February 5, 2009
NEW YORK — The ASPCA today estimated that between 500,000 and 1 million cats and dogs in the United States are at risk of becoming homeless as a result of the continuing economic downturn. “According to national financial estimates, approxi...
Friday, January 30, 2009
NEW YORK— In a hearing at City Hall today, the ASPCA is urging the New York City Council Committee on Consumer Affairs to support Intro. 658-A to ban carriage horse operations in New York City and oppose Intro. 653-A, which would eliminate the ...
Wednesday, January 28, 2009
NEW YORK—As the downturn in the economy continues, the ASPCA today responded to the flurry of recent media reports about pets being both left behind in foreclosed homes and abandoned in shelters. The ASPCA wants to remind pet parents everywhere...
Monday, January 19, 2009
Pat Johnson, Saddlebred Rescue (908) 304-3560 patjohnsonmagic@embarqmail.com NEW YORK—The ASPCA has recently awarded a grant of $4,630 from the ASPCA Equine Fund to Saddlebred Rescue Inc. The grant will be used to provide a new ...
Thursday, January 15, 2009
NEW YORK—The ASPCA today announced its venture with the University of Florida to develop the nation’s first ASPCA Veterinary Forensic Sciences Program within an educational institution. The ASPCA Program will promote the application of fore...


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washingtontimes.com – April 3, 2014
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jsonline.com – April 3, 2014
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washingtonpost.com – April 3, 2014
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abcnews.go.com – March 28, 2014
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Today – February 20, 2014
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washingtontimes.com – February 21, 2014
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connectionnewspapers.com – February 20, 2014
Letter: Ending Fox Penning

wtsp.com – February 19, 2014
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mysuncoast.com – February 19, 2014
Groups push state lawmakers to increase regulation of dog racing

huffingtonpost.com – February 17, 2014
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