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Latest Press Releases
Friday, June 15, 2007
NEW YORK, June 15, 2007—Based on news reports that the U. S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) regards widespread contamination of pet food with acetaminophen to be unlikely, the ASPCA believes that pet parents can ease their guard somewha...
Monday, June 11, 2007
NEW YORK, June 11, 2007 — The ASPCA today announced a $300,000 sponsorship for the Humane Alliance of Western North Carolina's National Spay/Neuter Response Team to provide a strategic training program and facilitators to mentor organizations t...
Wednesday, June 6, 2007
NEW YORK, June 6, 2007—With reports that acetaminophen has been found in brands of cat and dog food not included on the Menu Foods recall list, the ASPCA today reminded pet parents that vigilance is the key to keeping their pets safe and health...
Tuesday, June 5, 2007
NEW YORK, June 5, 2007 — The ASPCA and the makers of Fresh Step litter today announced that they are partnering again this summer to help raise awareness of the plight of homeless cats and kittens in this country. As the ASPCA marks “Adopt-A-Sh...
Friday, May 25, 2007
NEW YORK, May 25, 2007—ASPCA Humane Law Enforcement agents arrested Mr. Jamel Carter of Queens for animal cruelty after discovering four starved and emaciated dogs last month in Carter’s backyard. Carter, 23, was charged with three counts ...
Thursday, May 3, 2007
NEW YORK, May 3, 2007—With Menu Foods yesterday greatly expanding its recall of pet food products due to new evidence of cross-contamination, the ASPCA today warned pet parents that this crisis is far from over, and urged them to watch their pe...
Wednesday, April 25, 2007
NEW YORK, April 25, 2007—The ASPCA is extremely proud to be part of a team of animal welfare agencies, led by the Louisiana SPCA (LA/SPCA), which participated in a major planned raid of a drug trafficking organization by federal authorities yes...
Friday, April 20, 2007
NEW YORK, April 20, 2007—As rumors of the spread of contamination in pet foods—possibly intentional—have been confirmed by the U. S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the ASPCA today announced new recommendations for pet parents looking for a...
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
NEW YORK, April 18, 2007—The ASPCA today urgently reminded pet parents that the pet food recall crisis, which started almost five weeks ago, is far from over—and, as such, pet parents need to stay alert to new developments as well as the health...
Tuesday, April 17, 2007
NEW YORK, April 17, 2007—Humane Law Enforcement agents of the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) arrested Joe Petcka this afternoon on animal cruelty charges. Petcka, 36, of Brooklyn, was arrested for the bea...

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washingtontimes.com – February 21, 2014
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