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Latest Press Releases
Tuesday, November 6, 2007
NEW YORK, November 6, 2007—Special Agent Richard Ryan of the ASPCA arrested Queens resident Pritesh Patel, 27, on the charge of aggravated animal cruelty, as well as criminal possession of a weapon and endangering the welfare of a child, on Mon...
Wednesday, October 31, 2007
NEW YORK, October 31, 2007—The ASPCA is proud to congratulate Ed Sayres and Karen Medicus, who received the second annual Austin Humane Society Guardian Award for their exemplary work pioneering ASPCA Mission: Orange™ in Austin. The Austin ...
Monday, October 22, 2007
NEW YORK, October 22, 2007— Dear Editor, For the second time in two weeks, Elizabeth Wolff (most recently in conjunction with James Fanelli) has written articles on dog fighting that reek of bias, innuendo and point the finger of sloppi...
Thursday, October 4, 2007
NEW YORK, October 4, 2007—The ASPCA today released a compilation of its 2007 “Victory List,” a list of ASPCA-supported, animal-centered federal and state legislation that its state and federal legislative experts worked hard to get passed this ...
Tuesday, October 2, 2007
NEW YORK, October 2, 2007—Following a motion filed yesterday by the U. S. Attorney’s Office on the recommended disposition of 49 pit bulls seized in the Michael Vick case, the ASPCA today thanked the U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and U...
Wednesday, September 19, 2007
NEW YORK, September 19, 2007—The ASPCA is assisting several animal welfare agencies who are responding to recent a puppy mill raid in Buxton, Maine, during which more than 200 dogs were seized. The raid of the J’Aime Kennels was led by the...
Friday, September 7, 2007
NEW YORK, September 7, 2007—The ASPCA is proud to announce the launch of a new section of its Web site aimed at raising awareness about the issues that affect farm animals—www.aspca.org/farmanimals. Among other things, this new content will foc...
Thursday, September 6, 2007
NEW YORK, September 6, 2007—The ASPCA today applauded the New York City Comptroller’s recently released Audit Report on the Licensing and Oversight of the Carriage Horse Industry by the Departments of Health and Mental Hygiene and Consumer Affa...
Tuesday, August 28, 2007
NEW YORK, August 28, 2007—Following an Associated Press article by Elizabeth White on the “merits of no-kill shelters” which focuses on the plight of animals at the San Antonio, Texas, shelter, and which has been extensively picked up around th...
Tuesday, August 28, 2007
NEW YORK, August 28, 2007—With overwhelming public concern in the fate of the dogs seized from Michael Vick’s Surry County, Va., property, the ASPCA today provided the following information on the upcoming evaluations of the dogs, as well as th...

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