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Latest Press Releases
Friday, May 3, 2013
The ASPCA applauds Vermont legislators for passing H. 50, a measure that will give officials the tools they need to enforce laws protecting breeding dogs and the puppies they produce by providing clear definitions and eliminating current legal...
Thursday, May 2, 2013
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that it has named Matthew E. Bershadker President and CEO. Mr. Bershadker is a 12-year veteran of the ASPCA, serving most recently as Senior Vice...
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
NEW YORK-- The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that it is working with Rug Doctor, a manufacturer of do-it-yourself deep cleaning rental machines and products, to help bring pets and people t...
Saturday, April 27, 2013
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that it is teaming up with Pilots N Paws to transport more than 170 dogs from shelters in Southern California to shelters in Oregon and Washington...
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
The ASPCA applauds Colorado legislators for passing Senate Bill 226, the Dog Protection Act, which will create a law enforcement training program on canine behavior to provide police officers with the tools needed to handle cases involving...
Friday, April 19, 2013
In response to the Tennessee General Assembly’s passage of Senate Bill (SB) 1248/House Bill (HB) 1191 Wednesday, the ASPCA is urging Governor Bill Haslam to veto this dangerous anti-whistleblower/ag-gag legislation. SB 1248/HB 1191 is aimed at...
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The ASPCA commends the Chair of the Assembly Agriculture Committee, Assembly Member Eggman, and all of the committee's members for their willingness to listen to our concerns with AB 343, the California Cattlemen's Association anti-whistleblower...
Monday, April 15, 2013
The ASPCA has expanded its Cruelty Intervention Advocacy (CIA) program with the addition of a social worker and a caseworker who will work alongside animal response professionals to provide critical resources to pet owners who find themselves and...
Friday, April 12, 2013
Animal welfare organizations applaud members of Congress for introducing federal legislation to stop the cruel practice of “soring”—the deliberate infliction of pain to the hooves and legs of horses to produce an artificial high-stepping gait that...
Friday, April 12, 2013
Animal welfare advocates including North Carolina Voters for Animal Welfare, Susie’s Law, the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), Humane Society of Charlotte, SPCA of Wake County, United Animal Coalition and The...

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