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Latest Press Releases
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
The ASPCA applauds the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for issuing a final rule to eliminate the inhumane practice of horse soring by requiring the horse industry organizations responsible for monitoring horse shows to issue minimum...
Tuesday, June 5, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States, Born Free USA and the ASPCA issued the following statements in response to Ohio Gov. John Kasich enacting the Dangerous Wild Animal Act into law. Introduced by state Sen. Troy Balderson, R-Zanesville, the...
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
June 1 marks the official start of this year's Atlantic Hurricane Season, and the ASPCA is urging pet owners in hurricane-prone areas to develop an emergency plan in advance to keep their families and pets safe. ...
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
To mark the anniversary of the catastrophic tornado in Joplin, Mo., the ASPCA is teaming up with Joplin Humane Society to host a low-cost spay/neuter and vaccine clinic from Friday, June 1 to Sunday, June 3 for dogs and cats of low-income pet...
Wednesday, May 23, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States, Born Free USA and the ASPCA issued the following statements in response to the passage of the Dangerous Wild Animal Act by the Ohio House of Representatives by a vote of 87 to 9. After passing the...
Tuesday, May 22, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that Louisville, Ky. will become an ASPCA Partner Community in an effort to save the lives of more  at-risk and homeless pets through a collaborative effort called The ASPCA Partnership. ...
Monday, May 21, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that more than 100,000 consumers have taken its "No Pet Store Puppies" pledge to help fight puppy mill cruelty by refusing to shop at pet stores and on websites that sell puppies. The national campaign, launched last July...
Friday, May 18, 2012
The ASPCA today commends the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the "Canine Members of the Armed Forces Act." This legislation streamlines the adoption process for military dogs and ensures veterinary care for retired dogs at no expense to...
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
In response to the recent spike in pet food recalls, the ASPCA's Animal Poison Control Center has some suggestions on how to best keep two-legged and four-legged family members safe: ...
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
The ASPCA today announced a $151,100 grant to Farm Forward that will be used to promote humane poultry welfare at Good Shepherd Poultry Ranch in Lindsborg, Kan. Good Shepherd, which is run by farmer Frank Reese, raises pasture-based, vegetarian...

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