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Latest Press Releases
Thursday, September 13, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that Baltimore Animal Rescue & Care Shelter in Baltimore, Md. is at the top of the leaderboard in the Northeast Division of the 2012 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, as 620 pets were adopted or reunited with their...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Several prominent New Jersey horse owners and advocates, including accomplished equestrian Jessica Springsteen, daughter of musician Bruce Springsteen, have joined the ASPCA in supporting a state ban on the slaughter, transport, and sale of horses...
Monday, September 10, 2012
Monday, September 10, 2012
The ASPCA today announced a shared effort with LegalZoom.com to raise awareness of Pet Protection Agreements and encourage pet owners to plan for the future of their pets. LegalZoom will donate 10-15 percent of the purchase price from Pet...
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that 26 dogs rescued from a dog fighting operation have been placed with several animal welfare groups throughout the Northeast. Placement options for an additional seven dogs are also in the process of being finalized....
Thursday, August 30, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that 14 equine rescue organizations from across the nation have joined the ASPCA Million Dollar Rescuing Racers Initiative, now in its third year. This major grants program aids in the rescue and rehabilitation of retired...
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
As severe flooding continues to threaten communities in St. John the Baptist Parish, La., the ASPCA has dispatched its Field Investigations and Response team to assist in the emergency relocation and water rescue efforts to help displaced animals...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
In anticipation of Hurricane Isaac, the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) is assisting the Humane Society of South Mississippi in pre-evacuation efforts by transporting animals from Gulfport, Miss., to the Humane...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
The ASPCA applauds California legislators for passing Senate Bill 1221 to ban the cruel and unsporting practice of "hounding" bears and bobcats, and urges Gov. Jerry Brown to swiftly sign the bill into law. Sponsored by Sen. Ted Lieu (D-Torrance)...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012
Together with local agencies and city officials in a press conference at Metro Hall, the ASPCA today launched its ASPCA Partner Community program in Louisville, Ky. in an effort to save the lives of more at-risk and homeless pets through a...

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