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Latest Press Releases
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
In response to concerns from the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), measures will be put in place to ensure that puppy mill dogs will no longer be sold via Marketplace on Facebook, an action the ASPCA believes...
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
The ASPCA today announced it will provide more than $340,000 to 15 local municipal shelters, animal control agencies and non-profits throughout the state of New York to create and expand low-cost spay/neuter programs. ...
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
As the nation marks the 50th anniversary of National Poison Prevention Week, the ASPCA applauds Reps. John Campbell (R-Calif.) and Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) for introducing H.R. 4214, legislation to protect pets and wildlife from the deadly poisons...
Monday, March 19, 2012
The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), through its Shelter Response Partnership network, is transporting 136 dogs from Rowan County, Ky., to various rescue groups throughout the Midwest and Northeast following...
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Thursday, March 15, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States and the ASPCA applaud the Idaho House of Representatives for passing a bill that would strengthen the state’s cockfighting ban and provide for stronger penalties in cases of animal torture. ...
Thursday, March 15, 2012
The two largest animal protection organizations in the country are adding their voices to those in Utah who are urging Gov. Gary Herbert to veto Utah’s notorious “ag gag” bill, H.B. 0187, which would criminalize the investigation of animal...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that applications are now open in the 2012 ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge, with more than $500,000 in prize grants to help shelters save more homeless cats and dogs. ...
Monday, March 12, 2012
The ASPCA today announced the appointment of Rachel Touroo, DVM, as director of its Veterinary Forensics department. She will be based at the University of Florida in Gainesville....
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
The ASPCA today announced that it is accepting nominations for the 2012 Humane Awards and invites the public to contribute submissions. The ASPCA Humane Awards honor animal heroes as well as individuals who have made a significant impact on the...

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