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Latest Press Releases
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
NEW YORK--Prescription medications for humans top the list of pet toxins for the fourth year in a row, according to a new list released today by the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals). In 2011, the ASP...
Monday, February 6, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today hailed the U.S. House of Representatives for passing, without opposition, the Corolla Wild Horses Protection Act (H.R. 306) that protects the free-...
Friday, February 3, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today commends the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure for soundly rejecting an amendment to strip language bann...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced in a newly released poll conducted by Lake Research Partners that 80 percent of American voters are opposed to the slaughter of U.S. horses...
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that it has granted $50,000 to HEART (Humane Education Advocates Reaching Teachers) in Mamaroneck, N.Y., $34,000 of which will be used to e...
Monday, January 30, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), through its Shelter Response Partnership program, is transporting more than 20 dogs from the Humane Society of Henderson County in Henderson, Ky., to se...
Monday, January 30, 2012
NEW YORK--Humane Law Enforcement (HLE) agents of the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) arrested Brooklyn resident Nicole Dennis on Saturday for allegedly neglecting and starving her one-year-old female Shi...
Thursday, January 26, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) commends the recent decision by Florida lawmakers to remove the "ag-gag" language from House Bill 1021 and Senate Bill 1184. By making it a crime to take pho...
Friday, January 20, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced that Jonathan Kennard Williams, 27, was sentenced to 15 years in prison for charges related to dogfighting, weapons possession and drugs ...
Thursday, January 19, 2012
NEW YORK--The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced the sentencing of Queens resident Davanand Raghunath, 28, who had been arrested in October 2010 for starving and neglecting his then 7-year-o...

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petcarenews.com – May 28, 2014
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usatoday.com – May 24, 2014
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washingtontimes.com – April 3, 2014
13 arrested in Milwaukee dogfighting investigation

jsonline.com – April 3, 2014
12 Milwaukee residents charged in dogfighting investigation

washingtonpost.com – April 3, 2014
Md. General Assembly makes all dog owners liable for attack regardless of animal’s breed

abcnews.go.com – March 28, 2014
Critics: Kentucky Senators 'Snuck' 'Ag-Gag' into Animal Rights Bill

Today – February 20, 2014
Chow down! Homemade food for your pooch

washingtontimes.com – February 21, 2014
Animal advocates lobby state on pet shop breeders

connectionnewspapers.com – February 20, 2014
Letter: Ending Fox Penning

wtsp.com – February 19, 2014
74 Greyhounds killed at Florida tracks in seven months

mysuncoast.com – February 19, 2014
Groups push state lawmakers to increase regulation of dog racing

huffingtonpost.com – February 17, 2014
Michigan Wolves Don't Need to Die