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Latest Press Releases
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The ASPCA applauds Maryland legislators for passing Senate Bill 820 to establish a statewide spay/neuter program and prevent untold animal suffering. Sponsored by Sen. Joanne C. Benson (D-24), the state House passed the bill by a landslide vote...
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The ASPCA today announced in a new poll just conducted by Lake Research Partners that 70 percent of New Mexico voters are opposed to the slaughter of U.S. horses for human consumption and do not want a horse slaughter plant in their community. The...
Monday, March 25, 2013
At the request of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), the Missouri State Highway Patrol and the United States Attorney’s Office, the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), in conjunction with the Harrison...
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), Equestrian Sport Productions and Gold Coast Feed have partnered to launch the ASPCA Hay It Forward project, designed to raise awareness of equine welfare issues while...
Monday, March 18, 2013
GREY2K USA, with funding from the ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), today released a report detailing the inhumane conditions and weak financial viability of greyhound racing in Texas. The report is an up-to...
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), The Humane Society of the United States (The HSUS) and the Center for Science in the Public Interest applaud U.S. Sens. Mary Landrieu, D...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) today announced the opening of the ASPCA Behavioral Rehabilitation Center at St. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison, N.J., the first-ever facility dedicated strictly to...
Friday, March 8, 2013
Humane Law Enforcement (HLE) agents of the ASPCA have arrested two suspects in separate animal cruelty cases. The animal victims, two dogs, suffered from various forms of neglect. ...
Friday, March 1, 2013
The Humane Society of the United States, the ASPCA (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals), Front Range Equine Rescue and Animal Protection of New Mexico strongly criticized a decision by the Obama administration to process an...
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
The ASPCA today commends U.S. Sens. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and David Vitter (R-La.) as well as Reps. Jim Gerlach (R-Pa.), Sam Farr (D-Calif.), Bill Young (R-Fl.) and Lois Capps (D-Calif.) for reintroducing legislation to establish greater federal...


ASPCA in the News

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