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ASPCA Assists North Carolina County Sheriff’s Office to Seize Over 600 Animals from “The Haven” in Raeford, N.C.

Neglected animals receiving medical attention after removal from unlicensed North Carolina “animal rescue” Raeford, N.C.—At the request of the North Carolina Department of Agriculture and the Hoke County Sheriff’s Office, the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to…

Leading National Animal Welfare Organizations LaunchShelter Animals Count: The National Database Project

dec15-4

First-of-its-kind initiative aims to measure progress, shape future of animal welfare WASHINGTON, DC – Several leading national animal welfare organizations today announced the launch of Shelter Animals Count: The National Database Project – a first-of-its-kind platform for the collection and…

More than 1 Million Households Forced to Give up Their Beloved Pet Each Year, ASPCA Research Reveals

dec9-1

Lack of access to both affordable veterinary care and pet-friendly housing among reasons cited by pet owners NEW YORK, NY—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today released results of a published research study addressing…

ASPCA Commends the Maryland Horse Council for Endorsing a Federal Ban on Horse Slaughter in the U.S.

  MHC is the first state horse council to join the fight against horse slaughter WASHINGTON—The ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®) today commended the Maryland Horse Council (MHC) for adopting an official policy position…

ASPCA Assists Lake County Animal Care & Control in Rescuing Displaced Animals from Devastating Wildfire in California

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Professional responders conduct field rescues to save pets and livestock left behind, assist local agency with sheltering effort Lakeport, Calif.—Following a devastating wildfire in Lake County, the ASPCA® (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals®), at the request…

Old Salem Farm Hosts Top Equitation Riders at Region 2 ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Championship During American Gold Cup

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By Lindsay Brock for Jennifer Wood Media, Inc. North Salem, NY – September 13, 2015 – Old Salem Farm was home to the Region 2 ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Championship during the American Gold Cup CSI4*-W this week. Top local equitation riders…

ASPCA Equine Welfare Ambassadors Urge the Public to “Be a Voice for Animals” at the Hampton Classic Horse Show

Ambassadors Georgina Bloomberg, Brianne Goutal, Hayley Barnhill, Jessica Springsteen, Stacia Madden and Jennifer Gates will help raise awareness about equine welfare and pet adoption NEW YORK—For the ninth consecutive year, the ASPCA® (The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty…

ASPCA Touts Senate on Horse Slaughter Vote

July16-1

ASPCA Commends Senate Committee Vote to Prohibit Horse Slaughter in America Appropriations bill would eliminate funding for horse slaughter inspections for one year and increase farm animal protections at federal agricultural facilities WASHINGTON—The ASPCA (The American Society for the Prevention of…