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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…

Federal Legislation Introduced to Prohibit Slaughter of American Horses

Animal welfare organizations support Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act WASHINGTON, D.C.— Federal lawmakers today introduced legislation to prevent the establishment of horse slaughter operations within the U.S., end the current export of American horses for slaughter abroad, and protect…

ASPCA Day Draws 100 Rescues

More Than 100 Equine Rescue Groups Compete to Help At-Risk Horses on ASPCA Help a Horse Day, April 26 ASPCA #HelpAHorse contest will award $50,000 in grant prizes to equine organizations across the country NEW YORK (ASPCA) — The ASPCA…

New Kentucky Law Reduces Hold Period For Strays to 15 Days

 ASPCA- Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear signed H.B. 312 to reduce the hold period for Kentucky’s stray horses from 90 days to 15 days. This new law will allow for more positive outcomes for horses and the local communities by significantly…

New Law Will Protect At-Risk Horses and Local Communities in Kentucky

LEXINGTON (ASPCA) – A diverse coalition of stakeholders praised the leadership of state lawmakers Rep. Tom McKee and Sen. Robin Webb, the entire Kentucky Legislature, and Gov. Steve Beshear today for enacting a measure to reduce the hold period for stray…

Breaking: U.S. Bans the Import of Sick and Underage Puppies for Pet Trade

ASPCA applauds federal ban on the importation of puppies for commercial pet trade Pictured, the never forgotten Bogy Long NEW YORK, (ASPCA) — The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has welcomed the new federal rule issued by the…