Last week, the ASPCA assisted the New York City Police Department (NYPD) in removing several Yorkshire Terrier puppies from a building in Lower Manhattan. The puppies are currently receiving medical care at the ASPCA Hospital.
Rolo the pit bull’s subdued demeanor made it hard for him to woo adopters, and he spent eight months at the ASPCA waiting for a home. But for one person willing to look below the surface, Rolo turned out to be the greatest pet imaginable. Don’t miss his touching Happy Tail.
The ASPCA is urging the New York City Council to pass and properly fund a bill requiring the construction and ongoing operation of full-service animal shelters in Queens and the Bronx. The bill, Intro 485, had its first hearing on February 25, 2015.
At the request of Humane Society International, two of 23 dogs rescued from a meat farm in South Korea are being transferred to the ASPCA Behavioral Rehabilitation Center today. Learn more about this case and the ASPCA’s commitment to helping these victims heal.