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Latest Press Releases
Wednesday, June 4, 2008
WHO: Two experts from the ASPCA Dr. Randall Lockwood, Senior Vice President of Anti-Cruelty Initiatives and Legislative Services, and Dr. Lila Miller, Vice President of Veterinary Outreach will be in Portland, Maine, this week, pres...
Thursday, April 10, 2008
NEW YORK, April 10, 2008—Four key staff members of the ASPCA were recognized today for their invaluable assistance in the 2007 federal investigation of former NFL star Michael Vick, in a private award ceremony presided over by United States Att...
Tuesday, April 1, 2008
NEW YORK, April 1, 2008—Since 1866, the ASPCA has led the way in providing effective means for the prevention of cruelty to animals in the United States. Now, the organization’s history is chronicled in HERITAGE OF CARE: The American Society fo...
Monday, March 31, 2008
NEW YORK, March 31, 2008—The ASPCA today announced that Dr. Robert W. Reisman, Medical Coordinator of Animal Cruelty Cases at the ASPCA Bergh Memorial Animal Hospital, was named Veterinarian of the Year by the Veterinary Medical Association of ...
Friday, March 14, 2008
NEW YORK, March 14, 2008—In one of the largest anti-cruelty raids of recent times, more than 600 cats living in squalor are being removed from the property known as the “Tiger Ranch Cat Sanctuary” in Tarentum, Pa. by a team of 120 animal welfar...
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
NEW YORK, March 12, 2008—When the urge to adopt strikes, few potential pet parents consider the costs of pet ownership, which can often be far greater (and run longer) than they anticipated. The ASPCA today released its updated guide to pet cos...
Wednesday, March 12, 2008
NEW YORK, March 12, 2008—Humane Law Enforcement agents of the ASPCA arrested Bronx resident Jose Semprit on March 6 for misdemeanor animal cruelty. Mr. Semprit, 61, was arrested by ASPCA Special Agent Kristi Adams after a concerned neighbor...
Friday, March 7, 2008
NEW YORK, March 7, 2008—The ASPCA today urged the United States Marine Corps to release the findings of its investigation of a video clip recently seen on several social networking sites wherein a member of the United States Military—seemingly ...
Thursday, February 28, 2008
NEW YORK, February 28, 2008—Humane Law Enforcement agents of the arrested Manhattan resident Irvin Bennett, on February 26, on charges of felony animal cruelty. Mr. Bennett, 21, of 621 East 9th Street, was arrested by ASPCA Special Agent K...
Friday, February 8, 2008
NEW YORK, February 8, 2008—Humane Law Enforcement agents of the ASPCA arrested Manhattan resident Diana Elias on Tuesday, February 5, on charges of misdemeanor animal cruelty. Ms. Elias, 52, of 114 E. 122nd Street, was arrested by ASPCA Spe...

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