Pet Care

Make a Plan for Yourself and the Animals You Love!

August is National Make-A-Will Month and there’s no better time to explore how to leave a legacy for a cause that is meaningful to you. Including the ASPCA in your estate plan is a great way to support animals nationwide. It costs nothing now but will provide crucial support to animals in need in the […]

Pet Care

Two Adoption Stories Personify the Bond Between Pets and People

Dove, a three-year-old pit bull-mix, and Zeisel, a three-month-old kitten, received much-needed second chances at life thanks to the ASPCA and Catherine’s Butterfly Party in Newtown, Connecticut on June 11. The annual event honors the memory of six-year-old Catherine Violet Hubbard, a young animal lover whose life was tragically cut short during the Sandy Hook Elementary School […]

Pet Care

Top 10 Tips for Camping with Your Pet

Break out the tents, grills and sleeping bags, folks! Camping season is here and the nature lover in many of us is ready to get their camp on! For all the campers out there with nature-loving pets, we have a few pet safety tips from our experts at the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center (APCC) to make […]

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After Being Hit by a Stray Bullet, Bronx Dog Makes a Full Recovery

Late in the evening of March 6, James W. was standing in line at grocery store in the Morris Heights neighborhood of the Bronx when gunshots suddenly rang out. His two small eight-year-old dogs, Bailey and Pepper, were with him. He ducked down to protect the dogs, and Bailey yelped. “All l heard was boom, […]

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After a Disturbing Start to Life, Talia Gets Her Second Chance

In May 2021, the ASPCA assisted in the rescue of over 90 dogs from a single-wide, dilapidated trailer in Shadyside, Ohio. Many of the dogs were found with untreated medical conditions, some were pregnant and many were extremely fearful. Among these fearful dogs was little mixed-breed, Talia. Like many animals that come from situations of […]