Pet Care

ASPCA Urges BLM to Immediately Expand Wild Horse Fertility Control

The ASPCA and other leading animal welfare and wild horse organizations recently wrote to Interior Secretary Haaland urging her to immediately reverse the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) alarming recent decision backing away from the only strategy that can safely and humanely protect our wild horse and burro herds. Last month, the BLM announced it […]

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Will You Help Give Autumn Her Second Chance?

Just in time for Autumn, our girl Autumn is ready to find a loving home! But we need your help.  Autumn arrived at the ASPCA after being found with a gunshot wound to the neck. Luckily and miraculously, this resilient girl survived and fully recovered. Understandably, Autumn is a nervous gal and is learning how […]

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Ride in Style: Decoding Horseback Riding

If you’ve been thinking about trying your hoof at horseback riding and have dreamed of getting more involved with horses, know that there are many exciting riding styles and equine sports to discover. And, there are horses looking for homes right now who already have various levels of training.   Learn about the two major […]

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On the Scene: Animals Rescued from Neglect

On Thursday, September 16, the ASPCA assisted the Caruthersville Police Department with the rescue of 20 animals from filthy, unsafe conditions in southeast Missouri. In the care of the ASPCA, these dogs will receive the medical treatment and behavioral work they need to aid in their recovery and prepare them for adoption.  The ASPCA depends […]

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Overland Park, Kansas, Overturns 30-Year Pit Bull Ban

We have great news for Kansan dogs and people! The City Council of Overland Park, Kansas, made history yesterday when its members voted unanimously to repeal the city’s dog breed ban, overturning a 30-year-old policy barring residents from owning pit bull dogs. Overland Park is Kansas’ second-largest city with more than 200,000 residents. We applaud […]