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A Duo of Dachshunds Find Homes for the Holidays

Kristina “Kat” K. was working her shift at the Asheville Regional Airport in North Carolina on December 3, when a Wings of Rescue plane touched down. On the plane were nearly 20 dogs recently rescued from an overwhelmed owner in Texas and on their way to a variety of animal shelters. As Kat peered into […]

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65 Groups Come Together to Urge the USDA to Take Action to Reform Factory Farming

On February 26, the ASPCA led a coalition of 65 non-profits, farming groups, and companies that envision a brighter future for agriculture, animals, people and the environment, in sending a letter to newly confirmed U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack. The letter urges Secretary Vilsack to take action on three vital issues that will improve […]

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Congress Must Act to Protect Animals in Disasters

The recent severe winter weather and resulting power and water failures in Texas—a state already under strain from the COVID-19 global public health emergency—once again highlighted that everyone should be prepared for disasters, and this includes business and institutions that keep animals. Thankfully, today U.S. Reps. Dina Titus (D-NV) and Rodney Davis (R-IL) introduced the Providing […]

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You Helped Us Surpass $10 Million in AmazonSmile Donations to Help Animals in Need

Thanks to our amazing supporters who shop with AmazonSmile, we are honored to announce that to date, you have helped us generate over $10 million to help support our lifesaving work! AmazonSmile is a charitable giving program that generates critical funding for your charity of choice when you shop at smile.amazon.com or with AmazonSmile turned […]

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Wings of Rescue and ASPCA Help Evacuate 170+ Animals Impacted by Winter Storms in Texas

To assist Texas animal shelters impacted by the recent weather crisis, the ASPCA and Wings of Rescue led the urgent transport of more than 170 dogs and cats via ground and air to shelters in the Northeast where they will find safe, loving homes. Animal shelters across Texas have been severely affected by the unprecedented winter […]