| |Sick, Foreign-Born Puppies Still Streaming Into U.S.
It’s been six years since Congress banned the import of young puppies from overseas puppy mills—but the USDA, which is responsible for enforcing this law, has not done so. The U.S. has no control over the conditions in which these puppies and their parents are bred and no influence over the travel conditions the puppies endure. We need your help: Please tell the Secretary of Agriculture to protect puppies and consumers by stopping cruel puppy imports once and for all! Take Action Now…
| ||I Got You, Babe: Cher’s Happy Tail|
Susan H. is a long-time volunteer at the ASPCA, but she had never met a dog like Cher. An 8-year-old Shih Tzu, Cher overcame horrific trauma without ever losing her spirit—and her “Happy Tail” is too inspiring not to share. Find out what happened.
| ||Top 5 Tips for a Pet-Safe Summer|
As the unofficial start to summer, Memorial Day is a great excuse to get outdoors. But whether you’re partying, barbequing, or just soaking up some rays, it’s important to keep your pet’s safety in mind at all times. Check out five tips to help protect animals during the “Dog Days” of the season.
| ||ASPCA Parents: Helping Dogs and Kids Live in Harmony|
In conjunction with National Dog Bite Prevention Week, ASPCA guest blogger Emily Schneider shares her personal experiences with helping her toddler and two dogs peacefully co-exist. Don’t miss her tried-and-true tips.
| ||Honor Those Who Serve with a Memorial Day Gift|
This Memorial Day, honor military men and women and service dogs with an ASPCA Gift. Your Memorial Day donation comes with a customizable e-card for your recipient. Make a gift today.
| ||ASPCA Pet of the Week: America|
America is sure to be your new (patriotic) best friend! This super social pup counts playtime with her special people among her favorite activities and loves meeting dogs her size. Adopt America today!