ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 5-18-07

Saturday, May 19th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: May 18, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Pet Travel Tips/Pet Food Recall Update

May 18, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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GOING ON THE ROAD WITH ROVER? READ OUR PET TRAVEL TIPS!

For some pet parents, summer vacation’s no fun if the four-legged members of the family can’t come. With thoughtful preparation, you can ensure a safe and comfortable trip–be it by air or by car–for everyone. Our experts offer essential advice.

HAVE YOU VISITED THE ASPCA PET FOOD RECALL RESOURCE CENTER TODAY?

The ASPCA continues to warn pet parents to stay extremely alert to the ongoing crisis.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: FOSTER FLUNKIES

Fiends warned the Masons that once they began fostering boxers for a rescue group, there was a good chance their pack would grow.

TEXAS SENATE SNEAKS HORSE SLAUGHTER O.K. ONTO BILL

The ASPCA is calling for the Texas legislature to reject any amendment that would overturn the ban on horse slaughter for human consumption.

PLAYING IT “SAFER” MAKES FOR MORE SUCCESSFUL ADOPTIONS

Shelters using this canine aggression-assessment tool report reduced return rates, better customer service and an increase in adoptions.

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TEXAS: INCREASE PENALTIES FOR DOG FIGHTING

HB 916 will strengthen Texas’s current laws against dog fighting by increasing penalties for both participating in and attending these illegal exhibitions. On May 7, the bill passed the Texas House unanimously! It is now in the Senate Committee on Criminal Justice.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 5-11-07

Friday, May 11th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: May 11, 2007 6:00 AM
Subject: Meet the ASPCA Community Leader of 2007/Pet Food Recall Update

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

May 11, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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MEET OUR ASPCA COMMUNITY LEADERS OF 2007!

Kudos to the Becker College Animal Health Club, which went all out for animals on April 10 with a five-hour demonstration to raise awareness of the plight of homeless animals. Says ASPCA President Ed Sayres, “It is young people like these who will be our standard-bearers in the years to come.”

PET FOOD RECALL UPDATE: CROSS-CONTAMINATION MAY HAVE AFFECTED PROTEIN SUPPLEMENTS

As the situation continues to evolve, ASPCA experts recommend that pet parents immediately investigate the source of the ingredients in their pets’ food and regularly check the ASPCA Pet Food Recall Resource Center for the latest updates.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: MAKING THE GRADE

Quincy the Great Pyrenees scores high marks with mom Barbara.

WHERE DID YOU GET YOUR DOG?

As part of the ASPCA’s initiative to crack down on puppy mills, we want to find out where America gets its pets. Please take our survey today!

[NOTE: If you have more than one animal, you’ll be asked to fill out one survey for each of your companions. Unfortunately, they don’t mention this until after you submit the survey…so don’t try to cram ’em all into one, like I did!]

DID YOU MISS LAST WEEK’S CHAT WITH AN ASPCA ANIMAL COP?

Officer Paul Romano was on hand to answer some great questions–you can read the complete transcript at the ASPCA Online Community.

YOUR DONATION TO THE ASPCA CAN GIVE BACK TO YOU

Your appreciated securities can provide you with income for life–and help animals in need.

VICTORY! FEDERAL ANIMAL FIGHTING BILL NOW A LAW!

The Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act of 2007 became a law earlier this month.

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HAWAII: FELONY PET CRUELTY BILL PASSES

We congratulate Hawaii on the successful passage of its first felony cruelty bill! Once Governor Lingle signs SB 1665 into law, Hawaii will cease to be among the handful of states in our country without felony-level penalties for animal cruelty.

ILLINOIS: 3 HUGE WINS FOR ANIMALS IN 2 DAYS

On Tuesday and Wednesday of this week, three ASPCA-supported bills were passed unanimously by their respective Senate committees.

HB 822, defining “potentially dangerous dogs,” is being amended in accordance with most of the ASPCA’s suggestions!

HB 3614 will increase the penalty of animal fighting to a felony, regardless of the species of animal involved.

HB 1711, which will ban horse slaughter for human consumption, now moves to the full Senate for a final vote.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 5-4-07

Friday, May 4th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: May 4, 2007 11:00 AM
Subject: Chat with an ASPCA Animal Cop Today!/Pet Food Recall Update

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

May 4, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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CHAT WITH AN ASPCA ANIMAL COP TODAY, 2:00 P.M. TO 4:00 P.M.!

Got questions for one of New York City’s finest, or just want to hear some cool stories from over nine years on the job as a humane law enforcement agent? Join us in the ASPCA Online Community today for a live discussion with Special Investigator Paul Romano.

THEY’VE GOT THE WRITE STUFF…

Our 12 winning authors of the 2006 ASPCA Henry Bergh Children’s Book Award have been announced, including this year’s ASPCA Roger Caras Achievement Award honoree, revered children’s book author Jean Craighead George.

PET FOOD RECALL UPDATE

With the pet food recall recently expanded to include additional products from Menu Foods, the ongoing crisis continues to make news headlines. Parents, need help explaining the pet food recall to your little ones? Our ASPCA humane educators will get you started.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: READY TO TAKE A CHANCE AGAIN

With a little hard work, and a lot of play, Tammy Rueger’s adopted wheaten terrier learned how to trust anew.

IN MEMORIAM: DR. JAMES R. RICHARDS

We are deeply saddened to report that a great friend of the ASPCA and one of the leading authorities on feline medicine in this country has passed away.

STAY CONNECTED TO US NO MATTER WHERE YOU ARE!

Download the Official ASPCA Toolbar and get up-to-date pet food recall news and fresh ASPCA content delivered directly to your browser.

ART FROM THE HEART AT THE ASPCA ONLINE STORE

Limited-edition animal-themed prints, generously donated by artist Susan Saladino, are now available.

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FEDERAL: SUPPORT “HALEY’S ACT” ON BIG CATS

Named for slain teen Haley Hilderbrand, H.R. 1947 recognizes that big cats are wild animals, and that for our safety as well as theirs, they should not be in direct contact with the public. Future tragedies may well be prevented with the passage of this important public safety bill.

MISSOURI: HB 46 TAKES AWAY PROTECTIONS FOR LARGE ANIMALS

Under current Missouri law, authorities may remove animals of any size from abusive situations. If passed, HB 46 will put a 50-pound weight cap on farm animals/livestock–this includes horses!–that may be impounded for their own safety, thereby exempting large farm animals from current cruelty laws. Please help us defeat this inhumane bill!

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GUESS WHO WENT ALL OUT FOR ANIMALS ON APRIL 10?

We’ve found our ASPCA Community Leader of 2007! Read all about it at ASPCA.org.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 4-27-07

Sunday, April 29th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Apr 27, 2007 8:00 AM
Subject: Major Dog Fighting Raid in Southern U.S./Pet Food Recall Update

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

April 27, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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ASPCA ASSISTS IN INVESTIGATION FOLLOWING MAJOR DOG FIGHTING RAID

The ASPCA’s Dr. Melinda Merck, a forensic veterinarian and the premier “Animal CSI” in the country, is currently documenting the medical condition of more than 40 dogs seized in what Merck is calling “one of the most complete examples of a dog fighting operation that I have ever seen.”

PET FOOD RECALL UPDATE: WHAT ALL PET PARENTS SHOULD KNOW

ASPCA experts urge concerned caretakers to stay on high alert during this ongoing crisis–and to please visit the ASPCA Pet Food Recall Resource Center regularly for the latest updates.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: THE COMEBACK KIT

Barbara Glover cared for a tranquil tortie until she was ready for adoption–but the two-year-old feline, as it turns out, only had eyes for her foster mom.

HELP WANTED: THE ASPCA NOW OFFERING YEAR-LONG INTERNSHIPS

We’re looking for graduate students in animal science to conduct research for an innovative adoption program.

BUSTED FOR ANIMAL CRUELTY

A Brooklyn man faces up to two years in prison for beating and killing his acquaintance’s cat.

MOM’S THE WORD THIS MAY 13!

This year, celebrate the special mothers in your life with an ASPCA Honor Gift–and give the gift of life to animals in need.

ASPCA ONLINE COMMUNITY EVENT: TALK TO AN ASPCA ANIMAL COP!

Next Friday, May 4, you’re invited to chat online with one of the ASPCA’s hometown heroes, Special Investigator Paul Romano, from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. EST.

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IL HB 9 PASSES ITS FIRST SENATE HEARING!

HB 9 will protect pets caught up in domestic violence by allowing courts to include pets in orders of protection. The bill has already passed the Illinois House in a shut-out 116-0 vote, and we’re happy to report that it just passed the Senate Judiciary Committee.

U.S.A.: SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES AMERICAN HORSE SLAUGHTER PREVENTION ACT!

On Wednesday, April 25, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation voted to move this important bill to the entire Senate for a vote, without making any changes to it. This is a great step for S. 311, which prohibits the transportation, possessing, buying or selling of any horse to be slaughtered for human consumption.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 4-20-07

Friday, April 20th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Apr 20, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Pet Food Recall Update/Win a Trip to Visit the ASPCA in NYC!

April 20, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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PET FOOD RECALL UPDATE: YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT HOMEMADE DIETS

With the list of recalled foods expanded to include certain products containing rice protein concentrate, the ASPCA has received numerous inquiries from concerned caretakers regarding the safety of homemade diets. In response to your questions, ASPCA toxicologists and veterinarians urge pet parents to fully research homemade diets before pulling out the chef’s hat–and we continue to encourage all caretakers to regularly visit the ASPCA Pet Food Recall Resource Center for the latest updates on the crisis.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY: RAY OF LIGHT

Meet Sunshine, a rescued pit who lights up Beth Zaug’s life.

THERE’S STILL TIME TO ENTER THE COMMUNITY LEADER OF 2007 CONTEST!

Did you go orange for animals on April 10? Tell us your story by Wednesday, April 25, and you could win a trip to visit the ASPCA in
New York City!

GIVE MOM A GIFT AND HELP ANIMALS, TOO!

Just in time for Mother’s Day, we’ve got some great gifts for animal-loving moms. Best of all, a percentage of the proceeds will
go toward ASPCA programs.

YOU’RE INVITED TO AN ESTATE PLANNING SEMINAR, 5/17

Join us for presentations about pet trusts and the basics of estate planning.

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ILLINOIS: ANOTHER WIN FOR HORSES!

Although a federal judge’s recent ruling has temporarily halted the slaughter of horses for human consumption, Illinois, home to one
of our nation’s few remaining horse slaughterhouses, must pass HB 1711 to make the victory permanent. We’re one big step closer
to success, as earlier this week the bill passed the House and now heads for the Senate.

FEDERAL: THE DOWNED ANIMAL & FOOD SAFETY PROTECTION ACT

The risk of tainted meat entering our food supply increases when downed animals are allowed to be slaughtered for human consumption. Contact your U.S. representative and senators now and urge them to protect both livestock and human health by supporting S. 394 and H.R. 661.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 4-13-07

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Apr 13, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Pet Food Recall Update/New Animal Precinct Episodes

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

April 13, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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DO YOU KNOW WHICH PRODUCTS HAVE BEEN RECALLED, PET PARENTS?

The ASPCA offers some important reminders to help ensure that all pets stay healthy. If you have not already done so, examine your pet’s food products. If they fall into the categories identified as contaminated, discontinue their use immediately. To keep updated about foods that may have been added to the list, visit the ASPCA Pet Food Recall Resource Center regularly.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: PERFECT TIMING

Meet the Kody-roo, a husky who really knows how to make an entrance.

COULD YOU BE THE ASPCA COMMUNITY LEADER OF 2007?

Did you go orange for animals on April 10? Tell us your story and you could win a trip to visit the ASPCA in New York City.

NOW PLAYING: THE NEW SEASON OF ANIMAL PRECINCT

Catch our hometown heroes in action all next week.

GREAT NEWS: HORSE SLAUGHTER HALTED IN THE U.S.!

On March 28, a federal district court effectively ended horse slaughter for fiscal year 2006.

ASPCA PARTNERS UP TO FIGHT CANINE FLU

This two-year study could save the lives of thousands of shelter dogs across the country.

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FEDERAL: DOG AND CAT FUR PROHIBITION ENFORCEMENT ACT

Think it’s “faux”? How do you know?! This important federal legislation will protect consumers’ rights by closing a loophole in current fur-labeling laws, insuring that all products containing fur are properly labeled.

TWO BIG VICTORIES FOR INDIANA’S ANIMALS!

Governor Mitch Daniels recently has signed into law two important animal cruelty-related bills supported by the ASPCA:

– SB 108 requires courts to consider psychological counseling as part of the animal cruelty sentences.

– HB 1387 allows courts to prohibit a person convicted of animal cruelty from possessing an animal, and makes killing an animal a felony under certain conditions.

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Q. Do you have a list of recalled pet foods?

http://www.aspca.org/site/R?i=1m3JLSu7y7m6HqKBEh6cdw..

Q. I think my pet may be sick from eating contaminated food. Whatshould I do?

http://www.aspca.org/site/R?i=OK340WDlTrNtyyFyQADOJw..

Q. What advice does the ASPCA have for pet parents?

http://www.aspca.org/site/R?i=FQvs7DkXq2zdo1_tdHNqJA..

Q. Does the ASPCA recommend homemade diets for pets?

http://www.aspca.org/site/R?i=RSQNpP71RrU-7XYjcpaDZA..

Q. My children are scared that our pets are going to get sick. How can I talk to my kids about the pet food recall?

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For more frequently asked questions, please visit our Pet Food Recall

FAQ: http://www.aspca.org/site/R?i=NtHkzU8TH0bsiM9pDk5znw..

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ASPCA: Ban Raccoon Dog Fur and Demand Proper Labeling!

Monday, April 9th, 2007

Via the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals:

Ban Raccoon Dog Fur and Demand Proper Labeling!

The federal Dog and Cat Fur Prohibition Enforcement Act, H.R. 891, would require that all apparel containing any quantity of fur is accurately labeled–regardless of the fur’s monetary value–and also ban completely the sale and import of fur from raccoon dogs, members of the dog family native to China killed in large numbers for their fur.

Under current law, products containing quantities of fur valued under $150 can be sold in American stores without accurate labels. Consumers with ethical objections or allergies to fur may think a lack of a label means that they’re buying “faux” fur–but sadly, this is not always true.

Please visit the ASPCA Advocacy Center today, where you can email a letter to your representative urging him or her support and cosponsor the Dog and Cat Fur Prohibition Enforcement Act. You’ll also find additional information about how this Act will change current labeling laws for the better.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 4-06-07

Friday, April 6th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Apr 6, 2007 9:00 AM
Subject: Visit the Pet Food Recall Resource Center/Go Orange for Animals on Tuesday!

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

April 6, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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VISIT OUR PET FOOD RECALL RESOURCE CENTER FOR THE LATEST INFORMATION

Fast-breaking developments regarding the pet food recall may cause additional concerns about keeping your companion animals safe and healthy. For the latest information on the pet food recall, including answers to your most frequently asked questions, please visit our Pet Food Recall Resource Center online.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: LITTLE BUDDHA

Meet India, a peaceful, loving kitty with a special talent for recovering lost “objects.”

GET READY TO GO ORANGE FOR ANIMALS NEXT TUESDAY!

We’re asking animal lovers all over the country to celebrate ASPCA Day with us on April 10.

SEE YOU IN SEATTLE FOR “MUSTANGS & MERLOT,” 4/13

You won’t want to miss this special event in honor of America’s wild horses.

AN EGG-CELLENT IDEA: GIVE AN ASPCA HONOR GIFT THIS EASTER

A sweet idea for a new springtime tradition that helps animals in need.

WHAT’S GOING ON?

Check out our calendar for a list of animal-related events scheduled to take place this month.

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INDIANA COUNSELING BILL PASSES IN LANDSLIDE!

SB 108 will require Indiana’s courts to consider psychological counseling as part of animal cruelty sentences. Urge Governor Daniels to sign SB 108 into law today!

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ANIMAL ABCs

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ASPCA: America, Let’s Crack Down on Animal Fighting!

Monday, April 2nd, 2007

UPDATE, 4/11/07, via Last Chance for Animals:

Senate passes landmark animal legislation; The Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act heads to President Bush for signature.

Yesterday, April 10th, the Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act was unanimously approved by the U.S. Senate. The bill, also approved by the U.S. House of Representatives in a vote of 368 to 39 on March 26, will now go to the President for his signature. Bush is expected to sign it into law.

The Animal Fighting Prohibition Enforcement Act establishes a felony-level penalty of up to three years of jail time for any interstate or foreign transport of animals for fighting purposes (until now only a misdemeanor) and makes it a crime to move cockfighting weapons in interstate or foreign commerce.

Dogfighting is banned in all 50 states, and is a felony in all but two. Cockfighting is illegal in every state except Louisiana, and is a felony in 33 states.

“The passage of this bill is a tremendous victory for the animals and it will give the authorities the tools they need to prosecute the scum that continue to use and abuse animals for money and entertainment. LCA will continue to investigate and aid in the apprehension of Dogfighting and Cockfighting rings across the country, but this bill will make it just that much easier to put real criminals behind bars!”

– Chris DeRose
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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 3-30-07

Saturday, March 31st, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Mar 30, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Pet Food Recall Update/Animal Cruelty Q & A

ASPCA WEEKLY UPDATE

March 30, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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PET FOOD RECALL UPDATE: CONTAMINANTS IN ADDITION TO RAT POISON MAY BE INVOLVED

Since the massive pet food recall on March 16, the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center has been flooded with calls from pet parents and animal professionals alike. Based on data we’ve collected, clinical signs in cats affected by the contaminated foods are not fully consistent with the ingestion of rat poison–suggesting that additional contaminants may be involved.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: MANY HAPPY RETURNS

When Linda Visnaw’s beloved rat terrier, Max, passed away, she knew that another dog would come into her life when the time was right.

ASPCA ON THE NET: Q & A WITH DR. RANDALL LOCKWOOD

Check out our expert on Encyclopedia Britannica.com’s Advocacy for Animals blog.

DID YOU MISS LAST WEEK’S CHAT WITH ASPCA PET POISON EXPERTS?

The next best thing to being there–read a transcript outlining our experts’ answers to your questions about potentially poisonous substances.

USE YOUR PURCHASING POWER TO HELP ANIMALS–ON ASPCA DAY AND EVERY DAY!

Every time you make a purchase with the ASPCA credit card, you’re supporting efforts to prevent animal cruelty.

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MISSOURI TRYING TO IMPROVE NEGLECT LAW

SB 73 and companion bill HB 157 will remove the requirement that an animal must be harmed substantially before a person can be found guilty of animal neglect. The Missouri Senate held a hearing on SB 73 earlier this week, and soon will be voting to pass it out of the Judiciary Committee!

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ASK AZULA

The Web’s wisest parrot tackles kids’ toughest animal questions.

NOSE FOR NEWS

What’s happening in the animal world–written just for kids.

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ASPCA: Protect Downed Animals by Supporting the Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection Act!

Sunday, March 25th, 2007

Via the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals:

Protect Downed Animals by Supporting the Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection Act!

The Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection Act, S. 394/H.R. 661, would prohibit USDA inspectors at slaughterhouses from approving meat from “downed” (unable to stand or walk) cattle, sheep, swine, goats, horses, mules and other equines. The bills would also require immediate humane euthanasia for any downed animal.

Animals who are destined for slaughter sometimes go “down” while en route to slaughter plants. These animals cannot stand or walk on their own due to injury or illness. Once at the slaughter plants, they may lie for days without food, water or veterinary care, until they are ultimately dragged or pushed to slaughter (often by a bulldozer). Not only are these practices inhumane—often resulting in bruising, torn ligaments, broken bones and dislocated joints—but they pose a major health risk to consumers as well. The risk of tainted meat entering the food chain increases when downed animals are allowed to be slaughtered for human consumption. All six confirmed cases of mad cow disease in North America reportedly were from downed animals. Given these factors, immediate humane euthanasia is the best option for downed animals.

Additionally, prohibiting the approval of meat from downed animals would provide an incentive for meat producers to improve the care of animals in order to prevent them from going down at all. This is currently irrelevant to meat producers, who have an economic incentive to move downed animals through slaughter in order to process the meat for sale.

The Downed Animal and Food Safety Protection Act would provide much-needed protection for both livestock and human health. Contact your representative and senators now and urge them to support and cosponsor S. 394 and H.R. 661!

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 3-23-07

Friday, March 23rd, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Mar 23, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Urgent Alert on Pet Food Recalls/Chat with Pet Poison Experts Today!

March 23, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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URGENT PET POISON ALERT: NATIONWIDE PET FOOD RECALLS

As we monitor the situation, the ASPCA advises owners to discontinue use of all pet food recalled late last week. If your pet shows any sign of illness, including loss of appetite, lethargy, vomiting, diarrhea, and changes in water consumption or urination, contact your veterinarian or the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center immediately. Read our complete article for additional info and resources.

CHAT WITH ASPCA PET POISON EXPERTS TODAY!

Visit the ASPCA Online Community from 3:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. EST today for the answers to your questions about products, plants and foods that could harm your pet.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: CARIBBEAN QUEEN

No more love on the run for Minkee, a former stray who found her forever home in California by way of St. Maarten.

DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES IN HOPEFUL TAILS CONTEST IS 3/31!

To spread the word about how important pets are to their people, the ASPCA, Howell Book House and Borders, Inc. are putting out a call for the most compelling stories and photos of rescued pets.

GOING ONCE, GOING TWICE: AUCTION OF DRUM GEAR TO BENEFIT ASPCA

Looking for the perfect gift for the metalhead in your life? Here’s your chance to get some autographed gear from one of today’s most respected and innovative rock drummers and help us out!

THIS WEEKEND: SUPER PET EXPO, 3/23-25

Bring the whole crew (the four-legged members, too!) to Chantilly, VA, for some animal-filled family fun.

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ALABAMA EQUINE BILL READY FOR FULL SENATE VOTE!

SB 29 will make it a felony to torture a horse or pony, defines “torture” in this context and institutes penalties for offenses.

ILLINOIS SET TO MAKE ALL ANIMAL FIGHTS FELONIES

Only dog fighting is a felony under Illinois state law–other forms of animal fighting, including cockfighting, are only misdemeanors. HB 3614, awaiting a vote by the House, will correct this.

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ASPCA: Keep Pets Out of Labs—Support the Federal Pet Safety and Protection Act

Wednesday, March 21st, 2007

Via the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals:

Keep Pets Out of Labs—Support the Federal Pet Safety and Protection Act

The federal Pet Safety and Protection Act, S. 714/H.R. 1280, would prohibit Class B Dealers and unlicensed individuals from selling dogs and cats to research laboratories.

Class B Dealers are people who collect dogs and cats from random sources and sell them to the research industry. They sometimes obtain their animals through illegal or unethical means, such as by responding to “free to good home” ads in newspapers, falsifying records to keep the true origins of the animals unknown, and stealing pets kept outside in yards.

The Pet Safety and Protection Act would provide a much-needed safety net to ensure beloved pets are not stolen or acquired under false pretenses and sold to research laboratories.

Please visit the ASPCA Advocacy Center to send a letter to your representative and senators urging them to support and cosponsor The Pet Safety and Protection Act. You may use the same link to read about this legislation in greater depth.

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 3-16-07

Friday, March 16th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Mar 16, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Top 10 Pet Poison Hazards/Make Your Pet Famous at Squidoo

March 16, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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TOP 10 HAZARDS ENCOUNTERED BY PETS IN 2006

Last year, the ASPCA managed more than 116,000 calls to our Animal Poison Control Center hotline–many of which pertained to common household items, such as human medications, insecticides and veterinary medications. As we prepare to raise awareness during National Poison Prevention Week, March 18-24, the ASPCA advises you to stay alert to the top ten hazards encountered by pets.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: WHAT’S IN A NAME?

Why did the Steele family name their pooch Izabel? Find out how this special girl went from rebel to remarkable!

WEAR YOUR HEART–AND ART–ON YOUR SLEEVE!

Check out 70star7.com, producers of the coolest limited-edition, artist-designed tees ever. We think all animal lovers will roar with pleasure at the latest offering!

ANOTHER SHELTER DOG PHOTO CONTEST WINNER GETS ADOPTED!

Get ready to clap for the Wolfman. This boxer mix found his forever home, finally!

AND THE WINNERS ARE…

Announcing the top three winners of our ASPCA Squidoo Lens of the Month Contest.

COMING UP: SUPER PET EXPO, 3/23-25

Bring the whole crew (the four-legged members, too!) to Chantilly, VA, for some animal-filled family fun.

WEBSITE OF THE WEEK

Olympia, WA-based LawDogsUSA is helping to find gainful employment for rescued pit bulls.

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NEW MEXICO BANS COCKFIGHTING!

Thanks to fierce support from Governor Richardson, New Mexico has finally passed a law banning cockfighting after nearly two decades of legislative struggle. The new law takes effect June 15!

ILLINOIS ANTI-SLAUGHTER BILL ON THE MOVE

Supporters of HB 1711, which will ban the slaughter of horses for human consumption, can “neigh in” at a House hearing on March 21.

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Hot Topics of the Week!

– Poll for cat parents
– Help, my dog urinates when she’s scared or excited!
– Pet doors

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 3-9-07

Friday, March 9th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Mar 9, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: ASPCA Community Leader of 2007 Contest/Got a Question About Pet Nutrition?

March 9, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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COULD YOU BE THE ASPCA COMMUNITY LEADER OF 2007?

How are you going to celebrate ASPCA Day this April 10? Dressing yourself, your pet–even your town!–in orange? Organizing a pet parade? Getting a local landmark to light up orange? Whatever your plans, you might want to step them up a notch…because beginning April 11, we want to know how you went orange on ASPCA Day–and the most creative and effective entry will win a trip to visit us in New York City!

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: A NEW TAIL TO TELL

Since the day Sadie arrived at her new home with Michael Rodman, the shepherd/collie mix has kept her tail high–and wagging.

ASPCA® MISSION: ORANGE(tm) UPDATE: WE’VE LAUNCHED IN TAMPA

Over the next three years, the ASPCA will donate $600,000 to four local animal welfare agencies in Tampa.

ALWAYS IN STYLE: GIVE THE GIFT OF LIFE!

A donation to the ASPCA is a wonderful way to commemorate the birthday of a special person in your life.

VICTORY FOR ANIMALS IN ILLINOIS

The Animal Population Control Program allows feral cat caretakers, as well as pet owners in need, to get their animals vaccinated and spayed or neutered for only $15!

JUST THE FOOD FACTS, MA’AM

Got a burning question about your pet’s diet?

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NEW MEXICO SET TO BAN COCKFIGHTING!

NM Senate Bill 10 will make cockfighting illegal in 49 states, but March 17 is the deadline for a final vote!

ILLINOIS TO INSURERS: STOP DOGGIE DISCRIMINATION!

IL SB 1279 would prohibit discrimination against insurance applicants based on their breed of dog–from Rotties and pit bulls to Yorkies and Chihuahuas, breeds of all kinds are targeted.

INSURANCE BILL MOVING QUICKLY IN WASHINGTON STATE, TOO!

Insurance companies regularly deny responsible dog owners, regardless of their dogs’ temperaments. WA HB 1105 will also put a stop to this practice.

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Hot Topics of the Week!

– All about greyhounds
– How bad is chocolate for pets?
– My hamster bites me!

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 3-2-07

Saturday, March 3rd, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Mar 2, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Today’s the Deadline to Sign Up for a Free ASPCA Day Kit/Pet Grooming Tips with Lorenzo Borghese

March 2, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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THERE’S STILL TIME TO SIGN UP FOR YOUR FREE ASPCA DAY KIT!

We’re more dedicated than ever to preventing cruelty and finding homes for animals all across the country. But we couldn’t do it without you–so please join us on Tuesday, April 10, in celebration of ASPCA Day. To help get you in the spirit, we’re giving away 500 free ASPCA Day Kits, complete with cool gear for you and lots of goodies to share. But hurry–the deadline to sign up is today!

BRUSH UP ON PET GROOMING WITH PRINCE LORENZO BORGHESE & THE ASPCA, 3/6

Tune in to HSN on Tuesday, when Prince Lorenzo Borghese offers pet grooming tips that’ll make your Royal Furriness feel–and smell!–like the best in show.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: JAX OF ALL TRADES

Mom’s going to work…so what’s a dog to do? Frances Morrison is lucky enough to be able to bring her pooch to the office!

LOOKING FOR A SWEET EASTER TREAT? THE BEST BUNNIES ARE CHOCOLATE ONES!

Is your family set on getting a rabbit this April 8? Read this first.

UPDATE: SHELTER DOG PHOTO CONTEST WINNER GETS ADOPTED!

When the winning photograph of Mick, an Australian shepherd mix at Ohio’s League for Animal Welfare, was posted on our website, one Long Island dog owner fell head over heels.

WHAT’S GOING ON?

Check our calendar for a listing of animal-related events scheduled to take place this month.

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FEDERAL: HELP CRACK DOWN ON ANIMAL FIGHTING!

Urge Congress to support important new legislation that will authorize felony-level jail sentences for federal animal fighting violations.

WASHINGTON STATE RESIDENTS: HELP STOP BREED DISCRIMINATION!

Please share your insurance discrimination experiences with us by completing our online survey.

PENNSYLVANIA: HELP US GET THE MEDIA BEHIND PUPPY MILL REGS!

Please write a letter to your editors today!

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– What funny things do your cats do?
– Choosing a dog food
– Humane rodent traps

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 2-23-07

Friday, February 23rd, 2007

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From: ASPCA – news-alert [at] aspca.org
Date: Feb 23, 2007 8:00 AM
Subject: Pet Poison Alert: FDA Recalls/Help Clean Up Puppy Mills!

February 23,

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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PET POISON ALERT: FDA RECALLS OF CAT FOOD & PEANUT BUTTER

Last week, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued two recalls pertaining to products contaminated with Salmonella bacteria–Peter Pan and Great Value peanut butter carrying the
code “2111,” and 3 1/2-ounce and one-pound packages of Wild Kitty raw, all natural frozen cat food, chicken with clam recipe. ASPCA experts offer advice for pet parents who have purchased any of
these recalled products.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: A LADY IN WAITING

“Everywhere James goes, our dog goes,” says Alison Rettig of the beautiful friendship between her son and the family’s beloved canine.

PLANNED GIVING UPDATE: DO YOU HAVE A WILL?

Choosing to write a will is essential–not only for you, but for your loved ones and the charities and causes you care about.

MEET YOU IN MAY: ANIMAL CARE EXPO IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER

Volunteers and professionals working in the fields of animal sheltering, care and control won’t want to miss this one.

PONDERING PIT BULLS, 3/15

Sick of pit bulls getting a bad rap? Check out the Sixth Annual Tri-County Humane Society/Minnesota Conference, featuring the ASPCA’s Ledy VanKavage, Esq.

HOW TO CUT VET COSTS? GET A FREE PET INSURANCE QUOTE!

Rising veterinary costs don’t have to stop you from getting medical care for your pets when they need it.

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FEDERAL: HELP CLEAN UP PUPPY MILLS

Here’s your chance to make a difference! Urge the Pennsylvania Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement to strengthen proposed regulations.

NEW MEXICO: BAN COCKFIGHTING AT LAST!

Send a letter to your legislators asking them to support SB 10.

ILLINOIS: ASK YOUR LEGISLATORS TO SUPPORT SB 1279

Please help end dog breed discrimination by insurance companies.

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IFAW: Keep Big Cats Wild and Your Family Safe; Pass Haley’s Act

Thursday, February 22nd, 2007

UPDATE, 8/5/07:

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From: Gretel Going – gretel [at] rosengrouppr.com
Date: Jul 19, 2007 1:48 PM
Subject: Haley’s Act: New bill seeks to protect the 10,000 big cats that are captive in the U.S. and reduce the large number of big cat attacks that occur here annually

Hi Kelly,

I know you’ve mentioned Haley’s Act in the past. Here’s some more information for you. Please feel free to post if you would like.

A zookeeper is attacked and visitors watch on as a lion eats her arm … At a child’s birthday party, a 62-pound cougar mauls a 4-year old guest … An escaped thirteen-month old bobcat, living in a residential community, assaults three dogs … There were 103 big cat attacks in 2005, 44 in 2006, and 12 so far this year …

The U.S. represents 4% of the global population yet 78% of ALL captive cat incidents happen in the U.S. Florida represents lass than 6% of the total US population yet 11% of ALL captive cat incidents in the U.S. occur in FL.

In the past couple of weeks alone, big cat attacks have made headlines, with maulings in Texas and Arkansas, just as IFAW (The International Fund for Animal Welfare) pushes ahead with initiatives to nationalize “Haley’s Act,” a bill designed to protect both the public and big cats from further senseless tragedies.

An IFAW representative is available to discuss:

* There are more than 10,000 big cats in captivity in the U.S., many of whom are in facilities licensed by the USDA (some are even kept as pets in homes). Although a USDA license might seem reassuring, the harsh reality is that a USDA-licensed facility can be anything from a fenced-in backyard to a roadside zoo.

* “Haley’s Act,” This bill, which prohibits the direct contact between the general public and big cats, came in response to the death of a 17 year-old who was attacked and killed while taking a graduation photo with a big cat at a USDA-certified wildlife facility.

* Even USDA certified facilities are not safe. IFAW stresses the fact that although a facility is certified, big cats are dangerous, and should not be treated as domestic animals. Not only is the public at risk when coming into contact with these animals, but many of these facilities barely meet the minimum welfare conditions for big cats who are forced to live a life behind cages and in chains.

* Legislative Efforts: In April 2007, Rep. Nancy Boyda (D-Kan.) introduced Haley’s Act. If passed, the law would crack down on illegal animal dealers and create humane care standards for the cats.

* What can YOU do: Find out how you can get involved at: http://www.ifaw.org/ifaw/general/default.aspx?oid=474&aid=7199. Write your Federal representative and urge him or her to cosponsor Haley’s Act, H.R. 1947. Specific initiatives include: North Carolina: http://www.ifaw.org/ifaw/general/default.aspx?oid=186263; Washington: http://www.ifaw.org/ifaw/general/default.aspx?oid=186263.

To schedule an interview with an IFAW representative, to receive more headlines, or for more information on IFAW and “Haley’s Act”, please contact me at 212-255-8455 or Gretel [at] rosengrouppr.com.

Best,
Gretel

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ASPCA: YOU Can Help Clean Up Pennsylvania’s Puppy Mills!

Tuesday, February 20th, 2007

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From: ASPCA – website [at] aspca.org
Date: Feb 18, 2007 6:00 PM
Subject: Advocacy Alert: YOU Can Help Clean Up Pennsylvania’s Puppy Mills!

ASPCA URGENT ALERT

Known as the “Puppy Mill Capital of the East,” Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, has the highest concentration of puppy mills of any county in the United States.

At last, the state’s Department of Agriculture and Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement have introduced regulations that could help put an end to some of the inhumane practices considered “routine” at these high-volume dog breeding facilities. The great news is, you don’t have to live in Pennsylvania to weigh in on this issue!

The ASPCA supports the proposed regulations and we’d love your help moving them forward. If you’ve been looking for an opportunity to do something about puppy mills, this is your chance!

What You Can Do

Take action now to support Pennsylvania’s efforts to better regulate this industry!

Please click here to be taken to our webpage on this issue. There you will find a letter of support that you can print, sign and send to Pennsylvania’s Bureau of Dog Law Enforcement.

Thank you for your continued support of the ASPCA. Together, we can really make a difference in the lives of these dogs!

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ASPCA: Weekly eNewsletter, 2-16-07

Friday, February 16th, 2007

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Date: Feb 16, 2007 7:00 AM
Subject: Enter to Win a Free ASPCA Day Kit!/2006 Shelter of the Year Honored

February 16, 2007

Welcome to our weekly email newsletter, your source for the latest news from our animal welfare community and information on pending humane legislation.

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GET READY TO CELEBRATE ASPCA DAY AND GO ORANGE FOR ANIMALS!

As we approach our 141st birthday, we’re more dedicated than ever to preventing cruelty to animals and finding homes for animals all across the country. But we couldn’t do it without you–so please join us on Tuesday, April 10, in celebration of ASPCA Day. To help get you in the spirit, we’re giving away 500 free ASPCA Day Kits, complete with cool gear for you and lots of goodies to share with friends and fellow animal lovers in your community.

ASPCA SUCCESS STORY OF THE WEEK: GENTLE GIANT

Rachel Carsenstein’s canine buddy is a true warrior–with a heart of gold.

WHAT IF THE ASPCA EARNED A PENNY EVERY TIME YOU SEARCHED THE INTERNET?

Visit GoodSearch.com for the scoop on this easy way to help animals.

ASPCA APPLAUDS STRONG SENTENCING IN ANIMAL TORTURE CASE

Two brothers were charged with nine counts of felony for torturing a three-month-old puppy.

2006 SHELTER OF THE YEAR ANNOUNCED

Cutting-edge community programs and tireless dedication to animals in need earned the Houston SPCA this high honor.

CATS OR DOGS? YOU TELL US!

Weigh in on this most pressing question and help raise money to support ASPCA programs.

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FEDERAL: HELP CRACK DOWN ON ANIMAL FIGHTING!

Urge Congress to support important new legislation that will authorize felony-level jail sentences for federal animal fighting violations.

VIRGINIA: SUPPORT SB 787!

Let your representative know that you want a plan to protect Virginia’s animals in times of disaster and evacuation!

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– Dogs who steal–and then hide their loot!
– Cat food: wet vs. dry

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