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  • Tufts Animal Care and Condition Scales

    The Tufts Animal Care and Condition (TACC) Scales were developed in 1997 by Dr. Gary Patronek, with assistance from Lori Donley, MS '97, the Fort Wayne Dept. of Animal Care and Control, and the Law Enforcement Division of the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals to help cruelty investigators and veterinarians assess cases of animal abuse or neglect that are primarily related to husbandry, as opposed to deliberate acts of cruelty.


    That pooch in the pet-store window may be may alluring but buyer beware: you may be supporting a puppy mill.

  • July 1, 2015

    All Dogs Are Equal

    Scientists, animal control officers and even some insurance companies agree--physical appearance is no basis for dog discrimination. Recent studies are unraveling the faulty logic behind breed-specific legislation and turning breed prejudice on its (big, blocky) head.

  • July 1, 2014

    Finding Homes for High-Energy Dogs

    Connecting high-energy dogs with families interested in performance sports.

  • November 1, 2013

    Decoding Dog Play

    Learning to read the signs of dog-to-dog interaction help shelters and rescues make more responsible placements.

  • November 1, 2013

    The Wonder Down Under

    Animal Welfare League of Queensland in Australia uses Getting 2 Zero model to reduce euthanasia.

  • September 1, 2013

    Hope in a Land of War and Want

    Overcoming daunting obstacles, a Humane Society International-supported shelter in Afghanistan provides care for animals in need.

  • March 1, 2013

    Mouthpieces: Your Dog Belongs at the Foot of Your Bed, Not in the Bed of Your Truck

    This reproducible poster alerts people to the dangers of allowing their dog to ride in the bed of a pickup truck and encourages them to let their furry friend ride in the cab instead.

  • March 1, 2013

    Raise the Roof

    Although not always able to move pets into ideal conditions, a central Virginia group makes a tangible difference in the lives of outdoor dogs by providing quality dog houses, lightweight tethers, and suitable food and water bowls.

  • January 1, 2013

    Unforgettable: Frankie Goes to Florida

    Meet Frankie, a lucky dog who avoided a stomach-turning fate in Vietnam.

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