September 1, 2003
Recognizing that pit bulls are the breed most frequently targeted by fighters, Chicago's Anti-Cruelty Society offers free sterilization of pits and pit mixes.
January 1, 2003
In Ontario, a humane society collaborates with a child welfare agency on a cross-reporting project.
January 1, 2002
In Kansas City, Kansas, new program teaches first-time offenders the ABCs of responsible pet ownership.
November 1, 2001
The First Strike campaign releases findings from first national study on the connection between animal abuse and violence against humans.
January 1, 2001
In the Grand Canyon State, the furred and the feathered have new support from an anti-cruelty coalition.
July 1, 1998
Tufts Animal Care and Condition (TACC) Scales for Assessing Body Condition, Weather and Environmental Safety, and Physical Care in Dogs
These body condition scales were designed to help animal control officers, cruelty investigators, veterinarians, and others more accurately determine the condition of a potentially neglected dog.
September 1, 1997
A simple postcard used by the Houston SPCA helps keep animal cruelty complainants in the loop.
July 1, 1996
A California humane society's proactive outreach program helps owners improve the lives of their neglected pets.