From spotting the problem to sheltering the victims of animal fighting, find out how you can help put an end to animal fighting in your community.
Resources and Articles
From the Magazine
A Mississippi couple work to root out dogfighting in their neighborhood.
A new online resource provides citizens, the media, and law enforcement with the information they need to stop animal fighting and cruelty in their local community.
Though public sentiment is squarely against illegal dogfighting, animal fighting DVDs are turning up at retail outlets across the country.
Shelters that seize animals from dogfighters or abusers often have to hold the victims for months while the cases make their way through the court system. Learn how bond and forfeiture laws can help lessen the burdens of long-term holding.
Though no one is celebrating the circumstances of the case, Michael Vick's celebrity status put a needed spotlight on dogfighting.
Policies & Programs
The HSUS' Dogfighting Rescue Coalition is dedicated to giving every dog rescued from dogfighting busts a chance at a new life. They depend on shelters and rescue groups who are willing to partner with them and take these dogs into their programs and find proper placements for them.