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Daily Mail
Disabled woman regains use of her hands thanks to grooming her bunniesneglect. Marley-Belle Quaid, 32, wanted to take in adorable bunnies Woodstock
Daily Mail / Posted 12 hours ago
neglect. Marley-Belle Quaid, 32, wanted to take in adorable bunnies Woodstock and Wilfred after seeing a post by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (RSPCA) detailing the trauma that they had suffered, having been found... Read more
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Boston Globe
Residents and owner mourn death of wayward bullbull was about 300 feet off of Great Road when he delivered the fatal shot. Ro
Boston Globe / Posted 19 hours ago
bull was about 300 feet off of Great Road when he delivered the fatal shot. Rob Halpin, spokesman for the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, said the MSPCA “cannot question the decision” of the police to shoot the... Read more
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ajc.com
Crates full of puppies found in hot van at New Jersey WalmartThe puppies had been flown in to Newark Liberty International Airport and were
ajc.com / Posted yesterday
The puppies had been flown in to Newark Liberty International Airport and were headed to Florida. The Bergen County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals confiscated the puppies, which were crowded into just two crates in the van,... Read more
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Boston Herald
MSPCA's pet project is a hitDozens of dogs and cats were adopted yesterday at the Massachusetts Society for
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Dozens of dogs and cats were adopted yesterday at the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals as part of the annual “Clear the Shelter” campaign — a nationwide event aimed at encouraging people to rescue animals in need. MSPCA... Read more
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NBC Miami
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC New York
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'Lucky' Dog Rescued From Raging LA River Finds Forever Homeyear, 7.6 million animals end up in shelters nationwide — and only 2.7 million
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
year, 7.6 million animals end up in shelters nationwide — and only 2.7 million are adopted, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Join NBC4, Telemundo 52 and the more than 60 shelters and animal rescue... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Chicago
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Washington
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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NBC San Diego
These Pet Rescue Stories Will Warm Your HeartEvery year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelt
NBC San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
Every year, approximately 6.5 million companion animals enter U.S. animal shelters nationwide, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Of those, nearly 1.5 million cats and dogs are euthanized due to overcrowding... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A horse, of courseprovincial law says," she said. However, Banting added that if someone in a co
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
provincial law says," she said. However, Banting added that if someone in a condo or townhouse brought a horse home, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) would probably intervene under the Cruelty to Animals Act for... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Marineland and OSPCA continue sparringIt didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention o
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 3 days ago
It didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) to renew hostilities. A week after 11 charges of animal cruelty filed by OSPCA against the park were dropped in a Niagara Falls courtroom,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Marineland and OSPCA continue sparringIt didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention o
Welland Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
It didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) to renew hostilities. A week after 11 charges of animal cruelty filed by OSPCA against the park were dropped in a Niagara Falls courtroom,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Marineland and OSPCA continue sparringIt didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention o
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 3 days ago
It didn’t take long for Marineland and the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) to renew hostilities. A week after 11 charges of animal cruelty filed by OSPCA against the park were dropped in a Niagara Falls courtroom,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mother and daughter face animal cruelty charges in Luzerne Countyfull of fleas, half its hair was missing and it was underweight,” said humane o
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
full of fleas, half its hair was missing and it was underweight,” said humane officer Wayne Harvey, of the Luzerne County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. “This dog was being tortured in my estimation, and it was going through... Read more
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NBC Washington
Shelter Animals Can Be One Viral Photo Away From Adoptionthat photos that evoke love are more effective at getting people to help animal
NBC Washington / Posted 3 days ago
that photos that evoke love are more effective at getting people to help animals than those that evoke pity. The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals ad with the Sarah McLachlan's song "Angel," for example, shows... Read more
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express
Animal rights charity PETA settles £40,000 lawsuit for KILLING little girl's pet dogits euthanasia policy. The group later said it would pay the family £40,000 an
express / Posted 4 days ago
its euthanasia policy. The group later said it would pay the family £40,000 and donate £1,550 to a local branch of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) to honour Maya. The family’s lawyer, William H Shewmake, said: “The... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County strays, lost dogs won’t go to Dayton shelteris now only open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. State law mandates the c
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
is now only open on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. State law mandates the county pick up stray dogs. The Clark County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is an option the county could use, County Commissioner Rick Lohnes said,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
OSPCA surprise inspection at MarinelandMarineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cr
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 4 days ago
Marineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals found no signs of abuse or neglect during a surprise visit on Wednesday The Niagara Falls attraction, in a statement released Thursday, said the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
OSPCA surprise inspection at MarinelandMarineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cr
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 4 days ago
Marineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals found no signs of abuse or neglect during a surprise visit on Wednesday The Niagara Falls attraction, in a statement released Thursday, said the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
OSPCA surprise inspection at MarinelandMarineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cr
Welland Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Marineland says investigators with the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals found no signs of abuse or neglect during a surprise visit on Wednesday The Niagara Falls attraction, in a statement released Thursday, said the... Read more
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Reality TV World
Rescued seal pup given 'Game of Thrones' nicknameA baby seal adopted the monicker of a ADVERTISEMENT Will Galvin of the Royal S
Reality TV World / Posted 4 days ago
A baby seal adopted the monicker of a ADVERTISEMENT Will Galvin of the Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals responded to the beach in Cymru after receiving reports of a lethargic male seal pup that was unable to move its left... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
It’s Black Cat Appreciation Day Aug. 17dark-furred felines, how about pawing off those silly superstitions about black
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
dark-furred felines, how about pawing off those silly superstitions about black cats as bad luck. After all, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals has said black cats have a hard enough time time getting adopted due to such... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Peta pays family $50,000 after taking and euthanising their pet chihuahuaPeta in the settlement agreed to pay the family $49,000 and donate $2,000 to a
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Peta in the settlement agreed to pay the family $49,000 and donate $2,000 to a local branch of the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) to honour Maya. Mr Zarate had originally sought up to $7m. The family’s attorney, William H... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Couple in abuse case going own way in courtwas allegedly beaten by the couple, along with another dog and some kittens, we
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
was allegedly beaten by the couple, along with another dog and some kittens, were all taken into the case of the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals' Sudbury branch. Greater Sudbury Police have said the animals were found in... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
'What a stupid situation'Gerry Martin said outside The Leather Trend on Main Street E. Tuesday afternoon
The Sudbury Star / Posted 6 days ago
Gerry Martin said outside The Leather Trend on Main Street E. Tuesday afternoon as he and investigators from the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals watched as two cats lay in the windows at the front of the store. “You... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Ex-NYC cop charged after dead horses found on upstate New York farmthe one horse we were able to rescue is expected to recover under veterinary ca
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 7 days ago
the one horse we were able to rescue is expected to recover under veterinary care,” a spokesperson for the Hudson Valley Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said. The voicemail at the farm is full and isn’t accepting... Read more
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Gulf News
Vets warn pet owners as heat index hits 66°Cto heatstroke, which can make them seriously ill within minutes,” said Dr Lila
Gulf News / Posted 8 days ago
to heatstroke, which can make them seriously ill within minutes,” said Dr Lila Miller, Veterinary Adviser at the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA).He pointed out that even the healthiest pets can suffer from... Read more
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Marketing Interactive
SPCA debuts “Singapaw Citizens” chatbot in awareness campaignThe Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has partnered with
Marketing Interactive / Posted 8 days ago
The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has partnered with Germs Digital to launch a Facebook Messenger chatbot called “Singapaw Citizens”. This is to raise awareness about “community animals”, which is referred to as strays or... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Ibuprofen, made for humans, is the most common pet toxin in Tennessee, Georgiasays Felty, who treats animals at Riverview Animal Hospital. Felty's message e
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 8 days ago
says Felty, who treats animals at Riverview Animal Hospital. Felty's message echoes a report issued by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals that breaks down the most common pet toxins across the nation. Ibuprofen is... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Teacher charged with animal cruelty accepts plea dealIf he complies with the judge’s conditions, the charges will be dismissed. A c
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
If he complies with the judge’s conditions, the charges will be dismissed. A complaint filed by the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals accused Davis and his wife of failing to provide medical care to two... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Teacher charged with animal cruelty accepts plea dealIf he complies with the judge's conditions, the charges will be dismissed. A c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
If he complies with the judge's conditions, the charges will be dismissed. A complaint filed by the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals accused Davis and his wife of failing to provide medical care to two... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor his fallen horse. So disturbed by witnessing such treatment of animals, Mr. Ber
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
his fallen horse. So disturbed by witnessing such treatment of animals, Mr. Bergh went on in 1866 to found the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. When the photo in the newspaper caught my attention, it was instantly... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONhis fallen horse. So disturbed by witnessing such treatment of animals, Mr. Ber
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
his fallen horse. So disturbed by witnessing such treatment of animals, Mr. Bergh went on in 1866 to found the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. When the photo in the newspaper caught my attention, it was instantly... Read more
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NBC Miami
Emaciation, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersistGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Miami / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Emaciation, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersistGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Connecticut / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC New York
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC New York / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Washington
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Washington / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC Bay Area / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Emaciated Dogs, Contaminated Food: Puppy Mill Problems PersiGoodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanit
NBC San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
Goodwin said. Puppy mills typically keep their dogs in overcrowded and unsanitary kennels, according to the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. To maximize profits, female dogs are bred repeatedly with little time to... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
OSPCA disappointed in Marineland decisionThe Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is feeling blindsi
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 days ago
The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is feeling blindsided after 11 charges of animal cruelty it filed against Marineland were dropped in a Niagara Falls courtroom Thursday. OSPCA chief inspector Connie Mallory said recent... Read more
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Welland Tribune
OSPCA disappointed in Marineland decisionThe Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is feeling blindsi
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is feeling blindsided after 11 charges of animal cruelty it filed against Marineland were dropped in a Niagara Falls courtroom Thursday. OSPCA chief inspector Connie Mallory said recent... Read more
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