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April is Prevention of Animal Cruelty Month! Check out these FAQs about animal cruelty to learn more.

Animal cruelty and human violence seem to have a direct connection. Learn more.

Animal cruelty and human violence seem to have a direct connection. Learn about the connections between animal cruelty and domestic violence and animal cruelty and child abuse here.

Humane Society of Southern Arizona Since it’s creation in December 1999, the Animal Cruelty Taskforce of Southern Arizona (ACT) has worked towards educating the community – both the general public and law enforcement – about the animal cruelty felony law in Arizona (ARS 13-2910). ACT also brings together different law enforcement agencies in the community to serve as a clearinghouse …

Animal Cruelty

Animal Hoarding

by Caroline Golon, guest contributor

An animal hoarder is someone who collects animals beyond their ability to appropriately provide for the animals’ needs. Read about characteristics of hoarders and how to combat hoarding here.

Stacy Wolf, Director New York State Government Affairs and Public Policy, ASPCA STATE LAW – Beware of Breed Bans The evening news and daily papers have a voracious appetite for the high drama of dog attacks. Inevitably, media attention raises concerns for public safety—concerns that sometimes lead municipalities to propose measures that would ban or restrict ownership of certain breeds—most …

Trainers, canine trainers, applied animal behaviorists and veterinary behaviorists are all careers in animal behavior. Check out more info on each of these careers here.

Trainers, canine trainers, applied animal behaviorists and veterinary behaviorists are all careers in animal behavior. Check out more info on each of these careers here.

Veterinarians, groomers and kennel workers are just a few of the many careers with animals. Learn about these and other careers with animals here!