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8 Tips for Reporting Animal Cruelty
Check out our 8 tips for reporting animal cruelty and share them with concerned community members.
Veterinary Resources for Recognizing and Reporting Animal Cruelty and Neglect
Veterinary professionals can use these downloads to learn more about detecting and reporting animal cruelty and neglect in their practice.
Domestic Violence and Animal Cruelty
Join our experts as they review the link between animal cruelty and domestic violence, why it matters, and how you and your organization can better respond to suspected cases of animal cruelty.
Differentiating Between Spontaneous and Organized Dogfighting Injuries
Learn the difference between injuries sustained from organized dogfighting and those sustained in spontaneous fights among pets.
Factors Affecting Reporting and Recognizing Animal Cruelty by US Veterinary Professionals
ASPCA research suggests providing veterinary professionals with training on recognizing animal abuse and providing workplace policies on responding to suspected cruelty increases the likelihood they will notify authorities.
Insights and Resources on Improved Access to Grooming for Overall Animal Health
New research suggests education and access to grooming supplies can reduce negative pet health consequences of insufficient grooming care by identifying the communities' needs.
Recognizing and Responding to Rescue Hoarders
Dr. Randy Lockwood explains how to address the special legal, tactical and public relations issues that can arise from hoarding cases.
Anti-Cruelty Group Forensic Services
Veterinarians, animal behaviorists, legal experts, and others who specialize in helping animals involved in serious crimes.
ASPCA Anti-Cruelty Behavior Team
The ASPCA works with both the victims of animal cruelty cases and the animal perpetrators of serious attacks against people.