PETA

Dog Fight-CAPS bears it’s ugly teeth

September 11, 2013

Companion Animal Protection Society is a pet welfare organization based in Massachusetts with affiliate offices in other parts of the country.   Founded by President Deborah Howard in 1992, the Companion Animal Protection Society (CAPS) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to protecting companion animals from cruelty in pet shops and puppy mills through legislation […]

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Maddie’s Fund and PETA: the great no kill shelter debate

July 24, 2013

There is no doubt that the views of how to fix the problem of the over population of unwanted pets by Maddie’s Fund and PETA are totally polar opposites. Maddie’s Fund is at the forefront of the no kill movement, while PETA opposes no kill shelters and sees euthanasia and spay/neuter as the only option. […]

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Meet Daphna Nachminovich, SR VP of cruelty investigations, PETA

July 24, 2013

Daphna Nachminovitch As the senior vice president of PETA’s Cruelty Investigations Department, Daphna Nachminovitch has overseen countless cruelty cases and many undercover investigations. Her staff fields hundreds of calls every week from concerned citizens around the world. In one high-profile case, Nachminovitch worked with state and federal officials in what may be the largest animal […]

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