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  • Cold-Weather Tips for Pets

    posted on Thursday, January 16, 2020

    With severe winter weather in the forecast, here are some tips from the Animal Rescue League of Iowa (ARL) to keep your pets – and the pets in your community - safe in these cold temperatures.

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  • What the Federal PACT Act Means and Doesn't Mean for Iowa's Animals

    posted on Wednesday, January 15, 2020

    The Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture (PACT) Act is an amendment to a federal law specifically related to fetish "crush videos." The original law made the production, possession, and sale of such videos a federal felony, but it did not criminalize the underlying act of cruelty itself. The PACT Act fills that gap by making the act of cruelty a federal felony.

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  • She beat her dog in front of us!

    posted on Thursday, January 9, 2020

    Witnesses said they'd seen the little white dog crying out in pain as the woman repeatedly hit him, choked him, threw him, and stomped on him.

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  • ARL Hits Record For Lives Saved

    posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020

    With your help the ARL saved a record number of pets in 2019. Watch the video to find out how many.

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