• Cold Weather Canine Victims Need Justice

    One year ago - By Animal Legal Defense Fund

    With temperatures regularly dipping below the teens, the outdoors is no place for a dog.
    In Alexandria, New Hampshire , twenty-two German shepherds have been seized after being neglected in freezing temperatures - with “backyard breeder” Jennifer Choate facing 22 counts of animal cruelty.
    In North Carolina , a 35-day-old puppy almost met her fate. The single puppy was found abandoned behind an animal shelter - curled up in a ball, shivering - two hours after the shelter closed. If Donut hadn't been found, she probably would not have survived the night.
    Other dogs across the country have...
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