The Companion Animal Protection Society is mentioned in the following article about major, positive changes for animals brought on by direct action:
Publication/Event date: 2014-12-18
Publication name: One Green Planet
URL for more info: http://www.onegreenplanet.org/animalsandnature/5-major-changes-for-animals-influenced-by-direct-action/
Do you remember the first time you were incensed about an issue involving animals? Whenever we come upon an issue that touches us in a very personal way, our innate reaction is to want to make a change; we want to speak for the voiceless, defeat those who had a hand in cruelty, and educate others. However, sometimes this sense of urgency leaves us paralyzed and overwhelmed with the behemoth task before us.
*CAPS General Counsel was there at the historic vote after testifying in April. CAPS President Deborah Howard testified last month.
Publication/Event date: 2014-12-17
Publication name: NY Daily News
URL for more info: http://www.nydailynews.com/blogs/dailypolitics/council-passes-bill-ban-pets-puppy-mills-blog-entry-1.2048942
The City Council voted to ban the sale of dogs and cats from abusive “puppy mills,” part of a wide-ranging package of legislation to tighten regulations on pet shops.