Doesn't Man's Best Friend Deserve More than Life on a Chain?

20 Ways to Help

Adopt a Rescued Dog

Build Fences

Care for & Train Dogs

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Learn the Facts

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Stop Dogfighting

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News: Cruelty and Neglect

Laws | Chained Dog Attacks | Cruelty/Neglect/Dogfighting  | Other News

Chained dogs often become part of the scenery in someone's backyard, left to starve.Chaining can also be a sign of an illegal dog-fighting operation. Read below for evidence that chaining is a very common form of animal cruelty.

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Special Articles and Official Statements

For editorials and statistics from the CDC, AVMA, and USDA, read special articles and official statements that illustrate how chaining is inhumane for dogs and dangerous for people.


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