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"Canine CODIS" Technology Unveiled by ASPCA, Humane Society of Missouri, Louisiana SPCA & University of California, Davis NEW YORK, June 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's first criminal dog-fighting DNA database has been established by the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), The Humane Society of Missouri (HSMO) and the Louisiana SPCA (LA/SPCA), and will be maintained at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis) Veterinary Genetics Laboratory.
SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Pit bulls are eager to please, faithful and enthusiastic friends and pleasant with children according to credible canine organizations. Really, it's true.
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick says he wants to become involved in the community once again as an example to young people.
Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick returned to his Virginia home after serving a federal prison term for his role in a dogfighting operation. Vick arrived just after 8 a.m. Thursday in a four-car motorcade, the Newport News Daily Press reported.
Former NFL quarterback Michael Vick has left a federal prison in Kansas where he served 19 months after pleading guilty to dogfighting charges.
Most of the dogs seized from Michael Vick's Virginia dogfighting operation appear likely to live out their lives in new homes, animal protection officials say. Of the 51 dogs found at the Bad Newz Kennel in Surry County in 2007, 22 are at a refuge in Utah and 25 were distributed among animal shelters for future adoption, the Richmond (Va.) Times-Dispatch reported Tuesday. The Best Friends Animal Society took in the hardest cases.
Former Atlanta Falcons quarterback Michael Vick left prison Wednesday and began the lengthy release process, officials told an Atlanta television station.
A bankruptcy judge in Virginia ruled Wednesday that imprisoned Atlanta Falcons running back Michael Vick must pay his own way to a hearing. Vick is scheduled to be released May 21 from a federal prison in Kansas and would then be under house arrest in Hampton, Va., until July 20, the official end of his sentence, The Virginian-Pilot reported.