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After Three Months on the Run, Jake is Safe and Sound with HRA

It was six in the morning when Zita Macinanti, who oversees the Humane Rescue Alliance's Missing Animal Response Team (M.A.R.T.) got the call: Jake had been successfully caught after three months on the run. Jake's journey began in West Virginia, where he and 18 other dogs were removed from a crowded home and transported to HRA as part of a hoarding case. He had been living with little human contact and was very, very scared. Your browser doesn't support video. Please... Read More
at Friday, November 30, 2018

$5,000 Reward: HRA Investigates Horrific Act of Animal Cruelty

WARNING, GRAPHIC CONTENT AND PHOTOS.   On Tuesday, November 6 the Humane Rescue Alliance received an anonymous tip that lead officers to the picnic area of Langdon Park NE in Washington, DC where they discovered a pit bull type dog deceased and abandoned. The dog was most likely left at the location late Monday (November 5) or early Tuesday morning (November 6) before 9:30 a.m. The location of the park is the 2900 block of 20 th Street, NE. The Humane Rescue Alliance... Read More
Posted by Dani Rizzo at Wednesday, November 7, 2018

HRA Humane Law Enforcement Combats Multiple Cases of Animal Cruelty this Week

This week, DC resident Zahir Reeder was found guilty of cruelty to animals following a case that lasted almost two years. In addition, Katherine Spears of DC was arrested Wednesday, October 24 by the Metropolitan Police Department and charged with one count of cruelty to animals following an investigation by Humane Rescue Alliance humane law enforcement officers.  Combating animal cruelty is a job we take very seriously. Our law enforcement officers are available to help 24/7 and... Read More
at Thursday, October 25, 2018

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