Stop Animal Cruelty wants to

Outlaw Keeping Animals Outside in Below Freezing Weather

Thousands of animals die every year from being left outside during freezing weather.

About the campaign

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  • Stop Animal Cruelty
    393,015 supporters

    Animals are a lot more like us than some people like to admit.  They think, feel, love and can…Read More

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Why this matters

Read about efforts to keep animals from being left outside during below freezing temperatures.

Animal groups and police reported dozens of cases of dogs left to freeze to death in polar vortex

Dogs across the U.S. are being found frozen to death or left to die in subzero temperatures as animal rescue and police departments report dozens of "horrific" scenes of neglect.  Despite widespread warnings from law enforcement and animal rights groups about leaving pets outside in this week's frozen weather, canine owners throughout the…Read More