The Incredible Story of Henry Bergh, Founder of the ASPCA and Friend to Animals

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Presents the life of the animal activist, describing his work in nineteenth-century New York to bring attention to the cruel treatment of animals, the intial opposition that he faced from the public, and his founding of the ASPCA in 1866.
Publisher: Boston :, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,, [2016]
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9780544650312
Branch Call Number: J 92 B453f 2016
Characteristics: xiv,178 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Desjardins, Vincent - Illustrator


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AL_KATI Oct 04, 2016

I was disgusted to read about the different kinds of animal cruelty that existed, such as turnspit dogs being bred to rotate your meat on a spit for you. Might not be suitable for sensitive or younger readers.


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