Aug. 03, 2017

WHAT: Rep. Todd Stephens (R-Montgomery) will be joined by representatives from the Pennsylvania SPCA and the Humane Society of the United States to discuss the state’s new comprehensive anti-cruelty law, also known as Libre’s Law, including tethering language to protect the well-being of tethered/chained dogs.

WHO: Stephens; Julie Klim, president, Pennsylvania SPCA; Sen. Tom Killion (R-Delaware); Kristen Tullo, PA state director, the Humane Society of the United States; Nicole Wilson, director of Humane Law Enforcement, PSPCA; and Mary Jane McNamee, JD, VMD, The Pennsylvania Veterinary Medical Association.

WHEN: Monday, Aug. 7, 11 a.m.

WHERE: Pennsylvania SPCA at 350 E. Erie Ave., Philadelphia.

Media contact: David Foster, 267.207.0207,