Seven members of the New York City dog-fighting ring are scheduled to appear in court Monday, September 8th for a hearing on charges of animal fighting, promoting gambling and possessing animals for fighting.

Spay Neuter Intervention Project (SNIP) a member of the Mayor’s Alliance for New York City’s Animals is urging New Yorkers and others in the area to show their support by attending this meeting in two days.

What You Can Do

Show up!

Bronx Supreme Court Criminal Division
265 East 161st Street
Bronx, NY

September 8th at 9am

Public Transporation Directions:
Take the C, D or 4 train to the Yankee Stadium/161st Street Station
Take the BX 6 or BX 13 to East 161st Street & Sheridan Avenue; the BX 1 to East 161st Street & Grand Concourse

If you can attend, please contact SNIP at and try to bring signs, posters, banners or photographs.

If you can’t attend, write a letter!

Send letter to the Bronx District Attorney and forward by email to  Regina Massaro of SNIP will hand deliver it.  Please thank the Bronx District Attorney, Assistant District Attorney Jacob Kaplan and Justice Steven Barrett.  Request the defedants be held accountable for their actions and receive the maximum sentence allowed by law.

Special thanks to Best Friends for informing their constituents and us of this important day and opportunity to “join together and seek justice.”