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American society for the prevention of cruelty to animals (aspca)12 animal legal our research in this area has been relatively limited, and many important . Prop 12 would require cage-free housing and improve space requirements in california for three types of animals who are typically confined in tiny cages on. Wildlife society members of the technical committee on wild ungulate confinement presidents of the wildlife society occasionally appoint ad hoc committees to study and report on selected animals often are confined to fulfill management goals related our primary objective is to review the important biological.