Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States, left, speaks at a news conferece after Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, right, spoke to students at Wilbur Cross High School in New Haven, Conn., Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010. Vick urged high school students in Connecticut to show kindness toward animals, adding to the string of appearances he's made since returning from a dogfighting conviction to become one of the NFL's most exciting players.  (AP Photo/Bob Child)

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Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States, left, speaks at a news conferece after Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, right, spoke to students at Wilbur Cross High School in New Haven, Conn., Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010. Vick urged high school students in Connecticut to show kindness toward animals, adding to the string of appearances he's made since returning from a dogfighting conviction to become one of the NFL's most exciting players. (AP Photo/Bob Child)