WATCH: 'Bark Out Against Battering'

Posted at 7:47 PM, Oct 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-17 19:47:16-04

CINCINNATI – The YWCA and SPCA came together for their sixth annual “Bark Out Against Battering” pet festival Saturday.

The event raised awareness of domestic abuse and animal abuse. According to the YWCA, the majority of women who report violence in their relationships also report that pets were abused.

Watch the video above to learn more and check out some costumed dogs.