Action eAlerts

Monday, July 17, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, On July 12, the House Appropriations Committee dealt a devastating blow to horses with the narrow defeat of an amendment to the US Department of Agriculture FY18 funding bill that...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, As Congress kicks into high gear with its attacks on the Endangered Species Act (ESA), we are seeing troubling movement on terrible bills in both chambers. Last week I asked you to...
Monday, July 3, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, The attacks on America’s iconic wildlife keep coming. Last Thursday, Senator Barrasso (R-WY), along with Senators Boozman (R-AR), Capito (R-WV), Cardin (D-MD), Baldwin (D-WI), and...
Monday, June 26, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, The Yulin Dog Meat Festival—the annual 10-day event that results in the slaughter of thousands of dogs—comes to a close Friday, June 30. During the festival, dogs are...
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, Fewer than 30 vaquita porpoise are left in Mexico's northern Gulf of California, and experts have said that if the government of Mexico does not enact a permanent ban on the use of...
Thursday, June 15, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, For 146 years, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus exploited animals in its traveling show. Now that Ringling has shut down, the exotic animals who were hauled around the...
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Update: Consideration of the exotic animal ordinance was removed from the schedule for the County Board meeting on June 18.  The public hearing to consider this proposal has been deferred until...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, In September of last year, the US Fish and Wildlife Service made an announcement concerning the future of the red wolf recovery program in eastern North Carolina that called for...
Friday, May 19, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, The Endangered Species Act (ESA) is the strongest federal law we have to protect wildlife. For more than 40 years, it has helped save the bald eagle, peregrine falcon, red wolf,...
Thursday, April 27, 2017
Dear Humanitarian, You may have heard that earlier this year the US Department of Agriculture finalized improvements to the National Organic Program's animal welfare standards. If implemented, the...
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