Archived Action eAlerts

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Dear Humanitarian, On May 13, 2014, AWI and co-plaintiffs won an important preliminary legal victory to protect red wolves in North Carolina. A federal court halted all coyote hunting (a huge threat...
Monday, June 2, 2014
Dear New Jersey Humanitarian, You recently received an action alert from the Animal Welfare Institute informing you about how the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) does not properly...
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Dear Humanitarian in Massachusetts, Imagine spending nearly your entire life confined in quarters so restrictive that you could not turn around or extend your limbs. This, unfortunately, is the fate...
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Dear Humanitarian, In 1970 Congress enacted the Horse Protection Act (HPA) to make illegal the abusive practice of "soring," in which unscrupulous trainers deliberately inflict pain on Tennessee...
Friday, April 11, 2014
Dear Connecticut Humanitarian, A bill has been introduced in the Connecticut legislature that is intended to stymie any effort to improve conditions for farm animals. The bill, H.B. 5416, creates a...
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Dear Illinois Humanitarian, Please join the Animal Welfare Institute, the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, the Illinois Animal Welfare Federation, Born Free USA, and your...
Friday, April 4, 2014
Dear Humanitarian, On Wednesday, April 9, the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation will hold an important meeting to consider S. 1406, the Prevent All Soring Tactics Act (PAST...
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Dear California Humanitarian, Please join AWI for Orca Welfare Lobby Day on April 7 to support the Orca Welfare and Safety Act (AB 2140). This bill will receive its first Assembly committee hearing...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Dear Kentucky Humanitarian, The industrial agricultural lobby and their friends in the Kentucky legislature had the audacity to sneak an ag-gag provision into a bill originally aimed at protecting...
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Dear California Humanitarian, Please join us in supporting the Orca Welfare and Safety Act (AB 2140), a groundbreaking bill to prohibit the captive display of orcas in California and retire those...