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Animal Law Conference 2014

Learn more about the 2014 Animal Law Conference.

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Enter the Rescue Tails photo contest!

Share a pic of your rescued dog, cat, or other animal friend.

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Investigate Maternal Deprivation Tests!

Tests on infant monkeys may have skirted approval protocol.

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$5,000 Reward Offered

Animal Legal Defense Fund seeking information leading to arrest of horse killer.

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Idaho Ag Gag Case Moves Forward!

Court rules in favor of coalition, denies Idaho’s motion to dismiss lawsuit.

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Legally Brief: FBI Takes Animal Cruelty Seriously

September 25, 2014
At the Animal Legal Defense Fund, we are often asked for statistics about animal cruelty crimes, which for too long have been unavailable until now. Read More »

Federal Protection Returned to Endangered Gray Wolves in Wyoming

September 24, 2014
Gray wolves in Wyoming will once again be protected, as they deserve, under the Endangered Species Act! Read More »

Growl: Compassion, Truth, Nonviolence, and Justice in Animal Advocacy

September 18, 2014
Kim Stallwood is British animal rights scholar every advocate for animals should have on his or her radar. Read More »

Tracking Animal Crimes Data in the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program – A Huge Step Forward

September 17, 2014
Since 1929, the FBI has been the central repository for the collection and dissemination of federal, state, and local crime statistics. Read More »

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