Lawsuit to Stop Illegal California Great Bull Runs

Ongoing injuries and cruelty frequent during “extreme sporting” events

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Can eating meat make antibiotics less effective?

Carter Dillard, ALDF director of litigation, explains.

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Protect Dogs From Hot Cars

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2014 Canadian Animal Protection Laws Rankings

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Lawsuit to Protect Captive Tigers

Louisiana Governor’s signature on Truck Stop Tiger Law draws national controversy.

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Animal Agriculture is Harming Our Planet

Protect animals, protect the earth!

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Animal Law: A World Phenomenon!

July 16, 2014
The Second Global Animal Law Conference has just concluded in Barcelona, Spain, and I was honored to represent the Animal Legal Defense Fund, one of the main sponsors of this historic event. Read More »

Demand Labeling to Prevent Superbug Crisis

July 14, 2014
Did you know that nearly 80% of the antibiotics sold in the U.S. go to animals on factory farms before they’re even sick? Read More »

Where Are They Now? Christina Fojas

July 10, 2014
I have always been passionate about helping animals. I am a longtime vegan, and my main interests in helping animals are local rescue and street animals, spay and neuter projects, and animals raised for food. Read More »

Dogs Shot by Cops: Companion Animals and Law Enforcement

July 9, 2014
When a police officer kills someone’s companion animal, it deeply affects the animal’s human family, as well as the officer, the neighborhood, and the community. This sad situation is all too common and ALDF fields many calls asking for advice. Read More »

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