Oprah Magazine Article Featuring ALDF v. Woodley Wins Genesis AwardPosted by April Nockleby, ALDF's Online Content Manager on April 23, 2010
Tune in to the Genesis Awards on Animal Planet this weekend to catch Barry Yeoman, author of “Operation Rescue,” an in-depth account of the ALDF v. Woodley case, win an award for his outstanding article published in O, The Oprah Magazine.
The 24th annual Genesis Awards, which pays tribute to the major news and entertainment media for producing outstanding works that raise public awareness of animal issues, will air on Animal Planet on April 24 at noon ET/PT and April 25 at 1:00 p.m. ET/PT. For all other time zones, please check your local listings.
In 2005, the Animal Legal Defense Fund won the biggest civil action to stop animal cruelty in American history, rescuing more than 300 dogs from a North Carolina animal hoarder. In its June 2009 issue, O, The Oprah Magazine, caught up with a crew of the case’s spunkiest survivors. Check out “Operation Rescue” and watch slideshows and videos of the rescued dogs and their families.