Tag: Animal Cruelty
Top 5 Prosecuted Animal-related CrimesNovember 2, 2015
Animal cruelty is illegal in all 50 states and the District of Columbia and these crimes can include felony charges.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Offers $5,000 Reward to Dog Neglect Case in Sonoma CountyOctober 23, 2015
ALDF is contributing $5,000 to a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for abandoning a severely neglected English bulldog nicknamed “Gus.”
$5,000 Reward for Information after Portland Cats StabbedJuly 30, 2015
$5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for stabbing two cats.
ALDF Offers $5,000 Reward for Information after Knox County Dogs Found Skinned and BeheadedJuly 1, 2015
ALDF is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) responsible for mutilating two dogs in rural Knox County, Tennessee last week.
District Attorney’s Handling of Cat Shooting Case Probed by Animal Legal Defense FundJune 26, 2015
We simply want to have a detailed look at the file in an effort to ensure that justice is served.
OHS & ALDF Offer $5,000 Reward in Kitten Shooting CaseJune 10, 2015
The Oregon Humane Society announced today that it is partnering with the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) to increase the reward for the person who shot Lucy, a 12-week-old kitten, from $500 to $5,000.
Does Every Animal Count? Not in CaliforniaApril 24, 2015
120 day sentence handed down for killing over 900 chickens with a golf club.
ALDF Contributes to More Than $7,000 Reward for Information Leading to Arrest and Conviction in Case of Abused Border CollieApril 8, 2015
ALDF is offering a $3,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) who abused a five-year-old border collie mix named Pazzo.
Undercover Investigations Help Protect Farmed AnimalsMarch 31, 2015
Meet T.J. Tumasse, ALDF’s manager of investigations for our brand new investigations unit.
Commercialized Cruelty to Sled DogsMarch 2, 2015
Every March the Iditarod is held in Alaska, and is the most famous example of commercialized dogsledding.
A Better World for Animals is at Your Fingertips!February 27, 2015
Fight animal abuse and honor animal victims from your home computer. Join the hundreds of thousands across the nation who have already taken action online to support critical ALDF campaigns, which are designed to have the maximum impact for animals. A better world for animals is at your fingertips!
Arrest Made in Puppy-Burning Case!February 24, 2015
Thanks to the dedicated work of the Sacramento SPCA, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s department, and the Sacramento Metro Fire department, an arrest has been made.
Where Does California’s Foie Gras Law Stand?January 9, 2015
Foie gras is the product of extreme cruelty. Ducks are force-fed by having tubes shoved down their throats, which causes injury, swelling of the liver, and painful liver disease.
A Voice for the Voiceless: Interview with Dana CampbellNovember 13, 2014
Last month, ALDF sat down with Dana Campbell at the 2014 Animal Law Conference at Lewis & Clark Law School, where she is an adjunct professor of animal law and teaches classes about the link between human and nonhuman animal violence.
Victory for Oregon’s First-Ever Dedicated Animal Cruelty Prosecutor: Jake KaminsOctober 16, 2014
When nearly 170 cattle were seized from the property of William Holdner and Jane Baum in summer 2012, many were so thin that their ribs were protruding, and some were so malnourished they could barely stand.