Tag: Cats

Replace Puppy Mill Pets for Sale with Shelter Animals for Adoption

June 30, 2011

Citing growing sentiment against puppy and kitten mills that has led a number of states and communities to adopt legislation regulating these mills, and the stores that provide an outlet…

Cut “It” Out!

March 21, 2011
Everyone has certain things that bother them and one of the things that really vexes me is when people refer to animals as "it." Ooh, like nails scratching on a chalk board.

Comfort and Joy

December 27, 2010
December is for many a time to practice generosity, deliberate generosity not only toward the near and the dear, but also toward the not so near -- and indeed even the not so dear. It's traditionally a time to acknowledge those who make our personal worlds go 'round, and indulge in the hopefulness which each beginning year seems to offer.

Unwrap the Holidays with ALDF

November 19, 2010
As the winner of ALDF's first-ever Rescue "Tails" Photo Contest, Toto is now the featured feline on ALDF's 2010 holiday card. Show your support for ALDF's work for animals as you share your season's greeting with your friends and loved ones.

Toto Wins ALDF’s Rescue “Tails” Photo Contest!

November 1, 2010
After receiving more than 100 entries in our first ever Rescue "Tails" Photo Contest, and more than 2,500 votes on our five finalists, the Animal Legal Defense Fund is thrilled to announce our winner--Toto!

Cast Your Vote in ALDF’s Rescue “Tails” Photo Contest!

October 12, 2010
Cast your vote between now and October 31st!

The California Spay & Neuter License Plate is Here!

June 25, 2010
Here's a fun and easy way to raise awareness about the importance of spaying and neutering companion animals -- order a California "Spay & Neuter" license plate!

My Funny Valentines

February 16, 2010
As we celebrate Valentine's Day, I hope that you will join me in celebrating our furriest family members, these creatures who bring us so much love and goodwill, so many moments of laughter and a deeper understanding of them and ourselves.

Companion Animal Survey

November 18, 2009
Please take a few minutes to complete this important survey about the value of companion animals.

Pets and Pesticides

March 4, 2009
Flea and tick season are fast approaching, and it's time to start thinking about how to combat these pests to keep our pets comfortable, safe and healthy. In years past, I've been diligent about regularly applying topical flea and tick control to both my cats and dogs during the time of year when these pests are at their worst. However, more and more information is coming out about the dangers of these pesticide products, which has me reconsidering my use of them.

ALDF T-shirts & Animal-Loving Tough Guys Sport Tats

October 14, 2008

­In late August, the time of year I can conjure nights spent outside as a teenager shouting with friends and feeling the steam creep off of Manhattan sidewalks, ­The New…

NASCAR driver Nolan Wilson Races to Rescue!

September 16, 2008
ALDF had the opportunity to chat with NASCAR driver Nolan Wilson about what fuels his passion for animal protection, why he loves racing fans, and what his feline co-pilot, Pipet, is meowing about these days.

Companion Animal Spotlight: TomTom and Bootsy

July 23, 2008

After receiving this picture of TomTom and Bootsy, we couldn’t resist sharing it. Thank you Will and Liana for sending us your picture and story! Glad you like our little…

See Us On Bay Area Pets

July 16, 2008

The Animal Legal Defense Fund is excited to be joining the SFGate.com Bay Area Pets blogosphere! Be sure to check out this fun new network of pet lovers. You can…

Pet Custody: Fighting Over Fido & Fluffy

April 25, 2008

There’s a reason a song named, "Breaking Up Is Hard To Do" was written – because, as so many of us know, breaking up is indeed really hard to do!…

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