Tag: Dogs

ALDF Scores Partial Transparency Victory for Animals on Airlines

August 21, 2014
New rule provides greater protections for animals on air transit.

Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues Pennsylvania Ag Department over Weak Puppy Mill Regulations

July 31, 2014
Watered down protections for nursing dogs violate state “dog law.”

Dogs in Hot Cars Need You

July 1, 2014
Get your Dogs in Hot Cars Sunshade today! By taking action today, you can keep your own car cool while delivering the message directly to your local parking lots.

ALDF Calls Out Worst Texas Animal Houses of Horror

June 9, 2014
Animal Legal Defense Fund urges shut-down of lone star state’s law-breaking facilities.

ALDF Offers $2,000 Reward to Catch Humboldt Dog Killer

June 2, 2014
ALDF announced a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for shooting and displaying the bodies of two dogs in a remote area near the town of Dinsmore.

ALDF Investigation Reveals Violations at Maryland’s Worst Breeding Facility Routinely Goes Unpunished

May 16, 2014
ALDF calls on feds to enforce penalties for violations of Animal Welfare Act.

Chicago Bans the Sale of Puppy Mill Pups in Pet Stores

March 14, 2014
Last week, with ALDF support, Chicago passed a landmark ordinance that will ban Chicago pet stores from selling puppies, cats, or bunnies that originate from "puppy mills" (large-scale breeding facilities).

Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues Stockton Animal Shelter over Ongoing Abuses

March 11, 2014
Killing of healthy dogs and cats, neglect of sick animals outrages California taxpayers.

Stockton’s Shelter Dogs Finally Get Their Day in Court

March 11, 2014
Today the Animal Legal Defense Fund filed suit against the City of Stockton to bring an end to the suffering of the City’s forgotten shelter animals.

Legally Brief: Cruelty to Sled Dogs

February 26, 2014
Please take action to help ALDF speak out for sled dogs by asking the corporate sponsors of events like the Iditarod to withdraw their support.

$25,000 Reward! Help ALDF Track Down Dog Poisoner as Fatal Meatballs Strike Again

February 26, 2014
The Animal Legal Defense Fund, SFDOG, and Yelp CEO Jeremy Stoppelman are offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) of the poisoned meatballs in the Bay Area.

Chicago Animal Control Sued for Withholding Records

January 23, 2014
ALDF filed a lawsuit against the City of Chicago Animal Care and Control (CACC) for failure to produce crucial public records regarding the safety and well-being of hundreds of cats and dogs held at the shelter.

Gracie’s Story: a Rescue Tail and an Exposé of Animal Suffering at the Stockton Animal Shelter

January 16, 2014
When local government fails to enforce laws that protect animals from suffering, turning to the courts is often the only remaining option.

Nebraska’s Worst Animal Breeders Revealed

January 13, 2014
After extensive review of the inspection records of commercial breeders in the state of Nebraska, ALDF sent a letterto the USDA, singling out the worst of these breeders and demanding the agency enforce the law against horrific violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act.

Merry Christmas at Muttville

December 25, 2013
During the dark days of winter, it is more important than ever to help homeless animals. Muttville, a senior dog rescue in the San Francisco Bay Area, is one of those organizations who do just that: their staff and volunteers provide warmth, love, and shelter for thousands of needy animals.

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