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.
Conditions Improve for Stockton Animals After Animal Legal Defense Fund LawsuitJune 9, 2015
Increased adoption rates, decreased killings, increased medical care and spay/neuter.
Commercialized Cruelty to Sled DogsMarch 2, 2015
Every March the Iditarod is held in Alaska, and is the most famous example of commercialized dogsledding.
ALDF Offers $5,000 Reward for Information after Sacramento Dog is Trapped and Burned in a CrateJanuary 22, 2015
ALDF is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the perpetrator(s) responsible for locking a small dog in a crate and setting him on fire.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues Pet Store Chain for Selling Sick and Injured “Puppy Mill” PuppiesSeptember 25, 2014
False advertisement suit against “barkworks pups & stuff” has real bite.
ALDF Scores Partial Transparency Victory for Animals on AirlinesAugust 21, 2014
New rule provides greater protections for animals on air transit.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Sues Pennsylvania Ag Department over Weak Puppy Mill RegulationsJuly 31, 2014
Watered down protections for nursing dogs violate state “dog law.”
Dogs in Hot Cars Need YouJuly 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 HorrorJune 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 KillerJune 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 UnpunishedMay 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 StoresMarch 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 AbusesMarch 11, 2014
Killing of healthy dogs and cats, neglect of sick animals outrages California taxpayers.
Stockton’s Shelter Dogs Finally Get Their Day in CourtMarch 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 DogsFebruary 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.