Tag: Nonhuman Interest

Animal Abandonment is a Crime

April 8, 2014
Abandoning a domesticated animal isn't just a cruel thing to do, in many states it's a crime.

Virginia Handley: A Tribute

March 24, 2014
Saying goodbye to an old friend is never easy.

Welcome Dale Thompson!

March 21, 2014
ALDF is delighted to welcome our newest staff member, Dale Thompson!

Fall in Love… With Esther the Wonder Pig!

February 14, 2014
Love is in the air this Valentine's Day, and I am in love with Esther the Wonder Pig!

Orphaned Elephants in Kenya: Precious Lives in the Balance

February 3, 2014
Ready for a whole lot of cute? Check out this video of the orphaned baby elephants, and learn why they became orphaned to begin with.

Welcome, Emily Millward!

February 1, 2014
As an administrative assistant for ALDF’s Development program, Emily assists with donor support, community outreach, program development, public speaking, and philanthropy to help ALDF provide the best possible legal advocacy for animals.

Meet Meena Alagappan, Humane Educator

January 31, 2014
One of the best ways to make a more compassionate world for all living beings is through humane education.

Geese Rescued by Parks Department Worker

January 10, 2014
Although rescuing animals is always a team effort, ALDF would like to focus on the actions of one animal hero, who kayaked onto a frozen lake to save two geese, putting himself at risk to save their lives.

On the Ground for Elephants in Kenya

January 7, 2014
In December, I traveled to Kenya to attend the first National Judicial Dialogue on Wildlife and Environmental Crimes.

In Memoriam: Dr. Mel Richardson

January 6, 2014
It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to a dear friend of the animals and of ALDF. Dr. Mel Richardson, affectionately known as Dr. Mel to his friends and colleagues, passed away on January 2 at the age of 63.

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.

Nash: the Rescue of a Slaughter-Horse

December 24, 2013
I have always been an animal lover, and the issue of horse slaughter is at the forefront of my volunteer work.

Wacky Animal Laws of 2013

December 20, 2013
Some laws just leave our animal law experts scratching their heads. Here are some of 2013’s wackiest laws involving animals. Did you know?

The Girl Who Loved Animals

December 7, 2013
For nearly one year, The Girl Who Loved Animals captures the life of Kitty’s dedication and passion for animal advocacy.

Support ALDF by Sharing for Giving Tuesday

December 3, 2013
ALDF is excited to participate in a new type of fundraiser this year, which allows people to support our lifesaving work without spending any money, just a little time.

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