ALDF, Environmentalists Demand Public Records Regarding Poison Dump on Bay Area’s Farallon IslandsMay 14, 2014
Animal group files freedom of information act request to investigate millions of taxpayer dollars spent on eradication of wildlife.
Laws That Protect Animal and Human “Workers”May 1, 2014
On October 5, 2013, an employee at the G.W. Exotic Animal Park in Wynnewood, Oklahoma suffered serious injuries when a tiger nearly ripped off her arm.
OSHA Enforces Against G.W. Exotic Animal Park After Animal Legal Defense Fund ComplaintApril 24, 2014
Federal agency fines Oklahoma animal park for violation of worker safety laws.
Happy Earth Day!April 22, 2014
Five reasons why animal lovers should care about Earth Day.
Truck Stop Tiger Could Be Denied Legal Protections with New Louisiana BillApril 22, 2014
Special exemption would keep tiger at Gross Tete truck stop; advocates urge immediate action.
Animal Rights 101: Liberating, Not Eliminating, the Nonhuman WorldMarch 8, 2014
The eradication of the nonhuman world hardly registers on the animal rights radar, and it should. The short movie the Meatrix plays upon the idea of going back to the basics, a sort of "Animal Rights 101."
Groups Offer $20,000 Reward in Humboldt Dog PoisoningMarch 7, 2014
Animal Legal Defense Fund, Center for Biological Diversity unite to track down suspect in fatal dog poisoning amidst controversy over d-con chemical use.
ALDF Offers $20K Reward to Help Find Dog PoisonerMarch 7, 2014
The Animal Legal Defense Fund is adding $10,000 to a reward offer from the Center for Biological Diversity, to bring the total to $20,000, for information leading to the arrest and conviction of a suspect in an illegal and cruel act of dog poisoning in Blue Lake, California.
ALDF Speaks Out For Captive BearsFebruary 15, 2014
Congress passed the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) more than forty years ago to ensure that animals used for exhibition purposes receive humane care and treatment.
Legally Brief: No Zoo Animal is “Surplus”February 13, 2014
This week, animal advocates around the world were horrified to learn of a Danish zoo that slaughtered a giraffe and then fed him to lions in front of children.
The Lost WhaleFebruary 6, 2014
This week in ALDF’s Animal Book Club, we are reading The Lost Whale: the True Story of an Orca Named Luna, by Michael Parfit and Suzanne Chisholm.
Orphaned Elephants in Kenya: Precious Lives in the BalanceFebruary 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.
ALDF Calls For Shut Down of North Carolina’s Horrific Roadside ZoosFebruary 3, 2014
Federal Inspection Records Expose Tar-Heel State’s Law-Breaking Animal Exhibitor
PETA, ALDF Push Forward in Suit against Feds for Renewing Menagerie’s LicenseJanuary 29, 2014
Jambbas Ranch's Temporary License Suspension Not Enough—Cruel Facility Must Lose License Entirely, Say Groups
Sport and Trophy Hunting Is Not ConservationJanuary 29, 2014
If auctioning off a permit to hunt a critically endangered rhino in Namibia doesn't feel like conservation to you, it's because it's not.