Animal Law Events
2021 Summit on Passing Municipal Animal LawsFebruary 6, 2021 12:50 PM to February 6, 2021 5:00 PM
ET – Eastern Time
Join Stephanie Harris, senior legislative affairs manager with the Animal Legal Defense Fund, along with the MSPCA, Animal Rescue League of Boston, the Humane Society of the United States, and animal advocates from across Massachusetts for a summit to learn strategies to help pass animal protection legislation in your city or town and to empower your community to make change for animals.
At the summit, you will meet advocates and elected officials who have worked on local animal laws, and will have the opportunity to learn more from experts in the field about local bans on the sale of fur products, wild animal acts, and the sale of animals in pet stores.
The court’s decision ensures Special Memories Zoo is permanently closed following Animal Legal Defense Fund lawsuitJanuary 15, 2021 Press Release
For decades, Fischbacher, with his business partner Roy Horn, ran an infamous Las Vegas show that forced white tigers and lions to perform tricks in front of large audiences.January 14, 2021 Press Release
Representatives Mike Quigley (D-IL) and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-PA) reintroduced the Big Cat Public Safety Act in the U.S. House of Representatives. The House of Representatives voted 272 to 114 to pass the same bill in December.January 11, 2021 Press Release