You can be the animals' voice
There are endless ways to help the Animal Legal Defense Fund in our mission to protect the lives and advance the interests of animals. Advocacy comes in many different forms, so no matter who you are, there’s a path to action for you! We’ve assembled information and tools you can use to effectively communicate with law enforcement, veterinarians, legislators, and your community about the animal issues that are important to you.
Spread the word and amplify key issues by joining ROAR – our social media ambassador program. ROAR members commit to sharing posts every week about the Animal Legal Defense Fund’s work, including Action Alerts, and news about animal law and animal protection.
Say No to Roadside Zoos
Bears, lions, and other animals languish in roadside zoos across the country. Animals live in cruel conditions, confined to small cages without the enrichment they need to lead full, happy lives. Protect animals by boycotting roadside zoos.
No More Puppy Mills
Puppy mill operators maximize their profits by producing large numbers of puppies as quickly as possible. As a result, unsanitary conditions, disease, and neglect are rampant. Sign our pledge to boycott puppy mills. Together we can end this cruel industry.
Stop Ag-Gag Laws
Undercover investigations and whistleblowers have exposed some of the worst aspects of factory farming, but Ag-Gag laws punish people who speak out about cruelty in animal agriculture. Voice your opposition.
George Mason University Students Urge Ban of Professional Bull Riders After Video Release
George Mason University Students Urge Ban of Professional Bull Riders After Video ReleaseVideo shows a downed bull with a severely broken leg, struggling to get up, and then being dragged from EagleBank Arena during bull riding eventOctober 6, 2022 Press Release
Petition: Ban Professional Bull Riders from State Owned VenuesSign the petition below urging inhumane events, like Professional Bull Riders traveling events, be banned from government owned venues.
Joaquin Phoenix Responds to Industrial Animal Agriculture’s Greenwashing of Factory Farm ‘Biogas’Animal Legal Defense Fund and Phoenix partner to expose dangers of this emerging industry gaining traction with considerable investments from government entitiesAugust 10, 2022 Press Release