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 on tools you can use to effectively communicate with law enforcement, veterinarians, legislators, and your community about the animal issues that are important to you.
HF 775 is aimed at criminalizing whistleblowing and undercover investigations in agricultural facilities, thus “gagging” activists and others who expose animal abuse in factory farms and slaughterhouses.April 12, 2021 Action Alert
Concerned about animal abuse facilitated by Craigslist posts, an Animal Legal Defense Fund supporter began responding to “pet” ads in September 2020. After responding to more than 400 ads, the supporter shares their experiences and tips for helping protect animals being traded on the platform.January 21, 2021 Legal Resource
Though Craigslist has officially banned the sale of animals, animals are routinely sold on its platform. Farmed animals including pigs to dogs and cats to lizards and snakes continue to be advertised and purchased on Craigslist under the guise of “re-homing.”