Archived Action eAlerts

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Update: Indiana legislators amended S.B. 101 taking out the egregious anti-whistleblower provisions. The bill now only criminalizes property damage and trespassing, and does not target animal cruelty...
Monday, December 16, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The New Jersey Senate is considering a bill (S2665) that threatens beavers and other wildlife by removing a limit on the issuance of beaver trapping permits. At present, the...
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Coral World Ocean Park is an aquarium on St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, that has displayed fish and other sea life for many years. Coral World now wants to display dolphins and...
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Update: On February 11, 2014, the US announced a ban on the commercial trade of elephant ivory, which we hope will enhance efforts to protect African elephants by prohibiting the import, export, or...
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Update: The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has decided not to bring to a vote HB 1576, a bill that would have crippled endangered species protections in the state. Thanks to the members and...
Thursday, October 31, 2013
February 7, 2014 Update: President Obama signed the 2014 Farm Bill into law today. Lucky for animals, the new law does not include the “King Amendment,” which would have severely weakened state...
Thursday, October 24, 2013
February 7, 2014 Update: President Obama signed the 2014 Farm Bill into law today. Lucky for animals, the new law does not include the “King Amendment,” which would have severely weakened state...
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Update: Following receipt of an independent scientific peer review, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reopened the comment period on its proposal to remove the gray wolf from the Endangered Species...
Monday, September 23, 2013
Update: The comment period for contacting the USDA regarding this issue is closed. Thank you for contacting USDA to show your support for prohibiting contact between captive wild animals and the...
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Update: Unfortunately, there was not enough time to overturn the Governor’s veto of S.B. 1921, which would have banned the use of gestation crates for pregnant sows. The good news is that Senator...