Archived Action eAlerts

Thursday, June 20, 2013
Good news, Part II: AWI is pleased to report that the amendment to the Senate Agriculture Appropriations bill sponsored by Sens. Mary Landrieu (D-LA) and Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to eliminate federal...
Monday, June 17, 2013
UPDATE: Despite pressure from individuals and groups for tough action, the president, while stating in September 2011 that Iceland’s “actions threaten the conservation status of an endangered species...
Monday, June 10, 2013
June 13, 2013 Update: AWI is pleased to report that the amendment to the Agriculture Appropriations bill sponsored by Reps. Jim Moran (D-VA) and Bill Young (R-FL) to eliminate federal funding for...
Friday, June 7, 2013
Update: On February 7, 2014, President Obama signed H.R. 2642, the Agricultural Act of 2014 into law. The Farm Bill, as it is more commonly known, included language from H.R. 366 and S. 666, the...
Thursday, May 30, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Please join the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) for a free screening of Wild Things, a film produced by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) that examines the United States...
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) needs your help to win protections for scalloped hammerhead sharks under the Endangered Species Act. Every year, tens of millions of sharks die a...
Friday, May 24, 2013
Tell Iceland's President that Commercial Whaling Must End Dear Humanitarian, The Animal Welfare Institute and other U.S. animal protection and conservation groups have organized a rally in Portland,...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Update: Discussions are currently underway between Bat Conservation International and the property developers, and AWI will continue to stay on top of this issue.     Dear Texas...
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Update – July 11, 2013: Great News! Yesterday, Governor Dannel Malloy signed into law the Connecticut dissection choice bill. Students can now opt-out of classroom dissections and complete an animal...
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Update: Despite the objections of more than 2,000 Virginians, the Virginia Game Board passed these new fox pen regulations that do little to stop dogs from killing foxes within these pens. Dear...