Archived Action eAlerts

Thursday, September 12, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, On September 10, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) announced that it will take immediate action to list the southern white rhinoceros (Ceratotherium simum simum) as...
Thursday, August 1, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, On July 11, the U.S. House of Representatives approved its version of the 2013 Farm Bill (H.R. 2642). Included in the House bill is a provision introduced by Rep. Steve King (R-IA...
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Dear Humanitarian: In March, AWI worked with other animal welfare and environmental partners to launch the Campaign for Genetically Engineered-Free Seafood, and we’re off to a very successful start!...
Tuesday, July 9, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) published a proposal to classify both wild and captive chimpanzees as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). Currently, only...
Friday, July 5, 2013
Dear Humanitarians in New York, Please join us on July 9 at the New York Asian Film Festival in New York City to raise awareness on the South Korean dog meat trade, the illicit dog meat trade in the...
Monday, July 1, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Shark finning is the inhumane practice of cutting off a shark’s fins, often while the shark is still alive, and discarding the body into the ocean to die of suffocation or be...
Monday, June 17, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Last week, the House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to the Fiscal Year 2014 (FY14) Agriculture Appropriations bill to block inspections of horse slaughter...
Friday, June 7, 2013
Dear Humanitarian, Animal fighting—whether it involves dogs or birds—is a violent crime that causes immense suffering to countless numbers of innocent animals. It is also associated with gang...
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...