Press Releases

Tuesday, November 28, 2006
Washington, D.C. -- Today, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI), In Defense of Animals (IDA), the American Environment Foundation (AEF), and two individuals asked the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) of the U.S. Department of the Interior in a 14-page letter to cancel an illegal black bear hunt scheduled for Dec.1 and 2 in the Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge.
Friday, November 3, 2006
Animal Welfare Approved Surpasses Other Seals; First Humane Program to Champion Family Farms and Repudiate Double Standards in Other Labeling Programs New Standards Supported by Farmers, Top Chefs and Notables Such as Willie Nelson, Rosemary Harris and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
Thursday, August 10, 2006
Badly beaten, abused horses stopped in Arkansas; Congress to act on bill to stop horse slaughter in September Washington, D.C. -- Just days after a committee of the U.S. House of Representatives tried to kill legislation aimed at curtailing commercial horse slaughter in the United States, a Mississippi man hauling 19 horses to a Texas slaughterhouse has been charged with animal cruelty involving horses in Arkansas.
Wednesday, August 31, 2005
US Forest Service to Capture 400 Arizona Wild Horses for Auction National Animal Protection Groups Move to Stop Removal
Thursday, October 7, 2004
Bangkok, Thailand—A Committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) today approved an important document submitted by the Government of Kenya to strengthen the enforcement of many vital provisions and resolutions of the Convention.
Thursday, September 30, 2004
Tuesday, November 12, 2002
Global Coalition of Animal Protection Organizations Denounce Decision to Resume Ivory Trade
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