Press Releases

Help Former Lab Animals This Giving Tuesday

Monday, November 21, 2022
This Giving Tuesday, the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) is raising funds to help worthy rescue organizations care for and rehabilitate former laboratory animals.

House Passes PAST Act to End Equine Abuse at Horse Shows

Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Yesterday, the US House of Representatives passed the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act of 2021 (H.R. 5441), moving one step closer to enshrining the most significant protections for Tennessee walking horses and related breeds...

New House Bill Aims to Protect and Preserve Wild Horses

Friday, October 07, 2022
The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and the American Wild Horse Campaign (AWHC) applaud today’s introduction of the Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Protection Act of 2022, which—if passed—would represent the most meaningful update to federal...