Stop the Second Annual Massacre of Ann Arbor Deer

by Monique Balban

  The City of Ann Arbor, Michigan has ordinances which do not allow hunting within city limits and it clearly has admitted that it does not have a deer population problem, or a deer/vehicle accident problem, yet it intends to brutally butcher 100 innocent deer anyway. In fact, it has never even had an aerial […]


Say NO to GPS Hound Tracking

by Tiphani Davis

  Hound hunting of deer and other animals has always been controversial for its inhumane practices, and yet, it is a current practice of many deer hunters. Often, instinct takes over and hounds are lost from their humans and in some instances are never found. An amendment to the Mammal Hunting Code of Regulation 265 […]


Activists Uncover Horrifying Deer Killings in British Columbia

by Ryan Murphy

Take Action to End the Killing Since the beginning of December, 2015 a deer killing plan has been underway in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Canada under the not-so-watchful-eye of the City of Cranbrook and the British Columbia Government. Now, new footage has been released by our friends and fellow animal activists at the British Columbia Deer […]


No Deer Massacre By Bows and Arrows

by Anja Heister

  Urban Deer Hall of Shame Welcomes Mayor Bain of Pepper Pike, Ohio The city of Pepper Pike, Ohio is home to a population of 265 deer, who are apparently too many for Mayor Richard Bain and the city council to tolerate living among. So, beginning this spring, archers will shoot deer, including pregnant does […]


Tell Mt. Lebanon: No More Deer Killings

by Anja Heister

  It’s Time for Non-lethal Methods! Your help is needed in persuading commissioners in Mt. Lebanon, Pennsylvania to abandon any plans to repeat a cruel and unpopular deer killing. The municipality of Mt. Lebanon, a Pittsburgh suburb, recently abandoned its plans for a large urban deer kill, 11 days short of its scheduled end date with […]


Ongoing Backlash to New York’s Deer Killing

by Anja Heister

  The war against Long Island’s deer continues, and so does international opposition to the killings conducted by USDA’s Wildlife Services, paid for by the town of Southold and the Long Island Farm Bureau. Over the course of six weeks, beginning in late February of 2014, Wildlife Services agents established three shooting zones and used […]


In Defense Of Animals Offers $2,000 Reward In ‘Bust-A-Poacher’ Program

by Eric Phelps

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Anja Heister, In Defense of Animals, (406) 544-5727, Lane Ferrante, Deer Defenders, (216) 640-7934, In Defense Of Animals Offers $2,000 Reward In ‘Bust-A-Poacher’ Program Cleveland, Ohio (August 12, 2014) – In Defense of Animals (IDA), an international animal protection organization with more than 200,000 supporters, is offering a reward […]