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Spiritual Retreat to Celebrate Animals and Veganism in Philadelphia

by Fleur Dawes

Spiritual Retreat to Celebrate Animals and Veganism in Philadelphia Internationally Acclaimed Peace Activist to Give Keynote Speech CONTACT: Lisa Levinson, lisa@idausa.org, 215-620-2130 IMAGES: http://bit.ly/2cjxx5E Philadelphia, PA – International animal protection organization, In Defense of Animals, is pleased to announce its seventh annual Vegan Spirituality Retreat in Philadelphia, featuring United Nations-recognized peace activist and musician Peter […]

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VIGIL AT COURTHOUSE WHERE DOG SLAYERS FACE JUSTICE

by Doll Stanley

  TOMORROW: VIGIL AT BASTROP COURTHOUSE WHERE SNAPCHAT DOG SLAYERS FACE JUSTICE CONTACT: Doll Stanley, doll@idausa.org, (662) 809-4483 VIDEO (Graphic): https://www.facebook.com/100013283737979/videos/vb.100013283737979/110797342706390 IMAGES: http://bit.ly/2cU2Xkm Bastrop, Louisiana – In Defense of Animals, the international animal protection organization that runs the Justice for Animals Campaign in Mississippi has joined forces with Voices for Justice of Louisiana and Animal […]

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California Campaigners Welcome Orca Protection Act

by Fleur Dawes

CALIFORNIA CAMPAIGNERS WELCOME ORCA PROTECTION ACT CONTACT: Toni Frohoff, Ph.D., toni@idausa.org, (805) 836-0496 IMAGE: http://bit.ly/2cqyisq Sacramento, CA (September 13, 2016) – In Defense of Animals is celebrating a historic achievement for orcas in the wild and captivity: Governor Jerry Brown has signed the California Orca Protection Act, legislation designed to see the eventual phase-out of orca […]

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In Defense of Animals Slams Government Plans for Wild Horse Wipe-out

by Fleur Dawes

IN DEFENSE OF ANIMALS SLAMS GOVERNMENT PLANS FOR WILD HORSE WIPE-OUT Biggest horse slaughter in history will be funded by taxpayers CONTACT: Clare Read clare@idausa.org 541-362-8097 Fleur Dawes media@idausa.org +44 751-582-1141 Elko, Nevada (September 10, 2016) – In Defense of Animals has slammed the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Wild Horse and Burro advisory board […]

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IHOP called on to flip cruelty-free pancakes

by Fleur Dawes

IHOP CALLED ON TO FLIP CRUELTY-FREE PANCAKES Contact: nadia@idausa.org, (+1) 415-448-0072 San Rafael, California (September 7, 2016) – International animal protection organization, In Defense of Animals has launched a campaign calling on IHOP to offer cruelty-free versions of its world-famous breakfast meals. “With a rapidly growing number of consumers choosing plant-based diets for ethical, environmental, […]

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Pennsylvania Fair Cancels Pig Terror Event

by Fleur Dawes

PENNSYLVANIA FAIR CANCELS PIG TERROR EVENT Positive Step for Animals and Local Who Campaigns to Protect Them Contact: Lisa Levinson, media@idausa.org, 215-620-2130 Video: https://youtu.be/nJBEfhj_cWM Ephrata, Pennsylvania (August 31, 2016) – International animal protection organization In Defense of Animals is celebrating a big step forward for animals in Pennsylvania with a local activist leading the campaign […]

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Campaigners Rejoice – Bullhooks Banned

by Fleur Dawes

CAMPAIGNERS REJOICE AS BARBARIC ELEPHANT BULLHOOKS ARE BANNED FROM CALIFORNIA   Governor Jerry Brown Signs SB1062 Into Law, Protecting Elephants from Brutal Bullhook Abuse CONTACT: Toni Frohoff, Ph.D., toni@idausa.org, (+1) 805-836-0496 Sacramento, CA (August 30, 2016) – California-based international animal protection organization, In Defense of Animals, has welcomed new legislation to prohibit the use of brutal bullhooks […]

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Outrage at Weak Sentence for Brutal Mississippi Cat Killer

by Fleur Dawes

OUTRAGE AT WEAK SENTENCE FOR BRUTAL MISSISSIPPI CAT KILLER Contact: Doll Stanley, doll@idausa.org, (662) 809-4483 Images: http://bit.ly/TillyPics Brookhaven, MS (August 23, 2016) – In Defense of Animals, the international animal protection organization that runs the Justice for Animals Campaign in Mississippi, has expressed its shock and disappointment at the weak sentence handed to brutal Brookhaven […]

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$2,500 Reward Offered

by Fleur Dawes

$2,500 Reward Offered to Catch Person Who Set Illinois Kitten on Fire IMAGES: http://bit.ly/2bAnfwW CONTACT: Lisa Levinson lisa@idausa.org 215-620-2130 Forest Park, IL  (August 18, 2016) – International animal protection organization, In Defense of Animals, has announced a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons who set a […]

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60,000 Join Animal Welfare Groups to Halt Illegal “Rabbit Scramble”

by Fleur Dawes

60,000 JOIN ANIMAL WELFARE GROUPS TO HALT ILLEGAL “RABBIT SCRAMBLE” AT TIPPAH COUNTY FAIR   Contact: Doll Stanley, Director Justice for Animals Campaign, (662) 809-4483 doll@idausa.org Ripley, MS (August 10, 2016) – Over 60,000 people have joined In Defense of Animals’ Mississippi-based Justice for Animals Campaign, Animal Advocacy Initiative of Mississippi, Mississippi Animal Rescue League […]