CAMPAIGNS

DIRECT CARE & RESCUE

Peer-to-Peer-Horse B

Don’t Just Be a Star… Be a Sanctuary Superstar!

by Bob Price

Don’t Just Be a Star… Be a Sanctuary Superstar! “How can I help?” is a question we get asked a lot, and the answer has never been as easy or as fun to answer as right now. We have been busy working behind the scenes to build Sanctuary Superstars, a brand new tool to put […]

image

A New Way to Help!

by Bob Price

  Now more than ever, we hear from people concerned by all the animal suffering that has become so institutionalized as part of our modern lives, and asking “what can I do to help?” Today, we have launched a whole new way for you to help animals in need, by fundraising for In Defense of […]

grizzlybear_sage_B

Stop Pro-Hunting Propaganda Infiltrating Schools!

by Ryan Murphy

  With its cute bear pictures and conservations claims, you might suppose that Bear Trust International is an organization with bears’ best interests at heart. But don’t be fooled. This slimy organization is actively working alongside the gun lobby to defeat protections for bears, and feed America’s children pro-hunting messages in the guise of ‘education.’ […]

BLM-round-up-Wyoming_B

Stop Wild Horse Wipeout in Wyoming

by Ryan Murphy

  The existence of wild horses in the US is in jeopardy. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is at it again, continuing to support the interests of ranchers, and its latest plans involve rounding up horses in Wyoming’s Checkerboard lands. The 1971 Wild Free-Roaming Horses and Burros Act requires that the BLM remove wild […]

Judas-wolves-in-Idaho_B

Stop Sick “Judas” Wolf Family Massacres

by Pooja Menon

  Earlier this month, we learned that the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s rogue animal-killing program, USDA Wildlife Services, is employing sickening and brutal strategies to wipe out whole families of wolves in Idaho, by radio-collaring “Judas” wolves and forcing them to be unwilling participants in their track-to-kill scheme. A Judas wolf is one who is […]

image

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 […]

_Boknal-Days-Thursday-FB-Post_B

Boknal Days Are Quickly Approaching

by Melissa Flower

  The dog days of summer spell doom for South Korea’s dogs. It is during these days, presumably the hottest days of the year, that the dreaded Boknal Days take place. They are only weeks away. The three main Boknal Days span July to August and are when the consumption of dog meat peaks throughout […]

More-'Hazing'-Planned_B

Stop Wild Bird “Hazing” Plans in Oregon

by Ryan Murphy

  Over the last number of years, we have written alerts and posts about the cruel and deadly actions which have been happening in Oregon towards cormorants. Unfortunately the state is planning yet another callous and heartless action against these fascinating aquatic birds, and we need your help once again. Last week, the Oregon Department […]

Take-Dog-Meat-Off-the-Menu-and-Itinerary_B

Take Dog Meat Off Tourist Menus

by Melissa Flower

  Each year, millions of dogs are caught up in the brutal and torturous dog meat trade that spans several countries throughout Asia, including South Korea, China, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and Indonesia. While each country presents varying challenges in the fight to end the trade, all make the claim of “culture” or “tradition” to continue […]