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39 Days of rescue – Moabi

by Bob Price

I’m Moabi! When I was less than two years, old poachers ruthlessly murdered my mother right before my eyes!  I was just a baby, but was struck in the head with a machete, most likely the very same one that was used to butcher my mother,  fracturing my skull just above my left eye. I […]

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Fur-Free Friday – World’s Biggest Animal Rights Demonstration Hits San Francisco on Black Friday

by Fleur Dawes

FUR-FREE FRIDAY HITS SAN FRANCISCO In Defense of Animals, Direct Action Everywhere & PETA Lead Annual Worldwide Event     CONTACT: Melissa Flower, In Defense of Animals, 415-533-0133, mflower@idausa.org IMAGES: http:/bit.ly/FurFreeFriday2016/ San Francisco, CA (November 25, 2016) – In Defense of Animals, Direct Action Everywhere, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) and hundreds […]

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In Defense of Animals Reaches Los Angeles Holiday Shoppers On Fur Free Friday

by Fleur Dawes

IN DEFENSE OF ANIMALS REACHES LOS ANGELES HOLIDAY SHOPPERS ON FUR FREE FRIDAY CONTACT: Lisa Levinson, Lisa@idausa.org, 415 448 0048; Eric Deardorff, EricD@peta.org; Lola Kay, LAforanimals@gmail.com IMAGES: http://bit.ly/FurFreeFriday2016 Los Angeles, CA (November 25, 2016) – In Defense of Animals, along with other animal organizations and hundreds of animal activists are today marking Fur Free Friday with three protests across […]

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Join Us in San Francisco for Fur Free Friday!

by Erica Calderon

  Let the World Know Fur is Cruel & Unnecessary on Friday, November 25, 2016 Everyone is invited to San Francisco’s annual Fur-Free Friday event, co-hosted by In Defense of Animals (IDA), Direct Action Everywhere (DxE), and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). Here’s your chance to join other concerned activists in handing […]

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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 […]

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We Can Save Wild Horses and Burros!

by Bob Price

  Introduced in 2015 as H.R. 1942, the Safeguard American Food Exports Act of 2015, otherwise known as the SAFE Act, would prohibit the sale or transport of horses or other equines for the purposes of consumption. This bill, while co-sponsored by nearly 200 other lawmakers, is being blocked from a fair vote 18 months […]

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Great News for African Elephants!

by Laura Bridgeman

Twenty-nine African nations seeking to stop the devastating losses of elephants to poachers have successfully stopped a proposal that, if passed, would have ignited the resumption of international trade in elephant ivory. This victory for elephants is happening at the CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) Conference of […]