In Defense of Animals will join GooseWatch NYC at a press conference and rally at Central Park (exact location TBA very soon), to speak out against the killing of Canada geese in New York City parks, and to announce support from Ken Paskar, President of Friends of La Guardia Airport and former lead safety representative for the FAA Safety Team. Mr. Paskar will address the fallacy that killing geese improves aviation safety and reduces bird strikes.
Please join IDA and activists worldwide to speak up for fur-bearing animals on November 25, 2011. Fur Free Friday is the most widely-attended annual demonstration in the history of the animal protection movement. Don’t miss your opportunity to join with thousands of other activists worldwide for this international day of action. Mark your calendars, contact […]
Last night the City Council of West Hollywood passed a historic ordinance unanimously prohibiting the sale of fur apparel products within the city! This great success culminated after months of canvassing and rallies spearheaded by the Fur-Free West Hollywood Campaign made up of activists from In Defense of Animals, Last Chance for Animals, Animal Alliance, […]
A rally for the Canada geese of New York City. It could have been a dream, with all those people lining the steps of City Hall, but it was real. A day before, I had prepared my talk, and wrote about how wildlife does not belong to government agencies. I asked the crowd – the […]
As the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Wildlife Services continue to systematically round up and exterminate entire flocks of resident Canada geese all over the country, IDA is calling on every one of our supporters to get involved to stop this needless killing. In 2010, thousands of innocent Canada geese across the country have been […]
Across the United States, Canada Geese are being exterminated, in horribly cruel ways. IDA is asking: why? Besides the inhumanity of the slaughter, past experience proves that the killings will not have the desired effect. Brooklyn, New York residents learned this past Monday that 400 Canada Geese from Prospect Park were killed by gassing, and […]