In Defense of Animals

Victory – West Hollywood,CA, Bans Wild/Exotic Animal Displays

by Webmaster

On Monday night, Sept. 16, with IDA in attendance and addressing their Mayor and City Council, West Hollywood, CA proved once again that there is room for compassion in politics. The Council voted unanimously to ban the commercial display and performances of wild and exotic animals. This important ordinance was initiated by council members Jeffrey […]

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Lucky the Elephant Needs Companionship

by Nicole Meyer

IDA Slams the San Antonio Zoo Over Decision to Keep Lucky Alone Sad. That’s the only word to describe the San Antonio Zoo’s announced decision to keep a 53-year-old elephant named Lucky alone at the zoo, likely until she dies. The zoo’s other elephant, Queenie, died in March. Attempting to justify the unjustifiable, the zoo’s […]