WILD & FREE
Cruel treatment and killing of animals in the wild and in urban areas, the accelerating rate of habitat loss is of great concern to IDA. The Wild & Free campaign works to be a voice for urban wildlife.
Elephants are highly complex, social animals. In the wild, they live in extended family groups. IDA has become a leading voice for the plight of captive elephants.
Every year, tens of millions of animals are dissected, infected, injected, gassed, burned and blinded in hidden laboratories on college campuses and research facilities throughout the U.S.
Dogs & Cats
Dogs and cats are among the most popular companion animals living with humans today. IDA works to rid the nation of gas chambers and help reduce the feral cat population.
Every year in the U.S., about 10 billion land animals and 15 to 20 billion sea creatures are killed for food. The vast majority of pigs, cows, chickens, and turkeys sold in the U.S. are raised on factory farms
The Guardian Campaign was created in 1999 as a nationwide platform to reflect growing public support for a redefined public standard of relating to animals. This action became the Guardian Credo