If we had our way, no animal would be used by humans - period - and while farm animals are already suffering greatly, let's not make it even worse for them. If passed, H.R.4879, the Protect Interstate Commerce Act of 2018, would gut all current agricultural standards and block any state, county, or municipality from requiring higher standards … Continue reading Help Stop Big Ag’s Attack on Local Government.
After over 138,000 signature, numerous phone calls, and several formal complaints, the sheriff's office of Dunn county does not want to investigate further into the 'Chicken Toss' and says no animals were hurt - even though that is contrary to what witnesses have seen and a vet has testified. What you can still do: These … Continue reading Chicken Toss in Ridgeland, WI – What you can still do
Letters and Phone Calls Needed - Still Time to Write! ***Hearing Date Moved Back to Wednesday May 2 at 12:30 at Columbia Court House. **** 111 East Mullett Street, Portage WI 53901 Portage resident Paul Greiner will be in court Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 12:30 pm for allegedly trapping at least nine house cats in … Continue reading Man Accused of Trapping and Dumping Neighborhood Cats – Letters Needed
Each year the DNR has a meeting inviting citizens to vote on important environmental issues. Here is this year's Questionnaire. We created a list of the most humane choices (even though with some questions, we wish there was a 'none of the above' option) to make it as easy to fill in your questionnaire. Print it out, call a friend, and … Continue reading Wisconsin friends, please attend DNR meeting Monday, April 9 to help wild animals
Saturday, March 3, 2018 Goodman Community Center, 149 Waubesa Street, Madison 5:00 - 8:00 pm - Book talk by Rick Bogle at 6 pm Twenty years ago records from UW Madison's Primate Research Center were leaked to the Alliance for Animals. They demonstrated that the university had violated its repeated promise to the County not … Continue reading Zoo Monkeys Secretly Killed – 20 Years Later – You Are Invited
Chicken Throw and Pig Chase Ridgeland, WI February 17, 2018 PLEASE CALL: Senator Terry Moulton Wisconsin State Senator 608-266-7511 Representative Rob Summerfield Wisconsin Assemblyman 608-266-1194 Dennis Smith Dunn County Sheriff 715-232-1564 Marshall Multhouf Chief Deputy Sheriff 715-231-2904 Officer Adam Zukowski 715-232-1564 When you call the Sheriff's office ASK FOR AN INCIDENT # and may be … Continue reading Please Make a Simple Call
Coyote hunter Kurt Rausch, who has been found guilty of the mistreatment of animals for the killing of a mastiff named Gary (he also killed a husky mix named Franny, but was not found guilty - she resembled a coyote) while hunting coyotes, will be sentenced on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 9:00 am. We need … Continue reading Demand Maximum Penalty for Dog Killing
Please sign our petition to stop the Chicken Toss. In Ridgeland, Wisconsin this February, an event called Pioneer Days will feature a "chicken toss" during which over 200 live chickens will be tossed, one by one, into a crowd of attendees. Each person (adult or child) who catches a chicken gets to keep the chicken. The event … Continue reading Stop the Chicken Toss and Greased Pig Contest in Ridgeland
Update and Call For Action: Federal Protection for Wolves There is an animal-related public hearing in Wisconsin that we would like to let you know about: AB712 has been scheduled for a public hearing THIS Wednesday at 10:00 am. This proposed legislation would prevent Wisconsin law authorities from enforcing federal protection for wolves when they are listed under The Endangered Species Act. … Continue reading Action Needed: Federally Protected Wolves Could Be In Danger!
I want to take this time at the end of 2017 to thank everyone who has given so much - your time, your dollars, your ideas, and resources. I'm looking forward to several new campaigns and events, aimed at making all animals lives better and hope you can be a part of our efforts again … Continue reading Have a compassionate new year!