Please Make a Simple Call

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

Stop the Chicken Toss and Greased Pig Contest in Ridgeland

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

Action Needed: Federally Protected Wolves Could Be In Danger!

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!

Hunter Who Killed Two Dogs on Trial – What You Can Do

Coyote hunter Kurt Rausch, who has been accused of shooting and killing two dogs, will appear in Dane County court beginning December 19, 2017.  Rausch, while wearing a bright head-lamp, used a calling device to call coyotes.  Veterinarian, Deanna Clark was taking her four dogs for a walk - they started to walk towards the sound.  When he … Continue reading Hunter Who Killed Two Dogs on Trial – What You Can Do

Support Our Work for the Animals in 2018

Dear Friends and Supporters of Alliance for Animals, Since 1983, the Alliance for Animals has been the voice for animals in Wisconsin. Together we have led campaigns for bears, wolves, monkeys, dogs, cats, geese, woodchucks, deer, elephants, bobcats, rabbits, cows, goats, horses, pigs, cranes, doves, ... for any and all the animals who need a … Continue reading Support Our Work for the Animals in 2018

Calls Needed in Support of Much Needed Animal Protection Bill

Dear Friends and Supporters of Alliance for Animals living in Wisconsin, We are urgently asking you to please make two phone calls today or tomorrow. This morning Wisconsin Rep. Andre Jacque circulated a co-sponsorship memo for a critical animal protection bill that would strengthen penalties and close loopholes in our state bestiality law. This bill, LRB3584 … Continue reading Calls Needed in Support of Much Needed Animal Protection Bill

Meet our new Executive Director

Alliance for Animals is excited to welcome Mary Telfer as our new Executive Director. Mary holds an MFA from Vermont College of Fine Arts where she studied animal-rights and feminism. Mary's experience working within non-profit organizations and a history of her own animal-rights based artwork demonstrates her determination to end animal suffering using a variety … Continue reading Meet our new Executive Director

Ask District Attorney to Charge Steven Pirus for Animals’ Deaths

NOTE (updated 9/21/17): Since this post was published, Steven Pirus has now been charged with five counts of animal mistreatment- four counts for the two dogs and two cats who perished in the explosion and one count for the dog who was badly injured, and was euthanized.  Alliance for Animals would like to thank all … Continue reading Ask District Attorney to Charge Steven Pirus for Animals’ Deaths