Agri-News

Vermont Residents: Oppose a Longer Otter Trapping Season!

Animal Welfare Institute - Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:43

Please contact the 6 committee members, and personalize your letter by explaining why you do not support increased otter trapping.

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New York Residents: Ask Governor Cuomo to End Exploitation of Circus Elephants!

Animal Welfare Institute - Thu, 08/10/2017 - 13:45

New York is so close to making history by banning the use of elephants in circus performances and other traveling shows! Following New York City’s groundbreaking passage of a law to prohibit the use of circus animals within the city, it’s time for the State of New York to also take a stand against mistreatment of elephants by traveling circuses. And we need your help to make this happen!

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US Congress is in Recess: This is a Great Time to Make Your Voice Heard!

Animal Welfare Institute - Thu, 08/03/2017 - 11:56

Your US representative and senators are now back home. This is a perfect time to visit them at their district offices or at any public events they may hold.

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Idaho Residents: Please Attend a Public Session to Oppose Indiscriminate Wildlife Killing!

Animal Welfare Institute - Fri, 07/21/2017 - 12:57

Every year the US Department of Agriculture’s Wildlife Services program spends millions of taxpayer dollars on lethal predator control. A portion of the program’s substantial expenditures is dedicated to poisoning wildlife with two extremely dangerous and indiscriminate poisons: sodium fluoroacetate (Compound 1080) and sodium cyanide (M-44 devices).

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