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Priority State Actions

Maryland: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in loving homes
Iowa: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in loving homes
Massachusetts: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in loving homes
Texas: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in loving homes
Illinois: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in loving homes
New Jersey: Adoption of Dogs and Cats Used in Research
Help give dogs and cats used in research a chance to live in a loving home

 

State Actions

Stop the Sale of Dogs and Cats Bred in Puppy/Kitten Mills
Support legislation to prohibit pet store sales
Georgia: Retail Pet Store Purchase Protection Act Proposed
Oppose legislation that prohibits local governments from banning the sale of cats and dogs in pet stores
Maryland: Retail Sellers of Cats and Dogs to Post Inspection Reports for Breeders and Dealers
Support legislation to inform consumers of welfare status of pet store animal suppliers
Massachusetts: Banning the Sale of Cats and Dogs in Commercial Pet Shops
Help end the sale of cats and dogs from large-scale commercial breeders
Georgia: Consumer Protection Pet Purchase Act Proposed
Support legislation that requires pet stores to sell cats and dogs only from licensed dealers
Illinois: Animal Welfare Microchipping Bill Would Overturn "Puppy Mill" Ban
Don't let deceptive legislation deny home rule to Chicago, Cook County to fight puppy and cat mills
Florida: Pet Dealers Limited to Humanely-Sourced Dogs
Amendment needed to exclude puppy breeders with Animal Welfare Act violations
Connecticut: Stop the Sale of Dogs Bred in Puppy Mills
Support new legislation to prohibit pet store sales
New Jersey: Pet Purchase Protection Act Revisions
Ask the Governor to Approve Stricter Requirements on Pet Dealers and Pet Shops
Massachusetts: Animal Abuse Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Connecticut: Humane Farming Initiatives Proposed
Help end confinement farming practices in the state
New Jersey: Ban on Gestation Crates Proposed
Help end the cruel confinement of pregnant sows
Vermont: Provide Egg-Laying Hens with Humane Living Space
Help end the cruel confinement of egg producing chickens
New York: Humane Farming Initiatives Proposed
Help end confinement farming practices in the state
Illinois: Support the Appointment of an Animal Advocate in Criminal Cases
Allow the best interests of the animal to be represented in animal cruelty cases
Hawaii: Give an Animal's Welfare Consideration in Court
Allow consideration of the best interests of the animal in custody disputes
New Mexico: Give an Animal's Welfare Consideration in Court
Allow consideration of the best interests of the animal in custody disputes
Rhode Island: Give an Animal's Welfare Consideration in Court
Allow consideration of the best interests of the animal in custody disputes
Washington: Animal Abuse Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Florida: Animal Abuse Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Help Pass an Animal Abuser Registry Act in Your State
Ask your legislators to introduce a bill in your state
Texas: Animal Cruelty Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Oregon: Animal Crime Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
New York: Animal Abuser Registration Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
New Jersey: Animal Abuser Registration Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Connecticut: Animal Abuser Registry Act Proposed
Take Action to Help Keep Animals Out of the Hands of Convicted Animal Abusers
Adoption of Cats and Dogs Used in Research, Testing and Education
Ask your legislators to introduce a bill in your state
New York: Ban Vivisection in College Classrooms
Contact your state Assemblyperson to support passage of this bill!
Ask Your State Legislators to Sponsor a Humane Education Bill
Urge them to introduce a student choice bill in your state in 2017
New Jersey: Pet Purchase Protection Act
Take Action to end the sale of puppies and kittens from puppy mills and catteries!