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IDA's Project Hope Sanctuary Partners With Mississippi Orgs To Rescue Dogs
Animals  (tags: rescue, dogs, In Defence of Animals, Hope Sanctuary, Mississippi )

- 3307 days ago -
Here's what IDA's Doll Stanley encountered at an underfunded and understaffed Winona, Mississippi shelter: "I spotted a dead pup in a run with 4 adults. Most of the pup's head was missing. Within minutes we had found 4 dead pups.
Zoo Elephant Deaths Spark Call for Shutdown
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, tara, deaths, elephants, toronto zoo, investigation )

- 3511 days ago -
After the fourth elephant death at the Toronto Zoo in four years, a California-based animal rights group is calling for the "cramped" and "unnatural" exhibit to be shut down and the three remaining animals sent to a sanctuary. "The Toronto Zoo lacks
PLEASE TAKE ACTION: Speak Out For Dogs And Cats In Korea!!!
Animals  (tags: asin animals, animal suffering, dogs, cats, brutually killed, tortured, korea, in defence of animals, animal welfare )

- 3689 days ago -
The International Day of Action for Dogs and Cats in Korea is July 14. In Defense of Animals (IDA) will again be co-sponsoring this worldwide event to stop the terrible suffering these animals endure. IDA continues to work with the South Korean animal
PLZ TAKE ACTION; Stop Nicotine Experiments on Monkeys
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, stop nicotine experiments on monkeys, cruelty, evil barbaric animal testing, suffering )

- 3787 days ago -
Thimble was born on October 4 1999, and so-named by nursery staff for her diminutive size, weighing only 0.29 ounces at birth. She stayed in the nursery for seven months. Her next weight isn't recorded until she was three months-old, and on
In Defense of Animals Joins a Partnership With Change Org for Animal Welfare/Laws/Legislation
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, change org, animal welfare, laws, legislation, obama government, social reforms, supporters, animal protection )

- 3859 days ago -
IDA has partnered with, a national group formed to recommend social reforms to the Obama administration. We encourage each of our supporters to sign up, to click on Ideas, then on Animal Rights (in the lower right-hand corner), and finally,
TAKE ACTION; Contact Obama Transition Team To Support Cong. Raul Grijalva for Interior Secretary- PLZ SIGN
Animals  (tags: In defence of animals, interior secretary, wild horses, burros, public lands, conservation, protection )

- 3874 days ago -
Please help us assure our country has a Secretary of Interior who really cares about the public lands, wild horses, burros, and all the other animals who share our beautiful country. Rep. Raul M Grijalva (D-AZ) may be emerging as the top contender for
IDA-Project Hope Wins Custody of Neglected Dog
Animals  (tags: abandoned dog, deserted, dog rescued, in defence of animals, animal welfare )

- 4078 days ago -
In April, IDA-Project Hope Director Doll Stanley got a call from a woman in Durant, Mississippi who said her neighbor had moved and left her dog behind. The woman had been feeding and watering the neglected Rottweiler, but a more permanent solution was
Public Hearing to Prohibit Cruel "Art" in San Francisco - May 8th
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, torturing killing abusing animals for 'a, public meeting, animal advocates )

- 4085 days ago -
My name is Karen Snook, and I am the new Executive Director of In Defense of Animals. I'm writing today to ask your help with an issue that I find particularly compelling - the abuse and killing of animals to create art. There used to be a time when, if
Elephants in Zoos: A Nationwide Problem
Animals  (tags: in defence of animals, fighting for freedom of zoo elephants, abused elephants, sanctuary, battle, elephant welfare, advocates )

- 4092 days ago -
"Zoos engaged in nationwide battle with animal rights group over the keeping of pachyderms at facilities" This headline of an AP article featured the battle that IDA is waging on behalf of elephants in zoos across the country. In the five years that
Join IDA's Elephant Task Force!
Animals  (tags: elephant activists, advocates, in defence of animals, network, protection, welfare )

- 4114 days ago -
IDA is looking for activists living in cities with zoos to ensure the animals come first. There are opportunities to get involved at various levels, from simply visiting your local zoo and documenting conditions with your camera to making phone calls

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