- Animal Welfare Institute
AWI has sought to alleviate the suffering inflicted on animals
Society - The APS is a
group dedicated to ensuring proper care of birds in pet stores and
AVMA American Veterinary Medical Association
Blue Cross, The UK
COE - European
Convention for the Protection of Pet Animals
- The full text, chart of signatures and ratifications, list of
declarations and reservations, summary and explanatory report. ETS
no. 125 (1987). From the Council of Europe.
The Trade in Dog and Cat Fur
- Details of an undercover investigation which found that domestic
animals were being used for the manufacture of clothing,
accessories and trinkets.
- Thirty second animated spay and neuter public service
announcements available to non-profit organizations.
Partnership for Animal Welfare Maryland
- Paws Pet Animal
Welfare Association Norwalk, CT
- Breaking the cycle of abuse through action and education.
Contains the National Abuse Registry, information for shelters,
and humane education tips.
PetsHub.com - Stop
Animal Cruelty - Articles
on animal cruelty prevention and awareness.
Speak Out for
Animals - Features a
listing of petitions, campaigns and links.
- Information on pets taken under false pretence through "free to
a good home" ads, abducted from their yards, or are taken from
humane shelters through a practice called pound seizure.
Stop One Form of
Animal Cruelty: The Use of Live Animal Drop Off Facilities
- Features photos and descriptions of live animal drop bins,
boxes, and cages for unwanted pets.
Tragedy of Free to
a Good Home - Information
about the danger of giving away pets. Tips for those who are
adopting out pets and warnings for those adopting a pet.
Why Not Coercive
Legislation? - Argues
against stringent regulation of cat and dog breeders as a solution
to pet overpopulation.