Action Alerts

2014: Cat Ex Action Alert (Deadline 2/21/14)

Note: This is a new comment submission format, so comment even if you have previously. In response to the USFWS proposal to allow a “Categorical Exclusion” from NEPA requirements: This rule would allow USFWS to add species as injurious (making importation, interstate commerce and interstate transportation illegal) without full due process afforded under the law. […]

STOP Anaheim Exotic Animal Ban

STOP Anaheim Exotic Animal Ban

 

USARK Legal Action Against FWS Constrictor Rule

USARK Legal Action Against FWS Constrictor Rule

Approximately three months have passed since U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS) took the unprecedented action of adding four constricting snakes to the Injurious Wildlife list of the Lacey Act. Never before have animals widely held by the American public been listed. Originally FWS suggested the addition of all of Boa, Python and Eunectes. The […]

UPDATE Ohio: SB 310 Goes From Bad to Worse; House Vote Last Chance to STOP!

UPDATE Ohio: SB 310 Goes From Bad to Worse; House Vote Last Chance to STOP!

USARK Action Alert – SB 310 Bad for Ohio!

USARK Action Alert – SB 310 Bad for Ohio!

The sixteenth version of SB 310 has passed out of the Ohio Senate on April 26, 2012 and thereafter moved to the Ohio House of Representatives.  Even in its revised form SB 310 is over reaching and will have a huge and negative impact on Ohio’s reptile breeders and owners.  SB 310 still allows any […]