2017 Action Alerts

Action Alert: Nevada

Action Alert: Nevada

Remember to be professional and courteous at all times! Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners: Commission Regulation 17-02, Noncommercial Collection of Reptiles and Amphibians, Amendment #1: For Possible Action/Public Comment Allowed Summary: The Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners may consider making changes to the current regulation regarding the noncommercial hobby collecting of non-threatened (or “unprotected”) species of […]

ALERT: Kingman, AZ

ALERT: Kingman, AZ

Animal “Display and Performance” Ban Remember to be civil and professional! UPDATE: We’ve been informed that the ordinance will be extremely focused and not widespread to affect legitimate animal education programs. However, local residents and stakeholders should still contact officials and request any proposal be done through collaboration with animal educators and not animal rights […]

Action Alert: Nevada AB238 “Dangerous Wild Animal” ban

UPDATE: This bill died in committee! No further action required. AB238 is not about animal welfare or public safety. It is about advancing a radical agenda and a “look what we did” so animal rights groups can bring millions of more dollars into their fraudulent organizations for payroll, not to help animals. This bill bans the […]

Action Alert: MA S490

UPDATE: Hearing on Tuesday, May 2 at 1:00 PM Massachusetts State House Hearing Room B-1 24 Beacon St. Boston, MA 02133 Massachusetts S490 is an animal rights written and driven bill meant to eliminate the exhibition of animals outside of permanent facilities (such as zoos). While the reported purpose is to end animals in circuses and similar […]

ACTION ALERT: Arlington County, Virginia

ACTION ALERT: Arlington County, Virginia

UPDATE from July 12, 2017: Proposal amended and hearing scheduled for September 19 More updates soon! Quick update (from April): Thanks to the hard work from dedicated local herpers and open ears from the council members, this broadly sweeping and far overreaching proposal has been amended but is still unacceptable with a complete ban on […]