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Priority Federal Actions

Support Citizen Suits to Help Enforcement of Animal Welfare Act
Support AWA amendments to improve exhibitor licensing requirements and guarantee more transparency for AWA violators
New Humane Cosmetics Act Needs Support to End Testing on Animals
Urge your legislators to sponsor this important bill
Another Push Needed to End the Use of Dogs for Harmful Experiments at the VA
Medical research on dogs isn't the best way to serve America's veterans
House Agriculture Appropriations Bill Gives Animals a Boost; Needs Senate Action
Support funding bill that calls for transparency for animals in research
Support Safe Cosmetics Bill that Includes Ban on Animal Testing
Manufacturers and government can better provide for safety of ingredients without harming animals
Sponsors Needed for Personal Care Products Safety Act
Urge lawmakers to make personal care products safe and humane
Federal Bills Would Make All Suitable Animals Available for Adoption After Research
Federal research facilities must develop and comply with standards to adopt out animals no longer needed
More Co-sponsors Needed to End Harmful Cat Experiments by the USDA
Inhumane research on cats must stop; money is better spent finding non-animal methods
Co-Sponsors Needed to Move Forward Federal Bill to Retire Dogs and Cats after Research
Ensure that healthy dogs and cats are adopted into loving homes after time spent in laboratories
Federal: Demand More Accountability and a Reduction in the Use of Nonhuman Primates
Ask your Senator to sponsor the Primate Protection and Research Modernization Act
Federal: Support Increased Review and Oversight of Animal Research and Testing
Let your legislators know that you support multiple efforts to limit animal research
Require NIH to Prioritize Non-Animal Research Methods
Public Health Service Act amendment provides active incentives for change
Demand Accountability by Federal Agencies for Chemical Testing Using Animals
How much progress are federal agencies making in using non-animal methods?
Stop the Illegal Trade of Dogs and Cats Sold for Research
Put an end to labs sourcing animals from "random source" dealers
Give the Humane Cosmetics Act a Push as the New Congress Convenes
Ask your U.S. Representative to give momentum to this bill in 2019
Count Mice, Rats and Birds under the Animal Welfare Act
Millions of animals are excluded every year from AWA protections


Federal Actions

Federal Animal Cruelty and Torture Act Passes House!
Support passage of a federal animal abuse bill with penalties attached
Oppose Changes to Federal Regulations Governing the Endangered Species Act
Stop undermining regulations that protect animals from extinction
Oppose legislative priorities that encourage animal research
Bill proposes funding for development of more animal models instead of human-relevant alternatives
Permanent Ban Needed on Horse Slaughter to Save U.S. Horses Sent to Canada and Mexico
Urgent action needed to stop the sale of horse meat, which is unfit for human consumption
End the Private Trade of Nonhuman Primates
Urge your Representative to protect nonhuman primates and public welfare
Federal: Ensure that Animal Dealers with Suspended Licenses Are Barred from the Business
Prohibit AWA licenses from being awarded to family members of individuals whose license was suspended or revoked
Emergency Evacuation Plans Needed for Animals Used in Commerce
Emergency preparation can save thousands of animal lives
Demand a Meaningful Hearing on the Ethics of Using Nonhuman Primates for Experiments
NIH Workshop Glorifies Research, Ignores Ethical Issues