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Victory on the PACT Act!

The PACT Act is law! We now have a federal anti-cruelty statue that will allow us to crack down on some of the worst and most malicious acts of animal cruelty -- and we couldn't have done it without YOU! Read more on the blog. [image credit: the HSUS]

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Say NO to soring!

The PAST Act has passed the U.S. House of Representatives, now it's time to get it over the finish line and passed into law! Tell your U.S. Senators to support the PAST Act and put an end to soring once and for all! [image credit: the HSUS]

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Say no to the shark fin trade!

Shark populations are in crisis due to the global trade in shark fins. Every year, fins from as many as 73 million sharks are traded throughout the world to satisfy the hunger for shark fin soup. The Shark Fin Sales Elimination Act, H.R. 737, will help reduce this trade and save these animals from a devastating fate [image credit: Vanessa Mignon]

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Your generous gift will allow us to fight to protect all the important gains we've made over the years as well as continue our work to advocate for legislation taking on domestic violence against pets, horse slaughter and horse soring, animal testing for cosmetics, shark finning, the dangerous exotic pet trade and dog meat trade, and other cruelties. [image credit: Shaun Lowe/iStock]

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The Big Cat Public Safety Act will strengthen existing laws to prohibit possession of big cats by individuals who do not have USDA licenses and will ban public contact activities.

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