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USDA: Stop protecting animal abusers!

The USDA has removed all traces of animal welfare inspection reports from its website, looking to strip away transparency regulations for research facilities, puppy mills, horse training facilities, roadside zoos, and more. This MUST be stopped. [image credit: Shutterstock]

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#RuleOutSoring

Bureaucratic inaction has disrupted the critical crackdown on horse soring. Please send a message to President Trump urging him to support and publish the horse soring rule. [image credit: The HSUS]

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The 2016 Humane Scorecard is here!

The 114th Congress has concluded and we've posted the 2016 Humane Scorecard. We hope you will check it out and see how your U.S. Senators and U.S. Representatives performed on animal protection issues. [image credit: Alamy]

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