The ASPCA works with local, state and federal legislators to help enact meaningful protections for animals. We also offer advocacy training and support for citizens who wish to engage in grassroots lobbying. Stay informed and get involved—politics is not a spectator sport!
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Action Needed Now
USA: Urge Congress to Ban Horse Slaughter Once and for All!
USA: Urge Your Representative to Join the Congressional Animal Protection Caucus!
USA: Urge Your Federal Lawmakers to Cosponsor the PAWS Act of 2015
USA: Support Legislation to Protect Animals During Disasters!
USA: Help Stop Government-Funded Animal Torture
USA: Factory Farms Should Not Be Able to Meet “USDA Organic” Standards
USA: Urge the USDA to Protect Puppy Mill Dogs Now!
CA: Upgrade Your State's Laws Protecting Pets During Disasters!
CA: Urge Gov. Brown to Protect Animals During Disasters and Cruelty Cases!
D.C.: Community Cats Facing Dire Threat from City—Please Speak Up Now!
KY: Thank Your Lawmakers for Standing Up for Animals!
MA: Ask Your Legislators to Support Animal-Protection Bills!
MA: Help Us Make History for Farm Animals!
NC: Support Bill to Stop Puppy Mill Suffering Before It Starts!
NY: Bill to Protect Community Cats Needs Your Support
NY: Urge Governor Cuomo to Sign Bill to Protect Pets in Disasters!
OH: Animal-Protection Bills Need Your Help!