Fund for Animals

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Fund for Animals

Address:200 W 57th St
New York, NY 10019

Established: 1967. Description:National animal welfare society concerned with the protection of all animals, wild and domestic. Opposes sport hunting and commercial trapping; operates animal sanctuaries in Texas and California. In 2005 The Fund for Animals and the Humane Society of the United States formed the Humane Society Legislative Fund to push for legislation protecting animals in Congress and all 50 states. Dues: $10/year.
Publications: Newsletter (quarterly); free to donors.

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The International Fund for Animal Welfare has a thoughtful and ethical approach, rescuing individual animals that would perish without help, but also addressing the root causes of problems so that over the long-term we can reduce animal suffering.
Whether they are called 'pests,' 'varmints,' 'nuisances,' 'nonnative,' or simply 'strays,' The Fund for Animals maintains that there are humane ways to deal with human/animal conflicts.
Schubert, wildlife biologist for The Fund for Animals.
Canned hunts are something even most hunters oppose, and we thank Congressmen Farr and Shays for introducing this legislation," said Jeff Leitner, public policy coordinator for The Fund for Animals.
Canyon Boulevard, Suite 166, Studio City, CA 91604/(415)273-6070; The Fund for Animals, 8121 Georgia Avenue, Suite 301, Silver Spring, MD 20910-4933/(301)585-2591.
The benefits of watching wild animals outweigh any good that might come from killing them," said Heidi Prescott, National Director of The Fund for Animals.
The Fund for Animals, which is considering a federal appeal of the Montana decision, hailed the Idaho verdict as a "landmark decision.
This lopsided vote sends a strong signal to Governor Ehrlich that his administration's effort to hunt bears is way out of step with the wishes of Marylanders," said Michael Markarian, President of The Fund for Animals.
WASHINGTON, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fund for Animals and The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) urged Congress today to pass a bill that would crack down on "canned hunts.
June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- In comments submitted last Friday to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, The Fund for Animals, The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), and the Buffalo Field Campaign (BFC) expressed their opposition to the continuation of a wild buffalo hunt in Wyoming.
The disputed domains, which are owned by The Fund for Animals, use the parody "Neiman Carcass" to protest the retailer's cruel and unnecessary sale of fur.

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