As an animal advocate, you continue to be a voice for the voiceless, and by lending your voice to our campaigns you are helping us to influence decision makers to prioritize animal welfare.
This month we are happy to bring you news about how your support is strengthening animal protection in Canada. Read about how we are working with policy makers, enforcement agencies and private companies to strengthen animal protection laws and policies.
We also have a story for you that highlights the great need for better animal protection. The facts about animal cruelty in this story are shocking, but the good news is there is something we can do to change this. This is a good story to share with someone who may not realize the scale of animal suffering and convince them to become an animal advocate, including some easy ways to help.
For those who are interested in learning more about how to find and choose higher welfare animal products, we have some tips that can help.
And thanks to 15,000 of you, we have reached a new milestone in our campaign asking PetSmart to stop selling reptiles and amphibians. Did you know that PetSmart decided to not sell cats and dogs because they recognized that too many homeless animals were suffering and being euthanized every year? Now it’s reptiles and amphibians that are suffering on a large scale and this is placing an unsustainable burden on animal shelters. PetSmart’s hypocrisy cannot be ignored. Keep scrolling to learn more.