• Best And Worst States For Animal Protection Laws, 2017 Report Released

    8 monthes ago - By Animal Legal Defense Fund

    Illinois holds on to first place, Kentucky bottoms out for eleventh year in a row
    SAN FRANCISCO -The Animal Legal Defense Fund, the nation's preeminent legal advocacy organization for animals, released the 12 th annual year-end report (2017) ranking the animal protection laws of all 50 states. For the 10th year in a row, Illinois is in first place-followed by Oregon (2), California (3), Maine (4), and Rhode Island (5). Kentucky holds firmly to last place for the 11 th consecutive year. It trails Iowa (49), Wyoming (48), Utah (47), and North Dakota (46) as the state with the weakest animal...
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  • Animal Protection Laws In The US - Where Does Your State Rank?

    Animal Protection Laws In The US - Where Does Your State Rank?

    8 monthes ago - By iHeart Dogs

    The Animal Legal Defense Fund recently released its 12th annual ranking of the United States in terms of animal protection laws. The information was collected in 2017, identifying which states ranked best, worst, and somewhere in between.
    A article published by the organization reports:
    “For the 10th year in a row, Illinois is in first place-followed by Oregon (2), California (3), Maine (4), and Rhode Island (5). Kentucky holds firmly to last place for the 11 th consecutive year. It trails Iowa (49), Wyoming (48), Utah (47), and North Dakota (46) as the state with the weakest animal...
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