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About the Animal Defense League of Arizona

The Animal Defense League of Arizona is a statewide animal protection organization that has worked for thirty years on behalf of companion animals, wildlife, animals in laboratories, animals in entertainment, and farm animals.

Good Samaritan Hot Car Bill Passed and Signed!

Governor Ducey has signed the Good Samaritan Hot Car Bill into law!

Spay Neuter Bill Passed and Signed into Law!

We are pleased to report that Spay Neuter Bill - HB 2523 passed the Arizona Legislature and was signed into law by Governor Ducey!

Spay Neuter Bill Passed and Signed into Law!

We are pleased to report that Spay Neuter Bill - HB 2523 passed the Arizona Legislature and was signed into law by Governor Ducey! 
 
This will allow Arizona residents to make a voluntary contribution through the tax check-off program to fund much-needed affordable spay/neuter services throughout Arizona.

Samaritan Hot Car Bill

HB 2494 (now) civil liability; minors; vehicles

Samaritan Hot Car Law

HB 2494, which aims to end hot-car deaths and allows good Samaritans to take action without risk of civil liability if they rescue a child or a pet from a hot car. 

Governor Joins ADLA in Support of Bill Aimed to End Hot Car Deaths

Legislation Introduced to Protect Good Samaritans from Civil Liability, Raise Awareness of Dangers of Hot Cars
 
In his recent State of the State Address, Gov.

Poll Reveals Arizonans Oppose Captive Dolphin Swim Programs

                           

Poll Reveals Arizonans Oppose Captive Dolphin Swim Programs

Poll Reveals Arizonans Oppose Captive Dolphin Swim Programs

PHOENIX—(November 1, 2016) A statewide poll released today by the Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) and the Animal Defense League of Arizona (ADLA), revealed that more Arizonans oppose than support the practice of keeping dolphins in captivity for interactive programs and entertainment.

ADLA Presentation on Wild Horses on March 16th

Please join ADLA for a free, informative presentation on Wild Horses on March 16th in Phoenix.

Salt River Wild Horse photo by Robert Rinsem