"To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men."
"I am in favor of animal rights as well as human rights. That is the way of a whole human being."
~ Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the U.S.
Protests, Boycotts, & Legal Actions
(Some of our stories printed in the Providence Journal)
Swansea dog officer protest - 01/22/1999
Swansea dog officer protest: Defenders of Animals was one of two groups protesting the lack of a proper animal shelter and inadequate animal control officers in the town of Swansea Massachusetts. A new shelter has been completed and the animal control officers in question have been replaced.