"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)
Providence Animal Rescue League gas chamber protest - 03/10/2001
The Rescue League reported to the Providence Journal that it destroys 3,000 cats and dogs each year. More companion animals are destroyed in the gas chamber at the Providence Animal Rescue League than any other shelter in Rhode Island.
Result: The public is becoming aware that this shelter may not be the best option for turning in a pet.