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State Freedom of Information Acts—A Powerful Advocacy Tool

State Freedom of Information Acts—A Powerful Advocacy Tool

Advocates Need Data to Defeat Breed Discriminatory Legislation

Typically BDL is passed in the after...

Helping Pets & People

PRESENTATION: Kim Wolf presents a comprehensive approach to helping pets and people

Kim Wolf gave a...

Ledy VanKavage on Effective Advocacy

PRESENTATION: Ledy VanKavage on Effective Advocacy & Messaging

Ledy VanKavage, Esq., Best Frien...

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Summer Reading

wolfcalledromeoA Wolf Called Romeo—a wolf who loves dogs, Oogy—the bio of a badly injured pup, and One Good Dog, a novel from the perspective of a fighting dog.

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