Iowa Federation of Humane Societies was established in 1975 with the
express purpose of promoting
the advocacy and welfare of animals through an association of licensed
animal shelters, humane societies, animal welfare groups, animal advocacy
and concerned individuals working cooperatively for humane education
and local humane societies and animal protective societies
the support and sponsorship of humane education programs
the education of the public on the subject of animal protection, exploitation,
and abuse by cultivating the public’s understanding that all
animals experience suffering
support just laws for the prevention of cruelty to and the protection
of animals through “grassroots” legislative action
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our Legislative List and we’ll let you know what’s going
on and how you can help.
Now and Coming Up
• 9/30 (T) to 10/2 (Th)—Equine Investigations Academy—8am to 5pm, Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. The academy is geared to law enforcement officers, animal control officers, and veterinary professionals who work directly in equine investigations. Spread the word! More information and online registration is available.
• 10/17-18 (F/Sa)—6th Annual Iowans for Animal Welfare Conference—1pm, Animal Rescue League, 5452 NE 22nd St, Des Moines, Iowa. Register online!