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What It’s All About

When days were dark this past year, we drew inspiration and resolve from the certain knowledge that innocent animals needed us. We didn’t miss a beat—our wonderful staff, board and members continued to work together for meaningful, lasting change. The … Continue reading

What Matters to You?

We can’t thank you enough for your unwavering commitment to AAVS’s mission. Throughout a difficult year, your advocacy and generosity has made a difference for animals. You rallied to ensure that birds get the legal protections they deserve; you ensured … Continue reading

Our Wish for You

Thank you For all you do to help the animals. THE BOARD AND STAFF OFTHE AMERICAN ANTI-VIVISECTION SOCIETY Want to share the joy? Help AAVS support sanctuaries throughout the United States. THE SANCTUARY FUND »

AAVS Steps Up!

Better Lives Because of YOU! Can you imagine caring for hundreds of animals who have been released from research and testing labs where they have suffered so much? Now imagine doing that during a pandemic. This year has been a … Continue reading

You’ve received a gift!

A SPECIAL GIFT FOR YOU Dear Friend, Season’s greetings! A friend has made a generous gift in your name to benefit the work of the American Anti-Vivisection Society (AAVS). Since 1883, AAVS has been fighting to keep animals out of … Continue reading

A New Twist for Your List – Gifts for Good

GIFT GIVING TUESDAY It has been a very challenging year for everyone—both humans and animals alike. So many of us have been coping with separation from loved ones. And thousands of poor animals like monkeys, dogs, and mice remain forgotten … Continue reading

Looking for a few good humans

Members are the ❤️ of AAVS What can one person do? We know that animals have emotions and possess unique intelligence and sensitivity. And just like us, they experience fear and pain. And what could be more frightening and painful … Continue reading

Time-sensitive:
24 hours to help birds

Help Birds   Get the Legal Protection They Deserve Deadline: 12 noon (eastern) October 29 Countless numbers of birds have already suffered and died because of USDA’s failure to provide them protection under the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). Thanks to AAVS’s … Continue reading