Student Animal Legal Defense Fund


Animal Law Resources

Animal Law Review
Animal Law is a student-run law review at Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. Animal Law offers a unique forum for the scholarly discussion of legal issues related to animals. The review's objective is to educate the legal community and other interested groups and individuals about the current status of animal-related issues. The review strives to provide a balanced perspective by covering all sides of animal-related topics.

Animal Legal and Historical Center
A project of the Michigan State University College of Law, this comprehensive website provides full text cases, U.S. statutes, topical discussions, and legal articles addressing a wide variety of animal issues.

Animal Legal Defense Fund
ALDF works through the courts both to protect and defend the lives and interests of particular animals or groups of animals, and create fundamental reforms within the legal system itself, with a special emphasis on ending animals' current status as property.

Center for Animal Law Studies
The Center for Animal Law Studies draws, trains, and supports those who choose to practice animal law in order to further the field of animal law and promote legal protections for animals. The site provides information about animal law job opportunities, competitions, conferences, and much more.

International Institute for Animal Law is intended to serve as a clearinghouse for animal-related legal information, from pending legislation through relevant case law digests. While still in the developmental phase, strives to present both objective and authoritative commentary, as well as guidance for individuals who wish to become advocates for animal issues.

Animal Law Coalition
Animal Law Coalition works to stop animal cruelty and suffering through legislation, administrative agency action, and litigation. ALC offers legal analysis of the difficult and controversial issues relating to animals.


Other SALDF Chapters

Please note that there are many SALDF chapters not listed here. See the ALDF Web site for a complete list.

Loyola Law School Chapter

Stanford Law School Chapter

University of Michigan Law School Chapter


Other Animal Protection and Related Groups

League of Humane Voters
The League of Humane Voters seeks to mobilize public concern for animals through the democratic political process, campaigning for the election of candidates for public office who will work to enact animal rights legislation in New York.

Vegan Outreach
Vegan Outreach is a non-profit organization dedicated to reducing animal suffering by promoting a vegan lifestyle through its illustrated booklets, illustrated booklets Why Vegan, Even If You Like Meat, and Try Vegetarian.

Win Animal Rights
Win Animal Rights is a national non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating the exploitation and suffering of animals, while promoting and defending what it considers their inherent rights.


Products for Cruelty-free Living

Lantern Books
Lantern Books publishes books for all wanting to live with greater commitment to the preservation of the natural world, with an emphasis on titles on animal advocacy and vegetarianism.

MooShoes is a vegan-owned business that sells an assortment of cruelty-free footwear, bags, t-shirts, wallets, books and other accessories. MooShoes offers its services through an online store as well as in its retail store in New York City.


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