-- Become a THLN Junior Advocate --


The THLN Junior Advocate Program is a youth empowerment and education program that engages young animal welfare advocates, giving them the resources necessary to take their passion and love for animals and affect change in ways possible for them.


About the Program

This new and exciting program gives kids ages 9-17 the opportunity to take their passion and love for animals and affect change in a variety of ways. THLN Junior Advocates will receive advocacy training, gain a well-rounded knowledge of animal welfare issues in the state of Texas, meet their legislators, and help raise awareness about animal welfare legislation.

How do I know if the Junior Advocate Program is for me?

The Junior Advocate program is right for you if you are:

  • 9 to 17-years-old;
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about making a difference for animals in Texas;
  • Interested in serving the community, receiving advocacy training; and
  • Willing to present about THLN and its mission in front of peers, groups, and elected officials.


As a THLN Junior Advocate, what tasks will I be required to complete? 

Click here for the requirements. Upon completion of the program, you will receive a Certificate of Completion as well as a letter of recommendation (admittance to high school or college).

To apply for this program, please complete, sign, and return your application.