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Join Us For Our Fall Fundraiser Brunch!

Aug 23, 2019

This fall, we are hosting our annual fundraiser, the “Be The Change Brunch” to generate proceeds for our organization’s mission: legislate to change their fate. As the only state-based animal organization...

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Using Ordinances To Pass Unlawful Res...

Aug 20, 2019

THLN’s continued goal is to establish basic standards of shelter and care for restrained dogs across Texas whether that’s through legislation impacting the whole state or through local ordinances impacting cities and small communities. From now ...

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Understanding Where Candidates Stand ...

Jul 30, 2019

In order to create a better future for the animals in Texas, we must ensure that our elected officials are dedicated to animal welfare issues. From working to give animals a better standard of care and shelter to addressing the growing animal ho...

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Volunteer Spotlight: Jean-Paul "JP" B...

Jul 17, 2019

Photographer Uses Talents to Share the Images We Don’t Always Want to See

When JP Bonnelly isn’t at his day job doing data analytics or hanging out with his two-year-old daughter, he uses his photography skills to help catch and capture animals all over northeast Texas.

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This Independence Day

Jul 3, 2019

This Independence Day thousands of dogs in Texas are yearning to be free from heavy chains, suffering in the blazing heat, hoping for help. Here at THLN, we understand their plight and we work year-round on our mission of preventing cruelty and abuse of Texas animals.

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How Can I Change A Local Ordinance To...

Jun 21, 2019 - Jamey Cantrell - Plano Animal Services Director

For Animal Control Officers (ACOs) all over Texas, it is vital to have the right tools to do the job so that they are able to prevent harm to the animals they care for.  The local ordinances are one of the most important, and unfortunately also one of the...

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How to Build a Community Link Taskfor...

Jun 13, 2019

Just because were the big city of Houston doesnt mean you cant do this as well in your smaller town,Assistant District Attorney Jessica Milligan, chief of the DA Read More Share

HELP! Time is almost up!!

May 18, 2019

THLN Friend, 

We are ON THE CALENDAR!  The VOTE is on MONDAY…yes, this MONDAY, May 20th!

Texas dogs STILL need you to speak up loudly to your Representative and because we just have a short time, we are asking you to deliver your messa...

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THLN to Host "Advocacy Day" Across Texas

Members and allies passionate about the welfare of Texas animals will come together to advocate for commonsense, humane legislation before the state legislature

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HB 3729 Would Deter Abusers From Ever...

Possession bans are one of the most effective ways to keep abusers from reoffending.

Our current laws do not adequately protect animals from people with a history of abuse and allow them to have access to potential new victims that they simply never should. Along with psychological evaluation and treatment, these sente...

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