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Texas Governor Signs Cruelty Bill!

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Governor Signs Bill to Strengthen Animal Cruelty Laws: SB 762 Will Increase Punishment for Offenses Such as Torture, Killing and Poisoning

Austin, TX (June 10, 2017) – Last night, Gov. Greg Abbott signed legislation that would increase the punishment for ...

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UPDATE on SB 762 - Animal Cruelty Bill!

SB 762, our bill to increase penalties for the most violent acts of animal cruelty, passed the legislature Sunday night and was sent to the Governor...

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URGENT ACTION for chained dogs in Texas!

houston-pets.pngOur bill to help cruelly chained and tethered dogs in Texas is on the Senate floor! Please make the call...

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Help dogs in Texas puppy mills now!

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In 2011, The Texas Humane Legislation Network was instrumental in passing key puppy mill legislation thanks to your voice. The animals need your voice once again to ensure basic protec...

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YOU Helped Elect The Network's Humane...

You spread the word, you voted, and the animals won last night! 
 
We are thrilled to announce that 
all but one of our candidates endorsed by the Texas Humane Legislation Network won their Primary races! Success in these critic...

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The Network's 2016 Humane Endorsement...

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The following candidates are endorsed by the Texas Humane Legisla...

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An Exciting New Era For Texas Animals!

I'm honored to serve you as the new Executive Director of the Texas Humane Legislation Network! I'm humbled to be a part of this organization's proud, 40-year old tradition of fighting for laws that protect Texas animals from abuse and neglect.

It is because of you that we have forged so many legislative victories fo...

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THLN Gains Key Victories in the 2015 ...

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June 23, 2015, AUSTIN, TX: Sometimes, during a legislative session, helping get bad bills killed is j...

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