Past Events

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  • Under the Dome

    Join us to learn key victories and challenges that impacted animal welfare laws in the last legislative session and the opportunities to strengthen animal protection laws on the horizon. In this presentation we will also share techniques for citizen advocacy and help you be a strong, unified voice for animals in your community!

    Saturday, April 23, 2016 at 11:00 AM
    Texas Unites Renaissance Hotel
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  • Getting Political for Animals

    Join us for a better understanding of the many issues that animals face in Texas, and you’ll learn that helping animals can begin right in your own home . . . your neighborhood . . . your community! Whether you're in the courtroom, aspire to be, or simply want to hone your understanding of how important laws are to the welfare of animals, this symposium is for you!

    Friday, April 22, 2016 at 08:00 AM · 4 rsvps
    Thompson Conference Center - University of Texas at Austin
    4 RSVPs
  • Bake Sale & Fundraiser

    Hey Central Texas - Join the Central Texas Chapter for an afternoon of family friendly + pet friendly fun at the Doghouse Drinkery & Dog Park in Leander. Tons of yummy vegan baked goods on offer, and all proceeds will go to the Texas Humane Legislation Network - a mainstream voice for animals at the Texas Legislature. Come help fight cruelty with beer and cupcakes!

    Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 02:00 PM · 1 rsvp
    1 RSVPs
  • Yappy Hour

    Hey Houston! Be sure to join us at dog friendly Little Woodrow's on April 7th for Yappy Hour! From 5:30PM-9PM proceeds will benefit the Texas Humane Legislation Network - a mainstream voice for the animals of Texas. Parking available at and near Little Woodrows (lot across the street at El Cantina) and on the street.

    Thursday, April 07, 2016 at 05:30 PM
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  • Sip and Shop

    Hey North Texas - Join us for light refreshments and loads of style while you shop and sip champagne! The Texas Humane Legislation Network has once again teamed up with J.McLaughlin in Fort Worth to bring you high fashion while fighting cruelty. 15% of all sales will go the Texas Humane Legislation Network - a mainstream voice for animals at the Texas Legislature. Don't miss your chance to see the new Spring 2016 collection and nosh on yummy treats while you support a great cause!

    Saturday, April 02, 2016 at 02:00 PM
    J.McLaughlin (Fort Worth, TX) in Fort Worth, TX
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  • Sip and Support at Community Beer Company

    Join us for an award winning craft beer tasting and tour and help THLN at the same time! A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to THLN's efforts to advocate for Texas animals. To purchase discounted tickets in advance use the promo code THLN. If you pay at the door, be sure to mention THLN.

    Tickets are $8 in advance and $10 at the door and include a tour and 3 beer tickets for those 21 and up.

    Enjoy live music, local artists, a food truck and a raffle
    Kids and dogs are welcome!

    Friday, March 18, 2016 at 06:00 PM
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  • Annual Advocacy Conference 2016


    Friday, March 18, 2016 at 06:00 PM · 21 rsvps
    21 RSVPs
  • Premiere of documentary film

    Please Join THLN for the premiere of "Of Dogs and Men", a documentary film on the subject of law enforcement encountering canines. "Of Dogs and Men" was produced by Ozymandias Entertainment, Inc. in association with the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF). 

    A panel discussion featuring the film makers and advocates - including Cindy Boling, Founder of Remembering Lily - A Reason for Change, and Shelby Bobosky, THLN Vice President, will follow the November 1st screening.

    The screening at the Rollins Studio Theater at the Long Center on November 1st will be the FIRST of two screenings for this film in Austin. 

    * Tickets will go on sale 20 minutes before each screening.
    * Only one ticket per person. 
    * Tickets must be paid for with CASH. Checks and credit cards will not be accepted.

    The later screening will take place at the Galaxy Highland on Monday, November 2nd.

    Sunday, November 01, 2015 at 03:00 PM
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  • 7th Annual Animal Advocacy Conference

    Come join us to celebrate THLN's 40 years of animal advocacy!

    We'll feature some inspiring animal welfare conference speakers and an amazing evening with the "Break the Chain" Gala! 

    We will celebrate recent wins for the animals and kick off our initiative to 'break the chain' of inhumanly tethered dogs. You will hear from the experts on the animal issues facing us at a national and state level. Plus you'll meet some VERY SPECIAL GUESTS.

    Whether you are an animal rescuer, wildlife rehabber, animal control officer, animal law attorney, donor, volunteer, or you're new to animal advocacy, if you love animals, this event is for you! 

    Friday, September 18, 2015 at 05:00 PM through September 20, 2015 · 3 rsvps
    3 RSVPs
  • THLN Public Meeting

    THLN's South Texas Chapter is hosting a Public Meeting and YOU are invited! Join THLN's VP and Legislative Co-Chair Shelby Bobosky & Interim Executive Director Stacy Kerby to discuss Texas animal welfare laws in the recent Legislative Session. 

    Never been to a THLN meeting before? No worries. We’ll do a brief review of THLN's mission and history so you’ll know what we are all about. The meeting is free, open to the public and light refreshments will be provided.

    DATE: July 1, 2015
    TIME: 6:00 PM
    PLACE: Gulf Coast Humane Society Community Room
    ADDRESS: 3118 Cabaniss Rd, Corpus Christi, TX 78415
    COST: Free and open to the public


    Wednesday, July 01, 2015 at 06:00 PM
    Gulf Coast Humane Society in Corpus Christi, TX
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