Fireworks may be beautiful to us, but they traumatize animals. 
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Stop Fireworks
A Project of the Ohio Animal Defense League
A campaign to
stop fireworks from traumatizing animals
 

Endorsements - Groups

 

A Blessing for the Animals, Chicago IL
www.abfta.org  

Action Against Poisoning - Mexilhoeira Grande, PORTUGAL www.actionagainstpoisoning.com  

Action for Animals, Seattle WA
www.afa-online.org  

Action for Animals Network, Alexandria VA
www.actionforanimalsnetwork.org  

Action Volunteers for Animals - Chicago, IL

Actors and Other for Animals - North Hollywood, CA
www.actorsandothers.com

Activism Center at Wetlands Preserve, New York NY
www.wetlands-preserve.org  

Ahimsa of Texas, Roanoke TX
www.ahimsatx.org  

Alachua County Humane Society - Gainesville, FL
www.alacuacountyhumanesociety.org

All for Animals - Santa Barbara, CA
www.allforanimals.com

Alley Cat Allies - Washington, DC
www.alleycat.org

Alliance for Animals - South Boston, MA

Alpha Canine Sanctuary - Bakersfield, CA

American Anti-Vivisection Society - Jenkintown, PA
www.aavs.org

American Feline Society - Pompano Beach, FL

American Fund for Alternatives to Animal Research, New York NY

American Horse Defense Fund - Potomac, MD
www.ahdf.org

American Humane Association - Englewood, CO
www.americanhumane.org

American Pet Association, Atlanta GA
www.apapets.org  

American Sanctuary Association - Las Vegas, NV
www.asaanimalsanctuaries.org

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - New York, NY
www.aspca.org

American Tortoise Rescue - Malibu, CA
www.tortoise.com

Animal Advocacy Connecticut - Guilford, CT

Animal Care and Welfare - Pittsburgh, PA

Animal Care Society - Cork, IRELAND
www.irishanimalcare.org  

Animal Concern Today, Plymouth UNITED KINGDOM

Animal Friends of the Valley - Lake Elsinore, CA

Animal Issues Movement - Los Angeles, CA

Animal Legal Defense Fund - Petaluma, CA
www.aldf.org

Animal Liberation ACT - Canberra, AUSTRALIA

Animal Matters, Boca Raton FL
www.animalmattersonline.org  

Animal Natural Health Center, Eugene OR
www.drpitcairn.com  

Animal Outreach of Kansas - Lawrence, KS
www.animaloutreach-ks.org

Animal Place Sanctuary - Vacaville, CA
www.animalplace.org

Animal Protection Institute of America - Sacramento, CA
www.api4animals.org

Animal Rescue - Tasmania, AUSTRALIA

Animal Rescue and Adoption Society - Denver, CO

Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate New York - Rochester, NY

Animal Rights America - Belfast, ME

Animal Rights Coalition, Minneapolis MN
www.animalrightscoalition.com


Animal Rights Foundation of Florida - Pembroke Pines, FL
www.AnimalRightsFlorida.org

Animal Rights Network, Baltimore MD

Animal Rights Online, Tampa FL
www.geocities.com/RainForest/1395/

Animal Rights Resource Centre - Adelaide, AUSTRALIA
www.arrc.org.au


Animal Services of Michigan - Whittaker, MI

Animal Spirit, FL
www.theanimalspirit.com


Animal Welfare Institute - Washington, DC
www.awionline.org

Animals Agenda Magazine, Baltimore MD
www.animalsagenda.org

Animals and the Environment - Watertown, NY

Animals Elect America - Las Vegas, NV
www.animalpolitics.com

Animals In Mind, North Somerset UNITED KINGDOM
www.animalsinmind.org.uk

Animals Last Resort, Oldham SD
www.geocities.com/fundraisr2002/TheAnimalsLastResort.html


Animals Unlimited - Woodland Hills, CA

Animals Voice Online, Chico CA
www.animalsvoice.com


Asians for Humans, Animals and Nature - San Francisco, CA
www.ahan.org

Assisi Animal Foundation - Crystal Lake, IL
www.assisi.org

Assisi International Animal Institute - Oakland, CA
www.aiaianimal.org

Associated Humane Societies, Newark, NJ

Association of Animal Sanctuaries - Kendalia, TX
www.toasanctuaries.org

Association of Veterinarians for Animal Rights - Davis, CA
www.avar.org

Australian Koala Foundation - Brisbane, AUSTRALIA
www.savethekoala.com  

Avid Microchip Identification Systems, Norco CA
www.avidid.com  

Bat World Sanctuary, Mineral Wells TX
www.batworld.org

Berkshire Vegetarian Network - New Ashford, MA

Best Friends Animal Sanctuary - Kanab, UT
www.bestfriends.org

Bluebell Foundation for Cats - Laguna Beach, CA

Boulder Environmental Activist's Resource Collective, Rocky Mountain Peace & Justice Center - Boulder, CO
www.rmpjc.org

Bright Eyes Society - Marbella, SPAIN
www.brighteyes.dk

British Federation of Ferret Welfares - London, UNITED KINGDOM www.geocities.com/bffwferrets/  

Buckeye's Against Dog Discrimination - Mansfield, OH

C & W Shelter - Nashua, IA

California Animal Defense & Anti-Vivisection League - Gardena, CA

California Federation for Animal Legislation, Sacramento CA

California Humanitarian for Animals Foundation - Valencia, CA

Canyon County Pet Haven - Nampa, ID
www.pethaven.org

Carson-Eagle Valley Humane Society - Carson City, NV
www.cevhs.org

Cascade Dog Defense League, Portland OR

Cat and Dog Rescue Association - Los Angeles, CA

Cat Lovers Against the Bomb - Lincoln, NE
www.nebraskansforpeace.org/clab.html

Cats In Need of Human Care - Pomona, CA
www.catsinneed.com

Center On Animal Liberation Affairs, Houston TX
www.cala-online.org


Christians Helping Animals & People, Selden NY

Christ Loves Creatures Too - Palm Beach Gardens, FL
www.all-creatures.org/clct/

Circle of Compassion Initiative, Lawrence KS
www.ecospirituality.com

Citizens for Animal Rights - Peoria, IL
www.preservewildlife.com

Citizens for the Preservation of Wildlife - Fairfax, VA

Clinton Humane Society - Clinton, IA

CMSAZ Friends of the Dog Pound, Buenos Aries, ARGENTINA

Coalition for Animals, Somerville NJ
www.coalitionforanimals.org

Coalition to Abolish the Fur Trade, Washington, DC
www.banfur.org

Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting, New Paltz, NY
www.all-creatures.org/cash/  

Compassionate Action Institute, Brooklyn NY
www.pleasebekind.com


Compassion for Camden - Cherry Hill, NJ
www.compassionforcamden.org

Compassion for Cats - Suisun City, CA

Compassion Internet Christian Church
www.all-creatures.org/church.html


Compassion Over Killing - Washington, DC
www.cok-online.org  

Concern for Helping Animals In Israel - Alexandria, VA
www.chai-online.org  

Concerned People for Animals - Somis, CA
www.concernedpeopleforanimals.org

Conference on Homeless Animal Management & Policy - Port Washington, NY
www.champconference.org

Contra Costa SPCA - Concord, CA

Culture and Animals Foundation - Raleigh, NC
www.cultureandanimals.org

DawnWatch, Pacific Palisades CA
www.DawnWatch.com

Desert Cry Wildlife Rescue, Queen Creek AZ
www.welcome.to/desertcry

Disabled Animals Club, Steyning UNITED KINGDOM
www.disabledanimalsclub.co.uk  

Dog Rescue Center Samui - Chaweng, THAILAND
www.samuidog.org


Dogs and Cats Forever - Port St. Lucie, FL
www.dogsandcatsforever.com

Dogs, Dogs, Dogs! Newspaper - Ontario, CANADA
www.dogsx3.com  

Doing Things for Animals - Port Washington, NY
www.dtfa.org

Domestic Animal Birth-Control Cooperative Society - Sydney, AUSTRALIA

Don't Eat Friends, Veganswines - Frankfurt, GERMANY
www.veganswines.de

Doris Day Animal League, Washington DC
www.ddal.org


Earth Action Network - Los Angeles, CA
www.eanetwork.org

Earth Island Institute - San Francisco, CA
www.earthisland.org

Earthline, Casselberry FL
www.earthline.net


Earth Save International - Santa Cruz, CA
www.earthsave.org

Edgecombe-Nash Humane Society - Rocky Mount, NC

Elephant Alliance - La Jolla, CA

Elsa Wild Animal Appeal USA - Mahomet, IL

Engineers and Scientists for Animal Rights - San Jose, CA

Environmental League for Animals in the Ionian, Kefalonia GREECE
www.elati.org

Environmental League for Animals in the Ionian - USA, Chicago IL

Ethics In Farming - Simsbury, CT

Farm Sanctuary - Watkins Glen, NY
www.farmsanctuary.org

Farm Sanctuary - Orland, CA
www.farmsanctuary.org

Fauna Foundation, Chambly CANADA
www.faunafoundation.org  

Feral Cat Coalition - San Diego, CA
www.feralcat.com

Florida Voices for Animals - Tampa, FL

Focus On Animals, Charles Town, WV

For Animals - Traverse City, MI
www.traverse.net/foranimals/

Friends of Animals, International Headquarters - Darien, CT

Friends of the Bridgeport Animal Shelter, Bridgeport CT

Friends of the Long Beach Animal Shelter - Long Beach, CA

Friends of the Wild Swan - Swan Lake, MT

Friends of Washoe - Ellensburg, WA
www.friendsofwashoe.org  

Foundation for Animal Protection - Brookfield, CT

Foundation for Interdisciplinary Research and Education Promoting Animal Welfare, FIREPAW - Albany, NY
www.firepaw.org

Foundation for the Care of Indigent Animals, Spring Valley CA

Fox Project, Tonbridge UNITED KINGDOM

Fundacion Utopia Verde - Huelva, SPAIN
www.utopiaverde.org

Gentle Barn Foundation - Tarzana, CA
www.gentlebarn.org

Golden State Humane Society - Garden Grove, CA

Golden State Humane Society - Long Beach, CA

Great Plains Restoration Council - Denver, CO
www.gprc.org

Great Plains Restoration Council - Porcupine, SD
www.gprc.org

Great Plains Restoration Council - Fort Worth, TX
www.gprc.org

Grey 2K USA - Somerville, MA
www.grey2kusa.org

Greyhound Action, Kidderminster UNITED KINGDOM
www.greyhoundaction.co.uk

Greyhound Protection Alliance of Ohio, Cleveland, OH http://hometown.aol.com/noghracing/  

Greyhound Protection League - Penn Valley, CA
National Headquarters
www.greyhounds.org

Greyhound Rescue of Idaho - Boise, ID
www.greyhoundrescueofidaho.org

Have A Heart Spay and Neuter Clinic - New York, NY

Healing Earth - Providence, RI
www.healingeartheducation.org  

Helping Homeless Cats - Tavernier, FL

Hemopet/HemoLife, Pet Lifeline, Garden Grove, CA
www.hemopet.com  

Hill Country Greyhound Adoption - San Antonio, TX

Hope for Animals Sanctuary of Rhode Island, Johnston RI

House Rabbit Society - Richmond, CA
www.rabbit.org

Houston Animal Rights Team, Houston TX
www.houstonanimalrights.com


Humane Education Council - Waukegan, IL

Humane Education Network - Menlo Park, CA
www.hennet.org

Humane Farming Association - San Rafael, CA
www.hfa.org

Humane News Newspaper - Newark, NJ

Humane Society of North Iowa - Mason City, IA
www.hsni.org

Humane Society of Santa Clara Valley - Santa Clara, CA
www.scvhumane.org

Humane Society of the United States - Washington, DC
www.hsus.org

Illinois Humane Political Action Committee - Mahomet, IL

In Defense of Animals - Mill Valley, CA
www.idausa.org

Independent Animal Rights Activists - Las Vegas, NV

Interfaith Council for the Protection of Animals and Nature - Atlanta, GA

International Society for the Preservation of Tropical Rainforests -
Rosemead, CA
www.isptr-pard.org

International Web Against Bullfights, Amadora PORTUGAL www.2kat.net/iwab

International Wildlife Coalition - East Falmouth, MA
www.iwc.org

Island Sanctuary, Paola MALTA
www.islandsanctuary.com.mt  

Jacksonville Humane Society - Jacksonville, FL
www.jaxhumane.org

James Madison University Animal Rights Coalition - Harrisonburg, VA

Jamshedpur Animal Welfare Society, Jamshedpur INDIA
www.jawsindia.com

Jane Goodall Institute - Silver Spring, MD
www.janegoodall.org

Japan Anti-Vivisection Association, Tokyo JAPAN
www.java-animal.org  

Lake Elsinore Animal Friends - Lake Elsinore, CA

Lake Tahoe Humane Society - South Lake Tahoe, CA
www.laketahoehumaneandspca.org

Last Chance for Animals Arizona, Scottsdale AZ

Last Chance for Animals - Los Angeles, CA
www.lcanimal.org

Last Chance for Animals - Cardiff, CA
www.lcanimal.org

Lend A Paw Operation Shelter - Palm Springs, CA

Letters for Animals - La Plume, PA
http://hometown.aol.com/letters4animals/

Lithuanian Society for the Protection of Animals, Kaunas LITHUANIA
www.naturewatch.org  

Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation - Athens, NY
www.all-creatures.org

Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Boston, MA
www.mspca.org

Mendocino Spay-Neuter Assistance Project SNAP - Talmage CA

Mid-Canterbury SPCA - Ashburton, NEW ZEALAND

Mountains' Humane Society - Lake Arrowhead, CA

National Anti-Snaring Campaign, Littlehampton UNITED KINGDOM www.antisnaring.org.uk

National Anti-Vivisection Society - Chicago, IL
www.navs.org

National Cat Protection Association, Mount Rainier, MD
www.saveacat.org  

National Endowment for Animal Rights, Palmdale CA

National Humane Education Society - Leesburg, VA
www.nhes.org

National Institute for Animal Advocacy - Guilford, CT

National Opossum Society, Catonsville MD
www.opossum.org  

National WildBird Refuge - Metaire, LA

Nature's Refuge, Matawan NJ
www.naturesrefuge.com

Network for Ohio Animal Action - Cleveland, OH

New England Anti-Vivisection Society, Boston, MA
www.neavs.org  

New Hampshire Animal Rights League - Concord, NH
www.nhanimalrights.org

New Hampshire Doberman Rescue League, Rochester NH

New Hampshire Humane Society - Laconia, NH
www.nhhumane.org

New Jersey Animal Rights Alliance - Englishtown, NJ
www.nj-ara.org

No More Victims - Dalton, PA

North Shore Animal League America - Port Washington, NY
www.nsalamerica.org

Northwest Animal Rights Network - Seattle, WA
www.narn.org

Oasis Sanctuary Foundation - Phoenix, AZ
www.the-oasis.org

Observe Respect & Compassion for Animals - Pacifica, CA

Ohio Animal Defense League - Eastlake, OH
www.stopfireworks.net

Ooh-Mah-Nee Farm Animal Sanctuary - Hunker, PA
www.oohmahneefarm.org

Oregon Humane Society, Portland OR
www.oregonhumane.org

Panhandle Humane Society - Scottsbluff, NE

Paphiakos & CCP Animal Welfare - Kato Paphos, CYPRUS
www.cyprusanimalwelfare.org


PARE Este - Fajardo, Puerto Rico
www.pareeste.org

Pasado's Safe Haven - Sultan, WA
www.pasadosafehaven.org

Pawtal - Cape Town, SOUTH AFRICA
www.pawtal.za.net

Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue - Acton, CA
www.donkeyrescue.org  

People for Animal Rights - Syracuse, NY
www.geocities.com/par-ny/

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals - Norfolk, VA
www.peta.org

Pet Savers Foundation - Stratford, CT
www.petsavers.org

Pet Sitters International - King, NC
www.petsit.com

Philippine Society for the Protection of Animals - Manila, PHILIPPINES
www.philspa.org


Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine - Washington, DC
www.pcrm.org

PigHoppers Sanctuary - Whittaker, MI
www.pighoppers.org

Popcorn Park Zoo - Forked River, NJ 

Poplar Spring Animal Sanctuary - Poolesville, MD
www.animalsanctuary.org

Preservation of the Amazonian River Dolphin  - Rosemead, CA
www.isptr-pard.org

Primate Freedom Project - Santa Barbara, CA
www.primatefreedom.com  

Progressive Animal Welfare Society - Lynnwood, WA
www.paws.org

Promotion of Animal Welfare Society - Oroville, CA

Protective Animal Welfare Society - Alexandria, LA

Protectors of Animal Welfare - Fort Madison, IA

Protect R Wildlife, Palmdale CA
www.ProtectRWildlife.org

Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, Washington Grove, MD
www.psyeta.org  

Queenie Foundation - Dallas, TX

Rainbow Farms Project - Louisburg, MO
www.rainbowfarms.org

Rescue Pet, London ENGLAND
www.rescuepet.org.uk

Ridgecrest Animal Care and Control - Ridgecrest, CA

Rocky Mountain Animal Defense - Boulder, CO
www.rmad.org

Royal New Zealand Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Auckland, NEW ZEALAND
www.rnzspca.org.nz  

Saint Francis Humane Society - Georgetown, SC

San Diego Animal Advocates - Encinitas, CA
www.animaladvocates.org

Santa Clarita Pet Assistance Foundation - Canyon Country, CA

Sanwild Wildlife Trust - Letsitele, SOUTH AFRICA

Save A Life Animal Welfare Agency - Savannah, GA
www.savealifesavannah.org

Save A Pet - Desert Hot Springs, CA

Save the Whales - Venice, CA
www.savethewhales.org

Sathya Sai Sanctuary for Donkeys, Castlebaldwin IRELAND http://homepage.eircom.net/~donkeys

Second Chance Pet Society, Montebello NY
www.secondchancepetsociety.com

Sentient Creatures - New York, NY
www.sentientcreatures.org

Seychelles Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals - Victoria, SEYCHELLES

Shelters That Adopt and Rescue Ferrets - Springfield, VA
www.thepetproject.com/starferrets.html

Shiloh Project - Fairfax, VA
www.shilohproject.org  

Showing Animals Respect and Kindness, SHARK International - Geneva, IL
www.sharkonline.org  

Silver Spring Animal Wellness Center - Glendale, WI

Sled Dog Action Coalition - Miami, FL
www.helpsleddogs.org

Society for the Education of Social Responsibilities - Istanbul, TURKEY

Society for the Protection of Animal Rights - Colombo, SRI LANKA

Songbird Protection Coalition, Lansing MI
www.SaveTheDoves.org


South Dakota Animal Welfare League - Sioux Falls, SD

Spay USA - Port Washington, NY
www.spayusa.org

St. Francis of Assisi Animal Rescue - Morgan Hill, CA

St. Francis of Assisi Spay Neuter - San Martin, CA

St. Lucia Animal Protection Society, Castries WEST INDIES www.stluciaanimals.org  

Stop Animal Exploitation Now - Milford, OH
www.all-creatures.org/saen/

Stop Taking Our Pets - Akron, OH

Student Animal Legal Defense Fund, Vermont Law School - South Royalton, VT
www.vermontlaw.edu

Supporting and Promoting Ethics for the Animal Kingdom, SPEAK - Chicago, IL
www.kize.org/speak  

Teach Animal Objectivity - Long Beach, CA www.teachanimalobjectivity.homestead.com/splash.html  

Teach Kind Educators Network, Norfolk VA
www.teachkind.org  

Terra Animal - Ooty, INDIA
www.terraanima.pathbot.com

The Doghows, Plymouth UNITED KINGDOM
www.thedoghows.com  

Theosophical Order of Service, Animal Welfare Department - Shawnee, KS
www.theoservice.org/animals/animal.htm

Traditional Cat Association - Battle Ground, WA
www.traditionalcats.com

Turtle Island Restoration Project - Forest Knolls, CA
www.seaturtles.org  

Unitarian Universalists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals - Lebanon, PA
www.uua.org/ufeta/  

United Animal Defenders - North Royalton, OH

United Animal Nations USA - Sacramento, CA
www.uan.org

United Humanitarians of Orange County - Garden Grove, CA

United Humanitarians of Orange County - Solvang, CA

United Poultry Concerns - Machipongo, VA
www.upc-online.org

University of North Carolina Greensboro Animal Rights Group, Greensboro NC
www.uncgarg.cjb.net

Unweaned Kitten Rescue Network, Brisbane AUSTRALIA

USA Defenders of Greyhounds, Carmel IN
www.usadog.org


Utah Animal Rights Coalition - Salt Lake City, UT
www.uarc.org

Vegetarians International Voice for Animals, Viva USA - Davis, CA
www.vivausa.org

Vegetarian Network - Atascadero, CA

Vidanimal Foundation, Cali COLUMBIA

Volunteers for Inter-Valley Animals - Lompoc, CA
www.viva-animal-shelter.org

Voters for Animal Rights - Akron, OH

Wetnose Animal Fundraising Campaign, Bungay UNITED KINGDOM
www.wetnose-campaign.com

Wet Nose Animal Rescue Centre - Pretoria, SOUTH AFRICA www.wetnose.org.za  

Where Wolves Rescue, Surprise AZ www.wolfcountry.com/Where_Wolves_Rescue/

Wild Wear - Louisville, CO
www.wildwearonline.com

Wildlife Information Center - Slatington, PA
www.wildlifeinfo.org

Wildlife Land Trust - Washington, DC
www.wlt.org

Wildlife Watch - New Paltz, NY
www.wildwatch.org

World Association for Voice of Animals - Sydney, AUSTRALIA
www.wava.org.au


World Mission for Animals, World Church of Holy Service - Glendale, OR

World Society for the Protection of Animals - Boston, MA
www.wspa-americas.org

World Whale Police - Olympia, WA
www.worldwhalepolice.org

Yolo Wildlife Rescue - Davis, CA

 

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