SB-1062   Prohibits the use of elephant bullhooks

SB-1200   Improves animal cruelty reporting

AB-797     Right to Rescue

AB-1825   Gives canine victims a second chance

AB-2269   Ends pound seizures Prohibits release of animals from shelters to research facilities

AB-2505 Closes loophole on gas chamber ban

Adrin Nazarian

Assembly Member Nazarian has maintained an 100% humane voting record.

Adrin Nazarian
Humane Heros

Our Humane Heroes

Paul Koretz


Los Angeles City Councilmember Paul Koretz was instrumental in ending the abuse of elephants by the Ringling Bros. Circus.  By calling for the end of the use of bullhooks, Koretz showed there was no future for this kind of abuse in one of the largest markets for the circus.

Ben Allen

Ben Allen

As a new member of the California State Senate, Senator Allen has been quick to support humane legislation.

AB-96      Outlawing the Sale of Rhinoceros Horns

AB-485    Funding to Address Animal Homelessness and Cruelty

AB-1151  Protecting the Vaquita Dolphins

AB-1825  Protecting Abused Dogs

SB-402     Protecting Fisheries from Trump’s Elimination of Protections (Lead Author)  

SB-602     Protecting Pollinators Including Bees from Neonicotinoids (Lead Author)

SB-1114   Ending Drift Gill Net Permits (Lead Author)

SCR-39     Marine Mammal Rescue Day

John D'Amico


West Hollywood Councilmember D'Amico is one of our groundbreaking Humane Heroes.  D'Amico was instrumental in developing and passing the first fur ban.

John D'Amico
Paul Koretz

Jeffrey Prang


Now serving as Los Angeles County Assessor, Prang was instrumental in developing and passing the first puppy mill ban.

Jeffrey Prang

When our endorsed candidates are elected to office, they make a real difference in the lives of animals.

Below is a list of our Humane Heroes along with their achievements.  Their contributions to compassionate laws have saved lives and reduced suffering for countless animals in our communities.


They deserve our recognition and thanks for their work.