Extreme animal cruelty is a felony in 46 states. Idaho is not one of them. Jennifer Cook from Hank’s Law will be speaking on the efforts of her foundation to make it a felony in Idaho. This may not sound political nor partisan but apparently every issue no matter how sensible, it is finds objectors. A group of passionate animal rights supporters gathered to form Hank’s Law Foundation. The Foundation’s goal is to work together to amend and strengthen Idaho’s anti-cruelty statutes. Making animal abuse a felony, encouraging stronger enforcement of animal protection laws and providing public education on animal rights issues is the purpose of Hanks law foundation.
This Friday, noon at the Iron Horse, 407 E. Sherman Ave., CDA hear Jennifer Cook speak. Learn what Hank’s Law has done, is doing, and plans to do in the future. Learn how you can be a part of helping prevent cruelty to animals. Our pets can’t vote but we can. If the law is to change, we need to elect people willing to support Hank’s Law.