FoA in the News

60 Minutes Interviews Priscilla Feral: “Can hunting endangered animals save the species?” 



December 2018

Block the assault on the Arctic Refuge/ CT Mirror

November 2018

Big-game hunters defend kills, say they won’t back down after receiving backlash for posting photos/ Fox News

October 2018

An increase in the bear population has led to calls for a legal hunt. But is that really safer?/ Connecticut Magazine

September 2018

Animal charity with Denver ties sues U.S. in bid to expose African elephant trophy permitting program/Denver Post

July 2018

Report Shows Trump Administration Issued Permits For Lion Trophies To Republican Donors/NPR

More lion trophy hunting permits granted under Trump Administration/ Newsweek

Dozens Of Lion Trophy Permits Issued To Hunters As Trump Rolls Back Import Hurdles/HuffPost

Momentum builds for a ban on NYC fur sales/ New York Daily News

June 2018

Why thousands of barred owls are being shot by U.S. conservationists/ CBC The Current.

May 2018

Commentary: Grazing and oil, not wild horses, degrade public lands/ The Salt Lake Tribune

April 2018

Commentary: Trump’s latest attack on the environment harms wildlife and taxpayers/ The Salt Lake Tribune

There’s no reason to allow hunting of black bears/ The Virginian-Pilot

Federal protections sought for mustangs in Montana mountains/ ABC News

March 2018

Hawk Attack Advice/ Hartford Courant

Bear Hunt Bill Shot Down/ CT Post

Connecticut Should Fear the Hunters, Not the Bears/ CT Mirror

Friends of Animals drafts legislation in New York called Save Africa’s Big 5/ Animals Today

Feb. 2018

New York should stop enabling Big 5 trophy hunting/ Albany Times Union

Friends of Animals calls for the outlaw of trophy hunting/ New York Daily News

Jan. 2018

Talking Animals: Feral, And a Friend of Animals (includes video interviews)/ Deep Roots

Lawsuit Tries To Block Roundup Of Nearly 10,000 Wild Mustangs/ CBS News Bay Area

Dec. 2017

Update: Utah man denies plans to hunt elephants, claims he sought permit to import African trophies for a filmmaking project/ Salt Lake Tribune

Permits for elephant hunting trophies from Zimbabwe are still being issued/ Washington Post

Nov. 2017

Keep Wild Horse Annie’s fight alive/ Reno Gazette 

Endangering the Species Act/ Salt Lake City Tribune 

February 2017

Who Speaks for the Animals?/ KGNU

May 2016

U.S. Agency ends Nevada mustang fertility project/ Capital Press 

April 2016

Senate Bans Importing Lions, Others under Cecil’s Law/ Capital Watch 

March 2016

Animal-rights group moves to block zoos’ elephant import/ Wichita Eagle 

February 2016

Animal-rights group steps up efforts to half import of elephants to Dallas Zoo/ Dallas Morning News

Animal rights group sues to prevent US zoos from importing African elephants/ UK Independent