Back to All Events

Summit on Advancing Animal Protection through Local Ordinances

  • Jupiter Hotel 800 East Burnside Street Portland, OR, 97214 United States (map)

The Power and Promise of Local Ordinances
Learn to pass city & county laws benefiting animals

We are pleased to announce that The Humane Society of the United States is hosting a summit for animal advocates across Oregon to empower you to advance hard hitting animal protection legislation in your communities. Please join us!

Summit on Advancing Animal Protection Through Local Ordinances:
Fight Puppy Mills, Circuses, Cruel Wildlife Practices and Protect Dogs Living Outside

Saturday, September 28
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jupiter Hotel
DreamBOX Room
900 East Burnside Street, Portland

Animal advocates are building a powerful legal infrastructure for animals nationwide by successfully urging their local City Councils and County Commissions to adopt compassionate ordinances to help build momentum for the successful passage of state laws.

We can change the world for animals through local laws!

Come be inspired to engage in this life saving work by joining us at this summit.

Hear from local elected officials and advocates about their experiences getting city and county laws adopted for animals, how to craft legislation, tips to navigating your local legislative process, strategies for messaging and more.

Earlier Event: September 28
POP Cats: Cats + Pop + Art Festival
Later Event: September 28
September Bully Walk 2019