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Support AB 2140 - The California Captive Orca Welfare and Safety Act.

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Learn more about AB 2140.

Encinitas City Council unanimously adopts
Hot Car Warning Signs.

Read the story here.

Support our new campaign to protect children and animals.

Dogs in Parked Cars -
A Very Bad Idea!

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Welcome to San Diego Animal Advocates

Animal Advocates and Concerned Citizens Relieved as Elephant Rides Fade Into County Fair History! Notorious “Have Trunk Will Travel” Cancels 2014 Contract Rides After Loss of AZA Certification Read the full press release here.

10 Things You Didn't Know About SeaWorld Click here

San Diego Animal Advocates is an all-volunteer, non-profit 501©3 animal rights organization founded in 1984. Our purpose is to educate the public on issues concerning animals, with a focus on problems of captivity, vivisection, and local area wildlife. While we work primarily on matters in our San Diego area, we also coordinate efforts with national animal protection groups and participate in many state-wide and national campaigns.

Free The Animals- Effective Action Against Vivisection

Conference October 10-12, Cincinnati, Ohio
Sponsored by Stop Animal Exploitation Now! (SAEN)
• 2 full days of training, motivation and tactics
• Private movie screening of Project NIM
• Price includes vegan lunches both days

Register today at or (513) 575-5517

Register Now

SDAA is dedicated to eliminating animal abuse, neglect and exploitation through education, community involvement and direct action. Our concept of compassion extends to all animals – domestic and wild, captive and free. We encourage putting a compassionate philosophy into practice in our lives by adopting a vegan diet and using cruelty-free products.

Click here for a great "Why Vegan?" video.

Contact SDAA by e-mail at
For more information, please call our 24 hour information hotline: (760) 632-8638

Box 230135, Encinitas, CA 92023 • Phone/Fax (760) 632-8638 •