Position Statements



These statements express the values and positions of Angels of Assisi on a wide range of issues involving human activities affecting animals. These positions are not immutable, given that circumstances, technology, and societal values can and do change.

Nonviolence
Animals in Entertainment and Competition
Behavioral Pharmacology
Breed-Specific Bans
Breed Specific Legislation and Policies
Dangerous Dog Laws
Data Collection & Reporting
Declawing Cats
Exotic Animals as Pets
Hoarding
Hybrids as Pets
Keeping Pets and People Together
Mandatory Spay/Neuter Laws
Microchips
Ownership/Guardianship
Training Aids and Methods
Zoos and Aquariums