Welcome to the Greater Appalachian Llama and Alpaca Association’s new website. It’s GALA’s ‘”face to the world” and our Members’ resource destination. Check out the information of the various pull-down tabs. On these tabs you will find information about the organization, how to join, resources, and current events coming up.
Litigation over llamas in the Arctic click to see article on Axios.com. Masters of all they survey: These working llamas escort visitors on hikes in Alaska. Photo by Linda Neuchterlein of Alaska Llamas and Outdoors.
The Llama Defense Fund focuses on co-operating with regulatory federal and state agencies, advocacy training, providing input on policy and legislation, and provides opportunities and resources to law students and professionals to protect the rights of llamas and their owners. Visit the Go Fund Me Site to make a donation.
Good news. New legislation has been passed making animal cruelty a federal crime. In case you were unaware, I thought it important to share this with all of you. Below is a link to read the legislation which Became Public Law on 11/25/2019 No: 116-72. Reported by Jane HM. https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/724