Press Releases

Amendment 13 Endorsed by Florida Veterinarians, Vet Clinics, Songwriter Henry Gross

August 8, 2018

The Protect Dogs-Yes on 13 campaign today announced the endorsement of 25 Florida veterinarians, five Florida veterinary clinics, and nine musicians, artists, and authors including world renowned singer-songwriter Henry Gross.

Yes on 13 Endorsed by AG Bondi, Lara Trump, Rep. Toledo, Others

August 7, 2018

The Protect Dogs-Yes on 13 campaign today announced the endorsement of 37 community leaders including Attorney General Pam Bondi, Lara Trump, State Representative Jackie Toledo, the Gulf Shore Animal League, the Sarasota-Charlotte Democratic Progressive Caucus, five candidates for the Florida House, 13 local businesses, 5 local animal rescue groups, Ingrid Taskin and Red Fences Farm, businessman Mike Dodane, and six prominent attorneys and law firms.

Yes on 13 Endorsed by 57 Local Businesses

August 2, 2018

Protect Dogs-Yes on 13 announced today that it has received the endorsement of 57 local businesses from across the state.

Yes on 13 Endorsed by Hall of Fame Equestrians, Congressman Matt Gaetz, Others

July 31, 2018

Protect Dogs-Yes on 13 announced the endorsement today of 19 leaders from the equine community including world renowned polo champion Mike Azzaro and two other Hall of Fame inductees, Congressman Matt Gaetz, the Humane Society of Marion County, 10 candidates for Congress and the Florida legislature, four animal welfare organizations, and Indivisible Common Cents Ocala.

Yes on 13 Endorsed by Local Elected Officials, Others

July 27, 2018

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 announced the endorsement today of seven local officials including Pasco County Tax Collector Mike Fasano, two civic organizations including the Pinellas County Young Democrats, two local animal shelters including Jacksonville Humane Society, four animal welfare organizations, a news organization, two local dog clubs and six local animal rescue groups.

Yes on 13 Endorsed by 18 Candidates for Congress, State and Local Offices, Rep. Tom Leek

July 25, 2018

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 announced the endorsement today of 18 candidates for Congress, State Senate, State House, and local offices, and State Representative Tom Leek.

Amendment 13 Endorsed by State Senators, Civic Groups and Local Church

July 17, 2018

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 today announced the endorsement of seven current and former State Senators, two civic organizations, three local animal shelters, two animal welfare organizations, two CRC Commissioners, environmental group Imagine Our Florida, and the First Congregational United Church of Christ, Ocala.

Yes on 13 Campaign Endorsed by Lawmakers, Greyhound Adoption Groups, News Outlets

July 13, 2018

The Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 campaign today announced the endorsement of five current or former State Representatives, five greyhound adoption groups, six news outlets including the Sun-Sentinel, Naples Daily News and Ft. Myers News-Press, four animal welfare organizations, and a local animal shelter.

Yes on 13 Campaign Announces Civic Group Endorsements

July 9, 2018

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 today announced it has received the endorsement of four civic organizations, 13 animal welfare organizations, and two local animal shelters.

Amendment 13 has now won the support of 23 local animal shelters, 15 animal welfare organizations, and four civic groups including the Democratic Progressive Caucus of Florida, the Florida Federation of Republican Women and League of Women Voters of Florida.

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 Announces First Animal Shelter Endorsements

Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 Announces First Animal Shelter Endorsements

July 6, 2018

The Protect Dogs - Yes on 13 campaign today announced the endorsement of 22 local animal shelters. These organizations serve as animal welfare first responders throughout the state, from the Panhandle to Key West. They rescue homeless animals, save lives, and provide an invaluable service to both animals and people in every community.