About Us

The mission of Nevada Animal Owners Alliance is to celebrate animals, and to prevent animal cruelty.  NAOA will work to pass animal owner protection laws and to combat anti-animal enterprise legislation at the County and state level through legislative advocacy, to implement programs that will inform Nevadans regarding animal protection issues, and to promote responsible animal ownership by providing hands-on programs and tools to help Nevadans protect the animal enterprise.

Animal Rights

is a concept that all animals are entitled to possession of their own lives and to end all human “Exploitation” of animals. This includes but not limited to eating meat, hunting, rodeos, horse shows, zoos, using animals for veterinarian or medical research, dog shows, circuses, guide dogs for the blind, police or work dogs, rescue dogs, working animals and the practices of pet ownership.

Animal Welfare

to prevent suffering and cruelty to animals. The desire to Implement Humane Treatment of animals in all aspects of the animal enterprise. To provide a sanctuary for homeless, abandoned, abused or unwanted pets. Adhering to responsible practices in all aspects of animal well being, including proper housing, management, disease prevention and treatment, responsible care, humane handling, and, when necessary, humane euthanasia.