Humane State Rankings 2017

The following analysis of legislation by the Humane Society of the United States reveals some areas in which Maryland can improve to move up in these rankings. We can do better for Maryland’s animals.

Calling all Maryland animal advocates: Let’s roll up our sleeves and pass some humane legislation as the Maryland General Assembly Legislative Session begins next week!

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, February 14th for Humane Lobby Day! Stay tuned for details. #humane2018

California, again, ranks as the nation’s most humane state, while the Dakotas, Mississippi at bottom of list

Lisa Radov

President and Chairman at Maryland Votes for Animals, Inc.
Lisa Radov has been passionate about helping animals since she was eight years old when she embarked on her first fundraising campaign to help stop the slaughter of baby harp seals in Canada.

Lisa has a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA in Marketing and Advertising from the Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business. She was the Owner and Director of Marketing at Gebco Insurance Associates, Inc. from 1986- 2016 and is a Certified Yoga Instructor.

A lover of all animals, Lisa has rescued two dogs, four pet lab rats, six cats, two hamsters, and two guinea pigs.

A mother of four, Lisa has chaired fundraising campaigns and been an active board member of the Parents' Associations at her children's schools. She became politically active in animal issues when her youngest child started volunteering at the shelter where they adopted their two cats.

Lisa is dedicated to passing laws that will make Maryland a leader in the humane treatment of all animals - companion, farm, and wildlife.