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The Animals' Agenda: Helping People Help Animals ($24/yr., 6 issues, from Subscription Dept., Box 3083, Langhorne, PA 19047-9183). A provocative bimonthly magazine dedicated to informing people about animal rights issues.

Gifts That Save the Animals: 1001 Great Gifts Sold by Nonprofits That Protect Animals by Ellen Berry (Foxglove Publishing, 1995, $9.95 softcover). A handy book full of gifts ranging from American Cetacean Society tie tacks (whales and dolphins) to myriad adopt-an-animal programs to leggings from, of all things, United Poultry Concerns.

American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (424 E. 92nd St., New York, NY 10128; 212/876-7700). The ASPCA was founded to alleviate fear, pain, and suffering in the animal world. Its activities include pet adoptions, shelters, companion animal services, and promotion of humane-law enforcement and legislation.

Feminists for Animal Rights (Box 694, Cathedral Station, New York, NY 10025-0694; 212/866-6422). FAR was formed to abolish abuse against women and animals by promoting ecofeminism, education, and vegetarianism.

The Fund for Animals (200 W. 57th St., New York, NY 10019; 212/246-2096). A national anti-cruelty society that works to protect all animals, wild and domestic.

National Anti-Vivisection Society (53 W. Jackson, Suite 1552, Chicago, IL 60604; 312/427-6065). This group works to educate the public about the controversial practice of animal experimentation.

Pet Loss Support. Grieving the loss of a pet? Write for information on group meetings in your area: Human-Animal Program, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616.