Friends of Animals is a non-profit international animal advocacy organization. It has been in existence since 1957.
International headquarters are located in Darien, Connecticut where Friends of Animals President Priscilla Feral works.
The stated goal of FoA is to free animals from cruelty and institutionalized exploitation around the world.
FoA depends entirely for its operation on contributions, bequests and grants. Members are kept informed of animal advocacy issues through the FoA magazine, the website and other reports.
Members are encouraged to take active roles in their own communities by working for animal rights.