The HSUS has a new list out. They examined state animal protection laws in 65 potential categories and then ranked the states.
You can read the whole thing here Billings Gazettes HSUS story
Here are a few hilights of this story:
*California recieved top score
*Montana was ranked 35th, and tied with Alaska, Arkansas, Kentucky, South Carolina, West Virginia, and Wyoming
* North Dakota was ranked 47th and tied with Mississippi
*South Dakota was ranked 50th
There categories are something else. Take a moment and read this insane list compiled by the ever crazy HSUS.