July 30, 2012
The HSUS Welcomes the National Institutes of Health Grant Program Focused on Replacing Animal Use in Drug Development
The HSUS congratulates the 17 awardees of the first grants from the interagency collaboration between the National Institutes of Health, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
July 25, 2012
The HSUS applauds the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee for approving the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act (S. 810) and urges its passage in the full U.S. Senate.
July 10, 2012
The HSUS issued a statement on the closure of an invasive chimpanzee research program at Bioqual, Inc--a laboratory in Rockville, Md.
July 9, 2012
Sir Paul McCartney has given his backing to The HSUS and HSI’s Be Cruelty-Free campaign, the largest-ever global effort to end animal testing for cosmetics worldwide.
July 6, 2012
Humane Society International and The Humane Society of the United States Issue Statement on Urban Decay Decision to Abandon China Sales
Humane Society International and The HSUS are issuing the following statement in response to an announcement from cosmetics giant Urban Decay that it has cancelled plans to market its products in China, a country that requires animal testing for cosmetics
July 5, 2012
The HSUS praises the U.S. Department of Transportation for proposing to strengthen regulations regarding the transportation of animals on airplanes.
June 11, 2012
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle discusses how the organization uses its position as a stockholder to generate progress for animal welfare in various industries, including chimpanzee research and cosmetics testing.
June 7, 2012
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle discusses his admiration for famed animal advocate Jane Goodall.
June 4, 2012
The HSUS delivered more than 30,000 letters from the public to members of the National Institutes of Health’s Council of Councils and its working group currently evaluating the use of chimpanzees in NIH-supported research.
May 21, 2012
Scientists from Humane Society International, The Humane Society of the United States and other animal welfare groups are pleased that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it will reduce animal testing requirements for pesticides.