September 15, 2011
Actress Charlotte Ross, The HSUS, and other animal welfare experts meet with legislators and participate in a Congressional briefing about the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act
September 6, 2011
In the film “Contagion,” opening in theaters September 9, a global pandemic is born when humans come into contact with an infected, slaughtered pig. Michael Greger, M.D., HSUS director of public health and animal agriculture, says there’s as much potential fact as fiction in the scenario, but his focus is on how, and where, such a virus is likely to be born.
September 2, 2011
Humorist and author Wade Rouse's anthology of original dog stories, "I'm Not the Biggest Bitch in This Relationship," celebrates the dogs in our lives. The book also benefits The HSUS.
August 15, 2011
The documentary "Madonna of the Mills" focuses on Laura from New York, who rescues dogs from puppy mills and finds them new homes. Kathleen Summers of The HSUS's Puppy Mill campaign is interviewed in the film, which debuts on HBO on August 24, 2011.
June 28, 2011
Meet Buck Brannaman, of the new move "BUCK." He's the orginal "horse whisperer."
June 24, 2011
Leonardo DiCaprio and other celebrities asked the Calif. senate to prohibit the sale of shark fins in the state.
June 17, 2011
Meet 11-year-old opera prodigy Jackie Evancho, The HSUS's youngest Celebrity Ambassador for Animals. She's raising awareness of our Mission: Humane program for kids and supporting the Protect Seals campaign.
June 9, 2011
Grammy-nominated singer Leona Lewis is working with The HSUS and HSI to protect animals and raise awareness of issues ranging from pet rescue, to animal testing, to horse protection.
April 29, 2011
Singer Colbie Caillat, whose albums Coco and Breakthrough sent Caillat to the top of the charts, has become a spokesperson for The Humane Society of the United States' Puppy Mill campaign. She's asking people to pledge not to buy from stores that sell puppies and kittens.
April 8, 2011
Dr. Birute Galdikas rescues and raises orphaned orangutans in Borneo, and Dame Daphne Sheldrick does the same for young elephants in Kenya. Born to be Wild documents their remarkable work---from rescue to release---in stunning 3-D.