The HSUS works to advance public policies—including at the state and federal levels—to protect animals from cruelty and abuse.
October 30, 2014
Academy Award-winning actress Ellen Burstyn has announced her support of the campaign to stop the trophy hunting of wolves and the power grab by politicians in Michigan.
October 23, 2014
Edie Falco, Nurse Jackie actress and Emmy award winner, is urging Gov. Chris Christie to sign S. 998 to ban the extreme confinement of breeding pigs in New Jersey.
October 21, 2014
After more than a two-decade battle in and out of the legislature and major momentum among animal advocates, the House of Representatives refused to vote on HB 1750, which would ban live pigeon shoots and the sale of dog and cat meat in the state.
October 20, 2014
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October 14, 2014
Absent further court challenges, California’s landmark ban on force feeding ducks to produce foie gras will stay in effect.