November 17, 2014
The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is being urged to stop the trophy hunting of wolves, in the wake of the nation’s first statewide vote on wolf hunting in the recent election.
November 5, 2014
Mainers for Fair Bear Hunting expressed disappointment about the election results on Question 1, but thanked more than a quarter million Mainers who voted to end bear baiting, hounding, and trapping.
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 14, 2014
Absent further court challenges, California’s landmark ban on force feeding ducks to produce foie gras will stay in effect.
September 5, 2014
Once hunted to the brink of extinction, gray wolves are again caught in the crosshairs. Here's a look at one of nature's most misunderstood creatures and the fight to protect them.
August 13, 2014
Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed a bill prohibiting direct physical contact between members of the public and captive tigers, lions and other big cats in the state.
August 12, 2014
HSUS New York state director Brian Shapiro praises Gov. Cuomo and state legislators for banning elephant ivory and rhino horn in the state.
August 5, 2014
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has taken unprecedented action today by signing legislation that will end New Jersey’s contribution to the devastating international trade in ivory and rhino horns.