June 20, 2013
Estate planning experts urge pet owners to prepare for the possibility that their animal companions may outlive them.
November 7, 2012
After Hurricane Sandy, one call for help involved 57 animals--birds, cats, gerbils, hamsters, guinea pigs, ferrets, turtles--crammed into one small apartment.
October 24, 2012
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle lists 55 things you can do to positively impact animals.
October 3, 2012
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle highlights his most popular blog posts from the last quarter.
July 30, 2012
Ricky Gervais Raps Cosmetics Companies for Testing on Animals and Abandoning Ethics to Sell Products in China
Actor and comedian Ricky Gervais lashed out against cosmetics companies that put profit before compassion and test on animals to sell their products in China, where the practice often is required by law.
December 1, 2011
The HSUS sent letters from 26,688 members of the public to 388 federally-funded colleges and universities, urging the schools to adopt a formal policy that would protect animals in their laboratories from severe pain and distress.
August 29, 2011
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle discusses developing alternative methods to replace animals in harmful research and testing.
August 23, 2011
The HSUS leads a global effort to accelerate the replacement of animals in research with more modern techniques. We will harness the momentum of scientific advances and an increasing concern for animal welfare to replace animals in experiments entirely.
August 22, 2011
Resolution Presented at International Forum Calling on Research Institutions to Develop Animal Testing Alternatives
A resolution calling for research institutions around the world to develop and publicize strategies to replace, reduce and refine their use of animals in experimentation is being presented for endorsement to attendees at a prominent scientific conference.
July 15, 2011
A video from our vaults shows that styles may change, but the basics of being a responsible pet owner are timeless.
May 19, 2011
Expo 2011 celebrated 20 years of progress in animal care and marked the retirement of HSUS Vice President for Companion Animals John Snyder.
July 28, 2010
As if starting college isn't hectic enough, there's another decision some consider: whether to have a pet.
November 30, 2009
Recent media reports of the 2009 H1N1 influenza (swine flu) virus cases in companion animals have many guardians concerned for the health of their pets.
November 9, 2009
FAQ on Bob Stevens
September 15, 2009
With the Supreme Court set to consider the constitutionality of a federal anti-animal cruelty law on Oct. 6, The HSUS revealed findings showing a resurgence in the horrific animal 'crush' videos that sparked the law's passage a decade ago.
April 20, 2009
The Supreme Court will review an appellate court decision that struck down the federal Cruelty Depictions Law as unconstitutional in a petition on dogfighting and "crush" videos.