August 9, 2012
The HSUS Applauds Appointment of Ben Hueso as New Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee Chair
The following is a statement from Jennifer Fearing, California senior state director of The HSUS, on Speaker John Pérez’s, D-Los Angeles, appointment of Assemblymember Ben Hueso, D-San Diego, as the new chairperson of the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee.
August 3, 2012
In early June, a Massachusetts Audubon Society staff member dropped off three infant mink orphans, each weighing less than seven ounces. A neighbor had seen the minks' mother hit by a car and heard the frightened orphans crying nearby.
July 26, 2012
Prairie dogs, sharks, honeybees, and black bears aren’t your typical cover models, but Kind News isn’t your typical magazine.
July 19, 2012
A Plymouth County, Mass., woman spotted a tiny Eastern screech owl heavy entangled in a fishing line and a fish hook. She cut him free and brought him to the Cape Wildlife Center for rehab.
July 16, 2012
More than 750 Canada geese from New York City’s Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge were rounded up and inhumanely killed, while ongoing programs in Central Park and Prospect Park show that nonlethal management of Canada goose numbers is possible—and even more effective.
July 5, 2012
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle discusses how the organization is helping animals affected by the spate of wildfires in the West and its implications for animal welfare globally.
June 28, 2012
Fires in Colorado have consumed 181,426 acres and almost 35,000 residents have evacuated. Utah and Montana also face wildfires. The HSUS reminds pet owners to take their pets with them if facing evacuation.
June 26, 2012
The following is a statement from Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The HSUS, on the consideration of Senate Bill 1221 to prohibit inhumane bear and bobcat hounding, by the Assembly Water, Wildlife and Parks Committee.
June 25, 2012
More than 110 California veterinarians have joined the HSVMA in calling for an end to the inhumane practice of hounding bears and bobcats.
June 14, 2012
Cape Wildlife Center and Tufts University work together to heal and rehabilitate a fox kit injured before her mother could move her den out of a boatyard.