June 21, 2016
A North Carolina Federal Court ruled that an air pollution lawsuit involving a massive pig factory farm may proceed.
June 20, 2016
The Humane Society of the United States commends the New York Legislature for passing S.7345 / A.10170, which extends a four-year moratorium prohibiting the licensing of any new live animal slaughter markets within 1,500 feet of a residential dwelling in New York City.
May 6, 2016
After making tremendous strides with the establishment of 11 state agriculture advisory councils over the past four years, The Humane Society of the United States announced the formation of its National Agriculture Advisory Council.
April 5, 2016
Walmart, la mayor cadena minorista del mundo y el mayor vendedor de alimentos en los EE. UU., anunció que planea adquirir todos sus huevos de fuentes libres de jaulas. La política quedará plenamente implementada para el año 2025 y se aplicará también en las tiendas de la compañía en Canadá.
December 21, 2015
Carnival Corporation & plc, working with The Humane Society of the United States, announced that it will switch to 100 percent cage-free eggs across all of its brands by 2025.
December 7, 2015
Dunkin' Donuts, with The Humane Society of the United States, Announces Timeline for Sourcing 100 percent Cage-free Eggs
Dunkin’ Donuts, with The Humane Society of the United States, today announced a commitment to source 100 percent cage-free eggs for eggs used in its U.S. menu by 2025.
December 2, 2015
Citizens for Farm Animal Protection Files 130,000 Signatures for Campaign to Prevent Farm Animal Cruelty Ballot Question
Relying on the strength of more than 1,000 volunteers and no paid signature gathering firm, Citizens for Farm Animal Protection today announced that the coalition has gathered more than 130,000 signatures of Massachusetts voters in support of the proposed 2016 statewide ballot measure that would phase out extreme confinement and lifelong immobilization of animals on factory farms as well as the sale of products produced under those conditions.
October 23, 2015
Hazon, the leading Jewish sustainability organization in North America, has teamed up with The Humane Society of the United States to further farm animal welfare education and advocacy within the Jewish community in time for Food Day 2015 this Saturday, October 24th, an event that inspires Americans to reflect upon their diets and food choices.
October 21, 2015
A new study shows how cows express their emotions. Learn what to look for.
September 18, 2015
The Humane Society of the United States is opposing the recently released U.S. Department of Agriculture policy for controlling avian influenza on commercial poultry production operations, which allows for the use of “Ventilation Shut Down.”