October 1, 2010
The HSUS commends the Ohio Elections Commission for ruling the Ohio Gamefowl Breeders Association PAC violated campaign finance laws by funneling political campaign contributions through private individuals.
August 4, 2010
The HSUS supplied key information to the Indiana Gaming Commission that led to the raid of Wally’s Gamefowl Farm, a breeding operation that allegedly supplied birds to overseas cockfights.
August 2, 2010
Eric Sakach, senior law enforcement specialists for The HSUS, issued a statement in response to Sunday morning’s deaths at an illegal cockfight near Livingston, Calif.
July 24, 2010
The HSUS helps seize 24 fighting roosters as well as 400 hens living in deplorable conditions in North Carolina.
June 30, 2010
Landmark Ohio Animal Welfare Agreement Reached Among HSUS, Ohioans for Humane Farms, Gov. Strickland, and Leading Livestock Organizations
A deal struck among The HSUS, Ohioans for Humane Farms, Ohio agriculture leaders and Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland will lead to major animal welfare improvements in Ohio on a raft of issues.
June 26, 2010
An investigation initiated by The HSUS led to a Polk County, Tenn., Sheriff's Office raid of a suspected large-scale animal fighting operation, resulting in more than 100 people being charged with cockfighting.
June 22, 2010
Almost 1,200 birds believed to used for cockfighting were discovered today in Montebello, Calif., by a multi-agency task force led by The Southeast Area Animal Control Authority.
June 7, 2010
The HSUS assisted the Greenville County Sheriff’s Office by conducting evidence identification and documentation at the Sunday raid of a suspected cockfighting operation.
May 27, 2010
The HSUS issued a statement in response to the Louisiana House of Representatives’ passage of a bill that would make it illegal to be a spectator at a cockfight.
May 17, 2010
The HSUS applauds Minnesota for enacting bills to protect animals in domestic disputes and to criminalize drugs and implements used in animal fighting.