March 17, 2016
En un hecho dramático que abre el camino al eventual fin de la práctica de mantener orcas en cautiverio para su exhibición pública, SeaWorld anunció que suspenderá todos sus programas de cría de orcas para todas las 30 ballenas propiedad de la compañía.
February 24, 2016
Envisioning a Humane Economy: In His Forthcoming Book, HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle Writes How The World Can Be Better For Animals—And Humans, Too
HSUS President and CEO Wayne Pacelle tells the story from the front lines of the animal protection movement in his new book, "The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers Are Transforming the Lives of Animals," scheduled to release in April.
July 10, 2015
More than 40 notable figures in the entertainment industry have come out as supporters of a bill that would ban the use of bullhooks on elephants in circuses and traveling shows in California.
April 28, 2015
A bill to prohibit the use of bullhooks on elephants, SB 716, heads to the Senate Appropriations Committee after passing the Senate Public Safety Committee 5-2.
March 9, 2015
Here are six traits of elephants in the wild—and six reasons why Ringling made the right call in retiring its performing elephants.
February 9, 2015
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August 29, 2013
Brent, a 37-year-old retired chimpanzee from Chimp Haven in Keithville, La., has won first place in The Humane Society of the United States’ Chimpanzee Art Contest, which featured paintings created by chimpanzees living in sanctuaries throughout the United States and generated more than 27,000 votes.
August 13, 2013
Judging has commenced for a unique contest featuring artwork created by chimpanzees in sanctuaries.
June 24, 2013
In a letter to the USDA, animal advocates call on authorities to investigate whether two companies behind “running of the bulls” events held in the U.S. are properly licensed.
June 11, 2013
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) announced a proposal to protect all chimpanzees under the Endangered Species Act.