September 18, 2010
The Humane Society of the United States will bring 10 dogs rescued from a suspected dogfighting operation to Washington Animal Rescue League.
September 13, 2010
Volunteer leads HSUS anti-dogfighting program in Atlanta
June 18, 2010
HSUS experts assisted an investigation by the Hampton Police Division Animal Control Unit that led to a dogfighting raid resulting in two arrests and the seizure of dogs and dogfighting paraphernalia.
May 26, 2010
A company that allegedly served as a front for a North Carolina dogfighting operation is out of business. The HSYS assisted in investigations by the Randolph County, N.C., Sheriff’s Office and the Bedford County, Va., Sheriff’s Office.
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.
May 10, 2010
The HSUS concluded a multi-city media tour to showcase a new weapon in the fight against animal cruelty — a 24-foot Mobile Animal Crimes Lab containing forensic equipment to help law enforcement at animal fighting or abuse crime scenes.
April 29, 2010
Tails were wagging when The HSUS' Urban Humane Outreach initiative launched in Atlanta with a three-day event.
April 28, 2010
The HSUS joined with the Animal Rescue League of Iowa to unveil a new weapon in the fight against animal cruelty: a rolling Animal Crimes Investigation Unit.
April 20, 2010
The HSUS Calls on Congress to Enact New Law Restricting Sale of Videos of Illegal Acts of Animal Cruelty
The HSUS expressed disappointment that the U.S. Supreme Court upheld a decision throwing out a federal anti-cruelty law, but expressed optimism that Congress will be allowed to draft a more narrow statute to crack down on the sale of videos of illegal animal cruelty.
April 14, 2010
The HSUS commends Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman for signing a law that prohibits the possession of animal fighting paraphernalia.