July 1, 2015
The Hanor Company of Wisconsin is facing a lawsuit for failing to report releases of hazardous amounts of ammonia from one of its massive North Carolina pig factory farms.
April 22, 2015
House of Cards star Kate Mara talks about her recent PSA on factory farming and the benefits of reducing meat consumption.
February 9, 2015
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January 28, 2015
A coalition of environmental, humane and community organizations filed two lawsuits against the Environmental Protection Agency today for failing to address air pollution from factory farms.
November 5, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration approval of several ractopamine-based animal drugs is being challenged by animal advocates and farm workers.
August 18, 2014
The Minnesota Court of Appeals today sided with The Humane Society of the United States and neighbors of a massive new gestation crate pig factory, who challenged the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources decision to allow the facility to take up to eight million gallons of groundwater per year.
August 5, 2014
As Tropical Storm Julio and Hurricane Iselle’s paths are expected to pass over the Hawaiian Islands later this week, The Humane Society of the United States reminds residents to include pets in their disaster preparedness plans.
August 4, 2014
As Tropical Storm Bertha takes form off the coast of Barbados, The Humane Society of the United States reminds residents and municipalities of their obligation to protect their pets.
November 26, 2013
Neighbors of a newly built sow breeding facility have joined with The HSUS in seeking to overturn the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ decision to allow the factory farm to take more than eight million gallons of groundwater per year.
November 21, 2013
Coalition Notifies Iowa Factory Farm of Intent to File Clean Water Act Lawsuit over Repeated Manure Spills
A coalition of community, environmental and animal welfare organizations sent a notice of intent to sue Illinois-based The Maschhoffs, LLC over repeated discharges of hog manure to waterways from one of its Iowa factory farms.