January 14, 2011
When green anoles failed to thrive as classroom pets, fourth-grader Kathryn Koo wanted to make sure the reptiles would go on to have “good lives,” complete with proper care and habitat.
January 6, 2011
The HSUS applauds Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland for issuing an executive order that prohibits keeping dangerous wild animals as pets.
December 10, 2010
Kimie was kept as a pet and used in entertainment as a young chimpanzee. Years later, she was found in a dilapidated cage at an abandonded house and taken in by Chimps, Inc., a chimpanzee sanctuary in Bend, Oregon.
November 23, 2010
Students in grades K-12 are invited to enter the 2010 Chimps Deserve Better Drawing Contest, sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States.
October 26, 2010
Advocates and the maker of a new documentary about exotic animals gathered at the statehouse in Columbus, Ohio calling on policy makers to adopt a ban on keeping dangerous wild animals as pets.
September 22, 2010
The HSUS and The Fund for Animals are pleased to announce that K. Ali Crumpacker has been appointed director of The Fund for Animals Wildlife Center in Ramona, Calif., one of five animal care centers operated by HSUS and The Fund for Animals.
September 17, 2010
Chuck and Cindy Traisi retired from The Fund for Animals Wildlife Center after 25 years.
August 31, 2010
The HSUS is spreading the message to young people about chimpanzees in laboratories through a drawing contest launching Sept. 1. The 2010 Chimps Deserve Better Drawing Contest opens up a conversation about chimpanzees while sparking creativity and compassion among students in kindergarten through 12th grade.
August 20, 2010
Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of The HSUS, released a in response to news reports that an Ohio man died after being mauled by a bear.
July 22, 2010
The HSUS and HSLF commend Illinois Gov. Quinn for signing bills to prohibit to private ownership of primates as pets and require the addition of a bitter flavor to antifreeze and engine coolant to prevent poisoning of children and animals.