August 25, 2010
The HSUS applauds California lawmakers for passing a resolution urging the U.S. Congress to pass a federal bill to prevent the slaughter of American horses for human consumption.
August 12, 2010
The HSUS and Blaze’s Tribute Equine Rescue Gain Custody of Horses Who Survived Trailer Accident in Oklahoma
The HSUS and Blaze’s Tribute Equine Rescue secured custody today of 17 horses who survived a horrific horse trailer accident in Oklahoma in May.
July 30, 2010
Connecticut high school senior Abbie Branchflower is awarded the 2010 Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship for her advocacy on behalf of horses and other animals.
July 29, 2010
The Humane Society of the United States applauds the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for passing legislation—H.R. 305, the Horse Transportation Safety Act of 2009—that will vastly improve the welfare of horse transport in the United States.
July 26, 2010
The government's latest wild horse management plan is a repeat of the same wasteful, inhumane practices. Through September 3, you can tell the BLM to stop the roundups and start using contraception.
July 8, 2010
The HSUS is awarding its 45th annual Shaw-Worth Memorial Scholarship to Abbie Branchflower of Newtown High School in Connecticut.
June 28, 2010
The HSUS joins in mourning the death of U.S. Sen. Robert C. Byrd, who was a leader on animal protection issues and spoke frequently on the topic on the Senate floor.
May 27, 2010
Following the seizure of 26 neglected horses from a Garrett County, Maryland property, The HSUS made a contribution to assist in their ongoing care and rehabilitation.
May 26, 2010
The HSUS and the American Competitive Trail Horse Association, a nationwide trail riders’ association, are collaborating in an ACTHA-sponsored trail ride to benefit horse rescue groups.
May 14, 2010
Equine welfare advocates from around the country gathered in Nashville to discuss horse rescue outreach at the fourth annual conference of the Homes for Horses Coalition.