January 21, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States applauds the city of Arcadia, Calif., for suspending its coyote trapping and killing program. The HSUS had raised concerns with City Council of Arcadia about this inhumane and inefficient approach to reducing conflicts.
January 13, 2011
In recognition of its work to develop and market a humane approach to controlling bird populations, Innolytics, LLC is among the 2010 recipients of The HSUS' Corporate Progress Award.
December 14, 2010
President Obama’s bipartisan deficit-reduction commission is making recommendations for reducing the deficit, and here at The Humane Society of the United States and the Humane Society Legislative Fund we are proposing a few cost-cutting measures for lawmakers to consider in getting the country’s budget back on track.
November 23, 2010
The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco halted the National Marine Fisheries Service’s program to kill federally protected sea lions at the Bonneville Dam on the Washington and Oregon border.
November 18, 2010
The HSUS applauded the city of Wheaton, Ill., for taking a major step toward humanely addressing conflicts between people and coyotes.
November 9, 2010
The HSUS and the Washington Humane Society praised the D.C. Council for passing legislation to regulate wildlife control operators in the District, ensuring consumer protection and humane treatment of wildlife.
October 27, 2010
The only U.S. manufacturer of the poison Avitrol® will halt all sales on Oct. 27 and close its doors at the end of the month. The HSUS is pleased that this lethal product will no longer be available.
August 6, 2010
In a victory for the gray wolves of the northern Rockies, a federal judge today granted conservationists’ request to stop the slaughter of wolves and reinstate federal Endangered Species Act protections.
July 27, 2010
Read a first-hand account of the beginning days of the Thunder Basin prairie dog relocation project--a collaboration between animal groups and the U.S. Forest Service to save hundreds of prairie dogs from poisoning.
July 14, 2010
The HSUS calls on New York officials to immediately halt its program to kill resident Canada geese and work instead on a nonlethal plan.