August 22, 2014
About 30,000 African elephants are killed each year for their tusks, but ending the trade in ivory could save elephants from extinction.
August 15, 2014
Digging for Their Lives: An HSUS-Backed Project in Florida Is Unearthing Thousands of Threatened Gopher Tortoises, Saving Them from a Cruel Fate
An HSUS-backed project in Florida is unearthing thousands of threatened gopher tortoises, saving them from being buried alive underneath new housing developments.
August 12, 2014
HSUS New York state director Brian Shapiro praises Gov. Cuomo and state legislators for banning elephant ivory and rhino horn in the state.
July 9, 2014
Authorities are seeking information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the deaths of several endangered least terns.
July 3, 2014
HSUS vice president for wildlife protection, Nicole Paquette, responded to Facebook removing some of Texas Tech cheerleader Kendall Jones’ images of rare and endangered animals she hunted.
July 2, 2014
HSUS Vice President for wildlife protection Nicole Paquette issued a response to the controversy surrounding Texas Tech cheerleader Kendall Jones’ Facebook images of exotic and endangered animals she had killed
June 20, 2014
The HSUS helps place special-needs animals as Nevada's Desert Tortoise Conservation Center prepares to close.
April 8, 2014
Local and national groups are seeking information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for illegally shooting two alligators at the Pond Creek National Wildlife Refuge.
March 11, 2014
The Humane Society of the United States and The Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for illegally shooting an endangered peregrine falcon in West Allis, Wisc.
January 6, 2014
China, the world’s largest market for ivory products, destroyed 6.1 tons of its confiscated stockpile. The momentous event occurred in Guangzhou, a southern port city and main transit and destination point in the global ivory trade.