December 11, 2013
Luis Aponte, a student in the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Design program at Miami International University of Art & Design, put his own fur-free spin on a Derek Lam garment to win the grand prize in the ninth annual Cool vs. Cruel Fashion Design Competition. Aponte earned a cash prize of $1,000, and was also awarded an expense-paid, week-long internship in New York City with celebrated fur-free designer and competition judge Victoria Bartlett.
November 26, 2013
Celebrate Animals this Holiday Season with Unique Gift Ideas from The Humane Society of the United States
The Humane Society of the United States has great gift suggestions for everyone searching for the perfect holiday gifts for pet owners, pets or others who care about animals.
November 13, 2013
More than 20 students from The Art Institutes system of schools across the country have been chosen to represent their schools as finalists in the ninth annual Cool vs. Cruel Fashion Design Competition sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States and The Art Institutes.
January 8, 2013
Woody Harrelson, two-time Academy Award-nominated actor, has taken on a new role as narrator of a thought-provoking new video produced by The Humane Society of the United States to promote its campaign to end the use of animal fur in fashion.
April 10, 2012
The HSUS revealed that popular Los Angeles area boutique Kitson recently sold three different items as “faux fur” that were actually real animal fur. These findings are based on independent laboratory analysis using microscopy.
March 15, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Legislative Fund put retailers on alert: starting Sunday, March 18, retailers could be subject to fines and jail time if they sell animal fur-trimmed garments without proper information in advertising and on labels as required by the Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2010.
December 6, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States’ Shareholder Resolution Asks Ross Stores for Fur-Free Policy
January 24, 2011
Spread the word about the cruel fur industry and collect old fur coats to help baby wildlife.
September 3, 2010
Humane Society International/UK and the Fur Free Alliance are delighted to announce the student winners of the 2010 European & International Round of the Design Against Fur poster and animation competitions.