October 19, 2016
After McDonald's announced it will switch to cage-free eggs, more than 200 other companies followed suit. Company vice president Jill Manata talks about the industry-leading move and other efforts to improve animal welfare in McDonald's supply chain.
September 9, 2016
In a progressive move that signals a developing shift in the multifamily housing industry, RP Management, owner-operator of 17 market-priced apartment communities in Pennsylvania, announced that it has removed dog breed and weight restrictions from 13 of its properties.
August 16, 2016
Consumers today want to see humane treatment for animals in all spheres—including food, fashion, and entertainment. Through its work with corporate leaders in various industries, The HSUS is making sure that people know what they’re getting when they buy a ticket, a coat, or an egg—and helping the animals who are part of the system get a better deal.
August 3, 2016
HSUS lauds U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for new rules protecting iconic wildlife in Alaska from aerial hunting, baiting and trapping on wildlife refuges
The Humane Society of the United States applauds the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for finalizing a rule prohibiting cruel hunting methods on more than 76 million acres of National Wildlife Refuge lands in Alaska.
June 22, 2016
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission voted to forego its controversial black bear hunt, promising to revisit the issue in 2017.
June 18, 2016
The Rhode Island Senate has passed a bill which will end the use of bullhooks on elephants in travelling shows and circuses.
April 18, 2016
Learn more about the important victories for animals The HSUS has accomplished so far in 2016.
April 4, 2016
In response to a 2012 legal petition filed by The Humane Society of the United States, World Wildlife Fund, Detroit Zoological Society, International Fund for Animal Welfare, Born Free USA, Big Cat Rescue, Fund for Animals and Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries, the U.S. Department of Agriculture issued guidance making clear that exhibitors violate the Animal Welfare Act by allowing members of the public to handle or feed infant exotic cats like tigers, lions, cheetahs, jaguars or leopards.
March 29, 2016
SUPERVALU—One of Nation’s Largest Grocery Chains—Commits to 100 Percent Cage-Free Future for Egg Supply
SUPERVALU, one of the country’s largest supermarket chains, has announced it will ensure 100 percent of the eggs it sells nationwide come from cage-free chickens by 2025, marking the latest commitment from a top grocer to end the cruel practice of confining hens in cages so tightly, they can’t even spread their wings.
March 17, 2016
En un hecho dramático que abre el camino al eventual fin de la práctica de mantener orcas en cautiverio para su exhibición pública, SeaWorld anunció que suspenderá todos sus programas de cría de orcas para todas las 30 ballenas propiedad de la compañía.