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  • April 30, 2013

    Animal Welfare Organizations Converge on Nashville for Animal Care Expo 2013

    Presented by The Humane Society of the United States, Animal Care Expo is celebrating its 22nd year as the world's largest international education and trade show in the fields of animal care, sheltering and rescue. Animal Care Expo 2013 will be held at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn., May 8-11.

  • April 25, 2013

    Maryville Horse Trainer’s Horses Seized in Soring Investigation

    Authorities seized 19 horses who may have been subjected to the cruel practice of “soring” from a Maryville, Tenn., barn and transported them to safety.

  • April 10, 2013

    First-Grade = First-Rate: Indiana Kids Raise Money for Animal Victims of Hurricane Sandy

    After Hurricane Sandy hit, first-graders at Bremen Elementary-Middle School decided to raise money to help people and pets left homeless by the storm.

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    April 4, 2013

    Four Suspected Dogfighting Operations Raided in California

    The Humane Society of the United States assisted the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office, Placer County Sheriff’s Office and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in a large-scale dogfighting investigation and raid involving four properties and resulting in the arrest of four suspected dogfighters and the seizure of 18 dogs.

  • March 31, 2013

    Authorities Raid Mississippi Dogfight in Progress

    The Humane Society of the United States assisted the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office, Benton County Sheriff’s Office and Mississippi Bureau of Investigations in the investigation and raid on an active dogfight in Mississippi.

  • March 31, 2013

    Authorities Raid Mississippi Dogfight in Progress

    The Humane Society of the United States assisted the Marshall County Sheriff’s Office, Benton County Sheriff’s Office and Mississippi Bureau of Investigations in the investigation and raid on an active dogfight in Mississippi.

  • March 28, 2013

    Saving the Whales in "Big Miracle"

    "Big Miracle," inspired by historic whale rescue, shows the power of the human/animal bond and the power of media to help animals. It also tells a great story.

  • March 13, 2013

    The HSUS Helps Rescue 100+ Neglected Animals in Ohio

    The HSUS helped rescue more than a hundred dogs, horses, goats, and other animals suffering from neglect in Bellaire, Ohio.

  • February 26, 2013

    More Than 60 Dogs Rescued from N.C. Breeder

    The Humane Society of the United States, SPCA of Wake County and Guilford County Animal Shelter were called in by Sampson County Sheriff’s Office to help rescue more than 60 dogs from a Sampson County, N.C., property.

  • February 20, 2013

    Five Ways to Help Birds

    Watch "Rio" star Jesse Eisenberg's video explaining why it's a bad idea to buy birds like parrots. Then find out 5 things you can do today for pet birds.

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