April 21, 2014
Exchanging bullets for birth control: Once hunted nearly to extinction, deer have pressed into America's suburbs with abundance. New methods of population control are helping to solve the resulting community conflicts without a single shot being fired.
January 2, 2014
The National Park Service will resume using sharpshooters to cull deer at Rock Creek Park. The NPS has not released specific details about the timeline – only that sharpshooters will kill deer at night through the end of March, and that drivers may encounter temporary road closures during that time.
March 28, 2013
The Humane Society of the United States is strongly criticizing the National Park Service’s decision to kill deer at Rock Creek Park beginning Wednesday night.
August 22, 2012
Gardeners share secrets for achieving backyard harmony with wildlife.
March 1, 2012
The HSUS, Predator Defense and Oregon State University alumni commended the decision by the university to deactivate lethal snares set around its sheep research facility in Corvallis, Ore.
October 31, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States and Delaware Votes for Animals (DVFA) have scored a significant victory for wildlife at Prime Hook National Wildlife Refuge in Milton, Del.
February 15, 2011
The HSUS applauds an innovative program in the Baltimore suburbs to control the white-tailed deer population through sterilization.
November 5, 2009
In a letter to Westchester County, N.Y., Executive Andrew Spano, The Humane Society of the United States voiced disappointment over plans to allow bow-hunting of deer in two county parks beginning Saturday.
May 5, 2009
The HSUS urged the U.S. Navy to call off a series of deer culls at Naval Support Activity in Annapolis, Md.