December 12, 2014
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles sure have some cool moves. They're so cool that some kids might want pet turtles of their own. But turtles are wild animals. Learn why they shouldn't be kept as pets.
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.
May 15, 2013
The Humane Society of the United States presented a Humane Wildlife Stewardship Award to participants of Operation Turtle, a public-private partnership that has saved the lives of hundreds of aquatic turtles and other wild animals.
November 14, 2012
The Maryland Wildlife Advisory Commission has recognized the late Susan Hagood, who was employed by The Humane Society of the United States for more than 20 years, as Conservationist of the Year for her lifetime of dedication and achievement in the field of wildlife conservation and protection.
November 30, 2010
Dr. Susan Hagood worked with community activists and a developer in Washington Grove, Maryland, to relocate box turtles who seemed doomed by a new development.
May 21, 2009
The Humane Society of the United States marks World Turtle Day, May 23, by celebrating advances in the past year to protect turtles and tortoises.