April 10, 2009
The HSUS applauded the Maine legislature for defeating a bill to allow the hunting of black bears in the spring.
April 1, 2009
The government will allow trophy hunters to begin killing bears in the Great Bear Rainforest, even though Coastal First Nations and most British Columbians want an end to the killing.
March 24, 2009
The HSUS, Born Free and Oregon Humane Society applauded the Oregon Senate for passing a bill to prohibit private possession of wild animals in the state.
March 18, 2009
The HSUS has named five states as having the worst policies on keeping dangerous wild animals as pets.
March 5, 2009
The recent chimp attack in Connecticut demonstrates the need to prohibit possession of wild animals such as primates in Oregon.
January 22, 2009
The HSUS and Wildlife Land Trust are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the illegal killing of a grizzly bear found in Ashton Reservoir in eastern Idaho.
January 16, 2009
The HSUS and Wildlife Land Trust are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for illegally killing a black bear cub in Taylor County, Fla.