September 26, 2011
The HSUS praises General Mills at its annual shareholder meeting for its forward-thinking animal welfare policy.
September 6, 2011
In the film “Contagion,” opening in theaters September 9, a global pandemic is born when humans come into contact with an infected, slaughtered pig. Michael Greger, M.D., HSUS director of public health and animal agriculture, says there’s as much potential fact as fiction in the scenario, but his focus is on how, and where, such a virus is likely to be born.
June 30, 2011
Iowa is the latest state whose "ag gag" bill died with the legislative session. Minnesota and Florida also proposed failed "ag gag" bills in attempts to squelch whistleblowing.
June 23, 2011
High school student and animal advocate Kitty Jones has collected nearly 8,000 signatures in support of I-1130, the Washington ballot measure to prevent the confinement of hens in cages so small they can’t even turn around or spread their wings.
June 13, 2011
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission Rules in The HSUS’ Favor and Against Bob Evans in Dispute over Animal Cruelty Proposal
The SEC issued a ruling against Bob Evans requiring the company to allow its shareholders to vote on a proposal submitted by The HSUS.
May 25, 2011
A federal jury in California has ruled in favor of a group of Central Valley residents after a weeklong trial in a case concerning noxious emissions from Olivera Egg Ranch.
May 23, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States Applauds Kraft’s Animal Welfare Progress at Company’s Annual Meeting
The Humane Society of the United States will applaud the Kraft for switching to cage-free eggs at the company's annual meeting.
May 20, 2011
In Wash. and Ore., two coalitions are working to place measures on each state’s ballot to prevent animal cruelty, preserve the environment, and protect consumers and small farmers.
May 2, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States Applauds Einstein Noah’s Animal Welfare Progress at Company’s Annual Meeting
At the annual shareholder meeting for Einstein Noah Restaurant Group, The Humane Society of the United States will applaud the company for its forward-thinking animal welfare policy.
April 27, 2011
The HSUS is pleased to announce that Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has improved animal welfare and food safety by switching all of the 2.4 million eggs it uses in its U.S. restaurants and room service operations to cage-free.
April 21, 2011
The Humane Society of the United States is praising Snooze for switching to cage-free eggs and gestation crate-free pork.
April 20, 2011
General Mills announced a new cage-free egg purchasing program, prompting praise from The HSUS. The company has committed to switch 1 million of its eggs to cage-free.
April 14, 2011
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March 30, 2011
Food service company Trusthouse Services Group has improved animal welfare and food safety by switching more than 1.5 million whole eggs it uses to cage-free, garnering praise from The HSUS.
March 29, 2011
HSUS representatives will testify at a hearing today to address a bill to prevent extreme cruelty to farm animals.
March 21, 2011
The HSUS proudly announces that Christianity Today is the winner of the first Genesis Outstanding Written Word Award dedicated to journalistic excellence on animal protection issues in faith-based publications. The award was given during the 25th Anniversary Genesis Awards weekend celebration.
March 7, 2011
Citizens from across Oregon are assembling at the state capitol in Salem to rally in support of animal protection legislation and to meet with their lawmakers as part of The HSUS' Oregon Humane Lobby Day 2011.
March 2, 2011
St. Luke’s Hospital has improved animal welfare and food safety by switching to cage-free eggs.
February 17, 2011
Animal Advocates ask Washington State Lawmakers to Protect Animals at Humane Lobby Day 2011 in Olympia
Washington animal advocates met with state lawmakers in Olympia for Humane Lobby Day 2011 today, and urged support of bills to protect sharks and dogs, and oppose legislation that would harm egg-laying hens.
February 8, 2011
The HSUS praised SAGE Dining Services for switching to cage-free eggs.