• December 2, 2009

    Raleigh Area Pet Stores Take ‘Puppy Friendly’ Pledge

    Thanks to the efforts of local advocates, many Raleigh pet stores have signed The HSUS’ puppy friendly pet store pledge — committing not to sell puppies, but instead support local animal adoption programs and provide literature that helps customers learn how to locate a reputable breeder.

  • December 2, 2009

    Oprah: A Powerful Voice for Animals

    In addition to her effect on her viewers and others around the world, Oprah has made a lasting impact on animals and has made a difference in how we treat them.

  • December 1, 2009

    Wisconsin Becomes 10th State in 2009 to Combat Puppy Mills

    The HSUS applauds Gov. Jim Doyle and the Wisconsin state legislature for enacting an important law to regulate large scale puppy producing operations, known as puppy mills. These breeding facilities are a growing national concern.

  • November 30, 2009

    Take Action: It’s Puppy Mill Action Week

    As The HSUS launches the third annual Puppy Mill Action Week, a former employee of a convicted puppy mill operator speaks out to expose the hidden cruelty behind puppy mills.

  • November 20, 2009

    Austin Puppy Friendly Stores

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Thanks to the efforts of animal advocates, several Austin area pet stores have signed The Humane Society of the United States’ puppy friendly pet store pledge — committing not to sell puppies, but instead support local animal adoption programs. The HSUS applauds these independent retailers.

  • November 20, 2009

    Tucson Puppy Friendly Stores

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Thanks to the efforts of local animal advocates, several Tucson area pet stores have signed The HSUS’ puppy friendly pet store pledge — committing not to sell puppies, but instead support local animal adoption programs. The HSUS applauds these independent retailers.

  • November 18, 2009

    NY Dog Cruelty Reward

    The Humane Society of the United States

    The Humane Society of the United States is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for abandoning more than 30 young dogs and puppies in Erie County, N.Y.

  • November 12, 2009

    A Brave Voice Against Puppy Mills

    All Animals magazine

    Ted Paul, a reputable dog breeder, speaks out against puppy mills

  • November 3, 2009

    Santa Fe, Taos Area Pet Stores Take ‘Puppy Friendly’ Pledge

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Several Santa Fe and Taos area pet stores have signed The Humane Society of the United States' puppy friendly pet store pledge — committing not to sell puppies, but instead support local animal adoption programs and provide literature that helps customers learn how to locate a reputable breeder.

  • October 23, 2009

    Chicago Area Pet Stores Take ‘Puppy Friendly’ Pledge

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Thanks to the efforts of local animal advocates, nearly 50 Chicago area pet stores have signed The Humane Society of the United States' puppy friendly pet store pledge — committing not to sell puppies, but instead support local animal adoption programs or provide literature that helps customers learn how to locate a reputable breeder.

  • October 14, 2009

    Dog to Dog Q&A: Meet Spock, Puppy Mill Survivor

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Hundreds of animal lovers and their canine companions gathered in the nation's capitol on Oct. 10 for the fourth annual Humane Society Walk for the Animals.

  • October 6, 2009

    The HSUS Rescues More Than 100 Animals from Arkansas Puppy Mill

    The Humane Society of the United States

    About 100 dogs, 5 cats and 2 guinea pigs have been given a new lease on life thanks to the diligent efforts of the Johnson County Sheriff's Department and The Humane Society of the United States, who came together to rescue the animals from horrific conditions at a Lamar, Ark. puppy mill.

  • October 2, 2009

    Fighting Puppy Mills Becomes Fashionable

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Designer Nick Friedberg has created a jacquard fabric bracelet and matching canine companion collar for his 2010 NSF Spring collection and 100% of NSF's profits goes toward supporting the Stop Puppy Mills campaign. He and GQ Magazine decided to throw a star-studded party in the Hollywood Hills to raise awareness.

  • September 21, 2009

    Survivors are Stars at Puppy Mill Awareness Day

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Rescue Ink, a band of tough, tattooed animal advocates featured in a new series on the National Geographic channel—along with Victoria Stilwell, host of Animal Planet’s “It’s Me or the Dog”—were a few of the celebrities present at the 6th annual Puppy Mill Awareness Day in Lancaster, Pa., Sept. 19.

  • August 31, 2009

    The HSUS Assists in Tenn. Puppy Mill Raid

    The Humane Society of the United States

    The HSUS, in conjunction with the Dickson County Sheriff's Office and the District Attorney's Office, rescued more than 50 dogs and at least a dozen other animals from an alleged puppy mill in Dickson County.

  • August 27, 2009

    More Than 100 Dogs Rescued From Va. Puppy Mill

    The Humane Society of the United States

    More than 100 dogs have a new chance for happiness after rescuers with The Humane Society of the United States arrived in southern Virginia to work with Augusta County Animal Control and the Virginia State Veterinarian???s office to remove them from a deplorable puppy mill operation. The removal of the dogs followed an inspection by local authorities with the assistance of the HSUS' Wilde Puppy Mill Task Force.

  • August 19, 2009

    Puppy Mill Dogs, Cats Turned Over to The HSUS

    The Humane Society of the United States

    More than 550 animals were rescued from the deceptively named "Peggy's Perfect Pets" in Kaufman County, Texas.

  • August 17, 2009

    The HSUS Awarded More Than 500 Animals Rescued from Texas Puppy Mill

    The Humane Society of the United States

    Today a Texas judge awarded ownership of approximately 550 animals rescued during a Kaufman County puppy mill raid to The HSUS.

  • August 13, 2009

    Checking Back After the Rush

    The Humane Society of the United States

    On August 11, we helped rescue more than 500 dogs and about 15 cats from squalor on a northeastern Texas puppy mill. Two days later, here's a reflection on one dog who really stood out.

  • August 11, 2009

    500+ Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill

    The Humane Society of the United States

    The HSUS' investigations unit, puppy mill campaign and emergency services team came together to shut down a 40-year cycle of abuse at Klassic Kennels in Kaufman County, Texas.

 

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