November 28, 2012
HSI and His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama Call for Kindness to Animals, Marking the Launch of New Affiliate Organization in India
Humane Society International announced the official launch of its office in India at an event in Mumbai featuring His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who spoke movingly about compassion for animals and the responsibility that all of us have to act with intentionality in protecting them from human-caused cruelty.
October 25, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States Applauds Gov. Tom Corbett for Signing Ban on Gas Chamber Use at Animal Shelters
The Humane Society of the United States applauds Gov. Tom Corbett for signing HB 2630 into law. The law bans the use of carbon monoxide chambers at animal shelters and allows shelter personnel to procure the drugs necessary to euthanize animals in a humane manner.
October 3, 2012
The Pets for Life Outreach Toolkit is designed to guide animal care service providers and other social welfare advocates to develop and implement strategies to effectively deliver critical information and resources to areas where affordable and accessible general pet wellness care has not been made readily available.
July 12, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States released a new 30-second video public service announcement featuring all-star pitcher Roy Halladay urging pet owners to spay and neuter their pets.
April 20, 2012
During the 2012 Michigan Humane Lobby Day, more than 75 citizens from across Michigan met with lawmakers at the Capitol and urged them to pass legislation to ban the euthanasia of shelter animals by gas chamber, increase protections for dogs at large scale breeding operations, and to increase protections for consumers who purchase sick animals from pet stores and puppy mills.
March 14, 2012
Following testimony from dozens of advocates and representatives of local and national animal protection groups, the Assembly Budget Subcommittee No. 4 voted unanimously to reject Gov. Jerry Brown's proposal to repeal important sections a 1998 law setting certain requirements for animal shelters commonly known as the “Hayden Law.”
February 28, 2012
The Humane Society of the United States applauds the Virginia General Assembly for passing House Joint Resolution 143, patroned by Del. David Englin, D-Alexandria, designating Feb. 28 as Spay Day in Virginia.
February 22, 2012
Pets for Life financia servicios de esterilización/castración en comunidades marginadas durante febrero
En celebración de World Spay Day (Día Mundial de Esterilización), el programa Pets for Life de The Humane Society of the United States anunció que trabajará con organizaciones locales para proporcionar $75.000 en servicios de esterilización/castración gratis para mascotas de comunidades marginadas.
February 10, 2012
The Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association and Dane County Friends of Ferals are sponsoring a Spay Day event with the goal of sterilizing 200 Dane County feral cats this weekend.
January 27, 2012
"Pets for Life–A New Community Understanding," a new report from The HSUS, shows how community outreach can lead to healthier pets and fewer pets in shelters.
December 6, 2011
Grants, totaling $6,000, will help shelters make new additions, provide for basic repairs and implement new outreach programs to encourage pet adoption.
October 28, 2011
The NFL's Braylon Edwards joins Pets for Life in supporting spaying or neutering your pets to help them live long, healthy lives.
October 8, 2011
Championed by The Humane Society of the United States and other advocacy organizations, backed by Californians, and supported by overwhelmingly bi-partisan votes in the Legislature, the seven bills signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown this session add to California’s track record as a front-runner in initiating path-breaking animal protection legislation.
August 10, 2011
The LSU-SVM’s shelter medicine program gives veterinary students the opportunity to learn about medical care for dogs and cats while providing services to animal shelters in south Louisiana.
July 25, 2011
An HSUS editor by day, Julie Falconer spends her off hours helping feral cats—an animal cause near to her heart and miles from the office.
July 15, 2011
A video from our vaults shows that styles may change, but the basics of being a responsible pet owner are timeless.
January 3, 2011
Keep cats inside for their own safety—and to protect your wild neighbors.
July 28, 2010
Build a simple shelter for feral cats with this easy design