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In response to the release of a Government Accountability Office report on animal use in research, the Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Legislative Fund express our strong support for the establishment of an interagency workgroup to develop metrics to monitor the development...

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Kitty Block, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International released this statement following the announcement of the report this morning from the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services about species extinction...

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The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Legislative Fund are expressing deep concern in response to Delta Airlines’ announcement that they will continue to prohibit pit bull-type service dogs, despite a recent Department of Transportation guidance that airlines may not prohibit...

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CHICAGO – The Humane Society of the United States today honored Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill., as its 2019 Humane Horsewoman of the Year. This award is given on an annual basis to an individual who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to protecting American equines. Rep. Schakowsky is being...

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ANNAPOLIS—The Humane Society of the United States today honored Steuart Pittman, founder of the Retired Racehorse Project, as its Humane Horseman of the Year. This award is given on an annual basis to an individual who demonstrates an outstanding commitment to protect American equines. Anne Arundel...

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SCHAUMBURG—The American Veterinary Medical Association has named Amanda Arrington, founder and director of the Pets for Life program of the Humane Society of the United States, the winner of the 2018 AVMA Humane Award. The award is given annually to a non-veterinarian to recognize achievement in...

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On August 3, 2017 at 10:30 a.m., The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will destroy more than one ton of confiscated illegal elephant ivory in New York City’s Central Park to raise awareness of the poaching crisis and ivory trade. HSI and The HSUS are co-sponsors of the event...

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WASHINGTON⁠—Today the Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society International released findings of an undercover undercover investigation revealing a lucrative ivory trade in the nation’s capital, where ivory dealers take advantage of the lack of local laws banning the sale of ivory...

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MASSACHUSETTS - As Massachusetts legislators prepare to hear testimony on September 10 for a bill to prohibit the sale of ivory and rhino horn, results from an undercover investigation by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) and Humane Society International (HSI) highlight the unregulated...

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The Humane Society of the United States and the Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust are offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to a conviction of the person or persons responsible for the illegal killing of a federally protected gray wolf in south-central Oregon. This is in...

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Today, the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Fish and Wildlife Service announced it is removing gray wolves in the lower 48 contiguous states from the list of species protected by the federal Endangered Species Act. The Humane Society of the United States and the Humane Society Legislative Fund urge...

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House mice, like all animals, like to stay warm and fed, and often spend their lives comfortably inside buildings without causing any problems. If they must go however, these humane tips will help you find them a new home.

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Adapted from the book Wild Neighbors

The Humane Society of the United States and The Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust are offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of pelicans and gulls on Neptune Beach, Fla. The Case...

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What is immunocontraception? Immunocontraception is a birth control method that uses the body's immune response to prevent pregnancy. Why is the Humane Society of the United States sponsoring research in immunocontraception? The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) believes that...

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