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The Humane Society of the United States
Our Big Fights
How You Can Help
Banning Trophy Hunting
Ending Cosmetics Animal Testing
Preventing Horse Slaughter
Protecting Chickens Used For Meat
Stopping Puppy Mills
Battling the Worst Hunting Practices
Ending Animal Fighting
Ending Dog Meat
Ending Pet Homelessness
Fighting Animal Cruelty and Neglect
Helping Captive Animals
Helping Captive Wild Animals
Improving the Lives of Farm Animals
Keeping Pets for Life
Promoting Smarter Wildlife Management
Protecting Marine Wildlife
Stopping the Wildlife Trade
Taking Suffering Out of Science
Horses & Burros
Mice & Rats
Horses & Burros
Coping with the death of your pet
When your pet dies, it's natural to feel sorrow, express grief, and need understanding and comfort from friends and family. Sometimes it's hard for others to understand your loss.
Foods that can be poisonous to pets
Some foods that are safe for people can be very dangerous for pets. Protect your pets by reading our list of some common foods that can be poisonous for dogs, cats and other pets.
Glue boards (also known as glue traps) might seem like a safe solution to ridding your home of uninvited guests of the crawling, flying or scurrying sort, but they are one of the cruelest.
What to do about snakes
Snakes instill a deep-rooted fear in many people that few other animals can match. But there’s no justification for the persecution of these animals and the acts of violence often committed when even the most harmless of them is sighted.
Adapted from the book Wild Neighbors
Adopting from an animal shelter or rescue group
Animal shelters are your best source when looking for a pet. Not only do they have a great selection of adult animals for adoption, but many of them also have kittens, puppies and purebred pets.
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