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Anti-soring campaigners condemn alternative bill
Footage from an undercover video revealing horse abuse in the walking horse show industry.
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Plans to auction puppy creates a storm for Birmingham Children's Theatre
A copy of the photograph of a Cavalier King Charles puppy posted on the Facebook page of Birmingham Children's Theatre.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Ellen's Oscar Tweet Turns into Huge Charity Gift
Wayne Pacelle is the president an d chief executive officer of Th e Humane Society of the United States .
Chicago passes anti-puppy mill ordinance
Chicago has joined the list of cities which will no longer sell animals in pet stores that come from large-scale commercial breeders or " puppy mills ," according to Wednesday's Chicago Tribune .
Other states join Missouri's challenge of egg law
Five other states on Thursday joined Missouri's effort to strike down a California law barring the sale of eggs produced by hens kept it cages that don't meet size and space requirements.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Conservationists fear Pa. House bill -
While Pennsylvania residents who care about animals continue pushing for legislation to protect animal rights, a Humane Society of the United States official is warning the public about one proposed bill that could potentially weaken laws protecting endangered species.
Ellen's Oscar selfie brings $1.5M donation to Humane Society
She is directing $1.5 million to The Humane Society of the United States after Samsung decided to give a dollar to her designated charity for every re-tweet of that star-studded selfie at Sunday night's Academy Awards.
President's budget includes ban on horse slaughter funding
President Barack Obama's proposed budget for fiscal year 2015 includes a request for Congress to continue the prohibition on spending tax dollars to inspect horse slaughter plants.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
35 Dogs Taken From Suburban Puppy Mill, 'One of 100 Worst' in U.S.
Nearly three dozen dogs are in need of gentle hands and new homes after being removed from what the Humane Society of the United States recently named one of the 100 worst puppy mills in the country.
5 Tips for Finding a Rental With a Large Dog
Finding an affordable and comfortable apartment can be an incredibly time-consuming process.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Virginia Senate Passes Pet Protection Bill
A bill to prevent domestic violence survivors from further endangering themselves and their children for the sake of their pets, passed the Virginia Senate on Thursday after five years of ongoing debate.
Arkansas puppy mill rescue efforts saves the lives of more than 120 dogs
On Monday morning, James and Tara Best appeared in a Jefferson County court and were each charged with 100 counts of animal cruelty after last week's raid on their White Hall farm resulted in the seizure of nearly 200 animals reported ArkansasMatters.com.
Larry's Look | Shelter Pet Project
Wayne Pacelle, President & CEO of the Humane Society and Rich Avanzino, President of Maddie's Fund were our guests on Larry's Look this morning.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Sale of trafficking of dog and cat meat awaits House Ag hearing
In an interview with Inga Gibson,Hawaii Senior State Director, State Affairs for HSUS she reported the progress of animal bills introduced to the legislature.
Guest column: Greyhound racing: All bets are off
During his 17 years with The Humane Society of the United States, including seven as president and CEO, Wayne Pacelle has played a leading role in transforming The HSUS, the nation's largest animal protection charity, into a dynamic public force and voice for all animals.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Guest Commentary / State program needed: Spay and neuter still ground zero
Every year on the fourth Tuesday in February, animal welfare organizations around the globe celebrate "World Spay Day," a campaign championed by The Humane Society of The United States, which shines a spotlight on spay/neuter as a way to save the lives of companion animals.
Federal appeals court asked to uphold anti-soring regulations
The Humane Society of the United States has formally flagged its support for new anti-soring regulations introduced by the US Department of Agriculture, which are being challenged through the courts.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
183 animals seized from suspected Ark. puppy mill
More than 100 dogs, 20 horses, cats, rabbits, turtles and exotic birds have been rescued in what authorities say is the most significant puppy mill bust in county history here.
Virginia Senate Passes Pet Protection Bill
RICHMOND, Va. -A bill to prevent domestic violence survivors from further endangering themselves and their children for the sake of their pets, passed the Virginia Senate on Thursday after five years of ongoing debate.
Runaway cats won't go far but may be hard to find
If a scared dog bolts from home, it's likely to run as fast and far as it can. But if a house cat panics, it's more likely to slink away and stop at the first good hiding place it finds.