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Jesse A. Baumgartner

Jesse was a 1949 graduate of Parkersburg High School and a member of the Humane Society of the United States. He worked for several years at the American Viscoe Company and retired from AmPak of Parkersburg, W.Va.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Live Science

Lab-On-A-Chip Tech is Revolutionary, Yet Universities Cling to 'Dark Ages'

Pascaline Clerc is senior director of Animal Research Issues at The Humane Society of the United States . Clerc studied mitochondria at the University of Grenoble, France, before joining the U.S. National Institutes of Health and the University of Maryland in Baltimore as a post-doctoral fellow, where she studied cell-death pathways and brain metabolism after traumatic brain injury, including in animal models.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Live Science

In Massive Shift, Nestl Takes on Animal Cruelty

Matthew Prescott, food policy director for The Humane Society of the United States, contributed this article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights . In late August, Nestl, the world's largest food company, rocked animal agribusiness when it teamed up with humane organizations to announce groundbreaking reforms in the way chickens, pigs, cows and other animals in its global supply chain will be treated.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Horsetalk

Time running out to get anti-soring bill through Congress - HSUS

Time is running out for Congress to pass widely supported legislation which aims to toughen controls around the illegal practice of horse soring, the Humane Society of the United States says. The Prevent All Soring Tactics Act, H.R.1518, has reached 300 co-sponsors in the US House of Representatives.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

HSUS reps claim financial transparency

State representatives for the Humane Society of the United States contend the organization is fully transparent about how it helps to protect animals and posts some financial information on its website for public inspection. Although the posted information does not give a breakdown of specific expenses or contributions, its 2013 annual report shows HSUS spent 81 percent or $134,934,326 of its budget on animal protection programs.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

NBC Miami

Investigation: U.S. Cracks Down on Puppy Imports

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is cracking down on the importation of young, sick puppies for sale in the United States. Beginning in mid-November, only puppies over six months old that are in good health with proof of vaccination will be allowed to enter US ports of entry on their way to being offered for sale.

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WTKG-AM Grand Rapids

Ballot Proposals Approved For November Election

The Board of State Canvassers approved language for the two proposals appearing on the November ballot, as well as the ballot designations those will carry. Proposal One would establish a wolf hunting season in the state.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Examiner.com

Woman who starved her dogs to death is sentenced to six days in jail

An Ohio woman who starved a dog and a puppy to death pleaded guilty to cruelty against companion animals on Wednesday. Amber Kinsey, 31, of Cleveland, was then sentenced by Cleveland Municipal Judge Ronald Adrine to six days in jail and five years of probation.

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Agri Marketing

Animal Ag Alliance Releases Report On 2014 Animal Rights Conferences

ANIMAL AG ALLIANCE RELEASES REPORT ON 2014 ANIMAL RIGHTS CONFERENCES Sep. 4, 2014 Source: Animal Ag Alliance news release The Animal Agriculture Alliance today released a report that chronicles observations from the 33rd annual Animal Rights National Conference presented by The Farm Animal Rights Movement and the Humane Society of the United States' Taking Action for Animals conference. Collectively, more than 2,500 people, many from foreign countries including; Brazil, Canada, India and Europe, attended the conferences.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

WRAL.com

Malnourished horses, dogs rescued from Warren County farm

"What has happened here to these animals is an absolutely horrible crime," said Kim Alboum, state director for the Humane Society of the United States.

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WCKT-FM Fort Myers

Then scoop it up with Amy Lynn on Sept. 20 - proceeds to benefit the Gulf Coast Humane Society

Only choose one of the "Swirl Variegates" and 2-3 of the "Inclusions" You will also receive a bucket of your Ice Cream creation as well as the opportunity to raise money for the Gulf Coast Humane Society alongside Amy Lynn on Saturday, September 20th from 6p-8p No-kill shelter that does not euthanize any animal for lack of space or length of time ... (more)

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

The Paramus Post

Humane Society Legislative Fund Endorses Sen. Cory Booker of New Jersey for Reelection to U.S. ...

The Humane Society Legislative Fund, the nation's leading political advocacy organization for animal welfare, announces its endorsement of Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J., for reelection to the U.S. Senate.

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WCTV Tallahassee

71 Rescued Dogs Almost Ready to Find Homes

The situation was so bad, the Humane Society of the United States were called in the help.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Some puppy progress

Many people are working to end puppy mills in the United States, or at least to get the U.S. Department of Agriculture to better regulate them so animals do not live in deplorable conditions.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Beef Magazine

BEEF Daily Reader Warns Of HSUS & eBay Link

Shoppers on eBay might notice the option to donate to the Humane Society of the United States after each purchase.

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Daily Journal

South Carolina political campaign goes to the dogs

Boots McMaster, a bulldog with no chance of being elected, is a well-known political face this campaign season.

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KNUS-AM Aurora

South Carolina political campaign goes to the dogs

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Northwest Florida Daily News

Don't take needless chances with dog-baby photos

Dear Readers, In September 2000, the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association published an article detailing a study of the breeds of dogs involved in human fatal attacks.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Beef Magazine

Read Between The Lines Of Both Radical Islam And HSUS

The Humane Society of the United States is playing the long game, acknowledging that while changing the opinions of mature Americans might not be possible, children are fertile ground for indoctrination.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Plain Dealer

Cleveland City Hall urges residents to observe 'Meatless Mondays'

An official resolution, approved last week by Cleveland City Council and signed by Mayor Frank Jackson "recognizes the benefits of a diet high in fruits and vegetables, and urges residents to participate in 'Meatless Mondays' to improve their health and decrease their carbon footprint."

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