13 hrs ago
Reward of $US5000 in horse strangulation case
The reward, for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the teenagers allegedly responsible, is offered by the Humane Society of the United States.
19 hrs ago
Reward offered in case of cats thrown from moving vehicle
The Humane Society of the United States is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction in a case cats thrown from a moving vehicle in the City of Oneida on July 24. According to Wanderer's Rest Humane Association in Canastota, on July 24, a witness reported a garbage bag being thrown out of a moving vehicle on Lake ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Senate committee advances captive primate bill
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee passed the federal Captive Primate Safety Act, which would prohibit transporting primates in interstate commerce for the exotic pet trade.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Whitfield says ethics complaint is an attempt to derail anti-soring bill
U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield, R-Hopkinsville, said Monday that an ethics investigation underway in Washington was prompted by efforts to derail his legislation to fight soring of Tennessee walking horses.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
The Washington Post
Animal rights group warns Missouri ballot measure would protect puppy farming
A cow on Kevin Heiserman's Rowley farm feeds on hay near Rowley, Iowa. Farm groups across the Midwest have pushed for stronger protections under law.
Banned in 160 Nations, Why is Ractopamine in U.S. Pork?
Wayne Pacelle is the president an d chief executive officer of Th e Humane Society of the United States .
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
On the Positive Side: Global support for a problem of cat proliferation
Quite often we find support or action outside our local arena that sheds a positive light on issues in our back yard.
The Wichita Eagle
Humane Society finances opponents of right-to-farm
Online Ethics Commission records show the contribution was made earlier this week to Missouri's Food for America.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
New Jersey Herald
Snake saga continues as traps fail to catch serpent
While the legend of the Lake Hopatcong anaconda continued to spread Tuesday, evidence of the scary serpent's existence remained nonexistent.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Featured Blog: A Humane Nation
NAME: Wayne Pacelle BLOG: A Humane Nation TYPEPAD MEMBER SINCE: 2006 WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT: Few are in a position to speak for the animals like Wayne Pacelle.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Capitol File Celebrates Summer Issue with Soiree at CityCenterDC
The Apartments at CityCenter for a summer soiree to celebrate its summer issue, in which artist Peter Max created an original Capitol File cover, currently being auctioned on Charitybuzz to benefit the Humane Society of the United States.
2 ag-gag laws facing federal court challenges
In this April 22, 2010 file image from video provided by the United States Humane Society, a Hallmark Meat Packing slaughter plant worker is shown attempting to force a "downed" cow onto its feet by ramming it with the blades of a forklift in Chino, Calif.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Got Chlorine? Your Chicken Might
Paul Shapiro is the vice president of farm animal protection at The Humane Society of the United States .
Wed Jul 16, 2014
More Dogs Rescued from Bradley County Property
More than 100 dogs were removed from a Bradley County, Tennessee, property when The Humane Society of the United States responded to assist local authorities with the large-scale rescue.
Spindletop dog Hitler Leah Purcell arrested today
Montgomery County, Texas: Nearly two years to the day after almost 300 dogs were impounded by the Humane Society and Montgomery County, Leah Purcell was taken into custody.
Brunswick officials rescue more than 100 animals from Belville residence
The Humane Society of the United States and local veterinarians assisted Brunswick County Animal Protective Services with the rescue and removal of all of the animals.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Man who left animals in hot vehicle facing animal cruelty charges after cat dies
As temperatures remain unseasonably high in Washington State, animals continue to be in danger of heat sickness or even death.
Showdown looms over second Michigan wolf hunt
Jeff Powell checks his wolf into the Department of Natural Resources check station at Wakefield in the Upper Peninsula on Nov. 15, 2013.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Thrill Seekers Prepare for "The Great Bull Run"
Rob Dickens couldn't get to Pamplona to run with the bulls so he brought the event to the Chicago area.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Daytona Beach News-Journal Online
Feds may add boas, reticulated pythons, others to 'no import' list...
Tucked away in the corner of a Southwest 34th Street shopping plaza, Hogtown Reptiles is a shop filled with an array of chameleons, monitors, turtles, snakes and other exotic tropical animals.