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Shelter Animals Named Ohio's Official State Pet And It's Purrfect
The designation was made to raise public awareness of the many cats and dogs waiting for forever homes.
More Than 600 Dogs Rescued From Puppy Mill In Georgia
The owner told authorities he needed help to remove the dogs.
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Dogs Thrown From Vehicle On New York Highway, Police Say
The two beagle mixes are recovering after being rescued by a state trooper and a truck driver who said he witnessed the horrific scene.
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Wisconsin Humane Society Rescues 5 Squirrels With 'Hopelessly Entangled' Tails
The youngsters' tails were knotted together with long grasses and plastic strips their mom had used for their nest.
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Humane Society Board Members Quit Over Failure To Oust CEO For Harassment
An internal investigation found sexual harassment complaints against CEO Wayne Pacelle were swept under the rug.
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Dogs Are Dying After Being Left Out In The Cold. Here's How To Keep Them Safe.
Hint: If it’s too cold for you, it’s probably too cold for your dog.
Fur No Longer ‘In’ At Gucci | HuffPost News
Fur is no longer “in” at Gucci: the brand announced it would stop using animal fur in their collections.
Hurricane Irma's Smallest Victims Receive Life-Saving Medical Treatment After Storm
Veterinarians at the South Florida Wildlife Center in Fort Lauderdale are providing life-saving care to hundreds of injured and displaced animals in Hurricane Irma's wake, from bottle feeding baby squirrels to treating broken wings.
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Pets Weren’t Forgotten In The Rush To Save People In Harvey's Path
Some animals have even been evacuated to safer cities to make room in local shelters.
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Can Your Adopted Pet Expose You To Fraud?
Author of Swiped. Former Director New Jersey Division of Consu...
Pet ownership has definite upsides. You get companionship and exercise and the satisfaction of doing a good deed. Plus, people
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People Donate Thousands To Find Cat Killer Who Tortured Pet With Hot Glue
“He was so hurt, he couldn’t even meow."
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Family Leaves Dog At Utah Shelter With A Heartbreaking Letter
"He was my puppy. I really miss him."
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The Humane Society Is Fighting Back After USDA Hides Animal Welfare Data
The department purged public records for zoos, labs and commercial breeders.
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Humane Society President Points To 'Major Change' In Businesses Nationwide
"Companies that do not embrace that change are actually going to face risk."
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Animal Shelter Celebrates When All Of Its Dogs Are Adopted In Time For Christmas
So many happy pooches!
Undercover Video Shows 'Hideous' Conditions At Maine Egg Facility
New England's largest egg producer is under investigation.
"UNLOCKING THE CAGE"
Art & Culture Writer & Adviser: Talking all things artful
"Unlocking The Cage" is a smart, heroic act of film-making. This compassionate and distinctive work is a combination of single-minded legal drama and humane consciousness raising possibilities.
Animals, People, and the Humane
David L. Katz, M.D., M.P.H.
Founder, True Health Initiative
Yes, we care for those we love -- but so do most if not all members of the mammalian class, and no small number of species in other classes as well. Some other mammals are as devoted in their fulfillment of parental obligation as the very best of us.
Inch by Inch, Progress for Animals
Adam M. Roberts
CEO of Born Free USA; international expert on animal welfare a...
There's no question that animal advocacy is a challenging endeavor, and changing public attitudes and laws to protect animals from cruelty and suffering is a long, painstaking process. But, each year, we find that we are making significant progress -- even if it's slower than we'd like.
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