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Humane Society of the United States

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Top Humane Society of the United States Articles

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  • Two Arrested, 46 Dogs Found in Dog Fighting Operation

    Two Arrested, 46 Dogs Found in Dog Fighting Operation
    Two raids on Kalamazoo County locations resulted in the arrests of two men and the rescue of 46 pit bull-like dogs Friday and Monday. The animals were taken to be cared for by the Humane Society of the United States, which declined to reveal where the...
  • Neighbor Reacts to Raid of Potential Dog Fighting Ring

    Neighbor Reacts to Raid of Potential Dog Fighting Ring
    Ken Stone says it’s normally a pretty quiet neighborhood.  He hears dogs barking from time to time, but never thought anything about it.  “At any given time he might have 5 to 6 puppies down there. Whether he’s selling them or not, I...
  • Residents raise concern about coyotes

    With year-round coyote sightings in Newport Beach and Costa Mesa, residents should take precautions, police say. "We've had animals that have been killed by coyotes in our neighborhood," said Laura Boss, who lives in the Paularino area. "They are all...
  • Reward Offered After Dead Bear Found

    A reward is being offered for information about a bear that was killed near Lake Tahoe. More than $5,000 is available for information leading to an arrest of whoever is responsible for the illegal kill last month. The California Department of Fish and...
  • Outlaw Inhumane Crates For Gestating Pigs

    Ours is a country of animal lovers. It's not just Fido curled up at our feet we feel for, but as a society, we believe that all animals — including those raised for food — deserve humane treatment. Statistics prove the point — a poll...
  • Animal rights activist to give free talk in Fort Lauderdale

    Animal rights activist to give free talk in Fort Lauderdale
    Paul Shapiro, vice president of farm animal protection for The Humane Society of the United States, will host a free presentation called Eating with a Conscience. It’s 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 2 at the South Florida Wildlife Center, 3200 SW...
  • Caring for community's abandoned cats

    Caring for community's abandoned cats
    They are feral — wild and possibly dangerous. But they are also scared, hungry and in danger. They get a little help from people who spend hours feeding the stray cats around the city and even trap many in a practice called catch, neuter and...
  • Can you watch Spot? Pet-sitting etiquette tips

    Can you watch Spot? Pet-sitting etiquette tips
    For pet owners, it's great having a friend or relative watch Fluffy or Scamp while you're on vacation. But extra consideration is in order. This setup may be cheaper than hiring a pet sitter, but you can't put a price on a good — or strained —...
  • Samuel Dylan Pievac

    Samuel Dylan Pievac
    Samuel Dylan Pievac Dylan Pievac was born July 29, 1993, and passed into glory on October 31, 2012.    Dylan attended The Pegasus School, Hillside School  (Marlborough, MA), JSerra High School and Crean Lutheran High School. He had a zest for life, and...
  • Two public meetings on 'urban coyotes' planned for Glendale

    Two public meetings on 'urban coyotes' planned for Glendale
    The Pasadena Humane Society will host two public meetings in Glendale next week to educate residents on how to coexist with urban coyotes, which for some have become a common and sometimes unsettling sight. Glendale has had its share of run-ins with...
  • Michael Vick confirms he has a dog, calls it 'an opportunity to break the cycle'

    Michael Vick confirms he has a dog, calls it 'an opportunity to break the cycle'
    After months of speculation, guesswork and analysis of tweeted photos, Michael Vick confirms that he and his family have a dog, which he says is "well cared for and loved as a member of our family." Vick - the Philadelphia Eagles star quarterback from...
  • Spare your pets the spooks this Halloween

    Spare your pets the spooks this Halloween
    While Halloween is a lively time for children and adults alike, The Humane Society of the United States is reminding pet owners that this haunting holiday may be more scary than amusing for your pets. While silly costumes and games are fun for people,...