Further advancing its leadership in human-animal studies, Humane Society University, an affiliate of The Humane Society of the United States, announced today that it has received a license as a higher education degree-granting institution by the District of Columbia Education Licensure Commission. The HSUS is the first animal welfare organization to receive such authority
Read More… Humane Society University To Offer College Degrees In Animal Protection Studies
Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and The Humane Society of the United States, joined by half of the country's state Attorneys General, today filed "friend of the court" or amicus briefs urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reinstate a crucial federal animal cruelty law struck down by the federal Third Circuit Court of Appeals
Read More… Florida Attorney General, The HSUS Ask U.S. Supreme Court To Uphold Federal Law Banning Depictions Of Extreme Animal Cruelty
Chinese animal protection groups and international animal advocacy groups, including Humane Society International, are asking the Chinese government to stop killing dogs and to adopt humane policies for rabies control and urban animal management.
HSI, Animals Asia Foundation, International Fund for Animal Welfare and Act Asia for Animals sent letters to Chinese officials
Read More… Humane Society International Condemns Government-Ordered Dog Killing In China