What can class pets teach our schoolchildren?
A class hamster, guinea pig, or even goldfish can be fun and exciting for children, but did you know it also has real educational, leadership, and character-building value? Learn more in our new "Pets in the Classroom" study, in collaboration with the Pet Care Trust.
Protecting farm animals: 5 things you should know
Did you know our American Humane Certified program covers more than 1 billion animals?
Victory for military dogs!
Senate passes bill that would return military working dogs to U.S. soil and reunite them with their handlers.
Voting open in the 2015 Hero Dog Awards finals!
Vote every day for one of the top 8 dogs competing in this year’s American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™
“Be Kind to Animals Week®” turns 100!
Join us in celebrating a century of kindness by pledging to be kind to our animal friends and helping us spread the word to millions of Americans!
- Red Star®
saving thousandsRead more »
of animals each year.
- No Animals
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of animal actors a year.
protecting millionsRead more »
of farm animals each
- Research &
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kids with cancer, and shelter pets.
From the Blog...
Making the News | 07.22.15
Dramatic rescue effort underway in animal cruelty case involving seven horses, mules, and a mini-horse
Making the News | 07.16.15