Collaborating with animal experts to determine what makes animals healthy, happy and safe.
Rapid response to rescue and care for animals in disasters and other emergencies.
The nation’s first and fastest-growing independent animal welfare label program.
The only official program to keep animal actors safe on the sets of filmed productions.
Offsetting the cost of treating homeless animal victims of abuse or neglect.
American Humane Association Holiday Cards & Gifts
News Release | July 20, 2011
A valuable book called Pet Meets Baby is available in a free download from American Humane Association www.americanhumane.org/petmeetsbaby to help families safely introduce a new baby or new child to a beloved pet, and a new pet to their children. Too often, young families relinquish a pet when the first baby comes, fearing harm to an infant. But there are ways to prepare the pet for a safe introduction to children, and a gentle transition in a family’s attention when a new child takes center stage. Read more
News Release | May 12, 2011
Fabio Viviani, one of the world’s greatest chefs and restauranteurs, has been named a National Ambassador for American Humane Association, the nation’s voice for the protection of children and animals. In accepting this position for the 134-year-old nonprofit, Chef Viviani will be seeking to bring some tenderness to America’s tables by promoting the use of humanely raised food.
Blog Post | Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:50:31 +0000
Did you know that more than 20 states still allow the use of gas chambers in animal shelters, where carbon monoxide slowly and painfully causes the organs of animals to shut down before they lose consciousness, sometimes lasting more than…
Blog Post | Mon, 04 Aug 2014 18:32:13 +0000
We weren’t sure that we were going to be able to save him. Weak and frail, I looked into Scooter’s eyes and could tell that he had lost all hope. He simply had just given up and decided that he…
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Blog Post | Wed, 21 May 2014 16:45:30 +0000
American Humane Association vehemently opposes the recent vote by the Louisiana House of Representatives that would allow inhumane fox pen hunting. Here is the letter we sent political leaders there. Please join us by adding your name!
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Blog Post | Wed, 19 Mar 2014 20:46:21 +0000
One neglected animal is one too many. When there are 19, it can feel overwhelming. Shortly after dawn yesterday morning, at the request of the District Attorney General for Tennessee’s 25th Judicial District, our nine Red Star team members along…
The post Red Star deploys to save starving horses in Tennessee appeared first on American Humane Association Blog.
Animals Need You
When she was a child stuck in foster care, Ashley Rhodes-Courter was voiceless, just like animals are.
HERO DOG AWARDS
Listen to this special Petcast from our Board Member and National Ambassador Steve Dale. Tune in to learn about the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™ and to celebrate all the ways that dogs can be heroes. (from WGN Radio)