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  • Fighting for the Future: The Path Forward

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / January 16, 2020
    We started this series discussing the crucial role that megafauna, our world’s largest animals, play in maintaining their ecosystems. They are essential to preserving biodiversity and wildlife for generations to…
  • Fighting for the Future: Human Conflict and Encroachment

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / January 15, 2020
    Humans threaten African megafauna. Poachers are just one threat – many animals suffer due to human conflict, encroachment and the degradation of their habitats. Lions African lions are beset on…
  • Fighting for the Future: Poaching Our Children’s Heritage

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / January 14, 2020
    Our planet’s largest animals, which are often the keystones of their respective ecosystems, are facing threats on all sides. In addition to an increasingly inhospitable climate and the degradation and…
  • Fighting for the Future: African Wildlife

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / January 13, 2020
    Our world is a crowded place – we share the planet with more than eight million beautifully unique and fascinating species. But that number is dropping rapidly. Animal species are…
  • Holiday Pet Safety Tips

    December 20, 2019
    This holiday season, American Humane wants to remind pet owners to ensure the holidays are just as merry and bright for their furry friends. As you deck the halls, keep…
  • Make the holidays special for your pets

    December 18, 2019
    The holiday season may bring good cheer… but it can also bring up plenty of stressful situations for you and your pets. With many of us either traveling or hosting…
  • American Humane on Thrasher Road

    November 4, 2019
    He rides in the backseat, barking occasionally at passing motorcycles, but Thrasher is the heart and soul of this film about second chances. Second chances aren’t easy to come by. …
  • Keeping Halloween Fun (and Not Scary) for Your Pets

    October 29, 2019
    Halloween is in just a few days, which means frightening family fun—from costume contests to trick-or-treating—is right around the corner. Although Halloween is filled with light-hearted tricks and treats, it’s…
  • Dispatch II from Abroad: South Africa

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / October 28, 2019
    Dear Friends, Trudging through the hot, dry and dusty landscape here, it is hard to convey both the impact of the majesty of magnificent African animals seen up close and…