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  • Dog-Proofing Your Home

    October 18, 2018
    Just like preparing your home for a new baby, new dog parents should prepare their home for their four-legged addition, too. Making sure your home is safe and comfortable for…
  • Benefits of Owning A Dog

    October 12, 2018
    Since the beginning of time, dogs have been humans’ best friends. Energetic, playful and silly, dogs are loyal companions who completely change the daily routines of the people who open…
  • Bringing Home Your Dog

    October 2, 2018
    Moving into a new forever home can be overwhelming for even the friendliest of dogs, so it’s important for dog owners to take steps to make sure that your new…
  • Hurricane Florence Rescue Report

    September 26, 2018
    Before Hurricane Florence hit the east coast, the American Humane Rescue Team had already jumped into action evacuating shelter cats in the path of the approaching storm and transporting them…
  • How to protect your pets from Hurricane Florence

    Author Image Robin R. Ganzert, Ph.D. / September 11, 2018
    Hurricane Florence, which is rapidly approaching the U.S. East Coast, was upgraded to Category 4, indicating that “catastrophic damage will occur.” Its 130 mph winds of destruction will likely hit…
  • A Labor Day They Will Never Forget

    August 31, 2018
    Last year, tens of thousands of families were planning on celebrating Labor Day by attending backyard barbeques, playing fetch with their dogs, and relaxing in their hammocks with a glass…
  • Providing Free Critical Veterinary Care in Louisiana

    August 30, 2018
    Last weekend, braving the sweltering Louisiana heat, teams of American Humane employees joined veterinarians – including American Humane board members Dr. Mike McFarland and Dr. Marty Becker, as well as…
  • Labor Day Road Trips Require Pet Safety

    August 30, 2018
    Labor Day weekend is the perfect time for a road trip with your pet. But traveling in automobiles can be extremely dangerous for you and your family companion. Loose pets inside…