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Commit to be Shock Free

There has long been debate on how best to train dogs, but animal lovers around the world agree that positive reinforcement training should be the go-to method for a variety…
Savannah Young / April 8, 2021

It’s Time to End the Bush Meat Trade

More than a year ago, the American country began shutting down, unsure of what the future would hold in a world suddenly seized by the coronavirus. Today, life is slowly…
Hayden Frye / April 6, 2021

How to Celebrate a Humane Easter

As daily life begins to return normal, families are hopping at the chance to celebrate the onset of spring. American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, is encouraging families…
Hayden Frye / April 1, 2021