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  • Tropical Storm Barry: Keeping Your Pets Safe

    July 12, 2019
    Tropical Storm Barry is approaching the Gulf Coast and the lower Mississippi Valley, bringing with it torrential rains and expected flooding. The National Hurricane Center is predicting hurricane conditions along…
  • 2018 American Humane Rescue Recap

    December 31, 2018
    This year thousands of innocent animals found themselves fighting for their lives as catastrophic natural disasters hit, cruelty cases arose, and abused and abandoned pets ended up in shelters. As…
  • Addressing Behavior Issues with Dogs

    October 26, 2018
    Whether you have a new dog in your home or your current pup is acting up, it can be overwhelming when Fido is misbehaving and you don’t know what to…
  • 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…
  • 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…
  • 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

    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…
  • 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…
  • Preparing for Disaster Season: A Look Back at 2017

    May 12, 2018
    For more than 100 years, American Humane Rescue teams have been helping animals in the midst of catastrophic natural disasters. Last year alone, our teams helped animal victims of Hurricanes Harvey,…