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  • Pets in Rental Housing

    August 25, 2016
    Approximately 8 million animals end up in shelters each year, and moving-related issues are among the most common reasons for pet relinquishment. In an American Humane survey of 93 shelters…
  • Recognizing & Caring for a Sick Pet

    August 25, 2016
    When a beloved pet seems a bit “off,” it might be more than just a bad day; it could be a sign of mild sickness or a more serious illness.…
  • General Safety Rules

    August 25, 2016
    There are several tips you can follow to help keep your pet safe. Here are a few: Don’t let your dog ride in an open truck bed Keep your pet’s…
  • Pets & Poisons

    August 25, 2016
    Prevent Accidental Poisonings Be Careful What You Plant Although plants provide clean air and immense beauty, many are also poisonous to pets. Plants that are not toxic to people, like…
  • Identification Tags & Microchips

    August 25, 2016
    The following are common types of identification that can mean the difference between life and death for your best friend. Remember, with each of these methods, it is imperative to…
  • Educator Resources

    August 25, 2016
    Downloadable Lesson Plans American Humane is pleased to offer a series of informative, downloadable lesson plans designed to assist educators in incorporating current humane education topics into their everyday curricula.…
  • Vaccinating Your Pet

    August 25, 2016
    To protect your pet from contagious diseases, keep his essential vaccinations up-to-date. This is important even if your pet is kept mostly indoors. Many contagious diseases are airborne and your…
  • Pet-Proofing Your Home

    August 25, 2016
    Dog and cats (especially kittens) can be very curious. Here’s how to keep your companion animal safe in your home: Kitchens/bathrooms Use childproof latches to keep little paws from prying…
  • Wildlife

    August 25, 2016
    Extend humane treatment of animals beyond companion pets to the wildlife in your backyard. While animals like deer, bats, skunks, squirrels and raccoons can be a nuisance, the best way…