Preserving the rich web of life essential to the survival of all the creatures of Earth

Humane Conservation™ is a certification program of American Humane, the first national humane organization in America and the world’s largest certifier of the welfare and humane treatment of animals in working and other environments. When you see the Humane Conservation program’s Humane Certified™ logo, be assured that the facility meets the highest standards of animal care.

News & Updates

Dr. John Nightingale Receives Humane Hero Award for His Work in Championing Preservation of the World’s Oceans and their Wondrous Creatures

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, September 29, 2018 — Last night at a ceremony at the Beverly Hilton attended by leading animal advocates and animal-loving Hollywood stars, American Humane, the United States’ first national humane organization, awarded its prestigious Humane Hero Award to renowned animal advocate, conservationist, and educator Dr. John Nightingale. Dr. Nightingale is CEO and president of Ocean Wise and…
September 29, 2018

Roger Williams Park Zoo Achieves American Humane Conservation Certification

PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND, September 18, 2018 — American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare and well-being, announced the certification of Roger Williams Park Zoo through the American Humane Conservation program. The facility passed rigorous, independent third-party audits to earn the certification. The American Humane Conservation program is the first certification program…
September 18, 2018