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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.

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The Day | Misguided Critics Don’t Realize Places like Mystic Aquarium Protect Belugas

NEW LONDON, CONNECTICUT, August 26, 2019 — This summer, the Parliament of Canada passed a bill that directly attacks the country’s aquatic mammals. It makes it illegal for cetaceans – including whales, dolphins and porpoises – to live in human care. While the law carves out exemptions for those conducting research or rescuing and rehabilitating cetaceans, its punitive approach towards…
August 26, 2019

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom Earns American Humane Certification

WASHINGTON, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, July 18, 2019 — American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare and well-being, announced that Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, Calif., has earned the Humane Certified™ seal of approval for its animal encounters and attractions, demonstrating the good welfare and treatment given to the animals in…
July 18, 2019