Archive for 2010
Some weeks ago The HSUS submitted its Form 990, a financial filing required by the Internal Revenue Service to ensure transparency, good governance, and accountability. Today, we’re posting it on our website, as we do every year after it is submitted to the federal government. . . .
For more than a month, The HSUS’s animal fighting team has worked alongside the Jefferson County Humane Society in southeast Ohio to rescue 200 dogs from a suspected dogfighting operation. Eighteen of those dogs were driven by HSUS staff last week in an all-night journey along the East Coast.
If we’re talking about devotion to animals, St. Louis Cardinals Manager Tony La Russa is best in class, and he is proving it once more with his strong support for Proposition B in Missouri.
The HSUS trusts the voters of Arizona. The NRA doesn’t, and it wants to take away their rights to vote on citizen initiatives on some animal welfare issues. That’s the underlying mentality that divides the backers and opponents of Arizona’s Proposition 109, which was referred . . .
The life of Secretariat, as depicted in the uplifting Disney film of the same name, is a great American story: an underdog beats the odds, defies the skeptics, and rides to glory. The movie opened in theaters across the nation last week, and it is . . .
Dozens of veterinarians from all parts of Missouri have endorsed Prop B. I’ve asked one of them, Dr. Deanna Tolliver — owner of an animal hospital in Waynesville, Mo., and companion to a Yorkshire terrier puppy mill survivor — to tell us why she thinks it’s such a good idea for voters in Missouri to support the ballot measure.
If you subscribe to my blog today, you’ll have a chance to win a shopping spree to our online store Humane Domain — I’m giving away $400 in gift certificates to three random winners (one $250 gift certificate, one $100 gift certificate, and one $50 gift certificate).
I am posting video from a pet health clinic we recently hosted in Jefferson Parrish, La. Be sure to watch — the smiles and gratitude from community members whose pets we helped to serve are sure to brighten your day.