Archive for May, 2012

Investigation Exposing Cruelty at Tyson Pig Supplier Stirs Outrage, Response

By on May 11, 2012 in Farm Animals, Investigations with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Investigation Exposing Cruelty at Tyson Pig Supplier Stirs Outrage, Response

This week, we released our undercover investigation documenting sickening cruelty at a Wyoming factory farm supplying Tyson Foods. Thank you to every single one of you who’s spoken up for pigs by contacting the company.

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Our Big Chance to Stick up for Puppies

By on May 10, 2012 in Animal Rescue and Care, Companion Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Our Big Chance to Stick up for Puppies

Soon, animal advocates will have one of their biggest chances ever to make a difference for the dogs still suffering in unlicensed puppy mills.

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Woof! Your Captions for Sutter the Corgi

By on May 9, 2012 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Woof! Your Captions for Sutter the Corgi

Last week, I shared the story of a California corgi on a road trip to spread the word about spaying and neutering. California Gov. Jerry Brown’s dog, Sutter, traveled with our senior state director Jennifer Fearing from Sacramento to Los Angeles—where they joined the governor . . . 

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Abhorrent Abuse of Mother Pigs and Piglets Uncovered at Tyson Foods Supplier

By on May 8, 2012 in Farm Animals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Abhorrent Abuse of Mother Pigs and Piglets Uncovered at Tyson Foods Supplier

The investigation we announced today was conducted at Wyoming Premium Farms, a supplier to the meat industry giant Tyson Foods, and it’s a case of sickening and blatant cruelty.

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Stop the Killing of Wildlife with Americans’ Tax Dollars

Stop the Killing of Wildlife with Americans’ Tax Dollars

Yesterday, The Sacramento Bee published the final report in its series on USDA’s Wildlife Services program, one of the most destructive and indefensible government programs that causes untold suffering to animals.

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Baby Foxes Saved from Path of Construction (Video)

By on May 4, 2012 in Wildlife/Marine Mammals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Baby Foxes Saved from Path of Construction (Video)

Recently, we set up remote video cameras to monitor wildlife activity in an area about to be leveled for development. The cameras captured a remarkable sight: a red fox caring for her young.

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Tune in for a Star-Studded Celebration for Animals

By on May 3, 2012 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Tune in for a Star-Studded Celebration for Animals

Each year, The HSUS hosts The Genesis Awards to recognize journalists in the news business and producers and directors in the entertainment industry for their contribution to building awareness of animal protection issues. The exposure of animal issues has become richer and more probing, it . . . 

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Caption Contest: California’s First Dog Hits the Road

By on May 2, 2012 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Caption Contest: California’s First Dog Hits the Road

Today Jennifer Fearing, The HSUS’s California senior state director, is heading to Los Angeles with a very special passenger: a Welsh corgi named Sutter, the dog of Gov. Jerry Brown. Sutter is a popular dog with his own Twitter account and Facebook page, and he’ll . . . 

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They’re Back

By on May 1, 2012 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
They’re Back

The state of Ohio announced yesterday that Marian Thompson will get back the five wild animals who escaped the massacre after her unhinged husband set free dozens of other animals in Zanesville last October. Remember, Terry Thompson acquired more than 50 dangerous wild animals and . . . 

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