Animal Rescue and Care

Remembering a Star for Animals

By on May 28, 2007 in Animal Rescue and Care with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Remembering a Star for Animals

I arrived back from an overseas trip yesterday, and upon landing learned the news that my dear friend Gretchen Wyler had died. At The HSUS, we had known for some time that Gretchen was failing from the effects of metastatic breast cancer. We held to . . . 

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Power to Protect Animals

Power to Protect Animals

What has been most heartening since I launched my blog is that the comments are coming in faster than we can publish them. Rest assured that we are reading them, and we will continue to post samplers. I would like to keep the conversation going, . . . 

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Rebuilding for a New Louisiana

By on May 18, 2007 in Animal Rescue and Care with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Rebuilding for a New Louisiana

© iStockphoto Yesterday, I blogged on the efforts in the Louisiana legislature to rid the state of cockfighting. The fight in Baton Rouge is far from over, and the outcome is uncertain. But everyone agrees there is more momentum than ever to ban cockfighting. When . . . 

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Big Wins for Cockfighting and Horse Slaughter Bans

By on May 17, 2007 in Animal Rescue and Care, Equine with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Big Wins for Cockfighting and Horse Slaughter Bans

There have been some signature wins in state legislatures this week—particularly on two of the worst forms of animal abuse The HSUS has been campaigning to stamp out through the law. First, on Tuesday, in the Louisiana Senate, lawmakers passed an immediate ban on cockfighting . . . 

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