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An Early Start in Animal Protection

By on November 4, 2010 in Companion Animals, Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
An Early Start in Animal Protection

It’s very gratifying for me to see the growing number of young people who are stepping up for animals. Whether it’s expressing concern about a neighborhood dog chained day and night, or outrage at the plight of animals on factory farms, young people are getting . . . 

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It’s Wild to Allow Dangerous Exotic Animals as Pets

By on October 26, 2010 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
It’s Wild to Allow Dangerous Exotic Animals as Pets

I wish every lawmaker and statewide official in Ohio could have attended the press conference we conducted today at the Statehouse in Columbus.  The collective comments of the speakers provided a devastating case about the utter irrationality and danger of allowing private citizens to keep . . . 

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Talk Back: “Secretariat” (Plus, Special Discount for Readers)

By on October 22, 2010 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

Before sharing your comments today, I wanted to welcome those new blog subscribers who joined during last week’s Humane Domain gift certificate giveaway. Congratulations to our three winners, who have been notified by email. For those of you who didn’t win but perhaps saw something . . . 

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A Thanks to Readers: Chance to Win $400 in Humane Domain Gift Certificates

By on October 12, 2010 in Companion Animals, Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
A Thanks to Readers: Chance to Win $400 in Humane Domain Gift Certificates

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).

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Priceless: Low-Cost Pet Health Clinics in Gulf Coast Communities

By on October 11, 2010 in Companion Animals, Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle

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.

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Subscribe to A Humane Nation

By on October 11, 2010 in Uncategorized By Wayne Pacelle

Welcome to my blog! Every week, I write about urgent and provocative issues in animal protection and ask readers to join with me in working to make things better for animals and for the whole of society. Along with my colleagues at The HSUS and . . . 

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Doing the Right Thing for Whales

By on October 8, 2010 in Uncategorized, Wildlife/Marine Mammals with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Doing the Right Thing for Whales

North Atlantic right whales are struggling to survive and, thanks to action by The HSUS, their chances just got a bit better.

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Back to School with HSU

By on September 16, 2010 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Back to School with HSU

If you’re looking for a more meaningful career, or if you’d like to become an animal welfare leader in your community, I encourage you to consider one of Humane Society University’s academic programs or continuing education courses.

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Senate Hearing Paves Way for Crack Down on Crush Videos

By on September 15, 2010 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Senate Hearing Paves Way for Crack Down on Crush Videos

The HSUS was called to testify this morning at a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the repugnant phenomenon of animal crush videos. Nancy Perry, HSUS vice president for government affairs, presented our case eloquently—you can read her testimony here to better understand what’s at stake. . . . 

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These Paws Were Made For Walking

By on September 13, 2010 in Companion Animals, Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
These Paws Were Made For Walking

The Humane Society Walk for the Animals, which The HSUS co-hosts with the Washington Humane Society, happens on Sept. 25, and if you haven’t already registered, please be sure to do so. The event raises funds for campaigns to end pet homelessness at the local . . . 

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Providing Spay/Neuter Services in the Gulf

By on September 10, 2010 in Companion Animals, Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
Providing Spay/Neuter Services in the Gulf

It is a commonly held view that people who have not spayed or neutered their pets just don’t care that much about the larger problem of pet overpopulation. Our public survey work reveals quite the opposite, however—people love their animals and they want to help . . . 

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You Spoke, Talbots Listened: Fur Pulled from Shelves

By on September 8, 2010 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments By Wayne Pacelle
You Spoke, Talbots Listened: Fur Pulled from Shelves

Last week, we asked members and supporters to urge Talbots to go back to being fur-free. Your response was overwhelming.

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