An electrical malfunction in an animal shelter's carbon monoxide gas euthanasia chamber further supports that euthanasia by injection, when properly performed, has been found to be the most humane, safest, least stressful, and most professional choice.
September 1, 2015
In cities across the U.S., animal welfare groups are knocking on doors and bringing pet care services to the neighborhoods that most need them. Read how the Pets for Life program is changing the lives of pets and people one block at a time.
July 1, 2015
Your adopters and novice foster caregivers may not be prepared for that horking sound longtime cat owners know so well. Here's what one kitty devotee learned when he explored the world of cat vomit.
November 1, 2014
The Humane Society of the United States helps shelters across the country ditch the gas chamber.
September 1, 2014
A career spent ensuring softer departures for animals, and helping animal welfare workers cope.
July 1, 2014
The sun could be setting on Central Park’s horse-drawn carriages.
May 1, 2014
Advocates use prevention strategies and fair housing laws to keep owners and pets together.
March 1, 2014
Many adopters are looking to bring a second cat to their household, but what's the best way to turn a couple of swingin' single felines into a happy couple? And how do you know if a new friend would even be welcome? Shelters and rescues can help adopters find their way to a peacefully expanded kitty family.
September 1, 2013
This reproducible poster reminds owners that, even after summer ends, warm weather still makes it dangerous to leave pets alone in parked cars.
July 1, 2013
Parrots are intelligent and social creatures whose most basic instincts are often denied when kept as pets. The complex needs of these birds often overwhelm their owners, fueling a crisis of abandonment and neglect.