September 1, 2001
Animal shelters can be a valuable resource for raising awareness in their communities. Shelter staff can educate themselves about the human and animal health hazards and then educate the public. A simple sticker in your office window opposing factory farms or a pamphlet available to your visitors can go a long way toward advocating the humane treatment of farm animals in your community.
January 1, 2000
After assisting in animal relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Floyd, an HSUS staff member reflects on what was lost -- and what lessons can be gained.