There's an inherent connection that we share with animals. This human-animal bond is a part of what drives us to help animals and to include them in our lives.
Resources and Articles
From the Magazine
Jon Katz, author of A Good Dog, talks about aggression and the difficult choices faced by dog owners and shelters.
In your space, you talk about the most memorable animals you've encountered during your work in the field.
Hurricane Katrina inspired artists around the country to explore the unprecedented response to the disaster, raise questions, and honor the animal and human victims.
Researchers examine the relationship between attachment to pets and their care
Some Katrina victims smuggled their animals to Texas, where the Houston SPCA helped them hold on to their best friends.
Policies & Programs
The HSUS Pets for Life program has one very ambitious goal: to keep pets and their people together. Pets for Life recognizes that one of the greatest threats to pets is a lack of understanding on the part of caregivers along with a lack of awareness of available resources.
The National Museum of Animals & Society is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of animals and people through exploration of our shared experience.