As diverse as animal shelters are across our country, there are even greater differences around the world. Culture, climate, and economics can all shape the homeless animal situation.
Resources and Articles
From the Magazine
The season that brought the worst ice storm in decades to Massachusetts brought the worst bushfires in history to the Australian state of Victoria. In this double feature, two shelter staff who worked through the disasters tell their stories, and emphasize the value of being prepared.
Animal Kind International is a nonprofit organization that raises money and distributes it to animal welfare organizations in developing countries.
The tourists' dream of sun-filled beaches in Puerto Rico masks the harsh reality of neglect and abuse for many of the island's animals.
When U.S. soldiers come home from abroad, they often have to leave their adopted mascots behind'but Mark Feffer just couldn't part with a furry piece of his heart.
Sept. 28, 2008 marked the second annual World Rabies Day. Started last year by the nonprofit Alliance for Rabies Control, the goal of the day is to raise worldwide awareness of the control and prevention of rabies.
Policies & Programs
If your animal shelter or humane society is outside the United States and Canada, The HSUS international affiliate can help.