Membership in national and state associations provides a professional alliance among organizations with common goals and ideas. When we all join together for a common cause, we are no longer just one voice, but many.
Resources and Articles
From the Magazine
The newly formed National Federation of Humane Societies seeks to unite national and local groups to raise public awareness of animal issues and gain more clout for animal welfare in Congress and statehouses.
HSUS New England Regional Director Joanne Bourbeau talks about the goals and accomplishments of the Vermont Animal Cruelty Task Force.
Policies & Programs
State-by-state listings of Humane Federations, Animal Care and Control Associations, spay/neuter referral services, and veterinary medical associations.
Humane Society University's Humane Career Toolbox will be of interest to people of all ages who seek to professionally assist animals. The toolbox contains resources for both beginning and enhancing a career helping animals.
Find your state's office or agency of emergency management, and access the disaster preparedness and recovery resources FEMA offers.
Links to active state horse welfare coalitions. See if there's one in your state.