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8 Nov 2019, 10:00 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Council members of the largest city in Kentucky last night adopted a resolution with a strong message for the state’s two U.S. [read post]
27 Mar 2019, 3:00 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Today, we are releasing chilling footage of Andrew and Owen Renner’s now infamous—and illegal—black bear trophy hunt in Alaska last April, so you can see what grisly fate awaits the state’s native carnivores if the U.S. government goes ahead with a proposal to roll back protections for these animals on federal lands. [read post]
8 Oct 2019, 9:50 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The federal government has filed a brief strongly defending a law that would expand the ban on cockfighting in the United States to Puerto Rico, Guam and other U.S. territories. [read post]
26 Feb 2019, 9:54 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Thousands of tigers, lions, leopards, and other big cats are kept in private homes and poorly run exhibits across the United States. [read post]
22 Apr 2019, 11:17 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program is broken. [read post]
10 Feb 2020, 5:39 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block A panel of trophy hunters appointed by the Trump administration to advise the federal government on international wildlife trade policy has bitten the dust. [read post]
8 May 2019, 9:39 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Time is running out for America’s gray wolves. [read post]
17 Jun 2019, 2:09 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The number of horses dying at the Santa Anita racetrack in California since December 2018 has led to widespread concern in the horseracing world and beyond, and prompted California Gov. [read post]
22 Jan 2020, 3:05 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The Department of Transportation today announced its plan to issue new regulations that would prohibit airlines from banning certain breeds of service dogs. [read post]
22 Apr 2019, 11:17 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The Bureau of Land Management’s Wild Horse and Burro Program is broken. [read post]
2 Oct 2019, 9:56 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Ten years ago, Americans were stunned by a pet chimpanzee’s vicious attack on a Connecticut woman, Charla Nash. [read post]
23 Aug 2019, 1:30 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block There are new and explosive revelations about the lengths the Trump administration may be going to in order to prevent U.S. [read post]
3 Jan 2019, 1:06 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block We are on Capitol Hill today for the swearing in of the 116th Congress, along with Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Legislative Fund colleagues. [read post]
23 Jan 2019, 12:10 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block The 116th Congress began work today on rooting out some of the worst forms of animal cruelty in the world, with House members reintroducing two important bipartisan bills. [read post]
5 Feb 2019, 10:05 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block As President Donald Trump prepares to deliver his State of the Union address tonight, it’s a good time to take stock of how his administration has dealt with animal protection issues of interest to us at the Humane Society Legislative Fund and the Humane Society of the United States. [read post]
3 Apr 2019, 11:03 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Recent developments in a case involving a Tennessee walking horse named Honors, who was crowned champion despite clear evidence that he was a victim of cruel soring, highlight the urgent need for Congress to swiftly pass the Prevent All Soring Tactics (PAST) Act. [read post]
14 Feb 2020, 12:49 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Some of the people and interests tied to cruelty to animals seem to come right from central casting. [read post]
25 Jul 2019, 11:01 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block We have terrific news to report in our long-running fight to protect Tennessee walking horses and related breeds from the cruel practice of soring. [read post]
13 Dec 2019, 7:57 am by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block Given the highly polarized atmosphere in Washington, DC, these days, our crucial bipartisan wins for animals in 2019 give great cause for celebration. [read post]
25 Jun 2019, 12:00 pm by Sara Amundson
By Sara Amundson and Kitty Block There’s a reason why the Humane Society Legislative Fund and the Humane Society of the United States invest substantial time and effort in seeking to shape funding decisions within the U.S. [read post]