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American Humane Association

Hallmark Channel’s Pet Project – It’s great to see more organizations getting involved

Hallmark Channel is kicking off it Pet Project program. The network is promoting the adoption of homeless pets, with the help of organizations such as American Humane Association and PetSmart Charities. On the website’s about page: “” Hallmark Channel’s Pet Project also aims to shine a spotlight on this country’s epidemic of pet homelessness and […]

Nominations being accepted for the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards

The American Humane Association is seeking nominations for its second annual Hero Dog Awards and the deadline is Monday (March 26). The categories are Law Enforcement/Arson; Service; Therapy; Military; Guides; Search and Rescue; Hearing; Emerging Hero Dogs and ordinary pets that do extraordinary things. Finalists in each of the eight categories will be selected by […]

Animal Defenders International: ‘Water for Elephants’ elephant trained with inhumane techniques

Animal Defenders International is charging that the organization that supplied the elephant – Tai – used in the film “Water for Elephants” was abuse during training. ADI has released a video showing the alleged abuse. Warning – this may be tough for many people to watch. American Humane oversaw the use of animals in the […]