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Nov 18, 2014, 12:47 ET
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Just in Time for the Holidays, "Top Chef Masters" Winner Chef Douglas Keane Urges Americans to Set A Humane Table with Delicious New Humane Chicken Recipe

America may be talking turkey for the next few weeks, but chicken still remains the most popular meat on American tables. And just in time for the...

Nov 14, 2014, 09:40 ET
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American Humane Association Board Of Directors Elects Renowed Mayo Clinic Oncologist And Hospice Care Expert Dr. Edward T. Creagan As New Member

 At its annual meeting yesterday, the Board of Directors for American Humane Association, the first national humane organization and the only...

Nov 13, 2014, 17:47 ET
Nov 11, 2014, 07:10 ET
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America To Salute Four-Legged Military Heroes During 2014 Veterans Day Parade

 On Veterans Day, the 21,000 patriotic participants in the annual, nationally televised parade honoring our troops will be joined by a number...

Nov 11, 2014, 06:00 ET
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American Humane Association, U.S. War Dogs Association, And Red Bank Veterinary Hospital Announce Free Specialty Veterinary Care For All Returning Military Working Dogs And Contract Working Dogs

In honor of Veterans Day and in celebration of Military Hero Dogs, today American Humane Association, the U.S. War Dogs Association, and New...

Nov 03, 2014, 10:33 ET
Saluting ALL our veterans! Six military hero dogs will ride with their hero handlers and celebrities in a one-of-a-kind float during this year's Veterans Day parade in New York City. Each military dog team saves the lives of an estimated 150-200 service men and women.

America To Salute Four-Legged Military Heroes During 2014 Veterans Day Parade

On Veterans Day, the 21,000 patriotic participants in the annual, nationally televised parade honoring our troops will be joined by a number...

Oct 28, 2014, 08:00 ET

Wisdom Panel® To Donate Portion Of November Sales To American Humane Association

 In support of American Humane Association, today Wisdom Panel® announced it will be offering $15 off each Wisdom Panel 2.0 Dog DNA...

Oct 16, 2014, 09:44 ET
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American Humane Association And Top Veterinarians Counsel Pet Owners To Exercise Caution But Not Panic Over Ebola Scare

 American Humane Association and the world's top veterinary experts are asking pet owners across the country to exercise caution but not to...

Oct 02, 2014, 14:57 ET
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American Humane Association Unveils New Logos Embodying Mission, Guiding Principles And Major Program Areas

 On Saturday evening before a sold-out crowd of notables, celebrities, and humane advocates gathered for the 2014 American Humane Association...

Oct 02, 2014, 09:48 ET
BRINGING HOME ALL OUR FOUR-FOOTED VETERANS (left to right): American Humane Association President & CEO Dr. Robin Ganzert, Marine Corporal Matt Foster, Contract Working Dog Mick, and philanthropist Lois Pope (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Philanthropist and Champion of Veterans and Animals Lois Pope Pledges $150,000 in Support of American Humane Association's Efforts with Vets & Military Dogs

Following an emotional scene during the 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™ in which the audience met a Marine who was reunited...

Sep 28, 2014, 13:30 ET
Susie the therapy dog was named the top American Hero Dog at the 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Pit Bull Mix Who Overcame The Odds And Brings Hope To Both Animals And People Named Year's Top "American Hero Dog" At The 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™

 The country's top therapy dog, a pit bull mix named Susie from High Point, North Carolina who overcame a terrible...

Sep 28, 2014, 13:28 ET
Eva DeCozio, DVM, of the VCA Apache Junction clinic in Higley, Arizona, was announced as the 2014 American Hero Veterinarian on Saturday September 27 as part of the 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards at the Beverly Hilton in Los Angeles. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

American Humane Association Honors Winners Of First-Ever American Humane Association Hero Veterinarian And Hero Veterinary Technician Awards™, Presented By Zoetis

 It wasn't just a celebration for dogs last night at the fourth annual American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™. America's first...

Sep 22, 2014, 09:39 ET
Award-winning animal advocate and bestselling author Jill Rappaport, who is best-known as a correspondent on NBC, announced today that America's first national humane organization, American Humane Association, is now joining forces with other leading animal welfare organizations through Jill Rappaport's Pies 4 Paws(TM), an exciting campaign to raise funds and awareness for animal welfare. Jill Rappaport's Pies 4 Paws(TM) is a fun community challenge where animal advocates from around the world can join in by taking a pie in face or eating it to raise funds for the Association. Learn more at www.americanhumane.org. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Jill Rappaport's Pies 4 Paws™ Now Joins Forces With American Humane Association To Raise Funds And Awareness For Animal Welfare

 Award-winning animal advocate and bestselling author Jill Rappaport, who is best-known as a correspondent on NBC, announced today that...

Sep 18, 2014, 10:00 ET
"Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors" by Dr. Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson is now available in bookstores everywhere. All copies ordered by September 30 are eligible for a free gift. Visit www.animalstarsbook.com for more information. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

American Humane Association's New Book "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors" Featuring Star-Studded Tales of Hollywood's Legendary Actors From The Animal Kingdom in Stores Everywhere Now

Since the dawn of Hollywood, animal actors have played some of the most unforgettable characters ever seen on the silver screen. Their characters...

Sep 15, 2014, 09:46 ET
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American Humane Association Announces Star-Studded Lineup For 2014 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™

 With just a few weeks to go until the fourth annual American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™, American Humane Association, the...

Sep 12, 2014, 10:01 ET
"Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors" by Dr. Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson will be released on September 18. Due to overwhelming popular demand, the e-book edition is now available. All copies ordered by September 30 are eligible for a free gift. Visit www.animalstarsbook.com for more information. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Famed Veterinarian For Hollywood's Animal Actors Offers Praise For New Book "Animal Stars: Behind The Scenes With Your Favorite Animal Actors"!

 With less than a week until its publication, the new book "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors," by American...

Sep 04, 2014, 13:51 ET
Michelle Ganci, new national director for American Humane Association's Humane Heartland program (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Top Animal Welfare Expert To Lead America's Largest And Fastest-Growing Farm Animal Protection Program

A dynamic new leader has been named to oversee the welfare of some one billion animals on U.S. farms and ranches, and dramatically expand the...

Sep 03, 2014, 11:22 ET
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American Humane Association Names Doctor Of Veterinary Medicine Marion Garcia To Key Post As Chief Veterinary Officer

 American Humane Association, the country's oldest national humane organization, announced the appointment of Doctor of Veterinary Medicine...

Sep 02, 2014, 10:15 ET
"Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors" by Dr. Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson will be released on September 18. Due to overwhelming popular demand, the e-book edition is now available. All copies ordered by September 30 are eligible for a free gift. Visit www.animalstarsbook.com for more information. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

Booklist Praises "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes With Your Favorite Animal Actors"!

Less than one month until publication, and the positive reviews keep rolling in for the new book "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your...

Aug 29, 2014, 13:39 ET
"Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your Favorite Animal Actors" by Dr. Robin Ganzert and Allen and Linda Anderson will be released on September 18. Due to overwhelming popular demand, the e-book edition is now available. All copies ordered by September 30 are eligible for a free gift. Visit www.animalstarsbook.com for more information. (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association) (PRNewsFoto/American Humane Association)

TV Host And Fashion Designer Carson Kressley Raves About "Animal Stars: Behind The Scenes With Your Favorite Animal Actors"!

 Just a few short weeks until publication, and the positive reviews keep mounting for the new book "Animal Stars: Behind the Scenes with Your...