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Jul 14, 2016, 12:55 ET Case Farms LLC of Goldsboro, NC Achieves American Humane Certification For Humane Treatment Of Its Chickens

 Building a more humane world for farm animals begins with meaningful commitments by caring, enlightened farmers, ranchers and food companies....


Jul 13, 2016, 12:17 ET Four U.S. Military Dogs Receive Nation's Top Honors for Valor at Inaugural American Humane Lois Pope LIFE K-9 Medal of Courage Awards

A Czech German Shepherd who sniffed out improvised explosive devices while also coming under and surviving enemy fire in Afghanistan; an athletic...


Jul 08, 2016, 09:37 ET American Humane President & CEO Dr. Robin Ganzert Receives SmartCEO Magazine's "Brava Award"

American Humane President and CEO Dr. Robin Ganzert received SmartCEO Magazine's Brava Award at a sold-out awards ceremony last night at the Hilton...


Jul 06, 2016, 15:22 ET Meet America's Top Dogs! Eight Courageous Canines Named Finalists For 2016 American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards®

 America has spoken and following more than half a million votes cast by animal lovers across the country and a celebrity panel of dog lovers...


Jul 06, 2016, 10:10 ET American Humane, Schultz Family Foundation, And NCR Foundation Create Guide That Helps Veterans In Need Obtain Service Dogs

American Humane, which has worked with the military for 100 years, today released a guide to help veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress...


Jul 01, 2016, 11:04 ET American Humane Rescue Team And Two Giant Trucks Arrive To Help Animals Caught In Historic West Virginia Flooding

American Humane Association's renowned animal rescue team, first responders for animals in crisis for 100 years, has arrived in Charleston with two...


Jun 14, 2016, 11:00 ET Brookfield Zoo And Shedd Aquarium Are Nation's First Facilities To Achieve Humane Certification From American Humane Association

  American Humane Association is pleased to announce that two local institutions – Brookfield Zoo and Shedd Aquarium – are among...


Jun 14, 2016, 11:00 ET Delphinus, primera organización en México y el mundo dedicada a la interacción con delfines en obtener la certificación humanitaria de La American Humane Association

 La American Humane Association se complace en anunciar que Delphinus, operadora de seis hábitats para la interacción con delfines en...


Jun 14, 2016, 10:30 ET Millions Of Animals Living In World's Zoos And Aquariums To Be Afforded New Protections And Humane Standards With Launch Of Unique New Global Program

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, and the first to create historic protections for animals on farms...


Jun 01, 2016, 11:48 ET American Humane Association Celebrates 100 Years Of Animal Rescue By Asking Americans To Rescue A Cat - Or Two - During June's Adopt-A-Cat Month®

 Each spring during "kitten season," thousands of newborn kittens join the millions of cats already in shelters across the country. That means...


May 20, 2016, 10:26 ET A Century Of Compassion: American Humane Association Celebrates 100 Years Of Rescuing Animals From Disasters

For 100 years, one name has been synonymous with animal rescue in this country and around the world: American Humane Association. This year,...


May 19, 2016, 15:34 ET Meet America's Top 10 Veterinary Professionals And Vote For Your Favorites!

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, is pleased to announce that voting is now open in the third annual...


May 17, 2016, 16:57 ET On Anniversary Of Moore Tornado American Humane Association And Kirkpatrick Foundation To Give Giant Gift To Protect Oklahoma's Animals

 On the anniversary of the deadly EF-5 tornado that devastated the city of Moore, Oklahoma in 2013, killing dozens of people, destroying more...


May 11, 2016, 15:34 ET 24 Incredible Canines Chosen to Compete for Recognition as America's Top Dog

America's animal lovers have spoken, and after more than 300,000 votes, 24 courageous canines are advancing to the semifinal rounds of the 2016...


May 11, 2016, 12:00 ET American Humane Association Offers Tips To Stay Safe During National Dog Bite Prevention Week® (May 15-21) And All Year Round

 Every year more than 4.5 million Americans, more than half of them children, are bitten by dogs.  As part of the National Dog Bite...


May 09, 2016, 10:09 ET To Mark 100 Years Of Animal Rescue, American Humane Association Gives Giant Gift To America's Dogs, Cats, Horses And More

To celebrate its 100th anniversary of rescuing animals from war, hurricanes, floods, wild fires and other disasters, American Humane Association,...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:50 ET USMC Colonel Scott Campbell Elected To American Humane Association Board

United States Marine Corps Colonel Scott Campbell, the Commanding Officer of the Wounded Warrior Regiment in Quantico, Virginia, has been...


Apr 29, 2016, 14:48 ET CEO of Everest Advisors, PepsiCo Restaurants International, and Holiday Inn Worldwide Elected to American Humane Association Board

 Timothy Lane, CEO of Everest Advisors, Inc., and former CEO of PepsiCo Restaurants International for Asia and the Middle East, Inc. and...


Apr 22, 2016, 11:43 ET Celebrate Kindness With American Humane Association's "Be Kind To Animals Week®"

For generations of Americans, May has always been associated with kindness. Millions of people around the country young and old are joining...


Apr 02, 2016, 13:44 ET In Dramatic Event, Military Hero Dog Reunited With His Battle Buddy After Painful Separation

 They served together on more than 50 missions and three deployments in Afghanistan, during which they ate together, slept together, and fought...


Apr 01, 2016, 10:58 ET Strong Arms To Lend Support To The Armed Forces

 Thousands of local sports fans and patriots will be converging on Billy Bob's Texas this Saturday to see some of the world's strongest arms...


Mar 31, 2016, 15:15 ET Handsome Brook Farm Achieves American Humane Association Certification For Pasture Raised Eggs

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization and creator of the first and largest third-party farm animal welfare...


Mar 30, 2016, 10:15 ET Kreider Farms Achieves American Humane Association Certification

 American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization and creator of the first and largest third-party farm animal...


Mar 23, 2016, 15:22 ET 174 Courageous Canines Coast To Coast Nominated For Chance To Become America's Top Hero Dog

Every dog has its day, and 174 of the nation's bravest dogs are hoping that day will come for them on September 10 at the American Humane...


Mar 07, 2016, 11:15 ET American Humane Association and Philanthropist Lois Pope Celebrate Heroes on Both Ends of the Leash at "Hero Dog Awards Gala Luncheon" in Palm Beach

 There was a Harley rally here in this magnificent seaside community last week….but it had nothing to do with motorcycles! Indeed, more...