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Jan 28, 2015, 12:23 ET
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World-Renowned Animal Star Crystal The Capuchin Is Special Guest On American Humane Association's Weekly Radio Show

 Following her glittering role at an exclusive "Afternoon Tea with America's Favorite Animal Stars" attended by some of Palm Beach's greatest...

Jan 27, 2015, 11:37 ET
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American Humane Association: Humane Certification Of U.S. Farm Animals Skyrocketing

 One of the most dramatic new trends in U.S. agriculture is the move by farmers, ranchers and producers to humane certification. American...

Jan 27, 2015, 10:46 ET
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the happy egg co. Becomes First Commercial Free-Range Egg Producer In The United States To Achieve Humane Certification From American Humane Association

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, today announced that the happy egg co. has become the first...

Jan 26, 2015, 15:27 ET
Philanthropist Lois Pope (left) and American Humane Association president and CEO Dr. Robin Ganzert pose with animal actors Hudson the Golden Retriever and Crystal the Capuchin at American Humane Association's "Afternoon Tea with Animal Stars" event sponsored by Mrs. Pope in Palm Beach, Florida on Thursday January 22nd.Crystal and Hudson were the two featured guests at the inspiring event, educating a crowd of animal and movie lovers alike about the hard work of animal actors and their trainers and what it takes to protect them on set.

Philanthropist Lois Pope Welcomes Charming Animal Stars Crystal And Hudson At Inspiring Celebration In Palm Beach

 It was an inspiring, magical afternoon at the Chesterfield Hotel's Leopard Lounge in Palm Beach on Thursday January 22 as a packed house of...

Jan 23, 2015, 11:16 ET
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Honor the Hero Veterinarian or Hero Veterinary Technician in Your Animal's Life!

For millions of Americans, animals are not just their best friends, but their heroes. Whether they are lending eyes to the unsighted, ears to the...

Jan 15, 2015, 15:27 ET
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Calling All Dogs! Nominate Your Dog Today For The American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards™

American Humane Association, the country's first national humane organization, today announced the official start of the 2015 American Humane...

Dec 23, 2014, 14:36 ET
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225 Dogs Rescued In Dramatic Multi-State Dogfighting Raids

The scope of the cruelty was stunning. In an effort to break up a multi-state dogfighting operation, authorities announced raids on 18 locations in...

Dec 19, 2014, 11:31 ET
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Lois Pope Bringing Hollywood's Famous Animal Stars To Palm Beach For Afternoon Tea

The "Angelina Jolie of animal stars" is coming to Palm Beach in January, and she wants to give you a kiss. Crystal the capuchin – star of 22...

Dec 15, 2014, 11:05 ET
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Comedy Legends Martin Short and Marty Allen Latest Guests on American Humane Association's Weekly Radio Show

Just in time for the holiday season, the latest episode of American Humane Association's weekly radio show brings some welcome cheer with a pair of...

Dec 08, 2014, 09:17 ET
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American Humane Association's Red Star Rescue Team To Help In New Jersey Animal Shelter Crisis

American Humane Association's renowned Red Star® Animal Emergency Services team has deployed to Helmetta, New Jersey at the request of the New...

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...