Monthly Archives: September 2016

Convening Seeks Creation of National Standards for PTS Service Dogs, Improved Public Access for Veterans

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, hosted a national convening with the support of the Schultz Family Foundation and Mars Petcare US to seek the creation of the first national standards to train and certify service dogs for … Continue reading

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Georgia Aquarium Earns Humane Certification

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare, has announced that Georgia Aquarium passed a rigorous third-party audit to achieve certification under its global Humane Conservation program. Georgia Aquarium, the biggest aquarium … Continue reading

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Empty nest, full heart

By Qin Sun Stubis (originally published in The Santa Monica Star) The scene could have been played out yesterday, though some two decades have since flown by. My husband Mark and I went to our favorite Japanese restaurant and dined … Continue reading

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Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food Rushes 80,000 Pounds of Hope to Aid American Humane Relief Effort in Louisiana

Eighty thousand pounds of comfort, hope, and life itself have been rushed to the lost, frightened and hungry animals who have been displaced by the devastating flooding in Louisiana. The lifesaving request for aid came from animal rescue first responders … Continue reading

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