Monthly Archives: June 2017

Pets and Fireworks Don’t Mix!

Independence Day may be fun for us, but for pets it can be frightening and even dangerous. July 5th is the busiest day of the year at animal shelters as companion animals that fled in fright the night before are … Continue reading

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Woodland Park Zoo Earns Humane Certification

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the world’s largest certifier of animal welfare and well-being, announced that Woodland Park Zoo achieved certification by the American Humane Conservation program, becoming only the tenth Humane Certified™ institution in the … Continue reading

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Three Tons of Love Delivered: Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food & American Humane Deliver 6,457 Pounds of Love to Ohio Shelter

Chicken Soup for the Soul Pet Food and American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization, delivered 6,457 pounds of nutritious food and love to the animals served by the Fort Defiance Humane Society in Defiance, Ohio. The donation is … Continue reading

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No Home Doesn’t Mean No Hope: Free Clinic Helps Pets of the Homeless

More than half a million Americans today are homeless, and experts estimate that between 5-20 percent of them live with a pet, depending on the region of the country. Homeless pet owners have plenty of love for these loyal companions, … Continue reading

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Hickman’s Family Farms Earn American Humane Certified Seal

American Humane, the country’s first national humane organization and the largest certifier of animal welfare in the world, today announced that Hickman’s Family Farms has achieved humane certification for their cage-free eggs through the American Humane Certified™ program. In doing … Continue reading

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Groups Note Free Resource to Save Lives of First Responders and K-9s Exposed to Fentanyl

The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) and American Humane want to remind first responders that in case of accidental synthetic opioid exposure to themselves or their canines in the field, expert medical advice is available 24 hours a … Continue reading

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