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Humane

Look who’s performing not-so-random acts of kindness. Warm fuzzy feelings included.

Enriching lives and reducing stress for dogs in shelters
Insurance companies’ breed-restriction lists take a bite out of housing options
Pet food delivered to organizations in need
why foster dogs
Every dog needs a forever home, fostering helps dogs to find one.
Dog Rescue in Central Africa
Profile of founder of the Sauvons nos Animaux sanctuary
Prevent Extraneous Testing (PET) Act, a.k.a. SB 252 California
If passed, the PET Act will make some of those tests illegal in California.
spay/neuter policies
After years of warnings about too many dogs come worries about too few.
no dogs left behind - dog meat trade
Nonprofit gears up to bring more dogs rescued from Chinese slaughterhouses to the U.S.
shelter dogs and trazodone
A trazodone a day keeps the scaries away… maybe
Dr. Jill Biden and the Bidens' Dogs, Champ and Major
Biden Dog: From Animal Shelter to First Family
A dog and a cat snuggle up together, and are best friends.
Study suggests that pheromones can help ease interspecies conflict
Petting and walking shelter dogs.
More than walking them—petting shelter dogs is critical for their well-being