Millions of homeless dogs roam the streets, lonely and hungry, in countries around the world. Join us in extending a humane philosophy of animal control.
HSI provides expertise and guidance to create programs that focus on sterilization and vaccination against zoonotic disease. With our help, determined local organizations have implemented spay and neuter programs all over the globe to humanely address the overpopulation of street dogs.Learn More
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Most of the world views dogs as trusted companions, but in Asia, millions of them are still consumed for meat. Learn More
HSI is working in developing countries to extend a philosophy of humane animal control, providing guidance in creating programs that focus on spay/neuter, vaccination, education and training. Learn More
World Spay Day is an annual campaign to inspire people to save animals' lives by spaying or neutering pets, street dogs and community cats. Learn More
Protect Street Animals News
August 3, 2016
HSI consultant Sally Kannan helped train the dog catchers of Palakkad District, Kerala, India to catch street dogs humanely.
July 30, 2016
More than 100 veterinarians in Andhra Pradesh complete training for spay/neuter program with expertise from HSI/India and Blue Cross of Hyderabad
July 22, 2016
The findings of HSI and Animal Help Foundation's Bi-Annual Dog Population Survey found that 51.3 percent of dogs have now been sterilized and vaccinated in Jamshedpur, India. The sterilization of dogs is an important step in reducing the overpopulation of street dogs in the city, while vaccination aims to eradicate rabies from the community.
June 23, 2016
HSI helps make spay/neuter available in Guyana and Chile as a way to prevent excess litters of companion animals.