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 feral cats. Learn More
Protect Street Animals News
September 2, 2014
In the final year of our five-year engagement with Bhutan, our vision of a self-sustaining, locally managed street dog population control program was coming to fruition.
August 8, 2014
In the first week of August, 2014, Chinese animal activists helped pull over multiple trucks filled with dogs bound for slaughter in a massive rescue effort that shone a spotlight on the suffering involved in the dog meat trade.
August 4, 2014
HSI donated vaccines to prevent the spread of distemper after an outbreak started killing dogs.
June 30, 2014
In China to raise awareness about Yulin's horrific dog meat festival, HSI's Dr. Peter Li rescued two puppies from being slaughtered.