Millions of stray dogs roam the streets worldwide. Too often, governments deal with this overpopulation through cruel means such as poisoning, electrocution and shooting. Help support our efforts to improve this situation by donating to our Street Dog Welfare program.
April 24, 2015
The department of Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Raj withdrew an order to kill stray dogs. Humane Society International/India had issued a letter to the Principal Secretary asking for a clarification on the order, and urged the department to adopt World Health Organization’s suggested guidelines to control dog population in the state.
March 23, 2015
India’s first pilot project under the National Rabies Control Programme was launched on 13 March in Haryana to provide a more humane and sustainable solution in managing street dog issues.
January 28, 2015
Humane Society International/India offered a reward of up to 50,000 INR for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for tying a community dog’s tail with fireworks in a video circulated on Facebook.
January 22, 2015
HSI is working to prevent endless litters of puppies from being born into homes in Puerto Rico.