September 24, 2009
Humane Society International/Canada strongly disputes statements in a Canadian government memo, released by Canadian Press, urging the Agriculture Minister not to follow the U.S. and EU in banning cat and dog fur imports.
August 12, 2009
The Fur Free Alliance and Humane Society International announce the winners of the annual European & International region of the Design Against Fur advertising poster competition for students.
May 3, 2009
In May 2009, Humane Society International urged animal advocates to keep up the fight to end the cruelty of commercial seal slaughter.
December 31, 2008
Humane Society International/UK and The HSUS welcome a EU ban on the import, export and trade of cat and dog fur that will become effective Jan. 1.
June 19, 2007
Describing the Asian trade in cat and dog fur "as a business fueled by cunning and cruelty," Wayne Pacelle, CEO of The Humane Society of the United States, today praised the European Parliament's unanimous vote to ban cat and dog fur from being imported or exported into Europe by December 31, 2008.
November 20, 2006
The HSUS/Humane Society International today applauded the European Commission for proposing an EU-wide ban on the import, export or trade of dog and cat fur.