August 27, 2013
The Vietnam government authority responsible for implementing the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species and Humane Society International announced a long-term public awareness campaign aimed at reducing demand for rhino horn.
June 21, 2013
Government officials from Mauritius requested help from HSI to deal humanely with the island's street dog population.
June 10, 2013
Animal groups sent a letter to Chinese customs officials thanking them for intercepting a massive amount of ivory smuggled from Africa and for the subsequent conviction of three men.
April 16, 2013
HSI and The HSUS Criticize Decision to Allow First Import of Critically Endangered Black Rhino Trophy in More Than Three Decades
In a setback for species protection and an end to more than 30 years of U.S. protection for the critically endangered black rhino, the Obama Administration has granted approval to an American trophy hunter to import a sport-hunted rhino trophy into the United States from Namibia.
March 7, 2013
HSI and The HSUS Commend CITES Parties for Interim Decision to Ban International Trade in the African Manatee
HSI and The HSUS commended CITES parties for interim decision to ban international trade in the African manatee.
February 26, 2013
When South African vet, and rhino specialist, Dr Will Fowlds was informed that three rhinos had been poached at Kariega reserve one night last year he immediately set to work to help save them
July 24, 2012
HSI presented our findings on elephant immunocontraception as a form of population control in July 2012 at the Fourth International Wildlife Management Congress in Durban, South Africa.
July 9, 2012
A report recaps twelve years of exciting and conclusive research into the field application of an immunocontraceptive that controls population growth rates of free-ranging African elephants.
June 7, 2012
Wildlife experts and conservationists from China, South Africa, the United States and the United Kingdom, including representatives from HSI/UK, gathered in Beijing to call for urgent action from China to help save the world’s rhinos from poaching.
April 23, 2012
Humane Society International Launches Worldwide ‘Be Cruelty-Free’ Campaign To End Cosmetics Testing on Animals
Humane Society International launched Be Cruelty-Free, a global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics.