December 1, 2014
Canadian Political Parties Encouraged to Address Serious Impacts of Animal Agriculture on Climate Change
HSI/Canada called on the Canadian delegation to the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change to work with other nations to combat human-induced climate change by addressing the significant impacts of animal agriculture on the environment.
November 26, 2014
Dion Dakins, executive director of Canada’s largest seal processor, called for a bill to effectively outlaw all independent observation of commercial sealing in Canada.
November 17, 2014
“True Blood” Actress Kristin Bauer Urges Canadians to Leave Cosmetics Cruelty on the Shelf this Christmas
“True Blood” actress and animal advocate, Kristin Bauer van Straten, is urging Canadians to take a stand against animal testing for cosmetics by buying cruelty-free this holiday season. Kristin is supporting Animal Alliance of Canada and Humane Society International’s #BeCrueltyFree campaign.
November 10, 2014
In response to news of a Quebec fur farmer facing charges of criminal animal cruelty and neglect, and media footage of minks and foxes suffering in squalid conditions on several other factory fur farms, HSI/Canada called for the Canadian government to ban fur farming.
November 3, 2014
Questions and answers with HSI/Canada's Michael Bernard about his adoption of Opitciwan street dog Farley.
October 29, 2014
Vegan Fashion Label Vaute Couture Designs Limited Edition Apparel to Help End Cosmetics Animal Testing in Canada
New York fashion designer Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart of vegan label Vaute Couture aimed to help take animal testing out of the beauty industry in Canada with a bunny-themed T-shirt designed exclusively for the #BeCrueltyFree campaign.
October 15, 2014
Humane Society International/Canada and Chiots Nordiques paired up for the second time this year in Opitciwan, Qc to sterilize and provide veterinary services for stray and roaming dogs in a remote First National reserve.
October 15, 2014
Une clinique de stérilisation de masse se tiendra du 18 au 22 octobre, en vue de fournir des services vétérinaires pour les chiens errants dans une communautée autochtone. Humane Society International/Canada et Chiots Nordiques s’associent pour la deuxième fois cette année pour stériliser les chiens restants de la communauté d’Opitciwan, QC.
October 10, 2014
Humane Society International/Canada applauded the Canadian government and the European Union for working to ensure an exemption for products of traditional Inuit seal hunts, included in the 2009 EU ban on commercial seal product trade, is applied fairly to all Inuit communities.
October 6, 2014
Leading Animal Protection Groups Urge Health Canada to use Common Sense in Labelling for Meat-free Products
A coalition of prominent animal protection groups urged Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency to grant an immediate exemption to Field Roast Grain Meat Company to allow it to continue to sell its products in Canada.