December 21, 2015
HSI/India, along with the Telangana Forest Department and Telangana State Biodiversity Board, recommended that the state government ban the use of Chinese manja, a sharp thread used in kite flying that can cause fatal injuries to both birds and humans.
December 10, 2015
Animal welfare advocates in India have urged the Government of Goa to not legalize bullfighting
December 5, 2015
In response to the floods in Chennai that have stranded thousands of animals and left them and local residents in urgent need of help, Humane Society International/India has deployed a rescue team of veterinarians equipped with inflatable boats, rope, life-jackets and veterinary medical supplies.
November 20, 2015
In the wake of recent death of Chanchal, an elephant belonging to Gemini Circus, HSI/India has urged Bangalore Forest Department to take immediate custody and start proper rehabilitation of remaining five elephants.
November 19, 2015
The Supreme Court of India has passed a very good interim order in the stray dogs matter directing the all State Governments to implement only Animal Birth Control Rules, 2001 to check street dog population in the country.
October 8, 2015
More than 300 school children wrote postcards to the Chief Minister of Telangana, K. Chandrasekhar Rao, urging him to protect Palapittas (Indian Rollers) from their cruel abuse during Dussehra. They also designed posters imploring the public to celebrate a cruelty-free Dussehra.
October 2, 2015
In response to the recent killing near Delhi of a man accused of slaughtering and eating a cow, HSl/India issued a statement condemning violence.
September 26, 2015
Humane Society International Provides Free Health Check-ups for Dogs in Jamshedpur and Hisar in Celebration of World Dog Lovers’ Day
Humane Society International/Asia celebrated World Dog Lovers' Day in India, Nepal and the Philippines with community events that included free health check-ups for pet and community dogs.
September 25, 2015
HSI/India applauded the Kerala State Police Chief for directing to all district police chiefs to initiate legal action against illegally catching and killing street dogs.
September 11, 2015
Protect Palapitta Birds from Cruelty ahead of Dusshera Festival, HSI/India Urges Telangana Authorities
Humane Society International/India is urging Telangana officials to crack down on the cruel capture and trade of the Palapitta (also known as the Indian roller or blue jay).