July 11, 2011
At the conclusion of the annual meeting of the Inter American Tropical Tuna Commission, HSI applauds the efforts of this regional body to protect whitetip sharks while urging member countries to do more for other threatened species.
July 7, 2011
In view of the proliferation of street dogs throughout Chile, HSI made a series of site visits to see field veterinary clinics in action and offer support.
June 29, 2011
After years of hard work, HSI and local partner FAZOONIC celebrated the opening of a new wildlife rescue center in Managua, Nicaragua in June 2011.
June 21, 2011
HSI commended the adoption of improved data collection and reporting procedures by Inter-American organization.
June 14, 2011
São Paulo restaurants are joining a worldwide movement toward improving the lives of farm animals by ending their use of eggs from hens confined in cruel battery cages by switching to cage-free eggs.
June 13, 2011
HSI praised Cheiro Verde restaurant in São Paulo for refusing to use eggs from hens confined in cramped battery cages.
May 27, 2011
In May 2011, a large number of sea turtles were washed ashore dead or dying off the coast of Guatemala.
May 12, 2011
HSI helped train vets from El Salvador in animal handling and rescue center management.
April 28, 2011
Every year, approximately 250,000 bulls are killed in bullfights.
April 24, 2011
A bullfight is split into three "tercios," or thirds, with two bullfights per session, each lasting about 20 minutes.