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April 25, 2017
HSI applauded Mexican lawmakers for approving tougher penalties for dogfighting and the activities surrounding it, including organizing fights, owning or trading a fighting dog, possessing property used to hold fights or attending a fight as a spectator.
April 7, 2017
HSI to meat producers: Companies are responding to consumer demand and adopting animal welfare policies
Speaking about the future of animal agriculture at the International Meat Congress in Mexico City, Humane Society International stressed that farm animal welfare has become an important issue for food companies, consumer groups and governments across the world, including in Mexico.
April 6, 2017
HSI applauded the Mexican Senate Justice Committee for approving penalties against dogfighting, moving the bill to a vote in the full Senate.
April 6, 2017
Animal advocates called on the Justice Committee of the Senate to urgently pass a bill to penalize dogfighting. The bill would reform the Federal Criminal Code to penalize individuals for organizing fights, owning or trading a fighting dog, possessing a property used to hold fights, or attending a fight as a spectator.
March 24, 2017
Close to 74,000 people signed an online petition by HSI/Mexico to support Izamal Mayor Warnel May Escobar in transforming the cruel Yucatan Kots Kaal Pato fiesta into a humane celebration.