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February 6, 2017
HSI is celebrating the far reaching animal protection language found in Mexico City’s formally enacted new constitution, noting that it is one of the most animal-friendly constitutional texts in the Americas.
January 25, 2017
A reform of the Ecological Equilibrium and Environment Protection General Law, approved by both the Mexican Senate and House of Representatives, mandates that the Federation, the Federal States and Mexico City penalize dog fights within a year.
January 3, 2017
2016 saw major gains for farm animals in Mexico, especially for egg-laying hens, according to Humane Society International.
December 14, 2016
Humane Society International applauds Rights Commission for approving inclusion of animal welfare on new Mexico City Constitution
HSI applauded the Rights Commission of Mexico City’s Constitutional Assembly for approving an article on animal welfare to be included in the constitution the city will adopt in February.
December 7, 2016
Justice Commission of Mexico’s House of Representatives applauded for advancing the criminalization of dogfights
The Justice Commission of Mexico’s House of Representatives has issued a favorable opinion on reforming the Federal Criminal Code penalizing various activities related to dogfighting.