May 17, 2012
HSI/UK Responds to Home Office Announcement on Regulation of Animal Experiments and Transposition of EU Directive 2010/63
HSI/UK expressed disappointment in the Home Office's response to public consultation on options for the transposition into national law of European Directive 2010/63/EU on the protection of animals used for scientific purposes.
May 14, 2012
Rock Legend Chrissie Hynde Pens 200,000th Signature on HSI Petition To End Animal Testing for Cosmetics
Chrissie Hynde added her name to HSI's Cruelty-Free2013 campaign to end the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in Europe.
May 10, 2012
Sir Roger Moore has given his backing to calls by Humane Society International/UK and Compassion in World Farming for British firm Creek Projects Investments PLC to withdraw its plans to fund a massive foie gras factory farm in China.
May 9, 2012
A UK company announced suspension of its plans to fund a massive foie gras factory farm in China pending a review after HSI/UK, Compassion In World Farming and Four Paws International raised animal welfare concerns.
April 25, 2012
Loopholes in EU Shark Finning Legislation Must Close, Says European Parliament’s Environment Committee
HSI/Europe welcomed strong backing by the European Parliament’s Environment Committee for the European Commission’s proposal to amend an EU ban on shark finning.
April 23, 2012
Humane Society International Launches Worldwide ‘Be Cruelty-Free’ Campaign To End Cosmetics Testing on Animals
Humane Society International launched Be Cruelty-Free, a global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics.
April 17, 2012
Humane Society International/Europe and Lush Cosmetics launched the largest-ever global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics.
April 11, 2012
A British company has been exposed by animal protection groups Humane Society International/UK and Compassion in World Farming for funding the development of a massive foie gras factory farm, despite the cruel farming practice being banned in the UK.
March 26, 2012
X Factor judge and music manager Louis Walsh is the latest celebrity to speak out against testing cosmetics on animals as part of HSI’s star-studded CrueltyFree2013 campaign.
March 22, 2012
HSI/UK Condemns Canada For Setting 400,000 Seal Slaughter Quota Despite Cruelty and Climate Change Threats
HSI/UK condemned the reckless 2012 commercial seal hunt quota set by the Canadian government to permit the slaughter of 400,000 harp seals.