American Humane Association
AHA's Emergency Services Responds to Blizzard in New York
29 Dec 01 | The American Humane Association's Emergency Animal Services responded to a request by the Erie County SPCA to deliver two Sport Utility Vehicles (SUV) to the Buffalo area which has been experiencing record amounts of snowfall. AHA's Animal Planet ...
Dr. Brenda Coe joins Free Farmed as Director of Animal Science Programs
11 Dec 01 | Washington, DC - Farm Animal Services, which administers, monitors and certifies the Free Farmed„ labeling program, today appointed Dr. Brenda L. Coe as director of animal science programs.
"I'm very pleased Dr. Coe will join the Free Farmed team...
American Humane Factors Fear For Animals In Reality Programming
19 Oct 01 | The American Humane Association's (AHA) Film and TV Unit today said it is concerned that animals will be harmed in pursuit of "reality entertainment" throughout the 2001-2002 television season.
According to AHA officials, shows such as Survivor ...
AHA and Animal Planet Rescue Return from Staten Island
03 Oct 01 | AHA and Animal Planet Rescue were helping to care for the search and rescue dogs that were searching through the rubble from the World Trade Center to locate evidence.
A full Veterinary Medical Assistance Team (VMAT) worked onboard Animal Planet ...
Animal Planet Rescue Dispatched To Aid Recovery Dog Teams In New York City
27 Sep 01 | According to Ben Drotar, who is leading AHA'sleading Animal Planet Rescue's on-site emergency animal relief efforts in New York, Rescue International is usingis using Animal Planet Rescue to coordinate all communications, dispatching and relief ...
AHA and Animal Planet Rescue on Staten Island to Support Recovery Efforts
27 Sep 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA) and Animal Planet Rescue are now on Staten Island to support the on-going recovery effort taking place at the Staten Island landfill.
As the recovery efforts continue, AHA and Animal Planet Rescue are ...
AHA and Animal Planet Rescue Arrive to Help on Staten Island
26 Sep 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA) and Animal Planet Rescue have arrived in Staten Island to support the on-going recovery effort taking place at the Staten Island landfill.
Rescue International, which is coordinating volunteer canine recovery...
AHA and Animal Planet Rescue Redeployed to New York City
25 Sep 01 | Rescue International, which is coordinating volunteer canine recovery teams for the New York Police Department, requested that AHA bring an emergency animal relief team and Animal Planet Rescue to help shelter and care for recovery dogs.
EAR Progress Archive: New York City
20 Sep 01 | The American Humane Association dispatched an emergency animal relief team and Animal Planet Rescue to the New York area shortly after the attack on the World Trade Center to help animals affected by the tragedy.
AHA provided these teams with ...
American Humane Association's Guide to Humane Dog Training Released
06 Sep 01 | The American Humane Association today released its "Guide to Humane Dog Training." "Guide to Humane Dog Training" includes sections on: dog behavior; how a dog learns; training a dog; tools and equipment; and choosing a humane dog trainer.
AHA Announces Expanded Guidelines to Protect Animals in Film and Television
20 Jul 01 | AHA's Guidelines for the Safe Use of Animals in Filmed Media, accepted by the film industry, forms the basis for the protection of animal actors.
"Throughout our 60 years protecting animals in film and television productions, American Humane has ...
American Humane Association Downgrades Rating On The Animal
03 Jul 01 | The American Humane Association's (AHA) Film and Television Unit today said it has called for the removal of its "No animal was harmed" disclaimer statement from the end credits of the Sony Pictures/Revolution Studios film The Animal.
AHA awards ...
Maryland Girl to be Honored as This Year's National Kind Kid to Animals
29 Jun 01 | On Friday, June 29, the American Humane Association (AHA) will honor 12-year Shannon Watt of Hampstead, MD, as the winner of the 2001 Be Kind To Animals Kid Contest.
American Humane selected Shannon for this honor, which includes a $10,000 award,...
American Humane Association Praises Burger King's New Animal Handling Guidelines
28 Jun 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA), which last year launched the Free Farmed certification and labeling program, today welcomed Burger King's announcement of improved animal handling guidelines for its suppliers.
In fact, Burger King's new ...
Vale Wood Farms Second Dairy to Qualify for American Humane Association Free Farmed Label
14 Jun 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA) and Farm Animal Services (FAS) today announced that Vale Wood Farms of Loretto, Pennsylvania is the second dairy in the nation to qualify for the Free Farmed label. "Consumers now have even more opportunity to...
Hedgeapple Farm Beef Qualifies for American Humane Association Free Farmed Label
07 Jun 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA) and Farm Animal Services (FAS) today announced that Hedgeapple Farm of Buckeystown, Maryland, is the second producer raising cattle for beef to qualify for the Free Farmed label. "Consumers now have even more ...
Springer Mountain Chicken Qualifies for American Humane Association Free Farmed Label
24 May 01 | The American Humane Association (AHA) and Farm Animal Services (FAS) today announced that Springer Mountain Farms is the first producer raising chickens for broiler production to qualify for the Free Farmed label.
A Free Farmed label will assure ...
Maryland Girl Named Be Kind to Animals Kid 2001
03 May 01 | Considered the highlight of AHA's Be Kind to Animals Week (May 6-12) festivities, the national BKA Kid Contest honors young people who are making a difference in the lives of animals.
This year's national winner, 12-year-old Shannon Watt, ...
Share a Smile With a Friend -- And Help Protect a Dog's Life
25 Apr 01 | Come 'N Get It dry dog food kicks off a word-of-mouth campaign to raise up to $25,000 for AHA's animal protection programs.
Other top brands include Fancy Feast® canned cat food, Friskies® canned and dry cat food, ALPO® canned and dry dog food ...
Protect Against the Unthinkable: Tag Your Pets!
04 Apr 01 | According to the American Humane Association (AHA), a simple pet tag may be the one key item that makes the difference between life and death for your dog or cat.
If your pet doesn't have a tag or some other form of ID, statistics show the ...