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About us

At the Humane Society of the United States, our goal is to create a world where people and animals thrive together. If you work or volunteer with animals—whether you’re a shelter staffer, rescue volunteer, animal services officer, community cat advocate, wildlife rehabber, cruelty investigator, equine protector or veterinary professional—we want to help you make that a vision a reality in your community.

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What do we offer?

HumanePro helps you support pet owners and others in your communities and save more animals’ lives. We work with shelter directors and other community leaders to bring you the best ideas, tested strategies and lifesaving insights from organizations around the country and the globe. Our dynamic, comprehensive resources include:

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Who are we?

While experts throughout the HSUS contribute to HumanePro, our core team includes advocacy journalists and former shelter directors, cruelty investigators, animal services officers, rescue group leaders and nonprofit board members with a wealth of experience navigating the challenges you face. Just like you, we live and breathe animal protection every day.

Together, let’s shape the future of animal welfare.