2012 Course Awards Now Open!
The Humane Society of the United States and the Animals and Society
Institute invite applications from college and university faculty
members for the 13th annual Animals and Society Course Awards. Visit
here for more information! 
Endangered Species Policy Paper
We're pleased to announce publication of our latest policy paper!
"Endangered Species: Saving Them and Ourselves," by Linda Riebel,
takes a fresh look at the issue of biodiversity and what's needed to
save species in the U.S. and around the world. Th...
ASI Consultant Phil Arkow Featured in New Zealand News!
ASI Consultant, Phil Arkow, was recently interviewed by Voxy.co.nz
about the 23rd New Zealand Companion Animal Conference, where he will
be delivering the keynote address on 'Empathy Education.'
To read the full story, please click here:
ASI Featured in the Toledo Blade
Ken Shapiro and Bee Friedlander were featured in the story, "Domestic
Violence, Animal Cruelty Often Linked," which ran in the Toledo Blade.
They spoke about the connections between domestic violence and animal
abuse, and highlighted ASI's trainings ...
AniCare Featured in Knoxville News
AniCare was recently featured in the Mountain Press and on WATE
TV/Channel 6 news in Knoxville, TN. Accordingly to the Mountain Press
article, "William Allen Hood was arrested in May and charged with
aggravated animal cruelty after the Sevierville Po...
Accountability and empathy
Dr. Elizabeth Strand talks about the growing use of the AniCare model
in sentencing animal abusers. The treatment holds abusers accountable
for their actions and teaches them empathy so they don't repeat them.
See the interview here .