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Street Dogs

First City in Iran to Ban Killing Stray Dogs and the Woman Behind It

Negar Mojtahedi | Posted 10.08.2014 | Impact
Negar Mojtahedi

Shooting stray dogs is common practice in Iran. However, now the northwestern city of Tabriz has become the first and only city in the country to outlaw killing street dogs. It's all thanks to the efforts of one Iranian woman who is campaigning for those who can't speak for themselves.

This Photographer Wants You To See Street Dogs In A New Light

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 07.01.2014 | Green

For around a year now, Raul Valda has been taking beautiful photos of Bolivian street dogs. He started the project in response to a rough period o...

Olympian Hero Brings Home More Than a Medal

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.14.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Humane Society International's Masha Kalinina, Gus Kenworthy and Robin Macdonald with two of the rescued puppies. View more photos here. Photo by Chr...

How To Deal With The Dog Plague

AP | By ALISON MUTLER | Posted 11.10.2013 | Green

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — They roam the streets of Bucharest, sad-eyed, scraggly mongrels that shelter in demolition sites, rifle through garbage ...

Street Dogs: American Musicians Stand Up For Tibet's Imprisoned Artists (VIDEO)

Heidiminx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Heidiminx

The tools of our culture may have changed, but we are STILL capable of using the tools of our culture to amass a widespread movement for change.

Committed: An Update on Humane Society International's Help for Haiti

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Wayne Pacelle

The catastrophic human toll of the Jan. 12 earthquake in Haiti--an estimated 230,000 dead, 300,000 injured, and one million homeless--was the harshest...

Standing Up for Street Dogs in Baghdad and Beyond

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Wayne Pacelle

In the United States, persistent euthanasia in shelters is the problem we all struggle to end. In developing countries, it is a different kind of kill...