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Pet-friendly housing provision effective Nov. 1

MEDIA RELEASE Effective Nov. 1, property owners and tenants will be able to negotiate their contracts to allow a household pet to reside on the premises. This provision will allow more Hawaii residents to adopt companion animals and bring them into their homes, and also decrease the number of pets surrendered to shelters in the […]

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Gov. Neil Abercrombie signs several animal protection bills as Sen. Clayton Hee's dog, Kahekili, and others look on. (Photo courtesy of the Office of the Governor)

Governor signs measures for animal protection

MEDIA RELEASE At the Hawaiian Humane Society today, Gov. Neil Abercrombie signed six bills related to protecting animals. “These measures will rightfully hold those who abuse pets accountable for their actions,” Gov. Abercrombie said. “They will also provide those who care for pets more opportunities.” The bills will strengthen animal cruelty laws, help residents find […]

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HSUS encourages reporting wildlife crimes

MEDIA RELEASE In the wake of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s ongoing investigation into the illegal deer smuggling on to the Big Island and transport of mouflon sheep to Maui – both to provide living targets for hunters – The Humane Society of the United States and Humane Society Wildlife Land Trust urge Hawaii […]

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Dozens of nightingales take flight for new life at Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue sanctuary in California

Operation Donkey Airlift

Dozens of nightingales take flight for new life at Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue sanctuary in California

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Humane Society veterinarian continuing to work toward gaining dog's trust

Lonesome pooch still roaming Saddle Road

Humane Society veterinarian continuing to work toward gaining dog’s trust

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Wandering dog has been creating dangerous situations on cross-island highway. Rescue plan in place by HIHS vet. Public urged to not spook dog by trying to catch it.

Saddle Road hazard … but a really cute one

Wandering dog has been creating dangerous situations on cross-island highway. Rescue plan in place by HIHS vet. Public urged to not spook dog by trying to catch it.

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Akaka recognized by U.S. Humane Society

Akaka recognized by U.S. Humane Society

MEDIA RELEASE On behalf of its more than 50,000 supporters in Hawaii, The Humane Society of the United States, together with its affiliate, the Humane Society Legislative Fund, has presented an award to U.S. Sen. Daniel Akaka, D-Hawaii for his leadership on animal protection legislation in 2010. Akaka received a Legislative Leader award last week […]

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Humane Society's Keaau shelter community day (July 24)

Humane Society’s Keaau shelter community day (July 24)

MEDIA RELEASE Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Keaau shelter has food, fun, and activities planned for a Community Day at the Bark Park 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 24. Join HIHS for a blessing of the new East Hawaii Bark Park at 11 a.m., followed by free shelter tours. Sheer Magic Pet Salon will be on […]

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Save the date for Hawaii Island Humane Society's 14th annual Tropical Paws benefit event scheduled for Friday, May 14, 2010. The gala affair returns to the elegant Four Seasons Hualalai Resort and will begin at 6:00 p.m.

Humane Society Tropical Paws Benefit (May 14)

Save the date for Hawaii Island Humane Society’s 14th annual Tropical Paws benefit event scheduled for Friday, May 14, 2010. The gala affair returns to the elegant Four Seasons Hualalai Resort and will begin at 6:00 p.m.

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The Hawaii Island Humane Society's Yard Sale is tomorrow, Saturday, February 20 from 8 a.m. to noon in Waimea at the shelter's Bark Park. 

HIHS Waimea shelter is on the Kona-side of the Waimea-Kohala Airport on Mamalahoa Highway.

All proceeds will benefit the many programs operated by the Hawaii Island Humane Society including community education and low-cost spay and neuter programs.

Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Yard Sale Saturday (Feb 20)

The Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Yard Sale is tomorrow, Saturday, February 20 from 8 a.m. to noon in Waimea at the shelter’s Bark Park. HIHS Waimea shelter is on the Kona-side of the Waimea-Kohala Airport on Mamalahoa Highway. All proceeds will benefit the many programs operated by the Hawaii Island Humane Society including community education […]

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The Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Annual Halloween Pet Walk is scheduled for Saturday, October 31 in Historic Kailua Village with registration beginning at 8:00 a.m.

The event encourages pet owners to walk from Hale Halewai to Kailua Pier and back and then enjoy contests and prizes. The three walkers who raise the most pledge money will receive prizes and there will be prizes awarded for best costume, best pet trick, hot dog eating contest, best canine kisser and more.

Walk your pet, raise some funds for HIHS

The Hawaii Island Humane Society’s Annual Halloween Pet Walk is scheduled for Saturday, October 31 in Historic Kailua Village with registration beginning at 8:00 a.m. The event encourages pet owners to walk from Hale Halewai to Kailua Pier and back and then enjoy contests and prizes. The three walkers who raise the most pledge money […]

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Reception for Humane Society director; RSVP requested

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Prevent a litter – fix your critter. For free!

MEDIA RELEASE Spay Day USA was Feb. 24, and in true island-time recognition of the national event, the Hawaii Island Humane Society is offering 16 free spays or neuters at the Kona and at the Keaau shelters during March.  Those interested can sign up before March 23 at the three Hawaii Island Humane Society shelters […]

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Protect your pets ... from distress that can be caused by the noise and commotion of fireworks during the New Year's celebrations.

Fireworks not so much fun for pets

Protect your pets … from distress that can be caused by the noise and commotion of fireworks during the New Year’s celebrations.

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