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Humane New Year’s Resolutions

January 1st, 2018

A new year brings hope of good things to come and a fresh resolve to form good habits! If you are among the many who devote yourself to a New Year’s resolution, why not consider a resolution to benefit animals? 1. Exercise with a Shelter Dog. Have you vowed to exercise more this year? Volunteer at your […]

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Create A Humane Holiday

December 2nd, 2017

The holidays are a time many of us spend with family and friends where food is often an important part of the celebration.  We look forward with anticipation to the delicious, family recipes prepared during this time.    Each year, however, thousands of factory farmed animals endure intense suffering to satisfy the demand for our societal […]

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NHES Helping Animal Hoarding Victims Recover, Begin New Lives

November 3rd, 2017

In a small rental house in West Virginia, a woman living alone had managed to accumulate over 30 dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens.  Upon learning of the dangerous and inhumane conditions in the home, the landlord contacted NHES’ flagship animal care facility, The Briggs Animal Adoption Center (BAAC), to request urgent help.  In hoarding situations […]

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Animal Welfare…In Schools!

October 1st, 2017

If you are a teacher or know a teacher, you are likely aware that public schools help their students master traditional subjects and all manner of life skills from healthy eating habits to effective interpersonal communication. Many teachers are likewise recognizing the benefits of helping children form responsible habits with animals early in life. Dogs, […]

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Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

September 1st, 2017

UPDATE 9/7/17: Thanks to generous donor support, NHES is distributing additional emergency funding to Austin Pets Alive! (APA) to help care for the ever-increasing number of animal victims of Hurricane Harvey that are coming into their care. As of Saturday (Sept. 2), APA was sheltering an estimated 1,700 animals—and more have been arriving daily. NHES […]

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