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An Open Letter to the 2017 Iditarod Race Sponsors

April 1st, 2017

Dear 2017 Sponsors of the Iditarod Sled Dog Race, Today, the men and women who compete in the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race reap sizable cash prizes from the sponsorship of companies like yours. Every company wants to invest in sponsorship opportunities that provide good publicity, benefit communities, and do good in the world. None […]

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NHES Visits “Magic City” – Birmingham, Alabama

March 2nd, 2017

Through NHES’ free Kindness In The Classroom outreach initiative, a team of humane educators travel across the nation to help youth learn how to treat animals humanely. In February, NHES educators Megan Flinn and Megan Hessenberger spent five days in Birmingham, Alabama, and visited nearly 2,000 K-5th grade students across six elementary schools. Volunteers from […]

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This February, Show Your Love of Animals!

February 14th, 2017

February 28 is World Spay Day. If you’re reading this, it is likely that you are an animal lover who already knows that spay and neuter are part of the solution to end companion animal overpopulation. This February, show your love for animals by taking action to help a companion animal be spayed and neutered […]

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Six Florida Schools Invite NHES to Teach Kindness to Animals December 12-16, 2016!

December 23rd, 2016

Depending on when you were last in school, you may remember the week before Christmas break as the time of year when semester-weary teachers would show movies during class in the days before Christmas break. This year, six schools in Brevard and Osceola counties in Florida wanted to treat their students to something special before […]

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Know the Safe Way to Rescue An Injured Animal

November 29th, 2016

Whether you live in the city or country, odds are good that you will one day encounter an animal in need of help. If you feel confident and compelled to render aid, that’s a start! However, you must also know how to minimize future damage to an injured or abandoned animal, give him/her the best […]

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