Guidelines for Responsible Pet Ownership
Owning a pet is a privilege and should result in a mutually beneficial relationship. However, the benefits of pet ownership come with obligations.
National Pet Week®
National Pet Week® honors the pets in our lives and promotes responsible pet ownership. Join us to celebrate pets and help give them the best lives…
Traveling with your pet FAQ
What to think about when deciding to travel with a pet? Can you take your pet out of the country? Specific needs for travel by plane, boat, car, train…
Model bill and regulations to assure appropriate care for dogs intended for use as Pets
Model Bill and Regulations to Assure Appropriate Care for Dogs Intended for Use as Pets
OIE tracks COVID-19 threats to animal welfare
The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) is monitoring how misunderstandings surrounding COVID-19 may have compromised animal welfare.
The IAHAIO Geneva Declaration
Preamble Recent research is demonstrating various benefits of companion animals to people's well-being, personal growth, and quality of life. In…
Dog and cat population control
The population of dogs and cats in the U.S. exceeds the capacity of our society to care and provide homes for them as companion animals.
Listing All Chimpanzees as Endangered (August 8, 2013)
FR Doc No: FWS-R9-ES-2010-0086; FWS Proposed Rule: Endangered and Threatened Wildlife and Plants; Listing All Chimpanzees as Endangered (August 8, …