Botswana moves closer to lifting ban on trophy hunting despite declining interest in such kills

The southern African nation of Botswana may be on the verge of bucking the global trend against trophy hunting. Last week, a subcommittee appointed by…

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No Meat Monday - let's talk nutrition!

This week HSI interviewed the amazing Laurelle Usher, a qualified nutritionist (Bachelor of Heath Science - Nutritional Medicine) and busy mother of o…

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Iceland says it may kill 2,000 whales over next five years

Iceland has announced it may kill more than 2,000 whales over the next five years, despite a declining market for whale meat and a growing sentiment a…

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Bramble Cay melomys extinction: it’s time to learn the lessons from species loss

Australia notched up the extinction of another mammal species this week, with the Bramble Cay melomys (Melomys rubicola) formally declared extinct, th…

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Join HSI in making your Mondays meat-free!

Humane Society International's supporters have been increasingly voicing their concerns about farm animal welfare and the impact of animal agricul…

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Help us stop dolphins drowning off South Australia

A fishery off southern Australia has a big secret – dolphins are drowning in their nets. And fisheries managers are not doing enough to stop it. …

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