We Need Them,
They Need Us
Your gift today helps us rescue animals in floods, hurricanes and other disasters, work tirelessly to stop unthinkable cruelty in puppy mills, reunite our brave retired military dogs with their handlers, provide those K-9 heroes with the lifelong healthcare they deserve, and so much more.
Founded in 1877 as the country’s first national humane organization, American Humane is committed to helping ensure the safety, welfare and well-being of animals. For nearly a century and a half, our innovative, science-based leadership programs have been First to Serve in promoting and nurturing the bonds between animals and humans.
VIDEO: 116 Cats Rescued
Watch the video on our recent efforts to rescue cats suffering in hazardous conditions »
Hero Dog Nomination Are Open
We’re searching for America’s standout dogs for our 13th Hero Dog Awards! Nominate a canine companion »
Newest American Humane Hero
Watch our public service announcement with Martha Stewart »
Your Impact in 2022
Join us as we celebrate 145 years of helping our best friends! Read our annual impact report »
AH In Action
Here’s a firsthand look at how our groundbreaking programs affect change in the real world »
Sponsor a Pup, Transform a Life
Five remarkable pups are on a journey to transform the lives of veterans »