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To the rescue: Rhesus macaque celebrates turning 21 at Black Beauty Ranch

December 6, 2016—After spending half her life in a lab used for medical research, then another decade at a zoo, Julie, a rhesus macaque celebrates her birthday at her new home, Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch. Read more»

Big Cats in Cages: Wild Animals Rescued in Atchison, Kansas

November 2, 2016—Nearly one dozen dangerous wild animals were removed from an Atchison, Kan., property after authorities discovered that the animals had been abandoned in their enclosures without access to food or clean water. Read more»

Rhesus macaque finds friendship at Black Beauty Ranch

October 19, 2016—A rhesus macaque formerly used in biomedical research finds a new best friend at the Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch, operated in partnership with The HSUS. Read more»

Students: Enter Our Chimp Drawing Contest

July 7, 2016—Students in grades K-12 are invited to enter the 2010 Chimps Deserve Better Drawing Contest, sponsored by The Humane Society of the United States. Read more»

Pigs rescued from neglect find a new home at Black Beauty Ranch

July 5, 2016—These pigs were rescued from neglect and are now settling into their new home at Black Beauty Ranch. Learn how you can visit them and the hundreds of other animals living at the sanctuary. Read more»

‘MUTTS’ Cartoonist Patrick McDonnell to Judge Chimpanzee Drawing Contest

July 5, 2016—The HSUS is spreading the message to young people about chimpanzees in laboratories through a drawing contest launching Sept. 1. The 2010 Chimps Deserve Better Drawing Contest opens up a conversation about chimpanzees while sparking creativity and compassion among students in kindergarten through 12th grade. Read more»

Hundreds of Chimpanzees Like Nim Still Suffer

March 22, 2016—The story of Nim, a chimpanzee who knew Animal Sign Language, is heartbreaking but far from unique. Read more»

The High of the Tiger: After Long Journey, Rescued Tigers Settle into New Habitat

January 6, 2016—Rescued from a roadside zoo, these tigers are settling into a new habitat at Black Beauty Ranch in Texas. Read more»

The HSUS Teams Up with FFA to Help Horses Around the Country

November 25, 2015—The Humane Society of the United States and its affiliate teamed up with Carter Horse Ranch, a renowned trainer in natural horsemanship, to create a year-long, virtual training program. Called Plan for Progress, the program is designed specifically for trainers working with horses that have been through traumatic experiences. Read more»

For the Love of a Horse: Eight-year-old's Desire for a Horse Leads Her to Black Beauty Ranch

October 2, 2015—After realizing she wasn't ready to adopt a horse just yet, 8-year-old Lucie Bohnsack gets the next best thing---a visit to the Doris Day Equine Center at Cleveland Amory Black Beauty Ranch. Read more»