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PostSubject: About the Pets or Pensions?   Wed Jul 06, 2011 3:52 pm

The Humane Society of the United States, which is not affiliated with community-based humane societies, is a very wealthy organization. In 2009 its budget was more than $121 million, and the HSUS network had more than $191 million in assets at the end of 2009.

Despite the financial ability to run a pet shelter in every state, HSUS doesn’t run a single one. And it shared only four-fifths of one percent of its budget with pet shelters during 2009. (HSUS hasn’t filed its 2010 taxes yet.)

Read the full story here.
http://humanewatch.org/index.php/site/post/pets_or_pensions/

I love the last paragraph:
It reads:
Maybe HSUS ads should come with a disclaimer too—not just to warn people that real humane societies will get less than 16 cents of its “$19 a month” infomercial request, but that an even larger amount will fund the retirements of HSUS executives.

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PostSubject: Re: About the Pets or Pensions?   Mon Jul 18, 2011 7:41 pm

Ick and I still don't see why people support this organization.

But wait was the HSUS bashing on the ASPCA? Or what the blog bashing on them? I didn't quite get that part.

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