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Commentary: If you're going to give, give to local animal shelters

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By Harold Harpster

Americans are a generous people, and the vast majority are animal lovers. Trouble is, many activist groups eagerly prey on those emotions to further their agendas.


Few are as sinister as the Humane Society of the United States, the richest anti-animal agriculture organization in the U.S. Ask 100 people on the street what the HSUS does and the majority would say: "They save abandoned animals by supporting local human shelters."

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