Be Kind to Animals Week

Celebrating 100 years of helping dogs, cats and other animals in need, the oldest commemorative week in U.S. history is taking place from May 3 – 9, 2015.

To mark the American Humane Association’s centennial salute to compassionate education, a year-long “Kindness 100″ campaign has been launched complete with a national media tour, instructional roadshow to schools with a traveling museum aboard a fleet of Red Star Rescue trucks which save animals in disasters, and a website, which includes:

  • a peek into Be Kind to Animal Week’s past
  • information to help instill in the next generation the need to care for all creatures great and small
  • official downloadable proclamations for local, state and federal officials
  • a Kindness 100 pledge

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