Certifying Humane Zoos, Aquariums & Parks

Why Humane Conservation™?

Humane Conservation™ is a certification program of American Humane, the first national humane organization in America and the world’s largest certifier of the welfare and humane treatment of animals in working and other environments. When you see the Humane Conservation program’s Humane Certified™ logo, be assured that the facility meets the highest standards of animal care.

Program Details

About the Certification

Ensuring the humane treatment of animals in zoos, aquariums, and animal parks

Scientific Advisory Committee

Meet the experts behind our Humane Conservation standards

White Paper

Why do we need Humane Conservation certification? Read our White Paper to find out