Together we let a dog choose us at the local humane society.
"I will drop you and your cat off at the humane society!" she said, starting to believe he was serious.
In 1908 a law was enacted for establishing the West Virginia Children's Home to be under the control of the Humane Society.
He was also of a most humane disposition and a friend of Liberal institutions.
French Judaism was thus in a sense more human if less humane than the Spanish variety; the latter produced thinkers, statesmen, poets and scientists; the former, men with whom the Talmud was a passion, men of robuster because of more naïve and concentrated piety.
The severity with which the land was treated may pass for a gentle reprisal if the Moabites of that day were not more humane than their descendants in the days of King Mesha.
This humane privilege was grossly abused, and thus gave rise to the slang phrase "to sham Abraham."
The rhetorical schools experienced a brilliant revival under Constantine and his successors, when Athens became the alma mater of many notable men, including Julian, Libanius, Basil and Gregory of Nazianzus, and in her professors owned the last representatives of a humane and moralized paganism.
Bearbaiting, till within comparatively recent times, was a favourite sport throughout Europe, but, along with cock-fighting and badger-baiting, has gradually disappeared before a more humane civilization.
The rising of 1863 may without injustice be said to be due to the more humane policy of the tsar Alexander II.
This task was principally executed by Juan Vazquez de Coronado (or Vasquez de Coronada), an able and humane governor appointed in 1562, whose civilizing work was undone by the almost uninterrupted maladministration of his fifty-eight successors.
In the Philippines the humane policy of the home government had no such powerful obstacles to contend with.
While my townsmen and women are devoted in so many ways to the good of their fellows, I trust that one at least may be spared to other and less humane pursuits.
But already a change is taking place, owing, not to an increased humanity, but to an increased scarcity of game, for perhaps the hunter is the greatest friend of the animals hunted, not excepting the Humane Society.
Not that I am less humane than others, but I did not perceive that my feelings were much affected.
We cannot but pity the boy who has never fired a gun; he is no more humane, while his education has been sadly neglected.
"In general we must turn this bloodthirsty soldier to more humane interests," said Bilibin.
God forbid that he should be humane, should love, or pity, or think of what is just and unjust.