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Cher's News/ Petitions # 24
2 years ago
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25 Ways to Save Big Cats ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, big cats, protection, habitat, endangered, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
There are 2 pages of Care2 petitions- please check if you want to sign to help- thanks for all you do!
2 years ago
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Tell PETCO to Stop Selling Wild-Caught Fish as Pets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering, protection, pets, environment )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Many saltwater fish sold in pet stores are not raised in captivity, but are instead caught from the ocean itself. This is disruptive to the natural environment and harmful to the fish itself. A majority of the fish die before even reaching the pet store,
2 years ago

 

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Support Program Allowing Maryland Inmates to Train Service Dogs for Disabled Veterans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, environment )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Maryland Prison Agency has teamed up with a New York non-profit called America's Vet Dogs to launch a new program that will allow inmates to train dogs while in prison. Once trained, the dogs will provide service for veterans who are blind or
2 years ago
22
Defend Endangered West Coast Marten ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
For the past two years, US Fish and Wildlife Service has been mulling over its decision to protect the highly endangered Humboldt marten. With only a few dozen martens left in existence, they remain in grave peril until action is taken to protect them.
2 years ago

All noted and signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All Noted and signed Thanx Nyack and Cher

2 years ago

All signed. Thanks Nyack & Cher!

Petitions
2 years ago

all signed, FB and tweeted

2 years ago

Wendy signed all, Bruce Forster signed last three.

2 years ago

All noted and signed (25) Thanx Nyack & Cher

2 years ago
73
Protect Endangered Florida Panther ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Florida Panther was orignially issued Endangered Species status in 1967. But little or nothing has been done to keep the Florida Panther natural habitat from dwindling. We have had more than 50 years to do something, and we have done nothing
2 years ago
67
Stop Breeding White Tigers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
White tigers are rare genetic mutations, not a different species. According to the San Diego Zoo, every American white tiger is descended from a single father. New cubs must be inbred further. For every healthy, valuable cub, it is thought that many are
2 years ago
78
Don't Let Korea Kill Whales for Research ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, whales, killing, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )
Cher - 7 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell the International Whaling Commission not to approve killing whales for dubious research!
2 years ago
47
Save Sea Turtles From Drowning ! @ Petitionsite ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tens of thousands of turtles are caught in fishing gear every year. Trapped underwater for more than an hour, many of these turtles die by drowning. .
2 years ago
45
Save Penguins From Extinction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 46 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
13 out of 18 species of penguin are threatened or endangered and all are in steady decline and face extinction. While there are a number of factors responsible, overfishing is one of them.
2 years ago
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Ensure Greater Protection for Pets on Planes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, environment )
Cher - 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
Pets are increasingly being subjected to air travel and some airlines have been better than others at ensuring they are properly cared for. It is not uncommon for pets to suffer or die during travel because of extreme temperatures, inadequate ventilation
Protection for our pets when traveling
2 years ago

signed, FB and tweeted

2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago
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Stop Elephant Abuse in India ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, killed )
Cher - 4 hours ago - avaaz.org
A speeding truck proved to be a KILLER for the 45-year-old INNOCENT female, while seriously injuring another. Both elephants lay HELPLESS on the road near Mahamaya Flyover for almost four HOURS. While the early-morning traffic gridlock on the busy
2 years ago
26
Stop Experiments on Endangered Sea Turtles ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recently, it was revealed by a whistleblower that University of British Columbia have been conducting experiments for over ten years with endangered green sea turtles. It was claimed that the remaining turtles would be killed
2 years ago
26
Stop Fox Penning in Virginia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, suffering, whales, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Fox Penning is a cruel blood-sport that is allowed in Virginia, along with 19 other states. Virginia is one of the states with the best animal welfare legislation yet, foxes in Virginia suffer everyday especially during hunting season from repeated acts
2 years ago

 

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Don't Cut Government Funding for Conservation ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Recently, the House Appropriations Committee approved a bill that would cut money from wildlife and conservation funds and instead give it to the Departments of the Interior and Transportation. If this bill passes, conservation funds such as the federal
2 years ago
30
Outlaw Violent and Sadistic Animal Crush Videos ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Animal crush videos feature quite possibly the most sadistic forms of animal cruelty and torture, and are usually performed on smaller animals. These can include kittens, puppies, mice, and bunnies that are filmed while someone purposely tortures them
2 years ago
24
Vancouver: Destruction Of Bird Habitat For Industrial Gains Must End ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Plans for an expansion of the Deltaport terminal at Roberts Bank in Vancouver, British Columbia, stand to further devastate populations of migratory birds in the area. Situated along the Pacific coast migratory route, the Delta wetlands provide a rich
Delta wetlands at risk because of industrial polluter
2 years ago

signed, FB and tweeted

2 years ago

all signed, shared and noted thanks Nyack and Cher

2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All noted and signed Thanx Nyack and Cher

2 years ago

 

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Stop Badger Slaughter in the UK ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, killing, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Two proposed pilot culls of badgers were proposed earlier this year, but stopped by the Badger Trust, which demanded a judicial review, which in turn ruled against the culls.
2 years ago

 

Protect Endangered Sea Turtles in Australia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Woodside Petroleum no drilling in sea turtle habitat at Kimberly's Scott Reef.
2 years ago
34
Save Beluga Whales ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, pollution, protection, radia-active, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
There is no reliable way to clean up oil in the Arctic, and that spells danger for animals like the beluga whale. It has to surface for air, a task that could prove treacherous and deadly, if Arctic waters are polluted by oil.
2 years ago
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Urge Reno Rodeo to Stop Cruel Practices ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, protection, rescued, suffering )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Shocking footage has recently been released of various Reno Rodeo employees mistreating animals through the use of 'jerk downs' which involve roping young calves around the neck and then jerking the rope backwards. This practice brutally jerks the animal
2 years ago

 

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Pythons Aren't Pets: Ban the Import of Giant Constrictor Snakes ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
While many snakes and other reptiles enjoy happy, healthy lives as household pets in the United States, not all species of snake are appropriate for human companionship. Giant constrictor snakes may appeal to some as striking novelty pets, but the risks
2 years ago

TY all signed

2 years ago

Noted all and signed Thanx Nyack Cher

2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago
Navy Sonar Tests Threaten Populations of Mammals Off the Californian and Hawaiian Coasts ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, killing, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
According to its own estimates, the United States Navy figures that over the course of the next five years nearly 16,000 mammals will endure permanent hearing loss as a direct result of its underwater sonar testing and training exercises off the coasts
2 years ago
45
Replace Cruel Beaver Trapping Techniques With Safer Alternatives ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Beavers are large semi-aquatic rodents who are best known for their outstanding ability to construct dams and lodges out of trees and branches that they gnaw to size with their large front incisors. Beavers are the largest rodents found in North America
2 years ago
38
Demand Justice for Dog Kicked to Death ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, dogs, pets, suffering, death, protection )
Cher - 9 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Mr. Christopher Rambone of Rensselear, NY is scheduled to appear before a Grand Jury on July 25th, 2012. Twenty-three-year-old Rambone is being accused of killing Rudy, a ten-year-old Beagle mix. The dog belonged to Rambone's mother-in-law.
2 years ago
43
Protect California Sea Otter ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 54 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Obama Administration wants to continue to expand risky offshore drilling in the Artic Ocean that would effect the California coasts before it has completely assessed the causes of the 2010 Gulf oil disaster and its effects on the wildlife
2 years ago
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Stop Endangered Animal Poaching in the Philippines ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction, habitat, killing )
Cher - 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a recent study published in "Tropical Conservation Science," Philippine poachers are targeting ten animals on the IUCN Red List of endangered species. These animals include fruit bats, macaques, fruit doves, hornbills and the white winged
2 years ago
46
Stop Hunting Endangered White Rhinos ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite people willing to raise money to save and remove a white rhino, a KNZ businessman paid for the right to hunt and kill an endangered white rhino in the Hluhluwe game reserve, as advertised online.
2 years ago

 

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Urge Australia to Stop Gunning Down Camels From Helicopters ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, environment, killing )
Cher - 38 minutes ago - peta.org
The Australian government is reportedly gunning down unwanted feral camels from helicopters to reduce their populations. Aerial hunts are exceedingly cruel, often only maiming animals who then die slow, agonizing deaths.
2 years ago
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Tell Congress to Step in - Poachers Massacring Elephants ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals, killed )
Cher - 34 minutes ago - secure3.convio.net
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's Multinational Species Conservation Funds are essential tools to protect species such as elephants from extinction. Write to your members of Congress now to ask them to save precious wildlife!
2 years ago
4
Support Wildlife and the Global Conservation Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, environment, habitat, humans, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 33 minutes ago - support.worldwildlife.org
Tell your members of Congress to support the Global Conservation Act and the important species--and places--it will help protect.
2 years ago
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Ask Your MP to Support the League Against Cruel Sport's Film Gunsmoke and Mirrors ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, gamebirds, wildlife, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 20 minutes ago - e-activist.com
An Early Day Motion* has been put down in Parliament supporting the League's aim to end the suffering inflicted on gamebirds in the name of sport as shown in the League's new film 'Gunsmoke and Mirrors' which exposes the truth about the gamebird shooting
2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

Noted and signed Nyack and Cher Thanx

2 years ago
31
Bluefin Tuna Are in Trouble ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, killing )
Cher - 5 hours ago - act.oceana.org
Right now, bluefin are dying on longlines, a type of fishing gear that can hold thousands of baited hooks. The bait is attractive to the target fish, but also draws in bluefin, seabirds, and endangered turtles.
2 years ago
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Snapperfest: Stop the Torture of the Snapping Turtle ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, wildlife, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - therainforestsite.com
Animal abuse happens everywhere, but one county in Indiana takes animal cruelty to a whole new level with its yearly Snapperfest.
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Be Cruelty Free ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 5 hours ago - hsi.org
Animals shouldn't suffer and die to test cosmetics or their ingredients. All cosmetics should be cruelty-free,
2 years ago
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Tell Revlon: Don't Cover Up Possible Animal Testing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Please take a moment to let Revlon know that you will not buy its products until the company confirms that it is not paying for any tests on animals anywhere in the world!
2 years ago
64
Help Stop Idaho's War on Wolves ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wolves, killing, protection, environment, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering )
Cher - 10 hours ago - secure.defenders.org
Help us reach our goal of sending 50,000 messages to interior Secretary Salazar. Actions taken: 41,473 Actions needed: 50,000 Please sign if you haven't already!!!!!
2 years ago
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Big Cats At the Jefferson County Fair ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, big cats, fairs, wildlife, protection, suffering, AnimalCruelty, environment, wildanimals )
Cher - 13 hours ago - capwiz.com
Let the Jefferson County Fair (New York) and the Watertown Daily Times know that the fair should not be hosting the Big Cat Encounter "show" this week!
2 years ago

All signed, Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All Noted and signed Thanx Nyack and Cher

2 years ago
27
Don't Ship 148 Wild Animals to Cuban Zoo ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 22 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Starting the week of July 10, 2012, a total of 148 lions, rhinos, cheetah and other wild animals will be captured from Nambia's Waterburg Plateau Park, as part of a plan called "Operation Noah's Ark". By the end of the year, they will be flown to Havana,
2 years ago
43
Don't Let the American Kennel Club Pander to Puppy Mill Interests ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, protection, suffering )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
The American Kennel Club (AKC), the world's largest purebred dog registry, has been under fire for failing to protect dogs from horrific abuses at large-scale commercial breeding facilities, commonly referred to as "puppy mills."
2 years ago
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Hold BP Responsible for Dolphin Deaths and Diseases ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 3 minutes ago - forcechange.com
BP's 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill was the petroleum industry's largest accidental marine oil spill. An estimated 9 million barrels of oil, at a rate of about 53,000 barrels per day, escaped into the surrounding ocean before the oil well was capped.
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Save Sea Turtles From Drowning in Shrimp Nets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
An estimated 6,000 sea turtles die every year from accidental capture in shrimp trawl nets. New protective measures proposed by the National Marine Fisheries Service could save these turtles from drowning by requiring Turtle Excluder Devices in all
2 years ago
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Three Deer Imprisoned at Pittsburgh Nursery Need Your Voice ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 1 hour ago - peta.org
Meder's Nursery in Pittsburgh reportedly keeps three deer cruelly confined to a tiny windowless room year-round, except during the holiday season when they are exhibited. To make things worse, we're told that the smallest deer is often bullied
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China: Ban Dog and Cat Meat ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Cats and dogs are stolen from households or residential areas around the country and shipped into in trucks inside cages that do not even allow them to stretch their bodies. With their arms and legs broken, most of the cats and dogs are severely injured
2 years ago
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Save Our Marine Life ! Don't Take The Bait ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, marine life, protection, wildlife, habitat, nature )
Cher - 9 minutes ago - saveourmarinelife.org.au
The fishing industry is out to sink the Australian Government's plan for the world's largest network of marine sanctuaries. Help us tell Environment Minister Tony Burke not to take the bait. Remind him of the overwhelming support for marine protection
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The Badger Trust Loses Legal Challenge to Prevent a Cull ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, wildlife, killing, environment )
Cher - 1 hour ago - rspca.org.uk
We supported The Badger Trust's legal challenge of a badger cull in England as a means of tackling bovine tuberculosos (bT and are bitterly disappointed it was not successful.
2 years ago
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Save Our Oceans and Marine Wildlife ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )
Cher - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Canada has the largest coastline in the world, yet less than 1% of it is protected through meaningful long-term conservation measures. The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAW has challenged the government to create 12 news marine protected area
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Save the Boreal Forest and Caribou ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Help protect the Woodland Caribou and their home, the Boreal Forest. In doing so, we slow the effects of climate change also. The government has an obligation to protect these animals under the "Species at Risk" act, please make sure they fulfill their
2 years ago
41
Support Grazing Allotment Closure for Mexican Lobos ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, Mexican wolves, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 24 minutes ago - secure3.convio.net
Show your support for wolves by advocating to close these selected public lands to grazing. Send your email to the District Ranger on the Gila National Forest.
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Stop the "Operation Noah's Ark" ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Cher - 34 minutes ago - prowildlife.de
We are dismayed to learn that the Namibian government is planning to capture and export 148 wild animals in a national park to Cuba. We will therefore ask you to stop the capture of African wild animals in captivity for the entertainment and all the
2 years ago

 

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Please Pledge to Help Companion Animals This Summer ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, environment, protection, suffering, pets )
Cher - 6 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Every summer, PETA's cruelty caseworkers respond to dozens of calls and e-mails about animals who are struggling to survive the harsh heat and severe storms of the season. Faced with the constant threat of heatstroke, dehydration, and other deadly
2 years ago

All noted and signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All noted and signed ....Thanx Nyack and Cher

2 years ago

Hi noted and signed Working on Cher's mail #25 - Got about 9 Links done so far :-0....I also wanted to tell you that Chang.Org is back for me Lol hope it lasts. !!! See ya later, Hugggs Barb) )

Change. org
2 years ago

Barbara, how did you get Change.Org back? I haven't been able to sign petitions for a week or so and I'v done everything Google Chrome has suggested...I know this isn't the forum for tech problems...just asking...thanks, Carol R.

Change.Org back !!!!
2 years ago

Hi Carol I was originally using Internet And changed to Mozilla ,After that it worked for awhile and disappeared again I had to do without for more then a week!!! Finally yesterday it mysteriously appeared again and I hope it is back to stay :-0 Just hang in there Carol these computers are tempermental and hopefully it will come back soon See Ya Barbara E.

Tempermental technology
2 years ago

Thanks, Barbara...and with me not being too computer savvy...it's a weird world!

2 years ago

You are soooo welcome Carol see ya around, Barb E ) )

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