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Cher's News/ Petitions #28
2 years ago
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Close Exhibit That Exposes Animals to Thrown Rocks and Poor Care ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
According to the Animal Welfare Act and the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Lagoon Corporation, which runs the Lagoon Amusement Park, has failed to meet minimal federal standards for the care of animals used in exhibitions

 

2 years ago
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Help Sunder Escape Abuse and Gain His Freedom ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 28 minutes ago - secure.peta.org
For the last six years, Sunder, who is only 13 years old, has been locked in chains at the Jyotiba Temple in the Kolhapur district of Maharashtra. The young elephant is denied adequate water and food, and when he is fed, he is usually given poor-quality
2 years ago
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Stop Ottawa From Trapping and Killing Resident Beavers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
The beavers in Lindsay Pond Park, Ottawa are causing floods and posing harm to infrastructure, like drains. In November, city officials halted cruel body-gripping traps and snares in order to explore more humane solutions.
2 years ago
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Stop Horse Fighting in Philippines ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 2 hours ago - change.org
No doubt you are aware that the Republic Act 8485, also known as the animal welfare act, outlawed all horse fighting in 1998. However, with minimal penalties being imposed on the few people charged with offences and to date no prosecutions, the practice
2 years ago
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Close the Last Dolphinarium In Germany ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife )
Cher - 2 hours ago - avaaz.org
We citizens are demanding the closure of the last dolphinarium in Nuremberg and Duisburg. To keep dolphins in small tanks and force them to perform tricks is wrong humanely and in any case. Dolphins in captivity with painful methods forced to learn
2 years ago
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Help Florida Veterinarians End Breed Discrimination ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, BSL, protection, pets, suffering, environment )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A group of South Florida vets thinks Miami-Dade County should reverse its 23 year ban on pit bulls. Armed with formidable research, the South Florida Veterinary Medical Association argues that breed specific legislation does not make communities any
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Retire Animals Used in Olympic Opening Cermony to Sanctuaries ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Retire animals used in Olympic Opening Ceremony to sanctuaries, rather than continue to use them as performance animals
2 years ago
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Ban Chinese Tiger Farms ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, tigers )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Although they are on the very edge of extinction in the wild, tigers breed readily in captivity. So readily, in fact, that they are being intensively farmed.
2 years ago
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Oppose ALL Anti-Environment Riders on Appropriations Bills ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
The House will consider more than 40 anti-environmental riders this year. Most of them--an astounding 33 riders--are attached to funding legislation for federal fish and wildlife and land management agencies
2 years ago
27
Uncontrolled Breeding With Sick Horses in Schleswig-Holstein ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, cruelty, environment )
Cher - 6 hours ago - peta.de
Following in the wake of a frightening PETA research in November last year, about 160 animals have been rescued from animal welfare adverse attitude in the district of Rendsburg-Eckernförde, were now issued at the request of the Regional Court of Kiel
2 years ago
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Fin Whales Get a Reprieve From Iceland ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 6 hours ago - all-creatures.org
Write the ambassador for Iceland thanking his country for the decision to halt the slaughter of fin whales for this year. Ask that he urge his country to do likewise for minke and all other whales in the future. Suggest whale watching,
Anonymous
2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago
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17 Ways to Help Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
17 petitions to sign to help all bears
2 years ago
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Ban Force Feeding Ducks (Foie Gras) in New York ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
"Foie gras," literally fatty liver, is a disease marketed as a delicacy. It is the liver of a duck or goose enlarged to up to 10 times its normal size by force feeding, produced by cruel and inhumane farming practices.
2 years ago
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End Abuse of Roman Carriage Horses ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rome needs to enforce regulations to protect horses. At the very least, the animals must have rest periods during warmer months and should not have to work at all in extreme heat. Please sign the petition to urge Rome's mayor to protect the city's
2 years ago
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Protect Northwest Orcas From Dirty Coal ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Edit and send a message to the Army Corps and your members of Congress, urging them to thoroughly review the risks from proposed coal export terminals in the Northwest.
2 years ago
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Urge Madigan Army Medical Center to Stop Tormenting Ferrets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please contact Madigan officials and urge them to abide by military regulations and honor the public pledge they made in 2007 by replacing the cruel use of animals for intubation training with modern medical simulators.
2 years ago
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Help Save Orca Whales ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, whales )
Cher - 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A population of orca whales that spend several months of the summer and fall each year in Washington State's Puget Sound, was listed as endangered under the Endangered Species Act in 2005.
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Honor the Life of Baboon Rescuer Killed in Fire ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, environment, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Rita Miljo, conservationist and baboon rescuer, passed away recently in a fire in a South African sanctuary. Miljo spent her life dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of baboons in South Africa and her work has been a foundation for conservation
2 years ago
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Demand Apology From Country Singer for Killing Wild Turtle ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
American country artist Blake Shelton recently bragged on Twitter about purposefully running over a box turtle in Oklahoma. While it cannot be proven that the incident actually occurred or was simply intended to be a joke, however tasteless, his public
2 years ago

all done. thank you, dear nyack.

2 years ago

Noted and all done that I could Thanx Nyack and Cher

Anonymous
2 years ago

All signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago
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Help Put An End to the Running of the Bulls ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 8 hours ago - unleashed.org.au
Send a message to the Spanish Ministry of Tourism, letting them know that that the cruelty of the Running of the Bulls is putting caring tourists off visiting Spain
2 years ago
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PETITION TO LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCIL ON WILD ANIMALS IN CIRCUSES ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, cruelty )
Cher - 5 hours ago - ad-international.org
Animal Defenders International and the undersigned Angelenos urge Los Angeles City Council Members to restrict the use of wild animals (exotics and non-domestics) in traveling circuses for the following reasons:
2 years ago
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Californians: Stop Wildlife Crime ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 1 hour ago - secure3.convio.net
am writing in support of AB 2179, an important bill that will increase the ability of the Department of Fish and Game to prosecute and penalize those who violate laws that protect our state's wildlife.
2 years ago

 

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Urge Cardiff to Stop Experiments Blinding Animals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 6 hours ago - action.peta.org.uk
Cardiff University carried out over 50,000 experiments on animals in 2011. Please contact the university's vice-chancellor to demand that they commit immediately to conduct no experiments on cats or which involve blinding animals or interfering with
Anonymous
2 years ago

All signed except the Californian one. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

Noted and signed except the CA one Thanx Nyack and Cher

2 years ago
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Demand Stricter Safety Regulations at Substandard Animal Shelter ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, suffering )
Cher - 27 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Recently two citizens of Warrick County, Indiana witnessed a shocking event. Warrick County Animal Control Officers were witnessed at the local landfill dumping plastic bags containing the bodies of euthanized pets. Citizens became worried when they
2 years ago
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Urge Congress to Protect Horses in Racing Industry ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 6 hours ago - secure.peta.org
The use of drugs in thoroughbred horses by the racing industry is widespread and deadly. Trainers and veterinarians frequently give horses legal drugs to mask the pain from stress or injury in order to keep them on the track when they should be resting,
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Tell Groupon: Show Love for Elephants ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 6 hours ago - secure.peta.org
It takes just one look at the pictures provided to PETA by a former Ringling elephant trainer to see the terror in the baby elephants' eyes as they are surrounded by screaming handlers, who slam them to the ground, beat them, and break their spirits so
2 years ago
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Urge Compass Group to Ditch Foie Gras ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 6 hours ago - action.peta.org.uk
It is shameful that a company which claims to be a leader in Britain is selling foie gras, the production of which is rightly banned in the UK. Please speak out by contacting Compass Group today and urging the company to end its involvement
2 years ago
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Ask University of Virginia To Keep Cats Out Of Pediatrics Labs ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, cats )
Cher - 6 hours ago - kinshipcircle.org
Why drive plastic tubes down cats' throats, or practice any medical drills on them, given accessibility to high-fidelity simulators? Ask University of Virginia to use its sophisticated medical simulation facility only for pediatric residency labs.
2 years ago
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Live Goat Torn Apart In Nepal, Where Cruelty Poses As Sacrament ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 6 hours ago - kinshipcircle.org
As part of ongoing Kinship Circle alerts to end mass animal sacrifice in Nepal, we focus on the annual Khokana Festival in August. For this religious festival, revelers pitch a frightened goat into a pond. Men wade into the pond to beat, bite and tear
2 years ago
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Fish Lake Needs Your Help ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !

Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, nature, protection )
Cher - 6 hours ago - wildernesscommittee.org
This is your chance to help protect Fish Lake and the surrounding creeks and waterways in Tsilhqot'in Nation territory. Please write to Canada's Environment Minister, the Honourable Peter Kent, and urge him to put an end to Taseko's New Prosperity Mine
2 years ago
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Demand Supervision Over Hunters in New South Wales Parks ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, killing, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 56 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Hunters are now allowed access to 79 parks, nature reserves and conservation areas in New South Wales, Australia. The legislation was passed in June by Premier Barry O'Farrell. The opening of these parks occurred as an exchange for the support of the
2 years ago
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Demand Apology From University That Sewed Kittens' Eyelids Shut ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cats, cruelty, suffering, protection )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Comedian Ricky Gervais is leading the charge to condemn a publicly funded experiment in which the eyelids of kittens were sewn shut at the University of Cardiff. Constituents are outraged at the unimaginably cruel premise for the University's study
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End Cockfighting In Puerto Rico Now ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Guam, the Northern Marianas Islands and Puerto Rico are the only places controlled by the United States that still allow legal cockfighting. Taxpayer dollars support legal government-regulated clubs while illegal cockfighting also runs rampant.
2 years ago
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Ban Confinement of Cows and Pigs in Massachusetts ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Bills that protect farm animals are gaining momentum throughout the country. The newest one comes from Massachusetts, where legislators have proposed a bill that would ban veal and gestation crates, two intensive confinement methods for calves and pigs
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End Constant Forced Pregnancy That Mutilates Dairy Cows ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
American dairy cows are forced through artificial insemination to have one calf every year. The physical toll this practice takes on their bodies renders them lame after only a few years of life, at which point they are slaughtered.
2 years ago
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Protect the Pacific Fisher From Extinction ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
A close relative of the wolverine and mink species, the Pacific fisher is a mammal in danger of becoming extinct in several Western states. In California, only two significant populations of fishers exist-one being in Northwestern California and another
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One Million Kids Against the Ivory Trade ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 5 hours ago - action.bornfreeusa.org
Please help us save elephants -- and people -- by signing our petition today and encouraging other young people in your life to do the same.
2 years ago

Signed. Care2 is slow today!

Anonymous
2 years ago

All noted and signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

signed the ones I missed. Thank you everyone!

2 years ago

Phew!  All up to date

2 years ago

All noted and signed all I could Thanx Nyack and Cher ) )

2 years ago
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Stop Euthanizing Baby Zoo Animals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, killing, wildlife )
Cher - 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Copenhagen Zoo alone euthanizes 20 to 30 healthy young animals per year, including gazelles, hippopotamuses and chimps. Other zoos euthanize leopard cubs as soon as they start picking fights with the mother.
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Justice for Dog Thrown Down Manhole ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, dogs, death, protection, suffering, pets )
Cher - 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
In a shocking case of animal cruelty and abuse of trust, two men recently murdered a dog they were supposed to be caring for. They threw her down a manhole in Cyberjaya, Malaysia, and the horrific incident was caught on video.
2 years ago
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Call for a Ban on Chinese Lanterns ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )
Cher - 7 hours ago - rspca.org.uk
Most people who release Chinese sky lanterns have no idea of the harmful and even deadly consequences they can have for animals.
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Prosecute Shelter Director Who Fraudulently Euthanized Sponsored Pets ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, suffering )
Cher - 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
Pet owners in Georgia and surrounding areas forced with the difficult task of having to give up their pets were known to travel up to hundreds of miles to get to Boggs Mountain Humane Shelter. The shelter was supposed to be no-kill, and its
2 years ago
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Stop Brutal Seal Clubbing in Namibia ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, death, killing, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
Thousands of cape fur seals are brutally murdered every year during the seal harvesting season in Namibia. Men patrol the beaches with the goals of shooting 6,000 bull seals and clubbing 80,000 pups to death within the 139 day-season of this horrific
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Save Harmless Family Dog From Death Sentence ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, protection, pets, breeds, environment )
Cher - 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
A family dog in Brighton, Colorado is facing death after accidentally left running loose in the neighborhood. The pit bull named Dre hurt nobody, but inspired several complaints for barking and looking "vicious." Ask Mayor Dick McLean not to allow an
2 years ago
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Commend Arkansas City Council for Opposing Breed Bans ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, pets, protection, suffering )
Cher - 7 hours ago - forcechange.com
These days, the world is full of negative stereotypes and biases aimed at certain breeds of dogs. Although they are not the only breed under the spotlight, pit bulls are certainly the most popular breed that people lately love to hate.
2 years ago
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Don't Take Puget Sound Orcas Off the Endangered List ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, whales )
Cher - 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Orcas, with their sharply contrastive black and white markings and ramrod straight dorsal fins, could easily be the symbol of Seattle. Most of that city's residents take pride in Puget Sound's 86 remaining orcas which differ from others of their species
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Stop Testing Botox on Animals ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, cruelty )
Cher - 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Although the European Pharmacopoeia lists this test for every batch of botulinum toxin, there is an alternative test that does not use live animals which is allowed. It is in your hands to use this alternative method.
2 years ago
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Urge Air France to Stop Transporting Primates for Research ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, suffering, protection, environment )
Cher - 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thousands of monkeys originating in countries such as Mauritius, China, Vietnam, Cambodia and Barbados as transported by Air France to Europe and the USA to research laboratories to suffer cruel and inhumane experiments.
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Remove Poisons From Pet Food ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection )
Cher - 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Behind the colorful packaging and clever slogans of pet treats, there are dangerous, carcinogenic substances, masked by vague wording like "natural flavors" and "meat."
Anonymous
2 years ago

All noted and signed. Thank you Nyack and Cher.

2 years ago

All noted and signed except ones for U.S residents. Thanks Nyack & Cher.