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Cal's News/ Petitions # 5
2 years ago
142
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Swedish Zoo That Killing Animals Is Not Okay

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, WORLD, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, death, AnimalWelfare )
Cal - 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A zoo in Sweden is being accused of killing several of the animals in its care. There are claims that staff members of the Olands Zoo took baseball bats and bludgeoned a Brazilian aardvark and a goat and allowed a lion cub to starve to death
2 years ago
91
TAKE ACTION NOW! Enact a National Law Against Animal Cruelty in the United States

Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, dogs, cats, animalrights, protection, humans, society )
Cal - 2 days ago - change.org
As it stands now there is no national law to stop and prevent animal abuse or cruelty in the U.S.
2 years ago
18
HELPING REBUILD MY LOCAL ANIMAL SHELTER-- A Progress Report--Benefit Race on October 28

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, shelter animals, animal activism, Hi-Tor Animal Shelterpets, cats, dogs, AnimalWelfare, goodnews, GoodNews )
Cal - 2 hours ago - nanuet.patch.com
On Sunday Oct. 28 right outside the current Hi-Tor facilities at 65 Fireman's Memorial Drive in Pomona a 3 Mile Race event will take place to raise money for the Rebuild Hi Tor effort that is a completely grass roots operation by the citizens of Rockland
2 years ago

All Noted and signed Nyack and Cal :

2 years ago
66
TAKE ACTION NOW! India: Save the Ganges River Dolphin

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, dolphins, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalrights )
Cal - 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
India's sacred river is home to one of the most endangered dolphins on the planet. There are only about 1,800 Ganges river dolphins left and numbers are still falling.
2 years ago
69
TAKE ACTION NOW! PROTECT COLORADO'S WHITE RIVER NATIONAL FOREST FROM DANGEROUS FRACKING!

Environment  (tags: Fracking, Frack is Whack, activism, activists, environment, destruction, ecosystems, protection, humans, healthconditions, conservation, water, pollution, politics, business, environment, dishonesty, news, society, SustainableDevelopment, usa, polit )
Cal - 5 hours ago - secure.nrdconline.org
The Forest Service is developing a long-term plan for the forest that may open up to a quarter of a million acres of the forest to fracking. Send a message urging the agency to protect the forest's pristine areas from irresponsible oil and gas development
2 years ago
69
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Wolves From Dirty Oil

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wolves, animals, Big oil, Arctic drilling, protection )
Cal - 6 hours ago - online.nwf.org
Right now, Big Oil is pushing to expand destructive tar sands operations in Canada, which are driving woodland caribou to the brink of extinction and prompting plans by the Canadian government to poison and shoot wolves in a cruel effort to "protect" the
2 years ago
84
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the US Navy From Killing More Whales and Dolphins

Animals  (tags: whales, dolphins, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, environment, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare )
Cal - 11 hours ago - signon.org
The US Navy has permission to kill, maim & harass 7,956 whales and 100,000 dolphins per year. Now they want to increase the killing
2 years ago
23
LOS ANGELES: The City's Suffering Stray Animals Desperately Need Help

Animals  (tags: animalrights, animaladvocates, shelter pets, stray animals, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, protection, pets, dogs, cats, animalcruelty, suffering )
Cal - 6 hours ago - latimes.com
The ban on store sales of pets from breeders is a small step, but bigger issues, such as the delay in opening a user-friendly South L.A. shelter, see little action.
2 years ago
45
TAKE ACTION NOW! Give Police Dogs the Rights They Deserve

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, dogs, police dogs )
Cal - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Police dogs risk their lives on a daily basis in order to protect the public. Take action in order to ensure that police dogs will obtain the rights to veterinary care and a peaceful retirement
2 years ago

All signed, thank you.

2 years ago

Signed all I could. Thanks Nyack.

2 years ago
33
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell CU-Boulder to STOP Abusing Animals in Classroom Labs!

Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights )
Cal - 10 hours ago - secure.peta.org
In cruel classroom biology experiments at the University of Colorado-Boulder (CU-Boulder), frogs have their heads cut off and their muscles and nerves removed and live rats have their hearts removed so that students can apply...
2 years ago

Signed, thanks.

2 years ago
32
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand a Screening Process for All Potential Pet Adopters in Los Angeles

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, adoption process, protection, pets )
Cal - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Help place shelter animals into loving forever homes by giving them one last form of protection before they leave the shelter. Urge the Los Angeles County Department of Animal Care and Control to implement a screening process for all potential animal adop
2 years ago

Thanks Nyack and Cal - signed.

2 years ago
22
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Setting Bulls on Fire at the Toro Jubilo Festival in Spain!

Animals  (tags: protection, animaladvocates, cruelty, animalwelfare, animals, killing, animalcruelty )
Cal - 8 hours ago - secure.peta.org
Every year in November, a bizarre and nightmarish festival known as "Toro Jubilo" is held in Soria, Spain.During this cruel event, residents affix and ignite balls of flammable tar (or pitch) to the horns of terrified, restrained bulls.
2 years ago
17
TAKE ACTION NOW! Animals Are Suffering at the Manila Zoo

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals, animalcruelty, protection )
Cal - 9 hours ago - takepart.com
The giraffes, horses, turtles, crocodiles, rabbits, and deer who live at the Manila Zoo are crammed into extremely crowded cages. Sisi, an orangutan who lives all by herself, has only enough room in her cage to stretch out her arms. Mali, an isolated elep
2 years ago
86
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect North Carolina's Endangered Red Wolves

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, WOLVES, protection, humans, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare )
Cal - 2 days ago - forcechange.com
It is extremely important to eliminate completely all coyote hunting in the red wolf recovery area. Without the proper protection and enforcement from the inhabitants of the area, many of these wolves will perish. It has been reported that North Carolina
2 years ago

Noted, signed and sent messages current Nyack and Cal :0 Thnx

2 years ago
10
TAKE ACTION NOW! Revoke Circus Animal Handler's License After Illegal Tiger Exhibition

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, suffering )
Cal - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
The Hawthorn Corporation and Mr. Kollman were breaking animal welfare laws together and participating in unlawful practices.In order to shut down companies that participate in unlawful and inhumane animal handling practices, the USDA must once and for all
2 years ago
31
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Protect Atlantic Coast Birds

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, BIRDS, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals )
Cal - 9 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Many waterbirds, including the Common Loon, Least Tern, Roseate Tern, Royal Tern, and Black-crowned Night Heron, rely upon a commercial fish called menhaden as a food source. But menhaden populations have plummeted 90 percent over the last 25 years.
2 years ago
69
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Whales in the Atlantic - Oppose Destructive Seismic Testing

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, seismic testing, AnimalWelfare, animals, protection, whales, environment )
Cal - 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Obama Administration has recently announced plans to allow seismic exploration of the Atlantic Ocean to search for offshore oil and gas. This exploration would harm hundreds of thousands of marine animals, many of whom are endangered. The seismic test
2 years ago
78
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama: Save Maui's Mantas - SAVE OLOWALU REEF

Animals  (tags: environment, destruction, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, animaladvocates, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cal - 17 hours ago - change.org
The Olowalu Reef: is home to over 350 manta rays, the third largest resident population in the world; Maui's reefs are declining at an unprecendented rate, in large part due to coastal development which causes: 1) an increase in sedimentation and storm r
2 years ago
54
TAKE ACTION NOW! AUSTRALIA: Stop the Murder of 'Unfit' Greyhounds

Animals  (tags: slaughter, dogs, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals, protection, killing, humans )
Cal - 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
While Greyhound Racing New South Wales (GRNSW) claims they are trying to improve their animal welfare policies, they cannot deny that thousands upon thousands of greyhounds are still being murdered by their organization
2 years ago

Noted, signed and current Cal : Thnx Nyack :0

2 years ago
44
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand New Zealand Judges Uphold Harsher Punishment for Animal Abuse

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, animalrights, abuse, animalcruelty, humans )
Cal - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Numerous studies show links between animal cruelty and violence against humans. Punishing these criminals before their crimes escalate could be crucial to one day ending animal abuse and potentially sparing countless people from violence.
2 years ago
35
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the United States to Protect the World's Oceans
Environment  (tags: oceans, politics, environment, conservation, water, nature, humans )
Cal - 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
The United States, however, has failed to ratify the Convention on the Law of the Sea, despite ample evidence that it would benefit the United States to do so.Please encourage Senator Kerry not to give up on this important step for both the United States
2 years ago

Last 2 posts signed Nyack and Cal :0

2 years ago
9
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Justice for Burned Puppy

Animals  (tags: abuse )
Cal - 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Crimes of animal cruelty like this should not be taken lightly. These teenagers could repeat the crime or possibly do worse because not enough emphasis was placed on the gravity of the crime
2 years ago

All signed, thanks.

2 years ago
27
TAKE ACTION NOW! Please Help My Local Animal Shelter Win a Grant to Re-Build It's Outdated Facilities--$300,000 Shelter+ Chall

Animals  (tags: shelter dogs, shelter cats, shelter bunnies, animalwelfare, animals, protection, animaladvocates, pets )
Cal - 10 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.com
As you may know, I am volunteering in local efforts to re-build our local animal shelter, the Hi-Tor Animal Care Center, which is in desperate need of repair and is overcrowded with creatures seeking their forever home. Thanks for your support!
2 years ago
72
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Be Silent! Animal Devocalization Is Inhumane

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, pets, protection, abuse )
Cal - 20 hours ago - takepart.com
Countless pets each year are subjected to devocalization, a process in which the vocal cords are cut so that they can no longer bark or meow. Not only do these animals lose their ability to communicate, devocalization can cause life-long health problems.
2 years ago

Done, thank you.

2 years ago

Noted and signed Current Cal, Nyack, :0 Thnx

2 years ago
27
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect America's Wolves!

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wolves, protection, humans, endangered )
Cal - 8 hours ago - signon.org
Wolves must be placed back on the Endangered Species List and permanently protected from further hateful propaganda and malicious fairy tales directed against them. Tell President Obama and Interor Secretary Ken Salazar that you support protecting wolves.
2 years ago

Signed, thank you.

2 years ago

Current Cal :0

2 years ago
5
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Lions From American Poachers

Animals  (tags: endangered, lions, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cal - 21 minutes ago - forcechange.com
In 2011, wildlife groups filed a petition with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFW demanding that lions be given the national status of endangered. If lions are listed as endangered, the American government would restrict the importing of lion good
2 years ago

Signed, thanks.

Protect Lions From American Poachers !!
2 years ago

Signed and all others Current :0 :0 Thnx Nyack and Cal 6/12

2 years ago
72
TAKE ACTION NOW! Chinese Government--Save the Endangered Oriental Stork!

Animals  (tags: animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )
Cal - 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Oriental storks are to be respected and admired, not poisoned for food. Please sign the petition to urge China's Ministry of Environmental Protection to protect these beautiful rare birds from poison attacks.
petitions
2 years ago

Sear Nyack...I have been signing petitions but am too tired too usually post that I have...not well and not safe where I am. But I know these petitions are important. and I usually wake up with at least 900 emails, so I just sign and go unto the next one. Thanks, Carol R.

2 years ago

Signed, thank you.

2 years ago
29
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Don't Send Wildlife Over the Budgetary Cliff
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, politics, fiscal cliff, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cal - 6 hours ago - secure.defenders.org
Unless Congress can come to a sensible budget agreement before the year's end, draconian cuts are set to automatically slash funding for endangered species, wildlife law enforcement, national wildlife refuges, and a host of other programs critical to wild
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2 years ago
16
TTAKE ACTION NOW! Ask Ellen Degeneres to Stop Endorsing Products Tested on Animals

Animals  (tags: animalrights, animaladvocates, celebrity endorsements, animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, protection, animalcruelty )
Cal - 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
By signing this petition, you are asking Ellen to take a stand against animal abuse by discontinuing her endorsement of Cover Girl products.
2 years ago
20
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand Justice for Puppy Tied to Truck and Dragged Onto Highway

Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, animalrights, cruelty, protection, pets, dogs )
Cal - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Recently, a puppy from St. Louis, Missouri faced an abominable act of cruelty. This puppy was heartlessly tied to the back of a truck where he was dragged onto a highway. The person(s) responsible for this act have yet to be found and properly punished.
2 years ago
15
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Prairie Wetlands for Northern Pintails

Environment  (tags: ecosystems, animals, environment, conservation, politics, protection, habitat, habitatdestruction, water, wildlife )
Cal - 1 hour ago - online.nwf.org
Protect northern pintail ducks' wetlands by editing and sending the message below urging President Obama to support crucial conservation programs in the 2012 Farm Bill.
2 years ago
3
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Animal Abuse in Canadian Pork Factory
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalrights )
Cal - 30 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Puratone, one of Canada's largest pork producing farms, supplies meat products to many of North America's largest grocery chains An undercover camera caught pregnant sows being kept in tiny cages too small for them to stand or turn around. Many sows had
2 years ago
35
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Google for Helping World Wildlife Fund End Wildlife Crime

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, wildlife trade, protection, humans, animalrights, animaladvocates )
Cal - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Google recently donated $5 million to the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) for new and advanced technology, including remote aerial survey systems, wildlife tagging tech, and additional ranger patrolling. The new technology will help to solve the recent increase
2 years ago
84
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Pocket Gophers From Extinction

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, environment, protection )
Cal - 9 hours ago - forcechange.com
Please urge the Service to officially name pocket gophers as endangered and prevent the animals from disappearing forever.
2 years ago
89
TAKE ACTION NOW! Great White Sharks Are in Danger

Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, sharks, Great White Sharks, endangered, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cal - 12 hours ago - act.oceana.org
Help the US West Coast great whites get the protection they need. Sign TODAY to support listing great white sharks under the Endangered Species Act.
2 years ago
64
TAKE ACTION NOW~ Commend Costa Rica for Backing the Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, cats, animals, goodnews, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, environment )
Cal - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Thank Costa Rica for acknowledging animals' rights and protecting them from mistreatment and unnecessary suffering
2 years ago
89
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the White House: Stop a Delisting Catastrophe
Animals  (tags: wolves, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, habitat )
Cal - 14 hours ago - secure.defenders.org
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is deliberating the proposed removal of nearly all Endangered Species Act protections for gray wolves in the lower 48 states, with the possible exception of the Mexican gray wolf.This delisting would be a conservation ni
2 years ago
6
Rez Dog Rescue: Help Them Help Animals in Need
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animal shelters, protection, dogs, cats, animaladvocates, animalrights, pets )
Cal - 1 hour ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Rez Dog Rescue is a nonprofit animal rescue and welfare group based on the Yakama Nation Reservation in Washington state. They receive no public or tribal funding...
2 years ago
11
TAKE ACITON NOW! Commend Website for Hosting Weekly Dog Adoption Ads
Animals  (tags: shelter dogs, goodnews, dogs, protection, humans, pets, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights )
Cal - 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
In today's society, a "good" picture of a shelter dog can go a long way and ultimately save its life. Simply sharing a picture and information about a shelter animal can increase its chances of being adopted. Sign the petition below to thank Dogshaming.co
1 year ago
20
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend U.S. Senator for Submitting Bill to Protect Guide Dogs
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, guide dogs, goodnews, pets, dogs, protection )
Cal - 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
Senator Anthony Bucco submitted this law in an effort to establish extra protection for guide dogs. Injustice towards a guide dog is considered not only destruction of property, but also an act of animal cruelty. In addition to these charges, Senator Anth
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TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend President Obama for Expanding Pacific Marine Preserves
Environment  (tags: oceans, environment, conservation, GoodNews, government, protection, habitat, ecosystems, water, wildlife )
Cal - 11 hours ago - forcechange.com
The President recently declared nearly 3,000 square miles of Californian coastline a protected marine zone, effectively tripling the total area of northern California's protected Pacific waters and marine sanctuaries.
1 year ago
73
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ask Subway to Add Vegan Sandwiches to Menu
Green Lifestyle  (tags: diet, vegan diet, Subway, food, health, green, greenliving, greenproducts, health, food, organic, Sustainabililty, eco-friendly, business )
Cal - 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge Subway to expand its vegan offerings to all of its 38,000+ locations.
1 year ago
164
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save UK Animal Sanctuary From Unwarranted Closure
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, shlter animals, animal shelters, protection, pets, dogs, cats, animalrights )
Cal - 4 days ago - forcechange.com
After 64 years of dedicated service to the community's unwanted animals, the Mill House Animal Sanctuary deserves so much more than this. One noise complaint should not have the power to close down this sanctuary and endanger the lives of several animals
1 year ago
112
Rez Dog Rescue: Help Them Help Animals in Need
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animal shelters, protection, dogs, cats, animaladvocates, animalrights, pets )
Cal - 5 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Rez Dog Rescue is a nonprofit animal rescue and welfare group based on the Yakama Nation Reservation in Washington state. They receive no public or tribal funding...
1 year ago
53
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Washington State County for Banning Horse Slaughter
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, horses, animalrights, animaladvocates, protection, GoodNews, wildlife, AnimalWelfare )
Cal - 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
The Snohomish County Council's decision is a great victory for horses in Washington State. By forbidding horse slaughter factories in their county, the Snohomish Council is publicly announcing that killing these animals is unethical and will not be tolera
1 year ago

Done, thank you.

1 year ago
74
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Clothing Company to Stop Selling Fur
Animals  (tags: sadness, killing, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, death, animalcruelty )
Cal - 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Despite repeated urgings from activist groups like People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), J Brand Jeans refuses to stop using rabbit fur in its products. If J Brand will not respond to the requests of specialized groups, maybe it will respond
1 year ago
72
TAKE ACTION NOW! African Lions in Crisis: Please Help Today!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, lions, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, endangered, habitat, killing, humans, animalcruelty )
Cal - 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The number of lions has decreased by as much as 68% in the last 50 years, and their natural range has been reduced by 75%
1 year ago
73
TAKE ACTION NOW! Don't Reduce Charges for Man Who Stabbed and Killed Dog
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalcruelty, protection, pets, humans, society, dogs )
Cal - 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Crimes such as these, where alcohol, weapons, and an emotionally unstable perpetrator are involved, are usually much worse than they appear. An innocent animal was stabbed to death for eating food, and animal cruelty charges should not be reduced in this
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