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EXOTIC PET TRADE- Take Action!
Anonymous
3 years ago
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86
Urge Glimcher Realty Trust to End Sale of Sugar Gliders ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )
Cher - 1 day ago - peta.org
Glimcher Realty Trust malls continue to host Pocket Pets, a traveling kiosk that sells tiny, exotic marsupials called sugar gliders. PETA has reached out to executives, but to no avail. We need your help today!
Anonymous
3 years ago
60
Protect Environment From Invasive Species By Regulating Exotic Animal Ownership ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )
Cher - 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
Many people think that exotic animals would make the perfect addition to their home until they realize too late that these animals are often destructive, uncooperative, and dangerous. The Burmese Ball python is a perfect example of this.
Anonymous
3 years ago
37
Take the Don't Buy Wild Pledge ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )
Cher - 3 hours ago - e-activist.com
Take the Don't Buy Wild pledge and learn how you can avoid contributing to the illegal wildlife trade and animal suffering.
3 years ago

Thanks Nyack and Cher, signed all except 86. Couldn't find petition.

Anonymous
2 years ago
22
Protect Primates and People From Dangerous and Inhumane Trade


Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, animals, primates, cruelty, endangered, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )
Sara - 9 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org

The Captive Primate Safety Act amends the Lacey Act to prohibit interstate commerce in monkeys, apes, and other primates as exotic pets. Please fill out the form to urge your Representative to co-sponsor and support the Captive Primate Safety Act.

send

2 years ago

Signed. Thanks!!

Anonymous
Anonymous
1 year ago
22
Ban Private Ownership Of Exotic Animals - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!!!

Animals  (tags: exotic animal tradeExotic Animal Ownershipproper treatmentsafe handlingprevention of cruelty to animalsendangered species listsufferingprotectionanimalrightsanimalwelfare,wildanimals ) 
 Sabine - 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com 
In many states, people are allowed to keep exotic animals in their homes and backyards, as well as collect them to display at roadside zoos and menageries without any restrictions or with only minimal oversight. The exotic animal industry is well...
1 year ago

All signed except for 22 which is only for US

7 months ago
27
PETITION - End Sale of Marsupials at State Fair

Animals  (tags: marsupials, state fairs, selling of small animals, sugar gliders, pocket pets, suitable habitat, proper care, animalwelfare, animalrights, prevention of cruelty to animals, suffering, stronger protection )
Sabine - 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
Sugar gliders, small marsupials that live in large groups in the wild, do not deserve to be stuck in a cage in someone's home. However, the Florida State Fair in Tampa is planning on hosting the company Pocket Pets, which is a traveling company that...
6 months ago

Signed.

6 months ago
37
PETITION - Stop Illegal Pet Trade in Endangered Monkeys
Animals  (tags: China's Cruel Animal Trade, Endangered Species, monkey trade, animals in captivity, import export, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of mistreatment, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, illegal wildlife trade, harsher penalties for animal crue )
Sabine - 19 hours ago - forcechange.com
Pet stores in China have been illegally selling tiny endangered monkeys for up to $4,500 to people looking for a cute and exotic pet, a trend that is highly dangerous to the monkeys as they are not meant to live in captivity and are taken away from...
6 months ago

Signed - they sell them here too in UK

4 months ago
17
PETITION - Demand a Ban on Wild Animals Kept as Pets

Animals  (tags: wild animals pets, captured for pets, proper treatment, prevention of mistreatment, release, Wildlife conservation, Endangered Species, stronger protection laws, ownership ban )
Sabine - 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
A young tiger was recently found roaming a Texas neighborhood. The tiger, which seemed to be domesticated, was wearing a leash and collar, suggesting it was an escaped pet.
 

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