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Please Sign: Don't Send US Chickens to China for Processing
Health & Wellness  (tags: Chicken processing, USDA, China, food safety, health, melamine poisoning, chicken jerky pet food poisoning, animal welfare laws, Chinese tariffs on US chicken imports, US jobs, animal rights, consumer protection, food labeling )

Susan
- 480 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Chicken raised in the US may soon be processed in China, then sent back to US for consumption. Given China's sub-par food safety record, and for other reasons, this is a really bad idea.
Malibu Proclamation Says Dolphins Deserve Rights to Freedom and Life
Animals  (tags: Dolphins, Whales, GoodNews, Animal Rights )

Sharon
- 486 days ago - dolphinproject.org
February 24 2014 was an historic day in the movement to gain basic rights for dolphins and whales This Proclamation is the latest addition to worldwide recognition of the extraordinary cognitive abilities of cetaceans "VISIT SITE" to read the full blog
Please Sign: FREE Morgan the Orca From Cruel Captivity in Spanish Zoo
Animals  (tags: Orca, Morgan, Loro Parque, The Hague, Free Morgan Foundation, cruel captivity, animal rights, SeaWorld, animal abuse, highly-evolved mammals, The Orca Coalition, release plan, whales )

Susan
- 490 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The owners of Spain's Loro Parque say a vet's concerns about an orca named Morgan are exaggerated. But Loro wants this young orca captive and pregnant. Captivity is no place for these highly evolved mammals, and Morgan is way too young to be breeding.
Do Invertebrates Feel Pain?
Science & Tech  (tags: ethics, abuse, cruelty, animal rights, suffering, diet, vegetarian, veganism )

Jordan
- 495 days ago - newscientist.com
"Boiled alive and torn limb from limb; it's time we took seriously the question of whether animals like squid, octopus and lobsters suffer" pain, and other invertebrates, no matter how they are killed. (Pic credit: Boathouse at Sunday Park.)
Make Animal Neglect in Extreme Weather a Felony in US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Cats, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Crime, Law, Protection, Animal Rights, US )

Victoria
- 502 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to support a new piece of legislation that will protect companion animals from being neglected, left outside, or given improper housing during times of extreme weather. The maximum penalty is currently a mere $100 fine.
Save the White Lion -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: lions, protect, stop poachers, trophy hunts, white lions, killed, endangered, sadness, wild animals, animal cruelty, animals, animal rights, animal advocates, Animal Welfare )

Julie
- 520 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
White Lions lack national and international legislative protection and are victims of habitat encroachment, poaching, and human-wildlife conflict. In particular, they are hunted as trophies in captivity through the legal 'canned' hunting industry.
Anonymous Shuts Down Japanese Towns Web Site Over Dolphin Kills - WE WILL NOT STOP!!!
Animals  (tags: dolphins, killings, grisly slaughter, Sea Shepherd, Japan, ethics, animal rights, protection, cruelty, death, STOP THE MADNESS!, no more killings )

Julie
- 525 days ago - thedodo.com
Anonymous, the international network of "hacktivists," officially launched a campaign against the Japanese city of Taiji, which runs the infamous dolphin hunt, claiming to have taking down the webpage for Wakayama Prefecture, where Taiji is located.
Please Sign: Tell the UK to Stop Using Animals in Advertising
Animals  (tags: chimpanzees, Choppers, United Kingdom, animals in advertising, tea ads, Ada, Twycross Zoo, PG Tips Tea, animal exploitation, animal rights, endangered apes )

Susan
- 533 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In the past, dressing up chimpanzees for human roles created appealing TV commercials, which some say the chimps enjoyed doing. But now they know it was a bad idea. Use of exotic animals in ads harms them and makes it seem ok to take them from the wild.
Tell San Antonio To Let Buddy Go Home While He Awaits Appeal ! Sign Now! (Updated Petition)
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animal rights, Buddy the Dog )

Jennifer
- 533 days ago - bit.ly
Updated Petition with new targets begs San Antonio officials to let Buddy the Dog return home while he waits out his appeal. ACS expenses are mounting and the family has not been allowed to visit Buddy since his incarceration. Give Buddy "bail" #SaveBuddy
Permit to Hunt An Endangered Black Rhino Is Auctioned Off for $350,000
Offbeat  (tags: Endangered Black Rhino's Killed, Auction to kill Endangered Rhinos, Animal Rights, Animal Cruelty, "An American will pay anything to kill t )

PrimaAWAY
- 534 days ago - theverge.com
5,000 African black rhinos are now estimated to live in the wild, but that isn't stopping a Texas-based group from killing one of the endangered animals. the Dallas Safari Club auctioned off a permit to hunt a rhino in Namibia for a whopping $350,000
ACTION ALERT: Animal Rights Defense Law in Bolivia! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: bolivia, horrendous cruelty, animal rights, laws, animal protection animal welfare )

Simone
- 536 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thousands and thousands of animals in Bolivia are cruelly tortured and suffer terribly, ending up cruelly being killed or agonizingly abandoned. These acts are committed daily, with impunity by people of different social sectors, including authorities:
Hurry! Sign Now! Tell China to Stop Killing Sharks and Serving Shark Fin Soup!
Animals  (tags: Sharks, animal cruelty, endangered species, animal rights, China )

Jennifer
- 544 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
This barbaric practice must come to a stop! Sharks are an important part of the oceanic ecosystem and by killing them off you are harming that very delicate balance. Stop doing it China! 144 signatures is not enough, we must get to ten thousand!
Tell North Carolina Wildlife Commission: Revoke License of Animal Welfare Violator Jambbas Ranch Tours
Animals  (tags: USDA, North Carolina, animal welfare, animal rights, cruelty, Jambbas Ranch Tours, Ben the Bear )

Reynard
- 548 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
More than seven months ago, the USDA charged Jambbas Ranch Tours in Fayetteville, NC, with nearly a dozen violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act. Despite this, the dismal menagerie is still holding many animals in deplorable conditions.
Protect the Polar Bear Seas! -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: polar bears, arctic, danger, animal protection, animal rights, environment )

Julie
- 558 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Sadly, this area is in danger: America's Arctic is warming at twice the rate of the rest of the nation. Polar bears now must swim for miles to find food, and Alaska Native communities are finding it harder and harder to maintain their way of life.
Eleven Arrested in Crackdown on Congo's Elephant Poachers -YES!!!
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, endangered, animal advocates, animal rights, habitat, killing, protection )

Julie
- 563 days ago - ens-newswire.com
"The growing list of arrests is a testimony to the fact that our combined tactics are delivering results in the fight against elephant poaching in the region," said African Parks CEO Peter Fearnhead.
 

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