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Can Compassion for Animals Lead to World Peace?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, humans, rights, violence, world, children, Animal Welfare, cruelty, protection, animal welfare, animal rights, society, crime, humanrights, war, Human Rights, interesting, dogs, protection, humane education, peace education )

Heather
- 71 days ago - greatpeacemakers.com
With profound insights from some of the world's great peacemakers, this essay explores the connection between how we treat animals and how we treat each other.
PETITION: Demand That APHIS Restore Animal Use Data on Its Website! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: animal rights, animal abusers documents, information, dats, animal protectio, animal protection legalisation )

Simone
- 112 days ago - secure3.convio.net
I was shocked to learn that APHIS had made the decision to remove inspection reports, regulatory correspondence and other information pertaining to the number of Animal Welfare Act-covered animals used for scientific purposes in federally-funded research
Ringling Bros Circus to CLOSE
Offbeat  (tags: animals, animal welfare, circus, culture, elephants abused, animal rights, lions, tigers )

Adeline
- 133 days ago - abcnews.go.com
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will close forever in May. Declining attendance combined with high operating costs, along with changing public tastes and prolonged battles with animal rights groups all contributed to its demise.
In Defense of Animals - ACTION Center
Animals  (tags: IDA, wildlife, animal rights, turkeys, beluga, tigers, cats )

Nancy
- 182 days ago - care2.com
Link to previous news for updated petitions.
Ban Animal Act Circuses From Public Land! Change.Org Petition
Animals  (tags: animals, circus, animal acts, suffering, U.K., animal rights )

Yusuf
- 320 days ago - change.org
Please sign only 1533 signatures so far
Petition - Auckland Council: Abolish Breed Specific Legislation -Change.Org
Animals  (tags: BSL, animals, animaladvocates, animal rights, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 323 days ago - change.org
Breed Specific Legislation is cruel and unnecessary and research shows that it has not succeeded in reducing dog bite-related injuries.
Miserable Polar Bear Is Held Captive at a Mall in China So Ignorant People Can Take Photos With Him!
Animals  (tags: animals, animal rights, animal advocates, polar bears, wildlife, wild animals )

Katka
- 326 days ago - yousignanimals.org
This has to be one of the most saddest polar bears in the world! He lives a life no animal deserves to live. He is held as a hostage, captive in a tiny enclosure at the Grandview shopping center in Guangzhou, China.
OP-ED: The Elephant in the Room for the Animal Rights Movement
Animals  (tags: zoos, animal captivity, Harambe, animal rights, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, killing, slaughter, humans, wildlife )

AWAY AWHI
- 361 days ago - macleans.ca
The killing of the gorilla Harambe is sad. But in choosing between its life and that of a human child, the choice was obvious
Animals Asia Review âEUR" See How You Helped the Animals in 2015!
Animals  (tags: Animal Asia Review, moon bears, bile farming, animal cruelty, animal rights )

Nancy
- 388 days ago - animalsasia.net
The best news of all is the rescue of ALL remaining bears at Halong Bay, the site of VietnamâEUR(TM)s very worst bear bile farms. Today these majestic animals are outdoors and revelling in every new experience.
Scarface, YellowstoneâEUR(TM)s Most Famous Grizzly Bear, Shot And Killed ACTION
Animals  (tags: Scarface, grizzlies, protection, wildlife, animal rights )

Nancy
- 389 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
While grizzly bears are protected by the Endangered Species Act, a growing population from 136 in 1975 to about 700 today has led to a proposal to remove protections in the Yellowstone region, potentially opening the door to hunting.
End Cruel Big Cat Show in Vegas
Animals  (tags: Las Vegas BigCat Show, Animal Rights, Animals Deserve Better )

Peter
- 424 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: David A. Siegel, Chairman and CEO of Westgate Resorts! Goal: End Dirk Arthurs big cat shows at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino.
California Ferrets Deserve a Hearing, Legalize Ferrets! PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: Ferrets, California, Banned, Not Fair, Not Wild, pets, loving, fun, animal rights, animals, animal advocates )

Julie
- 520 days ago - change.org
Ferrets were banned in California in 1933, mis-classified as a wild animal because all the other members of that family, Mustelidae, are in fact wild. Ferrets have been domesticated for 2,000 years!
2 Subspecies of Lion Will Be Added to the Endangered Species List, Activists Say
Animals  (tags: Cecil, Lions, Import Ban, Trophy hunting, Endangerd Species, Threatened species, Justice, Animal rights )

Steve
- 524 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Six months after Cecil the lion was hunted and killed by a Minnesota dentist, it is unlikely that any lion trophies will ever again be imported legally into the United States
 

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