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Demand Transparency From Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, zoos )

- 6 hours ago -
On January 12, Washington State Representative, Gerry Pollet, filed legislation that, if passed, would require the Woodland Park Zoo (WPZ) and other similar organizations which accept taxpayer money to comply with Washington State's Open Records Act.
No Chimpanzee Transport to China
Animals  (tags: chimpanzees, zoos, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

- 2 days ago -
For many years, "live" in the zoo Nadermann two chimpanzees in a tiny, dark cage.Finally, the authorities responded to protests by animal rights activists. But zoo director Reinhard Nader man refuses to cooperate with the animal welfare.
Save Elephant From Cruel Zoo
Animals  (tags: elephants, zoos, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3 days ago -
Asha has spent too much time already in such horrid conditions. She deserves to be with members of her kind and the many abuses visited her must end. Sign this petition demanding Asha be released into the care of an elephant sanctuary.
No Chimpanzee Transport to China ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection, zoos, China )

- 5 days ago -
with horror, I've learned that you intend to sell two chimpanzees at a zoo in Guangzhou, China. I urge you to refrain from plans and to give the animals instead of the renowned Dutch AAP rescue center.
Investigate Deaths of Rare Monkeys at Zoo
Animals  (tags: monkeys, zoos, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, death, endangered, extinction, humans, investigation, law, sadness )

- 6 days ago -
The people responsible for these animals should be punished for their failure. Sign the petition to urge the USDA to launch an investigation into possible violations of the Animal Welfare Act.
Save Asha, the Zoo Elephant ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, zoos )

- 7 days ago -
Asha, a thirty-year old elephant, is alone at the Natural Bridge Zoo in Virginia. Born to cross vast plains, she is confined to small quarters. Born to live in close intimacy with the other elephants of her herd, she is the only elephant at her zoo.
The Worst Zoos on the Planet - the List Is Out
World  (tags: zoos, death, starvation, mistreatment, animals, animal rights and welfare )

- 11 days ago -
Zoos are controversial institutions -- they are supposed to be places of animal education and conservation, joyful places where you can take the kids for a worry-free day of fun. But all too often zoos around the world mistreat, even murder, the animals in
Demand Edmonton Zoo Move Lucy the Elephant to a Warm Climate! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, wildlife, zoos )

- 14 days ago -
It's easy to see why Valley Zoo in Edmonton, Canada regularly makes Defense of Animals' top ten worst zoos list. Animal rights groups have begged them for years to let their elephant Lucy move to a warmer climate, but the zoo has refused.
Demand Closure of G. W. Zoo Due to Operator's Violations of Animal Abuse & Cruelty PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, zoos, abuse )

- 19 days ago -
Please sign and share this petition on all your media sites in an effort to get this "roadside zoo" closed down permanently and the owner/operator harshly punished for various and continual violations.
I-Wonder: What Are Zoos For ?
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Wildlife, Zoos )

- 50 days ago -
Each year 25 million of us visit a UK zoo, enjoying the thrill of getting close to exotic creatures. But is there more to zoos than public amusement?
Animals Are Being Crushed to Death:Tell the Association of Zoos and Aquariums to Take Action PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, zoos, suffering )

- 55 days ago -
Please contact the AZA now and request that they mandate that all of its member zoos and aquariums have at least two qualified personnel present when working any hydraulic or pneumatic door.
Woodland Park Zoo to Close Elephant Exhibit
Animals  (tags: zoos, elephantes, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, humans, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

- 59 days ago -
Please stand up for Chai and Bamboo. Contact Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and Seattle City Council Members to politely urge them to send Bamboo and Chai to a sanctuary instead of another zoo.
Woodland Park Zoo Closing Elephant Exhibit | Local News | The Seattle Times
Animals  (tags: animals, elephants, zoos, cruelty, sadness )

- 60 days ago -
Woodland Park Zoo will phase out its elephant exhibit, saying its two remaining Asian elephants need a larger social group. The move comes after several years of criticism over the zoo's small, aging exhibit and the quality of the elephants' lives in
ACTION! SIGN & SHARE! Animal Planet: Drop the Show "Yankee Jungle!"
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Zoos, Roadside Zoos, Roadside Zoo Breeding, Animal Planet, Animal Planet Yankee Jungle, Demand Animal Planet Drop the Show Yanke, ACTION! )

- 62 days ago -
This zoo claims to be a "sanctuary" but their animals live in cramped enclosures with few opportunities for stimulation or enrichment. Worst of all they breed for profit, which a true sanctuary would NEVER do. Animal Planet has no business promoting this!
Woodland Park Zoo to Close Elephant Exhibit and Move Elephants Bamboo and Chai PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, zoos, cruelty )

- 67 days ago -
Please stand up for Chai and Bamboo. Contact Seattle Mayor Ed Murray and Seattle City Council Members to politely urge them to send Bamboo and Chai to a sanctuary instead of another zoo.

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