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Big Win for Sharks: European Union Bans All Shark Finning
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, decline, oceans, ban, good news, European Union, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, cruelty, protection, slaughter, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

Giana
- 774 days ago - treehugger.com
Shark fishing and finning is responsible for the shockingly steep decline in the populations of our oceans' apex predators -- as much as 99% drop among several species. Sharks, a vital part of marine ecosystems, are disappearing throughout the world.
Winnipeg Votes Against Wild Animals in Traveling Zoos and Circuses
Animals  (tags: Circus, Winnipeg, Canada, Manitoba, Traveling Zoos, Janice Pennington, The Humane Education Network, Ban, sadness, animalrights, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, abused, abuse, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals, ethics, protection, law, suffering, wi )

Liliana
- 786 days ago - examiner.com
Janice Pennington, representative of the Winnipeg animal advocacy group The Human Education Network (THEN), informed through her Facebook account that the City of Winnipeg Protection and Community Services Committee voted in favor of Banning the use ....
FANTASTIC NEWS!!! England: Finally, The Government Bows To Public Pressure and Introduces A Ban On Wild Animals Used In Circuse
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, AnimalWelfare, England, Europe, Circuses, Ban, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty, environment, ethics, humans, law, protection, suffering, tigers, wildanimals, GOOD NEWS! )

Desanka
- 865 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.com
Circuses in England will be prohibited from using wild animals in their shows from the beginning of December 2015, the government has announced.
Victory! EU Confirms Ban on Marketing of Animal Tested Cosmetics and Ingredients
Animals  (tags: Animal testing, EU, ban, cosmetics, victory )

Angelika
- 906 days ago - pcrm.org
The European Union has confirmed that--taking effect March 11, 2013--the marketing, import, and sale of animal-tested cosmetics and their ingredients will no longer be legal in the EU.
Ban Rodeo Shows! -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: rodeo, ban, animalcruelty, cruelty, suffering, horses, bulls, society, animalrights, animaladvocates, abused )

Julie
- 908 days ago - gopetition.com
Anyone with a heart knows it's wrong to clothesline a baby animal, body slam it to the ground, tie its legs so it can't move, and drag it by the neck. If this were done to a puppy or kitten, the offender would understandably be charged with a crime,
Campaign to Keep Hunting Banned | League Against Cruel Sports
Animals  (tags: PETITION, hunting, blood sports, wildlife, animal rights, ban, UK, action alert )

Sylvie
- 932 days ago - league.org.uk
Hunting wild animals with dogs for sport was banned in the UK in 2004, but pro-hunting groups are endeavoring to legalize this blood sport again. Your help is needed, so please sign the petition -- to stop cruel hunters, to keep hunting banned! Thank you.
Support Hawaiian Bill to Ban Dog, Cat, and Horse Meat - Take Action With In Defense of Animals
Animals  (tags: human consumption, dogs, cats, horses, ban, animaladvocates, cruelty, humans, protection, slaughter )

Tamara
- 946 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please ask two influential Hawaiian State Senators to pass Senate Bill 197, which criminalizes the killing of dogs, cats, and horses for human consumption as a class B felony.
Recall **Toxic** Nestle Purina Chicken Jerky Treats Made in China - Please Sign **
Animals  (tags: avoidable tragedy!, petition, pet, dog, treat, toxin, kidney failure, poison, ban, take action, protect our pets! )

Bianca
- 1090 days ago - change.org
Terry Safranek lost her best friend on Friday, January 13, 2012, nine days after he ingested the last food he ever ate: Waggin' Train "Wholesome" Chicken Jerky. He was part of an epidemic: more than 600 cases of illness. A problem the FDA knew about...
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Cruel Namibian Seal Slaughter! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: savage evil cruelty, nambia, seals slaughtered, massacred, authorities, ban, protection )

Simone
- 1153 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, thousands of seals are brutally slaughtered off the coast of Namibia , South West Africa. The seals are separated into herds, the fathers are shot in the head and left to drown in their own blood, the mothers are crying out to their young pups
Take Action: It's Time To Ban the Battery Cage | Help Australian Laying Hens | Animals Australia
Animals  (tags: laying hens, Australia, battery cages, ban, petition )

Sylvie
- 1396 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
For the millions of hens confined in battery cages unable even to spread their wings, the 'Code of Practice' that permits this cruelty was not scheduled as planned for government review last year. It should be done so that battery cages are banned asap.
Take Action: EU Animal Testing for Cosmetics Cannot Be Justified And Deadline For Ban Must Be Maintained | World Wide Legal Acti
Animals  (tags: ban, animal testing, cosmetics, EU, EU Commissio, 2013, animal rights, animal abuse, animal cruelty, cruelty-free living )

Sylvie
- 1417 days ago - legalaction4animalrights.net
The EU Commission has published its report on the development, validation, and legal acceptance of alternatives to animal testing for cosmetics. This report will be used to decide about the ban that is to come into effect by 2013. Uncertain! Take action!
ACTION ALERT: End Polar Bear Trophy Hunts! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: polar bears, slaughtered, massacred, trophy hunting, ban, legalisation, protection, surival, endangered, wildlife )

Simone
- 1453 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The United States does not allow the sport hunting of polar bears in Alaska. However, hunters may travel to Canada where it is legal, slaughter these majestic creatures, and request to import the head or hide back into the US.
Huge Win For Elephants +PLUS+ Urge State to End Animal Testing
Animals  (tags: ban, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, elephants, korea, lily tomlin, elephants, zoos, research, testing, NY Times, maryland, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, abused, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, suffering )

Andrea
- 1464 days ago - ida.convio.net
Your comments to NY Times can help stop animal testing; Celebrate a huge win for elephants; South Korean Dogs And Cats get attention; more!
Chile Bans Shark Finning: Congress Unanimous
Animals  (tags: Chile, Shark Finning, Ban, animals, shark protection )

Anna
- 1514 days ago - news.discovery.com
In a move that has made the country a new leader in shark protection, Chile yesterday banned the practice of shark finning from its national waters. After months of discussions since the bill on the ban was drafted and presented by the conservation group
The Bahamas Announces Ban on Commercial Shark Fishing
Animals  (tags: Sharks, Bahamas, ban, fishing, sale, import, export, fins, Chinese cuisine, global shark conservation, 2011 year of the Shark, endangered, extinction, Atlantic Ocean archipelago )

Rosemary
- 1515 days ago - diverwire.com
(DiverWire) - Sharks in the Bahamas can breathe more easily after the nation's government announced today that all commercial shark fishing in the approximately 630,000 square kilometers (243,244 square miles) of the country's waters is now prohibited.
 

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