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Don't Let Big Oil Threaten the Last Florida Panthers! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, environment, wildlife, panthers, Florida, animalwelfare )

- 959 days ago -
The list of protected Florida lands and water these new oil leases threaten is staggering: the Florida Panther Wildlife Refuge, the Big Cypress National Preserve, the Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary -- it goes on and on. The panthers and the local...
8 Dogs Rescued From the Everglades Desperately Need Forever Homes (SLIDESHOW)
Animals  (tags: Florida, Long Wait 8, dogs, forever homes needed )

- 976 days ago -
The tireless, community rescue group 100+ Abandoned Dogs of Everglades Florida is putting out a desperate plea for help to find homes for the "Long Wait 8", eight loving dogs who've all waited far too long for the final chapter of their rescue journey.
Urgent Help Needed in South Florida for 41 Dogs Found Abandoned
Animals  (tags: urgent help needed, Florida, puppies, rescued, sadness )

- 989 days ago -
Forty-one dogs & puppies were left abandoned in deplorable conditions in the Fort Lauderdale area of South Florida on Tuesday, & rescue organizations & humane advocates are being called for immediate help. All of these dogs are in immediate danger.
Florida Euthanizes Bears Not Involved in Attacks - Video
Animals  (tags: bears, Florida, euthanization, attack, killing, law, wildlife, sadness, habitat, humans )

- 1035 days ago -
Florida Fish and Wildlife officials say they've positively identified the bear that recently attacked a Longwood woman, and it's not one of the ones already put down. WESH's Dave McDaniel reports.
Animals  (tags: Panama City Beach, Florida, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cats, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, law, pets, protection, society, sadness )

- 1127 days ago -
The Bay Point Community Association (BPCA) has ignored the pleas of residents who are mourning their missing or dead pets and the community is outraged. The pets trapped by BPCA are being taken off property and turned over to animal control.
Sea Turtles Disoriented on Florida Island
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, disoriented, Maria Island, Florida, wildlife, protection, humans )

- 1194 days ago -
At least six female sea turtles have become disoriented this summer on Anna Maria Island in Florida, unable to find their way back to the water after coming to shore to nest.
Fureverloveme Website
Animals  (tags: urgent dogs, Orlando, Florida, furever love me, furever homes urgently needed )

- 1194 days ago -
This site is a networking website dedicated to providing exposure to the dogs located at Orange County Animal Services in Orlando, Florida to increase their chances of finding their furever homes.
URGENT: Disaster Help for Tornado in Pinellis County Florida
Animals  (tags: Florida, tornado, Pinellis cty, florida, help needed, emergency )

- 1234 days ago -
Humane Society of Pinealls County Florida (near Tampa area). The roof of the humane society just caved in. The staff at that shelter is very busy rushing around attempting to rescue all the cats and dogs inside that shelter and are EXTREMELY DESPERATE
Put An End to Dog Fighting in Car Trunks ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, trunking, animalwelfare, dogs, Florida, animals )

- 1264 days ago -
A new practice called "trunking" is starting to gain popularity in the southern parts of your state because of its ability to be discreet. This involves placing two dogs in the trunk of a car and driving around blaring music to see which one can survive.
No Power... No Kitties!
Animals  (tags: rescue, cats, kittens, fiv, felv, florida, puffy paws, charity )

- 1290 days ago -
The power and light bill is overdue at Puffy Paws Kitty Haven. Temps are in the 80's and the cats with FeLV and FIV can't go without AC. Please share and donate if you can. Check out the tiny baby they just rescued!
Victory! More Than 739 Miles of U.S. Coastline Protected for Loggerhead Sea Turtles | The Beacon: Oceana's Blog
Animals  (tags: Loggerhead Turtles, Endangered Species Act, Florida, Habitat protection )

- 1306 days ago -
The 2011 Endangered Species Act requires the government to now designate critical habitat for Loggerheads. Public comments about the proposed protections, which are expected to take effect in 2014, can now be made to the government.
Help a Suffering Elephant in Florida!
Animals  (tags: Nosey, elephant, Florida, petition, protection, suffering, cruelty, abuse )

- 1340 days ago -
Please join PETA in urging UniverSoul CEO Cedric Walker, Tampa Sports Authority President and CEO Eric Hart, and North Florida Fairgrounds Manager Mark Harvey to cancel Nosey's appearances.
Ecologists Protest Slaughter of Birds That Can Fly Through Hurricanes
Animals  (tags: American Bird Conservancy, Caribbean, Fletcher Smith, Florida, French Guiana, George Fenwick, Guadaoupe, Natural Resources )

- 1518 days ago -
"Using satellite transmitters attached to the birds, researchers tracked one Whimbrel - named Hope - through a large tropical storm in 2011."
ACTION ALERT: Keep Protections for Florida Black Bears! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: black bears, florida, legalisaiton, protection, wildlife, laws )

- 1579 days ago -
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission are meeting to remove state protection of the Florida Black Bear and their cubs. Hunting of the subspecies was banned in 1994.
Don't Allow Pets to Be Artificially Colored With Dye ACTION
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animal welfare, Florida, color dye on animals, toxins, abuse )

- 1668 days ago -
A new bill that has just passed through the Florida House would put domesticated animals in danger of becoming live holiday decorations this Easter. The bill would overturn a 45-year ban on dyeing live animals, and would permit pet stores to sell brightly

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