START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Remove Commissioner Liesa Priddy From Florida Panther Decisions PETITION
Animals  (tags: panthers, Florida, wildlife )

- 24 days ago -
Priddy views the panthers as an obstacle to her and her developer friends from cashing in -- and she's resorted to making things up to get her way. This is no way for a wildlife commissioner to behave and we need to make sure Priddy is removed
PPI Florida Monkey Farm Should Be Shut Down Immediately
Animals  (tags: monkeys, monkey farm, PPI, florida, breeding, importing, primates, research, labs, veterinary care, injury, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics )

- 72 days ago -
This facility imports and breeds primates destined for research Labs. Workers denied this monkey veterinary care for her extremely painful injury, an exposed vertebra, for at least seven days, leaving her vulnerable to infection and even death.
Keep Crucial Protections for Panthers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, Florida, panthers, protection )

- 103 days ago -
Do not change the conservation status of Florida panthers.
Ask FWC to Put the Brakes on Their Plans for the Florida Panther - FL ONLY ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, Florida, panthers, wildlife, protection )

- 106 days ago -
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission [FWC] will be meeting in Sarasota, FL next week to vote on a bear hunt and consider dropping their recovery and managment plans for the Florida Panther.
Raccoon Riding An Alligator
Animals  (tags: racoon, alligator, Florida )

- 110 days ago -
A Florida man says he snapped a picture that's truly only in Florida moments of a raccoon riding on top of an alligator.
Praise Sanctuary for Rescuing Innocent Peacocks From Slaughter
Animals  (tags: Florida, petition, peacocks, hunters, rescued, slaughter, Animal Cruelty )

- 141 days ago -
Peacocks in a Florida neighborhood were being inhumanely killed by a trapper until volunteers from a bird sanctuary group stepped in to save them.
Save Florida's Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, bears, Florida )

- 142 days ago -
Last month the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) voted to move ahead with a bear hunt as early as this October. Environmental Action members have sent thousands of signatures of support and even presented the FWC with $5,000 to support
Vote NO to Black Bear Hunting Permits in Florida
Animals  (tags: Black bears, spay, neutering and spaying, Florida, animal welfare, petition, bear hunting )

- 167 days ago -
The killing of these Black Bears is senseless...why not trap and relocate to Ocala forest ...? Neuter/ Spay
TAKE ACTION NOW - Ban Ivory Sales in Florida ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, florida, ELEPHANT PROTECTION )

- 169 days ago -
We need to end the loopholes allowing illegal ivory to be sold in the United States. With your help, we can get Florida to join the movement to ban the sale of all ivory.
Help End Dog Racing In Florida - Petition
Animals  (tags: Florida, Greyhounds, greyhound racing, antiquated law, petition, stop greyhound racing )

- 171 days ago -
Florida is home to more than half of all greyhound tracks in the United States. Due to an antiquated state law, dog tracks are required to offer tens of thousands of races each year, no matter how much they are losing or how much the greyhounds suffer.
Repeal the Law Requiring Florida Gambling Facilities to Engage in the Cruel Sport of Greyhound Racing
Animals  (tags: greyhounds, Florida, racing, cruelty, gambling, petitions )

- 175 days ago -
More than half of the greyhound races held in the US are in the state of Florida. Over the past twenty months, 196 greyhounds have died at Florida racetracks -- some had their necks broken, some died of heat stroke, and still others were electrocuted...
Stop Slaughter of Hundreds of Black Bears
Animals  (tags: slaughter, black bears, florida, fwc, AnimalCruelty, killing, law, wildlife )

- 177 days ago -
Licenses to hunt and kill black bears could be issued in October of this year, should a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) initiative be approved.
Florida 'Zombie Cat' Hit With Custody Motion
Animals  (tags: cats, pets, zombie cat, Florida, Bart, resurrection, nine lives )

- 230 days ago -
The Florida cat that crawled out of its grave after a traffic accident is now ensnared in a legal dispute over custody involving its owner and the Humane Society of Tampa Bay.
Don't Hunt Black Bears
Animals  (tags: Florida, hunting, black bears, animal cruelty, petition )

- 236 days ago -
A recent surge in bear attacks in parts of Florida has led the stateâEUR(TM)s Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission to consider lifting a 20-year ban on black bear hunting. Extensive human development has forced bears out of their habitats and demolished

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with FLORIDA

top story finders in Animals

1. AniMae C. 131 popular stories

2. Ljiljana Milic 130 popular stories

3. Lisa Neste 128 popular stories

4. Natasha Salgado 125 popular stories

5. Anne Montarou 119 popular stories

6. Laura H. 118 popular stories

7. Carole K. 113 popular stories

8. Dalia H. 107 popular stories

9. Mary T. 101 popular stories

10. Debbie Williamson 95 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!