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Petition: Urgent - IRAN - Police Are Taking Away PET DOGS From OWNERS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Animals  (tags: Iran, Tehran, dog owners, pets, taken away, law, Islam Law, dogownership, crime, PROPOSING a bill, crime, investigation, humans, pets, protection, society, suffering, animalrights, animalcruelty )

Susanne
- 592 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Iran/Tehran - dogs are currently being confiscated from their owners by the Police - even before the bill to do so has been passed in parliament! Lamakers (inc religious leaders) are PROPOSING a bill to Parliament, which makes dog ownership a CRIME! ...
Islamic Iran to Ban Dogs
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, dogs, ethics, law, pets, protection, sadness, society, suffering, Muslim, Islam, Iran, Muhammad )

Rahman
- 621 days ago - inquisitr.com
Dog owners will be sentenced to 74 lashes if they are caught keeping the pets at home or walking them in public. This amounts to the banning of dogs in Iran if they cannot even keep them at home. This is 100% a result of Islam; Muhammad hated dogs.
Shocking: Dog Owners to Receive 74 Lashes If They Take Their Dog for a Walk Under Proposed Iranian Law
Animals  (tags: Animals, Animal Rights, Animal Welfare, Dogs, Iran, Dog owners to receive 74 lashes, No walks for dogs in Iran, Proposed Iranian law, Iran law bans dog walks, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

Nina
- 624 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Dog owners could be arrested and receive 74 lashes if they are found taking their pet for a walk or keeping one in their home under a proposed Iranian law. The new bill claims that owning a dog as a pet harms Iran's Islamic culture. Read on:
Stop Sending Animals to Outer Space - To Sign Please
Animals  (tags: Iran, astronauts, outer space, animals, monkeys, space, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 642 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
In Iran, astronauts have just sent a monkey outer space. This is the second monkey it's sent outer space but that's not all. These Iranian astronauts have revealed plans to send a persian cat for another experiment.
Iran: Stop Killing the Horses of Smugglers in Kurdistan - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Iran, horses, Kurdistan, smugglers, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 654 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The smugglers in Iran Kurdistan province smuggle the small consignments of clothes, fabric, perfume and other products on their back or using the horses to make a small amount of money.
Islamist Iran 'Arrests' Dogs, Starves Them to Death' Because Islam Forbids Cohabiting With Them
Animals  (tags: Iran, Dogs, Death, Starvation, Islam, Unclean, Arrestsanimalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, abused, death, law, pets, sadness, suffering )

Jay
- 1083 days ago - al-monitor.com
"As summer approaches, we will make an effort to stop people from bringing out their dogs in their cars or parading them on the streets to show off. We won't have any of that." Islam allows dogs for hunting/herding but considers them 'unclean'
Iran's Space Monkey a Fake!
Animals  (tags: Iran, Space Monkey, Hoax, Failure, animalcruelty, abuse, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, killed, suffering )

Jay
- 1263 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The monkey shown to have been sent into space had light fur & a distinctive red mole over its right eye. But the monkey that returned was dark haired & had no mole."It looks like a very different monkey, the nose, the features, everything is different"
Iran Says It Sent Monkey Into Space and Back
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, Iran, monkey, outterspace, missle, sadness, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, endangered )

Barb
- 1271 days ago - abcnews.go.com
Iran said Monday it has successfully sent a monkey into space, describing the launch as another step toward Tehran's goal of a manned space flight. According to a brief report on state TV, the rocket dubbed Pishgam, or Pioneer in Farsi, reached....
**Nice News** Injured Iranian Cat, Maloos, Finds Home In Napa, California, After Cross-Border Rescue
Animals  (tags: cat, rescue, Iran, California, USA, happy, serendipity, forever home, adopt, smile, good news )

Bianca
- 1502 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Here's a heartwarming story of a cross-border animal rescue that'll brighten your weekend. A rescued Iranian cat called Maloos has finally found a home in Napa, California.
PETITION ALERT: Tell Iranian Authorities to Stop Killing Dogs and Stop Harassing Dog Owners! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iran, authorities, government, cruelty, stray dogs, shot killed, dog owners harrassed )

Simone
- 1843 days ago - change.org
It looks like Iranian's government has found a new enemy! Dogs!! Stray dogs are killed and shot to death in the streets of Iran. Dog owners are harassed and banned from taking their dogs in public places. Dog owners can be arrested, fined or even jailed.
Russia, Iran Exchange Tigers for Leopards But Some Experts Express Doubts
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, leopards, exchange, Russia, Iran, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 2253 days ago - payvand.com
The exchange of two Persian leopards from Iran with two Siberian tigers from Russia is part of an ambitious scheme to revive these big cats in their respective countries but some experts think it is a pointless publicity exercise.
Tigers Return to Iran
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, Iran, reestablish, protection, environment, wildanimals, wildlife )

CherAWAY
- 2282 days ago - presstv.ir
Iran has received two Siberian tigers from Russia as part of an Iranian-Russian project to reestablish a tiger population in the country.
Iran, Russia Hope to Revive Extinct Big Cats
Animals  (tags: caspian tigers, asiastic cheetahs, endangered, iran, survival, breeding )

Simone
- 2386 days ago - presstv.ir
Iranian and Russian ecologists have announced ambitious plans to return Caspian Tigers as well as Asiatic cheetahs, which disappeared some half a century ago in their countries, to the wild.
Iran Still Host to Rare Persian Leopard
Animals  (tags: iran, endangered, populations, survival persian leopards )

Simone
- 2409 days ago - presstv.ir
The latest photographs of the Persian leopard in the Iranian national parks prove there is still hope for the survival of the endangered species. The Persian leopard, the fastest land animal on the planet, was reported to be close to extinction, as
Iran May Help Russia to Restore Leopard Population
Animals  (tags: iran, leopards, breeding programme, russia, threatened, captivity )

Simone
- 2418 days ago - en.rian.ru
Iran may help Russia to restore the population of Anatolian leopards in Russia's Caucasus, the Russian Ministry of Natural Resources' press service said on Tuesday. The issue was discussed during a meeting between Russian Deputy Minister of Natural
 

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