START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


The Cost of Fear: Michigan's $15 Million Breed Ban Proposal
Animals  (tags: michigan, laws, breed bans, maglined, discrimination, dogs welfare, threatemed, pit bull dogs )

- 2458 days ago -
Yet Rep. Tim Bledsoe (D-Grosse Pointe) seems to think it's worth the state spending tax dollars to take away my dog and thousands of others because he doesn't like the way they look. Earlier this month, in response to a dog attack in his district,
Animals  (tags: animal shelter, homeless animals, horrific cruelty, gas chambers, michigan, banning gas chambers, animal welfare )

- 2471 days ago -
A couple of days ago, the homeless animals in Michigan were given some hope. Hope to not die a long, painful, horrific death. Hope to not die through torture. Hope to not be killed by a mass, sick type of killing done by Hitler. Hope to not be killed by
ACTION ALERT: Michigan Needs An Animal Abuser Registry! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: michigan, animal abuser registry, animal protection animal welfare, laws )

- 2485 days ago -
New York's Suffolk County recently became the first county in America to create an animal abuser registry. People convicted of animal abuse now have to submit their name, address and photograph to the registry for five years as well as pay an annual fee
ACTION ALERT: Michigan Momma Bear on Death Row ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: mother bear, protecting her young, captured, death row, cruelty, michigan, authorities )

- 2703 days ago -
It's usually not objectionable when a mother protects her children. But when Mom is a black bear and she attacks a hunter (albeit one who smells like a barbecued pig), the citizenry can get scared and pandering government officials can authorize
ACTION ALERT: Michigan DNRE Wants OK to Kill Problem Wolves- Please Leave Comment !!!
Animals  (tags: dnr, wolf killers, wolves, michigan, problem wolves, destruction, cruelty )

- 2886 days ago -
This is sure to get some people howling. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and Environment has formally asked the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service for the authority to use lethal methods to kill problem wolves.
Remembering Michigan's Last Wild Wolverine (Slideshow)
Animals  (tags: wolverine, michigan, jeff ford, huron county )

- 2923 days ago -
Michigan's last wild wolverine is dead and gone ... but not forgotten. Jeff Ford spent years tracking and keeping tabs on the female wolverine, after she was first sighted in Huron County in February 2004. These are some of the photos he shot with a trail
End Gas Chambers and Pound Seizure in Michigan (HB 4263, 4803, & 4633) ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, gas chambers, pound seizure, Michigan, protection, pets, environment )

- 2932 days ago -
Three bills have been introduced in the Michigan legislature that, if passed, would protect shelter animals from unnecessary suffering.
On Michigan's Animal Welfare Reforms
Animals  (tags: animals, bills, Michigan, farm animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3069 days ago -
Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm signed into law a bill that provides more room to protected species. In Michigan's case, defined species include pregnant sows, calves used for veal, hens producing eggs, turkeys, ducks, geese or guinea fowl.
Michigan Bans Battery Cages and Crates
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, suffering, ban, Michigan, environment, protection )

- 3077 days ago -
Yesterday was a momentous day for animals living on farms in Michigan, where Gov. Jennifer Granholm signed a bill into law that phases out veal crates, battery cages, and gestation crates on farms across the state!
Cat Gets Shot in Mouth and Survives-Video
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, shot, cat, veterinarian, pets, Michigan )

- 3130 days ago -
A Saranac woman thought her cat had been hit by a car Friday afternoon but was surprised to learn he'd actually been shot. The cat's owner, Ann Laney, says that as her cat was crossing the street near her home on Peck Lake Road in Saranac, a car
Animals Suffer and Die in University of Michigan Laboratories ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, Michigan, university, laboratories, AnimalWelfare, death, suffering, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3247 days ago -
Documents obtained by PETA reveal that during a recent six month period, there were more than 70 violations of federal animal protection regulations and guidelines in the laboratories of the University of Michigan (U of M)--causing acute suffering and
Thank Michigan State University for Banning Circuses on Campus ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, circus, ban, Michigan, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection )

- 3255 days ago -
Michigan State University has made the compassionate decision to ban circuses on campus this year after learning that elephants, tigers, and other animals are beaten and forced to perform under the big top.
You--and 20,000 Other Supporters--Ended the Live Dog Lab in Michigan
Animals  (tags: animals, live dog labs, ended, Michigan, AnimalWelfare, protection, pets )

- 3301 days ago -
The University of Michigan (U-M) announcement that no dogs or other animals will be killed in the school's Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course came after administrators received more than 20,000 of your e-mails, letters, and phone calls.
Committee Hears Testimony on Wild Cat Population! Video!!
Animals  (tags: mountain lions, Michigan, sightings, hearing, DNR, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3335 days ago -
Some state legislators want the Department of Natural Resources to admit there are cougars in Lower Michigan.
Frozen Goose Rescued By Police Divers in Michigan
Animals  (tags: michigan, wildlife, wild animals, goose, rescued, frozen lake )

- 3346 days ago -
MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. -- Sheriff's divers have come to the rescue of a trapped goose that sat too long in frigid waters of a Detroit suburb. Police responded Friday night after being told the goose was trapped in the Clinton River near Shadyside Park.

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 Michigan

top story finders in Animals

1. Paulo R 110 popular stories

2. Animae C 101 popular stories

3. Lawren R 95 popular stories

4. Marianne R 94 popular stories

5. Cher C 94 popular stories

6. Ljiljana Milic 86 popular stories

7. Carole K 80 popular stories

8. Cathy B 78 popular stories

9. Jessica Harvey 76 popular stories

10. Mary T 76 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!

New to Care2? Start Here.