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Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises - PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, animalwelfare, nevada, conservation, protection, environment, habitat )

- 1576 days ago -
The federal government has revealed plans to shut down the Desert Tortoise Conservation Center in Nevada. This is an unsettling move that would require the removal and relocation of up to 1,400 captive desert tortoises into wild tortoise populations.
ACTION ALERT: Oppose the BLM's Wild Horse Roundup in Nevada
Animals  (tags: horse, wild horse, roundup, livestock, BLM, Nevada, animal cruelty, animal welfare, conservation, meat industry, Reynard Loki, 13.7 Billion Years )

- 2285 days ago -
BLM has outlined its plan to remove hundreds of wild horses from Nevada, which will jeopardize the long-term viability of the herd, traumatize pregnant mares causing miscarriages & hand over 80% of the land to private livestock farmers.
ACTION ALERT: Urge the Nevada Wildlife Commission to Ban Brutal Leg-Hold Traps! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: nevada, leg hold traps, horrendous cruelty, suffering laws, legalisation, banning )

- 2292 days ago -
Wildlife Commissioner David McNinch met with trappers and animal rights advocates in Las Vegas to discuss the views of both groups with regard to leg-hold traps. This meeting was planned as the result of a bill seeking to change the trapping rules.
ACTION ALERT: LAKE TAHOE BEARS UNDER FIRE! - The Black Bears of Nevada's Lake Tahoe Area Need You!
Animals  (tags: nevada, black bears, commissioners, cruelty massacre, slaughter, welfare )

- 2431 days ago -
American black bears are the only bears indigenous to Nevada. And with fewer than 300 black bears gracing the state of Nevada, the Board of Wildlife Commissioners has nonetheless launched the state's first hunt against them, slated to begin in August 2011
Nevada Animal Abusers To Be Punished Thanks To Cooney's Law
Animals  (tags: cooney law, beautiful dog savagely killed, nevada, laws, felony, animal abusers, legalisation )

- 2441 days ago -
Good news -- animal abusers in Nevada will be punished. Gina Greisen, the president of Nevada Voters for Animals, spearheaded the effort to have "Cooney's Law" discussed on the senate floor. Three months after the bill's introduction, Nevada Governor
PHONE BLITZ, 17 NEW NUMBERS TO CALL, KILL THAT BILL (AB329) To Deny Water to Our Wild Horses & Burros- PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: nevada, wild horses, burros, denied water, outrage, legalisators, protection )

- 2467 days ago -
Over 5000 of you have signed the Petition Opposing AB329, Hundreds of you have Emailed the Legislators in the Senate of Nevada, now thank's to Frances Gauer Miller we have obtained SEVENTEEN (17) phone numbers to Nevada Media Organizations...Please call
Animals  (tags: nevada, wild horses, maglined, water, wildlife, protection, survival, legalisation )

- 2469 days ago -
Assembly Bill 329, a Nevada bill that would remove wild horses and burros from the definition of wildlife, is now up for consideration. Wildlife habitat is among the standard categories that water managers use to describe a beneficial use of water.
Animal Advocates Worry Bill Would Decimate Wild Horse Herds- PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: nevada, wild horses, wildlife, water, bills, legalisaiton, animal advocates )

- 2469 days ago -
The bill would re-classify Nevada's wild-roaming horses, no longer considering them "wildlife." Some believe it would deny the mustangs access to sufficient water. "The bill is idiocy....The thing that we need most in Nevada is new jobs, and eco-tour
Animals  (tags: nevada, legalisaton, barbaric cruelty, horses water, mustangs, destruction )

- 2470 days ago -
If AB329 is Signed into LAW in the State of Nevada, BLM will not be LEGALLY required to provide water to the Wild Horses who are dying for a drink of water after the Roundups this summer.
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Bill Will Make NV Bear Hunt Permanent! - PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: nevada, commissioners, wildlife, bear slaughter, massacre, protection )

- 2474 days ago -
The Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners is considering a provision to make Nevada's contentious, widely-opposed black bear hunt permanent before the first hunt starts this fall
No Bear Hunt in Nevada ! Online Petitions and Polls ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, bears, hunting, Nevada, environment, protection, wildlife, killing, wildanimals )

- 2576 days ago -
Oppose the NV Dept of Wildlife's proposal to begin bear hunting in Nevada
The Movement to Stop the Proposed Washoe Bear Hunt Is Growing Stronger Continue Reading on Examiner.Com: The Movement to Stop t
Animals  (tags: bear hunt, washoe, nevada, suffering, wildlife, cruelty, endangered, AnimalCruelty, habitat )

- 2586 days ago -
"It's not for public safety. It's not for revenue. It's not for dealing with the nuisance bears. It's because we can." Wildlife Commissioner McBeath at WLC hearing, 12/03/10 What audacity!!!
PLEASE Help Save My Local Bears - PETITION
Animals  (tags: abuse, wildlife, ethics, bear hunt, washoe, Nevada )

- 2586 days ago -
This is a personal one close to home for me...these are my bears that could come into my yard with an arrow in their chest, slowing suffering unspeakably... not even to mention the baby orphans.. PLEASE FORWARD PLEASE
ACTION ALERT: Stop Nevada's Predator Overkill Program ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: nevada, predators, massacred, slaughterd, destruction protection legalisation )

- 2601 days ago -
Currently the Nevada Wildlife Services Program is under a public comment period for the "Predator Damage Management in Nevada" plan. But time is short, as the comment period ends January 18, 2011.
Nevada's Predator Control Program Threatens Wild Horses, Too
Animals  (tags: wild horses, wild animals, nevada, threatened, killed, massacre, protection )

- 2601 days ago -
Nevada is in the process of approving a predator control program to protect privately owned livestock. This situation could be from a page ripped out of Catch-22. Money is spent to kill predators that may harm livestock, predators like mountain lions,

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