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Maximum Penalty for Man Who Illegally Bred Dogs and Kept Them in Squalor
Animals  (tags: Georgia, cruelty, illegal breeding, pets, suffering, petitions )

Freya
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Approximately 85 dogs were discovered as firefighters tried to enter a house to extinguish a blaze Sunday morning. Authorities say the home was soiled with animal feces and urine, including the outside of the house and the backyard.
Tell Congress to Ban the Trade of Shark Fins in the US
Animals  (tags: fish, seafood, sharks, cruelty, suffering, oceans, sea life, petitions )

Freya
- 6 days ago - dailykos.com
Shark finning is a wasteful and inhumane practice in which a shark's fins are cut off and the body is discarded at sea to drown. While shark finning is illegal in American waters, fins are still bought and sold in the United States.
Ebay: Block the Sale of Illegal Animal Parts on Your Site!
Animals  (tags: endangered species, illegal wildlife trade, crime, trophies, petitions )

Freya
- 15 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ebay needs to ban the selling of rhino horns, elephant tusks, and wildlife trophies to help stymie poaching and the criminal trade in animal parts.
Only 180 Left: Act Now To Save The Florida Panther
Animals  (tags: felines, panthers, endangered species, habitat, petitions )

Freya
- 24 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Florida panthers need habitat, and every piece of land we can conserve is critical to the panther's survival.
Justice for Baby Elephant Burned Alive
Animals  (tags: elephants, wildlife, cruelty to animals, India, petitions )

Freya
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
A baby elephant appears to have been severely burned after it was struck with a flaming bar of tar in West Bengal. An award-winning photograph captures the exact moment when a mob of "jeering men" threw the balls of tar and firecrackers at the calf...
More Florida Shelters Need to Accept Pets
Animals  (tags: pets, evacuations, disasters, petitions )

Freya
- 37 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A new study finds that older Floridians struggle to evacuate from life-threatening emergencies like hurricanes when they have pets. There just aren't enough nearby shelters that can take in elderly people if they're bringing an animal.
Take Action to Save Fur Farm Ban in Bosnia & Herzegovina
Animals  (tags: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Europe, fur farming ban, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, death, ethics, humans, killed, law, protection, suffering, sadness, PETITIONS )

Desanka
- 48 days ago - love-is-an-animal.blogspot.rs
The Bosnian government voted for a postponement of the fur farming ban that was to prohibit fur farming in 2018. The controversial amendment would delay the ban for another 10 years. Ask B&H to be a positive example by banning fur farming next year.
Stop Feeding Live Animals to Caimans!
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, cats, cruelty, South America, petitions )

Freya
- 73 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Feeding a caiman like this is dangerous - and stealing pets to feed to the reptile is cruel and evil. This practice has to stop for once and all.
Ban the Practice of Tying Torches to the Horns of Bulls
Animals  (tags: festivals, bulls, cattle, cruelty, suffering, Spain, Europe, petitions )

Freya
- 137 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A bull died a horrible death at a Spanish fiesta after organisers strapped burning torches to its horns in front of a baying crowd. There is no justification for making animals suffer such terror and pain just for human entertainment.
STOP THE WORLD'S BIGGEST WHALE SLAUGHTER
Animals  (tags: whales, whaling, cruelty, Norway, Europe, petitions )

Freya
- 256 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Sign the petition to the Norwegian government, the European Commission, and all leaders of countries that allow Norwegian whale shipments to pass through.
Save Giraffes From Extinction
Animals  (tags: Africa, endangered species, mammals, land animals, petitions )

Freya
- 276 days ago - go.saveanimalsfacingextinction.org
The giraffe population has shrunk nearly 40 percent in just 30 years. Now the world's tallest land animal is at risk of extinction.
Give These Chimps A Peaceful Retirement
Animals  (tags: primates, apes, chimpanzees, chimps, research, laboratories, petitions )

Freya
- 295 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Hundreds of chimpanzees remain confined in research labs, even after all captive chimpanzees gained more protection by changes to the Endangered Species Act in late 2015.
Preserve the African Grey Parrot in the Wild
Animals  (tags: birds, parrots, poaching, Africa, wildlife, petitions )

Freya
- 299 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
When we buy exotic birds through online ads or pet shops, we may be supporting the plunder of wild species. The African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus) is one such species.
Stop Putting Down Healthy War Hero Dogs Just Because They're "Old"
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, Britain, UK, United Kingdom, military, army, euthanasia, petitions )

Freya
- 314 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Scores of war veteran dogs have been put down by the British Army because they are 'old and worn out.' Top brass have ordered 45 dogs to be destroyed since 2013, even though they were not suffering any serious medical conditions.
Urgent Petitions: LET'S SAVE NIKO, LOCKED UP FOR 2 YEARS
Animals  (tags: dog Niko, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, ethics, humans, law, pets, protection, suffering, sadness, PETITIONS )

Desanka
- 351 days ago - love-is-an-animal.blogspot.rs
Niko has been sentenced to death for allegedly killing a cat. This loving family dog has been locked in a tiny kennel for 2 years at the Charlottesville-Albemarle SPCA, Virginia. He's not allowed to go out unless his owners come and take him out.
 

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