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For Tougher Legislation for Crimes Against Wildlife.
Animals  (tags: brazil, animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, punishment for animal abusers, suffering, ethics, politics, penalties, wildlife )

- 23 hours ago -
Crimes against animals are considered minor crimes by law. Thus, those who commit crime (any crime) against an animal pays a bail of $ 3 and will answer freely. If convicted, the penalty is negligible.
Penalize Malta Now for Continuing the Spring Hunting of Wild Birds.
Animals  (tags: migratory bird conservation act, pitiful behavior, bird population reduce, penalties, bird species loss, protection, animalwelfare, bird hunting )

- 17 days ago -
n the UK, between 1995 and 2011 (that's just sixteen years), our population of turtle doves declined by 85%, cuckoos by 50%, and swifts by 39%*. These are just a selection of our migratory birds who tragically are meeting their demise at the hands of...
TAKE ACTION NOW - Demand Tougher Penalties for Ivory Smuggling ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Ban Ivory Sales, penalties, killing, elephants, wildanimals )

- 57 days ago -
Two men were caught smuggling over two and a half tons of dead elephant tusks. They were tried and sentenced in the High Court of Malawi. But why did they pay ONLY about $5,500 in fines?
Puppy Shot By Police Deserves Justice
Animals  (tags: shooting police, family pet, killing a puppy, sadness, prosecution, penalties, animaladvocates )

- 63 days ago -
A family's pet puppy was allegedly shot to death by a police officer for no other reason than playfully approaching the officer when he entered the family's yard. The 5-month-old lab cross, called 8-Ball, ran outside when a child opened the door to...
Harsher Penalties for Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: harsher, penalties, animal welfare, petition )

- 288 days ago -
The law is failing to adequately protect animals/pets and ensure that the punishment administered to those responsible for acts of cruelty towards them fits the crime.
Demand a Penalty to the Gardener That Cut the 4 Legs of a Dog in Colombia
Animals  (tags: suffering, Columbia, lawnmower, penalties, dogs, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, investigation )

- 543 days ago -
"We can't be indifferent to this cruelty. It was no accident, he deliberately mutilated the poor dog that was just crossing by his area of work. Let's sensibilize Colombia and its entities to the rights of animals and their laws.
ACTION ALERT: Support the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, horrendous cruelty, suffering, bait dogs, legalisation, penalties, spectators, crime )

- 1489 days ago -
Fighting animals is a cruel pastime that involves the deliberate torture and maiming of both animals that are used to fight, and the bait animals who are used to train them.
ACTION ALERT: Thank Sponsors of HB5790 - Preventing Dog Fighting in Illinois ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, legalisation, penalties, dogfighting, felony, crime, animal protection laws )

- 1761 days ago -
Thank the sponsors of HB5790, to increases the penalty for a parent or legal guardian, who brings a person under 13 years of age to a dog fighting show, exhibition, or program, from a Class 4 to a Class 3 felony.
New Wildlife Act In Force End 2010
Animals  (tags: wildlife act, protection, penalties, punishment, poachers, wild animals )

- 1996 days ago -
-- The Wildlife Conservation Act 2010, which imposes enhanced penalties for poaching and other crimes involving protected wildlife, is expected to be enforced at the end of this year, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah
ACTION ALERT: Tougher Laws for Animal Abuse!!!!!
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, animals harmed, abjused, laws, jail term, penalties, justice for animals, animal laws, protection, punishment )

- 2269 days ago -
I would like to see more being done for animal abusers, I think the law is just not tough enough on these murders of animals and would like tougher sentences being enfoced on those who harm animals any way.
Tougher Penalties for Animal Cruelty ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, penalties, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2292 days ago -
There is abundant evidence that there is a nationwide problem of intentional acts of violence and cruelty against companion animals. The vast majority of offenders do not receive adequate punishment. Most of those who have committed violent acts of
Charleston Man Pays Huge Penalties for Importing Deer Into S.C.
Animals  (tags: deer, illegally imported, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2402 days ago -
James Schaffer of Charleston has paid out hundreds of thousands of dollars after he pleaded guilty to illegally importing 54 deer in to South Carolina back in 2005.
Philippines Steps Up Protection of Marine Animals
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, Asia, new laws, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, protection, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2677 days ago -
The government in the Philippines is getting closer to putting into place new laws which would increase the penalties those caught dealing in threatened, rare and endangered marine animals can face.
Law Providing Stiffer Penalty For Animal Abuse Passed By Canada's House Of Commons
Animals  (tags: canada, house of common, animal abuse law passed, animal welfare groups, penalties, animal abusers )

- 2736 days ago -
On a 189-71 vote, Canada's House of Commons passed a bill imposing stiffer penalties for animal abuse. The measure is the first major amendment on the country's animal cruelty laws in over 100 years. But large animal welfare groups in Canada are not
Kinship Circle: UPDATE: Justice For Downer Cows? Plea Deal Softens Penalty
Animals  (tags: kinschip circle, animal abusers, tormented, beaten abused cows, plea, penalties, laws, no justice, animal cruetly, downed cows )

- 2749 days ago -
KINSHIP CIRCLE feels Hallmark Meat Company workers videotaped electrically prodding cows crumpled on concrete...dragging them in heavy chains and hoisting them on forklift prongs...deserve maximum penalties for cruelty. In our 3/2/08 letter-writing

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