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Stop Killing of Elephants in Sri Lanka - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
Animals  (tags: Sri Lanka, elephant killings, ELEPHANT PROTECTION, wildlife protection, animalrights, conservation, habitat protection, ethics )

Sabine
- 59 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Elephant killing in sri Lanka has been a serious issue in the recent past, We all have the responsibility to stop this heart breaking illegal Elephant killings.
Help "Ganga" - the Temple Elephant ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: temple elephants, rescued, abused animals, Sri Lanka )

Angela
- 163 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ganga is an 8 year old temple elephant living at the Gangaramaya Temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Her life is spent chained at her ankles, on the hard pavement with very little room to move.
Thank Children for Making Video to Save An Elephant
Animals  (tags: sri lanka, mali, elephant, video, children, animal welfare, petion, england, primary school )

Scooby
- 214 days ago - forcechange.com
A video made by students at Kingsleigh Primary School in England has made headlines around the world and is now being featured on the website for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA). The children's goal is simple: to save an elephant
Improve Animal Welfare at the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Sri Lanka ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: elephants abused, Sri Lanka, suffering )

Angela
- 320 days ago - yousign.org
This orphanage has the largest herd of captive elephants in the world and is a popular tourist attraction. Here see you visitors are taking photos while the elephant are mistreated - just for fun !!!
Buddhist Monk Sets Self On Fire In Protest Over Cruel Muslim Halal Killing Of Animals
Animals  (tags: Buddhist Monk, Halal Slaughter, Animal Suffering, Self-imolation, Protest, Cruelty, Suffering, Sri Lanka, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, death, killing, slaughter, sadness )

Jay
- 765 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Sri Lanka: 'The monk - believed to be aged 30 - belonged to a Buddhist revivalist group which has been campaigning against the Muslim halal method of slaughtering animals.' Halal killed animals are not stunned, but have throats slit as 'Allah' is said
Help Baby Elephant Chained to Temple In Sri Lanka! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Ganga, elephant, baby, Sri Lanka, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, endangered, ethics, humans, pets, law, protection, sadness, suffering )

Lindsey
- 1163 days ago - change.org
In Colombo, Sri Lanka, a 6 year old elephant, Ganga, is chained in front of a temple. This is the reality of her lonely life. She displays *stereotypic behaviour. The chains are tight on one front leg and one at the back. MORE INFO in petition letter.
URGENT! Take Action With In Defense of Animals: STOP SRI LANKA FROM SENDING ELEPHANT CALF TO DECREPIT MANILA ZOO!
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Elephants, Sri Lanka, Manila Zoo, Urgent Action Required! )

Michelle
- 1371 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The Manila Zoo confines an elephant named Mali who was donated by the government of Sri Lanka in 1977 at age four in a decrepit concrete cell that measures little more than 200 sq. feet. This is no way for an elephant to live! The same awaits this calf!
Enact the Animal Welfare Bill Immediately!
Animals  (tags: protection, AnimalWelfare, Sri Lanka )

Nancy
- 1546 days ago - petitiononline.com
This is a petition urging the Government of Sri Lanka to enact the Animal Welfare Bill and conveying to the Government of Sri Lanka that the antiquated legislation i.e. the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance, No.13 of 1907, as the governing...
ACTION ALERT: Tell Sri Lanka That Elephants Belong in the Wild, Not in Zoos!!!
Animals  (tags: sri lanka, elephants, tortured, caged, imprisoned, zoos, suffering )

Simone
- 2088 days ago - action.petaasiapacific.com
Sri Lanka recently announced plans to import elephants from Thailand to be sentenced to life in confinement in zoos. Taken from their families and homeland, elephants in zoos suffer a life of chronic physical ailments, social deprivation, emotional
Elephant Row Erupts in Sri Lanka
Animals  (tags: petition, government, baby elephant calves, taken from mothers, sanctuary, sri lanka )

Simone
- 2163 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Animal rights activists have filed a petition in Sri Lanka's Supreme Court to reverse the removal of two baby elephants from an elephant orphanage. The Sathwa Mithrayo rights group wants the court to revoke a government decision to hand the animals
Sri Lankan Man Gives Up Life for Squirrel
Animals  (tags: rescue, squirrel, death, accident, sri lanka, selflessness, wildlife )

Raffi
- 2181 days ago - news.xinhuanet.com
A 40-year-old Sri Lankan man who saved a squirrel from drowning lost his life on Saturday, an English newspaper reported on Monday. According to the Daily Mirror, Tilak Rajakaruna was climbing out after cleaning his 60-foot-deep
Rani's Story - From Colombo, Sri Lanka
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, spay and neuter, Sri Lanka, environment, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection )

CherAway
- 2321 days ago - wspa.ca
Rani is an animal lover and tries to do her best for the animals in her care. She has four dogs - one male and three females. She asked us to sterilize her females to stop them from having puppies, as there are too many dogs on the streets of Colombo but
Sri Lanka: A Tribute to Suffering Animals Who Lost Their Fight For Life- VIDEO
Animals  (tags: Sri Lanka, animal rescuers, animal shelter, memoriam, in memory, tragedy, grief, sadness, honour, animals, love, bonding )

Simone
- 2334 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.wordpress.com
A tribute to the brave suffering animals that we have met who lost their fight for life. We will never forget you.
Blue and Sperm Whale Sightings Off Southern Sri Lanka
Animals  (tags: sri lanka, marine wildlife, whales, sightings, blue and sperm whales, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2403 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
After last years sightings of Blue whales off Sri Lanka, a more dedicated effort has been made to spot the whales this autumn. In October whale sightings were patchy, but in November Blue whale sightings became much more common. There is a spike in
Wild Elephants Fall Victim to Sri Lanka War Strategy
Animals  (tags: sri lanka, wildanimals, wildlife, elephants, war, humans, habitat, protection, endangered, extinction )

Jacquelin
- 2656 days ago - canada.com
PIMBURELLEGAMA, Sri Lanka, March 20 (Reuters) - Shaking his head at an elephant carcass rotting by a lush paddy field in north Sri Lanka, park warden J.A. Weerasingha counts the cost of a state initiative to arm villagers against Tamil Tiger rebels. Wh
 

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