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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 )

- 1633 days ago -
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 )

- 2031 days ago -
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.
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Elephants, Sri Lanka, Manila Zoo, Urgent Action Required! )

- 2238 days ago -
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 )

- 2413 days ago -
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 )

- 2956 days ago -
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 )

- 3031 days ago -
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 )

- 3049 days ago -
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 )

- 3189 days ago -
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 )

- 3202 days ago -
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 )

- 3271 days ago -
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 )

- 3524 days ago -
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
Wild Elephants Fall Victim to Sri Lanka War Strategy
Animals  (tags: elephants, Sri Lanka, war, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

- 3530 days ago -
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.
Slender Loris - Species : Tardigradus Malabaricus
Animals  (tags: animals, slender loris, wildlife, wildanimals, India, Sri Lanka, environment, habitat )

- 3641 days ago -
The slender loris is a small, nocturnal primate found only in the tropical rainforests of Southern India and Sri Lanka. They are able to live in wet and dry forests, as well as lowland and highland forests.
Importance of Stringent Animal Welfare Laws
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, protection, law, Sri Lanka )

- 3690 days ago -
One of the most important requirements at present in our country is appointing a responsible person or authority for Animal Welfare there is no responsible minister/ official or authority for animal welfare
World Society for the Protection of Animals-Together, We Can Save the Dogs in Colombo's Pounds.
Animals  (tags: dogs, strays, Sri Lanka, dog pounds, AnimalWelfare, companionanimals, animalsuffering, pets )

- 3756 days ago -
Stray dogs in Colombo, the capital city of Sri Lanka, have to compete for survival, desperately scavenging for what little food there is. Living by their wits on the streets, they're constantly at risk of becoming infected with fatal diseases like rabies

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