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Animals  (tags: puppy, abused, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, pets, killing, suffering, Pomeranian puppy, W VA, Senator Nick Rahall, Texas, teens tortured & killed puppy, murdered puppy )

- 644 days ago -
Three years ago in Texas, three young boys kidnapped a neighbor's 5-month-old Pomeranian puppy, named Toby, and took him to an abandoned house. There, they climbed to the top of the building and repeatedly threw this poor pup off the edge, breaking all o
Demand Justice for Severely Burned Puppy ACTION
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalcruelty, pets, crime, Texas, puppy, law, sentence )

- 1209 days ago -
The puppy, named 'Justice' by the rescue staff who tried to save him, unfortunately passed away ten days after his rescue. Ewing reportedly poured lighter fluid over the puppy and then lit the fluid on fire with a cigarette.
URGENT! SIGN! Animals Petition: Ron White, Justice Seekers Texas: Retract Offer To Help Darius Ewing and Seek Justice for the Li
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Extreme Animal Cruelty, Darius Ewing, Ron White, Justice Seekers, Texas, Retract Offer To Help Darius Ewing, TAKE ACTION! )

- 1307 days ago -
JUSTICE IS COLOR BLIND! We as humanity must stand together and seek justice for a life lost. This case is not racially motivated & should not be turned into such. Justice was lost due to the horrible actions of individuals that day--not by a race. Sign!
Sandy Carson's Photo Series "Just Do It" Documents Feral Cats In Texas (PHOTO)
Animals  (tags: feral cats, feral, neuter, spay, cats, texas, AnimalWelfare, conservation, ethics, cats, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 1314 days ago -
Photographer Sandy Carson began trapping feral cats in Central Texas out of a duty to help the population not get out of control. It's a complex, controversial issue, but Carson believes neutering free-roaming cats and then setting them free again is the
Keystone Gulf Expansion Threatens Farm Welfare
Animals  (tags: environment, habitat, AnimalWelfare, farms, keystone xl, transcanada, dirty fuel, emiinent domain, Keystone Gulf Coast Expansion, Oklahoma, Texas, AG, carbon dioxide, CO2, bitumen )

- 1357 days ago -
With the Keystone XL amendment dead on the Senate floor TransCananda intends to push forward with the Keystone Gulf Expansion with the Canadian government's approval.
URGENT! SIGN & SHARE! Stop the Crosby Puppy Massacres! - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Illegal Dog-Dumping Site in Crosby, Texas, TAKE URGENT ACTION! )

- 1390 days ago -
Summer 2011: a young couple discovered an illegal dump site in Crosby, TX containing bodies of several tortured puppies & other suffering dogs. New dogs have been dumped near the area thrown from trucks & shot. Law enforcement has turned a blind eye. HELP
Take Swift ACTION for a Speedy Lizard
Animals  (tags: sagebrush lizard, protection, habitat, endangered, New Mexico, Texas )

- 1414 days ago -
The dunes sagebrush lizard is extremely sensitive to disturbance, has one of the smallest ranges of any lizard in North America, and has experienced major habitat loss. Current conservation efforts are insufficient to protect the species
Stop The Wild Burro Massacre In Texas ACTION
Animals  (tags: Texas, burros, protection, AnimalCruelty )

- 1449 days ago -
There is no logical basis for the killing of the wild burros. Hunters simply want to continue hunting the bighorn sheep in Big Bend and acquiring the hefty prize money for them.
Tell Texas Lawmakers to Protect Man's Best Friend From Breed Specific Legislation ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, BSL, Texas, pets, protection, suffering, environment )

- 1472 days ago -
Breed specific legislation (BSL), which targets pit bulls and a few other dog breeds deemed "inherently aggressive" for unjust banning or restrictions, currently exists in one state government and in several hundred municipal governments
ACTION ALERT: Stop Killing of Texas Burros! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: texas, burros, massacre, slaughter, cruelty legalisation, protectionwildlife )

- 1487 days ago -
Wild burros are a nationally protected animal due to their cultural ties to the American Southwest. Less than 300 of these animals remain in a region where Texas Parks and Wildlife has a plan to "remove these animals to the maximum extent possible".
Does Coyote-Killing Rick Perry Support Big Bend Burro Slaughter?
Animals  (tags: Wild Burros, Cruelty to Animals, Texas, Rick Perry )

- 1510 days ago -
Gov. Rick Perry -- who's bragged about gunning down a coyote on a morning jog (to save his daughter's dog, he said) -- is steering clear of a controversy over the shooting of burros in Big Bend Ranch State Park by Texas government workers.
Animals  (tags: natural disaster, texas senator, food, hay shipped, starving horses, starving animals, texas, welfare )

- 1532 days ago -
Cattle, horses, goats are dying every day from lack of food & water. There's NO hay to be bought in Texas & it has to be shipped in from other states. Truckers do NOT want to ship it. Brokers & truckers are being vultures & NOT delivering purchased hay.
DEATH SENTENCE FOR REMAINING 300 BURROS in Texas State Park, Please Sign Petition. September 16, 2011 By Thepersianhorse
Animals  (tags: burro, donkey, protected, killed, slaughter, Texas, ancestral home )

- 1535 days ago -
Another example of unreasonable killing of a few animals who do no harm! Texas is great for this! These burros and donkeys need to be left along! PLEASE sign the petition - there is far too much of this going on! Texas is using terrible judgment!
ACTION ALERT: Texas Stop Killing Wild Burros! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: texas, burros, killed, slaughtered, cruelty, legalisation, protection, wild animals )

- 1536 days ago -
Less than 300 wild burros remain but Texas Parks and Wildlife intends to kill these nationally protected burros to the "maximum extent possible". The national protections do not extend to this State-held land.
PETITION ALERT: Please Sign to Unchain Dogs in Kyle, TX ! !
Animals  (tags: dogs, boredom, cruelty chained, imprisoned, suffering, laws, protection, welfare, kyle, texas )

- 1601 days ago -
We are working to help stop the dangerous and cruel practice of chaining and tethering dogs as a means of stationary confinement. Humane and responsible treatment of dogs. As an alternative to dog chaining, Chain Free Hays County encourages bringing

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