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PETITION: US Is Ending Wolf Protection - Help Stop This Tragedy! - PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: animal rights, protection, grey wolves, US, Fish and Wildlife Service )

Evelyn
- 57 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has announced plans to end protection for grey wolves under the endangered-species act - the end of 50 years of federal efforts to help restore wolf populations. These beautiful creatures are part of a healthy ecosystem
Save Bees From the New Highly Toxic Pesticide Sulfoxaflor in US - Via Earth Justice
Animals  (tags: Animals, Bees, Toxic Pesticide, Animal Cruelty, EPA, US, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 60 days ago - secure.earthjustice.org
The Environmental Protection Agency recently sided with Dow AgroSciences to approve a new, highly toxic bee-killing pesticide called sulfoxaflor and now the EPA is considering expanding the number of crops this pesticide can be sprayed on to. US action.
End Investments in Inhumane Breeding Practices for Pigs in US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Animals, Pigs, Suffering, US, Animal Cruelty, Food Industry, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 62 days ago - forcechange.com
Sign this global petition to convince the major financial services company Fidelity to stop investing in the corporation Seaboard Foods, which uses cramped, inhumane cages or gestation crates to house its breeding pigs where they cannot even move around.
Marine Mammals Dying in Record Numbers Along West Coast in US - Natural News
Animals  (tags: Marine Mammals, Sea Lions, Seals, West Coast, US, Suffering, Eco-system, Fukushima disaster )

Victoria
- 65 days ago - naturalnews.com
Sick, weak, starving, dehydrated marine animals including young sea lions and seals are washing up on the West Coast filling rescue centres to capacity. The animals are exhibiting the same symptoms and are literally starving to death.
Success: Virginia Prohibits Cruel Fox Pens in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Animals, Foxes, Virginia, US, Animal Welfare, Good News )

Victoria
- 88 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Sign this global thank you letter to Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe for banning cruel fox penning. The Virginia government has made the right decision. This is a victory for animal welfare, and should be commended.
Make Animal Neglect in Extreme Weather a Felony in US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Animals, Dogs, Cats, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Crime, Law, Protection, Animal Rights, US )

Victoria
- 159 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to support a new piece of legislation that will protect companion animals from being neglected, left outside, or given improper housing during times of extreme weather. The maximum penalty is currently a mere $100 fine.
Article - Prestigious Universities Violate the Animal Welfare Act - Huffington Post
Animals  (tags: Animal Research, US, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Animal Welfare Act, Law, Protection, Science, Interesting News )

Victoria
- 179 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Neglect plus a glimmer of hope as "Researchers have over-relied on animal data. The problem is that it hasn't worked.. We need to refocus and adapt new methodologies for use in humans to understand disease biology in humans" - Dr Zerhouni.
Victory for Animal Advocates: Horse Slaughter Will Not Return to U.S. in 2014
Animals  (tags: horses, horse slaughter, US, victory! )

Judy
- 186 days ago - examiner.com
Animal advocates argued that more than 80% of Americans that oppose horse slaughter - and Congress listened.
Victory - Cruelty of Bear Baiting Ends in South Carolina US - Via The Humane Society of the Un
Animals  (tags: Bears, Animal Welfare Law, US, Good News, Protection, Ethics )

Victoria
- 207 days ago - humanesociety.org
Good news as The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has publicly stated that they will not issue any new permits for the private possession of black bears, putting an end to the cruel practice of bear baiting/baying.
Snowy-Owl Migration to US One of Biggest on Record
Animals  (tags: Snowy Owls, US, great numbers, study, interesting, wildlife, habitat, environment )

Giana
- 217 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Snowy owls -- large, fluffy, white birds typically found in the Arctic and rarely seen south of the Great Lakes -- have swooped down upon the eastern United States in greater numbers than at any time in at least 50 years, one bird expert says.
United States Stands Up as An Ally of African Wildlife
Animals  (tags: us, illegal wildlife trade, poaching, allied, africa, wildlife, protection, animaladvocates, crime, conservation, endangered, goodnews, slaughter )

Tamara
- 385 days ago - awf.org
President Obama's Announcement on Illegal Wildlife Trafficking Comes at Critical Time as Elephant and Rhino Poaching Reach Record Highs in Africa NAIROBI, Kenya, July 01, 2013 -- U.S. President Barack Obama announced today in a press conference with Tanz
Stop the US Navy From Harming Whales and Dolphins ACTION
Animals  (tags: whales, dolphins, Navy, US, animalwelfare, sonar, explosions, protection )

Nancy
- 529 days ago - signon.org
The US Navy is seeking permission to kill, permanently injure, or otherwise seriously harm whales and dolphins more than 31 million times over the next five years throughout Southern California, Hawaii, the Gulf of Mexico, and along the Atlantic Coast...
Make Cruelty to a Companion Animal a Felony, and Create a National Standard for Punishment. ACTION US
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, US, law, felony, animalcruelty, animals, humans, protection )

Nancy
- 561 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Many states provide felony charges for those that abuse companion animals, but punishment varies widely. Many people consider their pets part of their family, and as such our pets should have more protection from the evils of humanity.
Drop Anna Wintour From the List of Possible Ambassadors to the United Kingdom or France ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalrights, Anna Wintour, ambassador, US, wildlife, animalcruelty )

Nancy
- 584 days ago - care2.com
Anna Wintour's lack of compassion and open support of animal cruelty make her a particularly poor choice to represent Americans in either of these countries which, like the United States, are nations of animal lovers. Share...Deadline 1/4/13.
Protect the Jaguars' Southwestern Habitat ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: animals, ecosystems, US, conservation, habitat, habitatdestruction, wildlife, environment, endangered, pollution, jaguars )

Nancy
- 647 days ago - care2.com
A foreign-owned mining corporation that wants to build the Rosemont Copper mine in the Santa Rita Mountains, southeast of Tucson, Ariz., is lobbying hard to block protections there.
 

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