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Ban Cruel Steel Jaw Leghold Traps in the US - Via ForceChange
Animals  (tags: Animals, Wild Animals, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Death, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 54 days ago - forcechange.com
Foxes, bears, beavers and coyotes all suffer the same cruelty and death from steel jaw leghold traps. Also birds, domesticated cats and dogs and endangered species have all been unintentionally caught, tortured and killed by these traps. Global Petition.
Save Critically Endangered Sumatran Tigers in Indonesia - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Tigers, Sumatra Island, Indonesia, Endangered Species, Suffering, Poaching, Deforestation, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 69 days ago - forcechange.com
Global petition to the President of Indonesia to immediately protect Sumatran tigers from habitat loss due to deforestation and to enforce existing laws to stop illegal poaching. Less than 400 tigers inhabit the island of Sumatra and they need help now.
Palm Oil Casualty - 14 Rare Pygmy Elephants Fall Prey to Pesticides in Borneo, Malaysia - Cristian Science Monitor
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Elephants, Toxic Pesticides, Palm Oil Industry, Corporations, Habitat Destruction, Suffering, Death, Ethics )

Victoria
- 69 days ago - csmonitor.com
Malaysian wildlife officials say 14 dead pygmy elephants were found last month apparently poisoned by chemicals used by farmers to keep pests from eating the palm fruit grown on plantations to make cheap palm cooking oil. Please boycott palm oil.
Commend Preservation of Endangered Species in Albania - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Brown Bears, Birds, Eagles, Pheasants, Quali, Albania, Wildlife Protection, Animal Welfare, Endangered Species, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 72 days ago - animalpetitions.org
The critically endangered brown bear, eagle, pheasant, and quail are close to extinction from Albanian and European hunters, mostly from Italy. Thank Albania for imposing a two-year hunting ban to address the critical state of endangered wildlife.
End The Poaching And Smuggling Of Rhino Horns - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Rhinos, Animal Cruelty, Poaching, Smuggling, Crime, Suffering, Death, Extinction, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 73 days ago - forcechange.com
Global Petition to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (which regulates rhino horn trade) to end the illegal poaching of rhinoceros and smuggling of their horns.
Save Wild Pigeons From Slaughter in Amsterdam - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Birds, Pigeons, Amsterdam, Food )

Victoria
- 78 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Stop an Amsterdam pest control company from killing unprotected wild pigeons and selling them to local butchers where they are mislabelled and sold as "wild pate". As many as a 1,000 wild urban birds are killed for local meat consumption every year.
10 Hunted Animals You Had No Idea About - Via Discovery News
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Endangered Species, Suffering, Poaching threat, Exotic Pet Trade, Killing, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 86 days ago - news.discovery.com
The following 10 animals face poaching threats but they don't always make it into the spotlight: narwhal(unicorn whale), slow loris, pangolin, sea cucumber, salamander, quetzal bird, turtle eggs, butterflies, sturgeon fish, pythons and monkeys/apes.
Save the White Lion -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: lions, protect, stop poachers, trophy hunts, white lions, killed, endangered, sadness, wild animals, animal cruelty, animals, animal rights, animal advocates, Animal Welfare )

Julie
- 86 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
White Lions lack national and international legislative protection and are victims of habitat encroachment, poaching, and human-wildlife conflict. In particular, they are hunted as trophies in captivity through the legal 'canned' hunting industry.
22 Animals You Didn't Know Exist - Via Viral Nova
Animals  (tags: Animals, Wild Animals, Endangered Species, Maned Wolf, Wildlife Information )

Victoria
- 95 days ago - viralnova.com
There are dozens of animals out there that you may not know about. Not only that, but these animals are incredibly unique and some are adorable, but No. 17 will haunt me. Sadly some of these lesser known animals are already endangered eg the maned wolf.
End Brutal Fox Hunting Sport in Virginia US - Via ForceChange
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Foxes, Blood Sports, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Killing, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 96 days ago - forcechange.com
In Virginia, a blood sport known as fox penning is legal, where foxes in enclosures are chased to exhaustion and then are ripped apart by hunting dogs who have been trained to kill. Sign this global petition to make fox penning a crime.
3 Threats to Big Cats Today and What You Can Do To Help Tigers - Via One Green Planet
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Tigers, Animal Welfare, Conservation, 30 Hills, Indonesia, Article, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 98 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Big cats need our help. By supporting the sanctuaries that rescue them, by taking action alongside the organizations that influence policy and by becoming a conscious consumer, we can make a difference. Article and petition to sign to save Tiger habitat.
Stop the Indiscriminate Slaughter of Wildlife in the US - The Rainforest Site
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Killing, Suffering, Death, Ethics )

Victoria
- 113 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Global Petition to support planned audits of Wildlife Services' (WS) Predator Control and to address serious concerns about its activities such as unnecessarily killing wild animals, lacking transparency and accountability, and allowing inhumane methods.
Global Petition - Save Scottish Wildcats From Extinction - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Wild Animals, Cats, Endangered species, Extinction, sadness, Ethics )

Victoria
- 126 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Petition Scottish Natural Heritage to protect and save the last 40 remaining Scottish Wildcats. Felis silvestris grampia (Scottish Wildcat) has occupied this earth for millions of years, and it is now being wiped out by humans and breeding with pet cats.
Save the Intelligent African Great Ape Habitat in the Congo - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Environment, Animals, Wild Animals, African Great Apes, habitat destruction, Killing, Extinction, sadness, Ethics )

Victoria
- 143 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Protect Africa's Bonobo Great Ape from vanishing habitat in the Congo leading to extinction. Bonobo's share 98.7% of their DNA with humans and are very intelligent and caring characters with charisma and a loving nature. Global Petition to help them.
Global Petition to Save the Vaquita Porpoise - the World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal Via Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Animals, Aquatic Animals, Porpoises, Endangered, Extinction, Killing, Animal Welfare, Wild Animals, Fishing )

Victoria
- 149 days ago - change.org
Petition by Save the Whales to the UN. Critically endangered, 200 Vaquita Porpoise are left in the world, they only live in shallow waters in the upper part of Mexico's Gulf of California. To save the species local gillnet fishing must be stopped.
 

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