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Petition-Alabama: Don't Ban Rehab of Injured and Orphaned Wildlife
Animals  (tags: Alabama, wildanimals, ethics, humans, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 754 days ago -
At the end of August, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources sent a letter to wildlife rehabilitation facilities and individual rehabilitators that it would no longer be issuing permits for foxes, skunks, bats, coyotes, opossums,etc.
No More Rehabilitation for Certain Wildlife in Alabama: Agency Says Kill Them
Animals  (tags: Alabama, wildanimals, ethics, humans, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 757 days ago -
There's a petition within the story to sign. Wildlife rescues in Alabama will no longer be allowed to take certain types of wildlife into their care to rehabilitate them, according to SFGate on Thursday.
STOP BSL in Alabama!
Animals  (tags: Fundraiser to stop BSL in Clay, Alabama, t-shirts, GoodNews, AnimalWelfare, dogs, protection )

- 785 days ago -
We are selling t-shirts to help support the legal fund to stop BSL in Clay, Alabama and prevent it from spreading across our state. History is being made and it's your chance to be part of it.
Penalties for Animal Cruelty Raised in Alabama
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Alabama, law, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, protection )

- 868 days ago -
A bill increasing penalties for animal cruelty in Alabama House Bill 27 was given final approval and awaits Governor Robert Bentley's signature.
State Board of Veterinary Medical Examiners: Help Keep Local Wiregrass Spay & Neuter Clinics Open!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, Alabama, low cost spay/neuter clinics, animaladvocates, ethics, protection )

- 1109 days ago -
Alabama spay and neuter clinics could be closing. A vote on October 10th will decide whether or not to shut down the clinics. Please sign & forward to anyone from Alabama who you believe will help.
Make Cock Fighting a Felony in Alabama
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalCruelty, ethics, law, sadness, suffering, cock fighting, Alabama )

- 1352 days ago -
Rep Barton and Senator Ward are sponsoring a bill to make cock fighting a felony in Alabama. They need our support to curb this brutal business in which birds are forced to fight, frequently to death, for the amusement of humans.
PETITION ALERT: Stop Gassing Animals ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: alabama, gas chambers, homeless animals horrific cruelty suufoc, cruelty, animal shelters, l )

- 1533 days ago -
The state of Alabama still actively allows animals in shelters to be put down in gas chambers. Pets who enter these shelters run a very high risk of being placed into a metal box with 15 to 20 other dogs and having poisonous gases pumped inside that can a
Alabama Gas Chamber Ban Passes!
Animals  (tags: legalisation, homeless animals, gas chamber ban passes, animal welfare, alabama, shelters )

- 1582 days ago -
A landmark bill for the State of Alabama and an end in sight to some of the worst cruelty perpetrated on animals - death in a carbon monoxide gas chamber in a public shelter.
Dog With Two Broken Legs Finds Owner After Storm
Animals  (tags: Dog, storm, Alabama, twister )

- 1594 days ago -
A scruffy Alabama terrier mix named Mason was whisked away by fierce twisters last month, prompting his owners, who lost their home in the storm, to fear the worst. But the redoubtable mutt apparently crawled back to his home days later with two broken...
VictoryLand to Suspend Live Greyhound Racing
Animals  (tags: alabama, suspension, animal activists, greyhound racing, greyhounds )

- 1609 days ago -
Today, we bring you the great news that the Macon County Greyhound Park in Shorter, Alabama has announced that it will end live racing as of June 1! Live racing has been conducted continuously at the facility, now operating as VictoryLand, since
Alabama Residents Fighting To End Animal Shelter Gas Chambers
Animals  (tags: gas chamber, Alabama, Alabama Voters for reasonable animal Leg, Montgomery, Alabama, No Kill, AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, cats, AnimalCruelty, pets, protection )

- 1684 days ago -
A grassroots effort to ban the gassing of shelter animals is picking up steam. The organization is called, "Alabama Voters for Reasonable Animal Legislation;" and now they're taking their fight to Montgomery.
Calls Needed to Help Alabama Greyhounds ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dogs, greyhounds, racing, Alabama, environment, protection, pets, suffering )

- 2070 days ago -
Soon, Alabama state lawmakers will vote on a proposal to legalize electronic gambling machines at Alabama dog tracks, including VictoryLand. Even though these gambling devices are illegal, they have been installed at local tracks and are being used to
BJC Animal Control in Birmingham, Alabama Is Out of Control
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, investigation, sadness, suffering, animal control, Birmingham, Alabama )

- 2140 days ago -
A recent report raises questions about the conditions at the animal control facility used by Jefferson County and the City of Birmingham. Please also view: & sign the petition.
Dog Killed Before Owner Can Claim It-VIDEO
Animals  (tags: shelter, Alabama, dog, law suit, precedent, pets, proof, refutation )

- 2263 days ago -
The Walker County Humane Society put down a docile dog they claimed was aggressive before the owner could claim it. Law suit pending-could be a deciding case in Alabama.
Stray Pet Laws: No Guarantee - CBS 42
Animals  (tags: pet laws, stray laws, Alabama, euthanasia, confusion, safety, protection, cats, dogs )

- 2266 days ago -
The controversial euthanasia of a Jasper pet within hours of its arrival at the Walker County Humane Society has led to a lawsuit. That case is shedding new light on Alabama's often confusing animal control laws. Alabama has no state leash law

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