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Success: Lonely Chimp at Roadside Zoo Finally Retired to Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: mobile zoo, wilmer, alabama, roadside zoo, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals )

- 358 days ago -
The Mobile Zoo in Wilmer, Alabama, has finally released its lone chimpanzee Joe to an accredited sanctuary. Joe has spent the last 16 years alone at this roadside zoo. A petition on ForceChange even demanded that Joe be moved to a sanctuary.
Protect Wildlife From Hunting Abuse - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: hunting animals, alabama, mississippi )

- 913 days ago -
This November, there are alarming new amendments proposed in Alabama and Mississippi that could make hunting a constitutionally protected right! The states would join 17 other states that have hunting listed under constitutional protection.
Petition-Support the Alabama Spay/Neuter Protection Act!
Animals  (tags: Alabama Spay/Neuter Protection Act, Alabama, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animaladvocates, protection )

- 1063 days ago -
Shameful numbers of abandoned, abused, and feral cats and dogs end up visiting Alabama animal shelters each year. For almost 7 of 10 of these animals their visit is a one way trip to death.
Petition-Alabama: Don't Ban Rehab of Injured and Orphaned Wildlife
Animals  (tags: Alabama, wildanimals, ethics, humans, animalwelfare, sadness )

- 1323 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 )

- 1326 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 )

- 1354 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 )

- 1437 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 )

- 1678 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 )

- 1921 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 )

- 2102 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 )

- 2151 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 )

- 2163 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 )

- 2178 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 )

- 2253 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 )

- 2639 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

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