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Demand Nationwide Regulation of Exptic Pet Trade - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Ban exotic pet trade, regulate, tigers, lions, panthers, alligators, chimpanzees )

Marie
- 150 days ago - forcechange.com
Exotic animals will always capture the imagination because of their unique nature, their rarity, and their danger. Tigers, lions, panthers, alligators, and chimpanzees are all part of the exotic pet trade, but this commerce in wildlife.
Alligators and Crocodiles Use Tools to Hunt
Animals  (tags: alligators, crocodiles, hunting, tools, interesting, research, wildlife )

Giana
- 220 days ago - news.discovery.com
New research shows that alligators and crocodiles can use small sticks to attract birds looking for nesting materials.
Alligator Found Roaming Galisteo Road Neighborhood
Animals  (tags: abuse, animals, alligators, sadness, rescued, suffering, cruelty, law, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, protection )

Carrie
- 368 days ago - santafenewmexican.com
They found the alligator's mouth taped shut when they took the critter into custody in the 2700 block of Galisteo Road, according to Celina Westervelt, the Santa Fe Police Department's public information officer.
Florida Gator Hunt at Loxahatchee Delayed
Animals  (tags: alligators, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, cruelty, animals, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, killed, killing )

Cal
- 461 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
A controversial alligator hunt planned for a federal wildlife refuge in western Palm Beach County will be postponed until at least 2014, while the federal government formally reviews the environmental impact of expanding hunting at about two dozen refuges
ACTION ALERT: Protest Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen Alligator Backpack! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, endangered, slaughtered, olsen twins, alligators, killed )

Simone
- 742 days ago - forcechange.com
Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, who run a luxury fashion line called The Row, have gone to great lengths to make "quality" handbags. They frequently use the skin of calves and other animals to make their purses and recently introduced a $17,000 purse crafted
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Urge Naples, Florida, Officials to Overturn Cruel Ruling! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: alligators, captivity, exploitated, muzzled, abuse, wild animals, welfare )

Simone
- 1029 days ago - peta.org
The city of Naples, Florida, has narrowly approved a conditional use permit for "Gatorman Mike" (Mike Sturgill), allowing him to sell tourists the opportunity to be photographed holding and "hugging" captive alligators at his stores.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Alligator Hunt!
Animals  (tags: alligators, hooked, suffering, cruelty, killed, brutally )

Simone
- 1575 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Each year, from August 17th through November 1st, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) holds an annual Alligator Hunting Season.And while it is a fact that the alligator population in Florida is estimated to be one million strong,
Alabama Gator Hunters Bag a Big-Un on Opening Night! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, hunting, alligators, killing, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher Away
- 1799 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
Matt Thornton of Mobile, Ala., and five hunting partners bag a 13-foot, 5-inch, 701-pound alligator to claim the Alabama state record on the first night of gator season on the Mobile-Tensaw Delta.
Alligator Hunt Begins With Protests From Animal Rights Group-Video
Animals  (tags: protestors, animalwelfare, hunters, alligators, wildanimals, wildlife )

Raffi
- 1803 days ago - sun-sentinel.com
"Gator meat tastes like chicken," and "Going to get a few of them right now" are some of the jeers tossed at a handful of alligator-hunt protesters holding signs that read: "If you respect them, protect them" and "Ban gator hunt."
Recession Has Helped Alligators Keep Their Skins
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, alligators, recession, skins, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1804 days ago - app.com
As conspicuous consumption loses some of its cachet during the recession, the swamp's most conspicuous consumers have less to fear from humans.
Popular Gator Killed By Poachers in Texas
Animals  (tags: animals, alligators, killed, poachers, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1816 days ago - planetsave.com
A 13-foot, 600-pound alligator was killed in a state-managed coastal preserve just north of the Armand Bayou Nature Center (ABNC) in Pasadena, Texas. The alligator, estimated to be 50-years-old, was a popular tourist attraction at the Center and
Florida Woman Rescues Good Ol' Boys From Gators
Animals  (tags: alligators, Florida, woman, trapper, captured, wildlife )

Raffi
- 1840 days ago - sfgate.com
The 8-foot alligator opens its jaws wide and hisses in the dark at Julie Harter, who takes a few steps closer and dangles a lasso just like the kind rodeo cowboys use. Cornered against a chain-link fence in a suburban garbage truck parking lot
Save Alligator Bayou ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, alligators, protection, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1863 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I call on Iberville Parish President Mitch Ourso and Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to close the floodgate at Alligator Bayou and allow the water to reach 4-foot levels to reverse the ecological disaster that is now underway.
Open the Door and Make It Snappy! Woman's Shock as 11-Ft Alligator Turns Up on Her Doorstep in Florida
Animals  (tags: animals, alligators, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1912 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Plagued by uninvited guests? Try throwing out a welcome mat like this. The 11-ft alligator was spotted lying very still on a suburban doorstep in Florida, doing its best to blend in with the garden decor.
Alligator Wrestling - Cruelty or Tradition? Video!
Animals  (tags: alligators, wrestling, animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher Away
- 1953 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Some young people are taking up the tradition of alligator wrestling, in spite of protests by animal rights activists that it is cruel and unnecessary.
 

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