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Animals Within a Horrible Zoo Need Your Help
Animals  (tags: zoo, animal welfare, petitions, puerto rico, park, animal, jaguar, deer, gorillas, alligators, reptiles, cayman, help, abuse )

Julia
- 3067 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Animals, being kept within primordial enclosures, need you! El Parque de las Ciencias (The Science Park) in Bayamon, Puerto Rico has failed to meet even the most minimum of standards within the Animal Welfare Act and has been repeatedly cited by the USDA.
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
- 1434 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.
Alligator Found Roaming Galisteo Road Neighborhood
Animals  (tags: abuse, animals, alligators, sadness, rescued, suffering, cruelty, law, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, protection )

Carrie
- 773 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.
Alligator Hunt Begins With Protests From Animal Rights Group-Video
Animals  (tags: protestors, animalwelfare, hunters, alligators, wildanimals, wildlife )

Raffi
- 2208 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."
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Alligator Hunt!
Animals  (tags: alligators, hooked, suffering, cruelty, killed, brutally )

Simone
- 1981 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,
Florida Gator Hunt at Loxahatchee Delayed
Animals  (tags: alligators, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, cruelty, animals, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, killed, killing )

Cal
- 866 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
Alligators Slaughtered for Their Meat in Northern Brazil
Animals  (tags: alligators, slaughtered, environment, animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, crime )

CherAway
- 2710 days ago - iht.com
Hunters invaded an environmental reserve in northern Brazil and slaughtered more than 700 alligators for their meat, officials said Tuesday. Environmental agents discovered eight tons of alligator meat on several barges during a routine investigation
Snorkeller Risks Life to Swim With Alligators
Animals  (tags: florida, Miami's Jungle Island Zoo, wildlife, wild animals, alligators, swimming with, humans, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2415 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Alligators have the power to crush a man to death between their razor-sharp teeth, but this snorkeller is still brave enough to get up close and personal with them. Sean Manning, a zoo worker, swims fearlessly beside the 9ft long creatures without anythin
Florida Woman Rescues Good Ol' Boys From Gators
Animals  (tags: alligators, Florida, woman, trapper, captured, wildlife )

Raffi
- 2246 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
16 Dead Alligators Found
Animals  (tags: alligators, wildlife, death, forests )

Brian
- 2821 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
16 carcasses of alligators found under National Chambal Wildlife Park on the intervening border of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh has put Uttar Pradesh forest department on foot.
Antibiotic Alligator: Promising Proteins Lurk in Reptile Blood
Animals  (tags: alligators, antibiotics, proteins, bacteria, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

CherAway
- 2700 days ago - sciencenews.org
Researchers hunting for new antibiotics might get some aid from gator blood. Scientists are zeroing in on snippets of proteins found in American alligator blood that kill a wide range of disease-causing microbes and bacteria, including the formidable
Teens Accused Of Trying to Steal Alligators From Mini Golf Course! Video!
Animals  (tags: alligators, babies, stealing, teens, crime, charges, felony, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

CherAway
- 2694 days ago - wftv.com
The five men are in jail for trying to steal alligators from a miniature golf course. It happened early Thursday morning along A-1-A in Daytona Beach Shores.
Save Alligator Bayou ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, alligators, protection, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildlife )

CherAway
- 2268 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.
Deputies Find Alligators, Other Reptiles in Abandoned Trailer
Animals  (tags: alligators, exotics, abandoned, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, burmese python )

CherAway
- 2788 days ago - kulr8.com
The Gallatin County Sheriff's Department is investigating possible animal cruelty after officers discovered several exotic animals, including two alligators, in an abandoned trailer.
   

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