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Petition - Tell Congress: Horses Don't Belong in Double-Deck Trailers
Animals  (tags: animal welfare and rights, animal transportation, trailers, animal trade, huge suffering, prevention of cruelty to animals, compassion for animals, stronger protection laws, stronger protection laws, ethical treatment of animals, better care )

Kalliope
- 13 days ago - returntofreedom.salsalabs.org
Previous legislation banned the use of double-deck trailers to transport horses to slaughter; HR 4040 would ban their use for horses under any circumstances. Double-deck livestock trailers on the road today were built to meet the specific design and...
A Bitter Pill to Swallow
Animals  (tags: laws, China, animal trade, wildlife trade, animalcruelty, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, animalwelfare, animals )

AWAY AWHI
- 506 days ago - sierraclub.org
ChinaâEUR(TM)s newly amended Wildlife Protection Law makes it easier to sell animal parts in traditional medicine
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Trade of Endangered Animal Parts in China!
Animals  (tags: China, animal trade, wildlife trade, protection, animals, animalcruelty, killing, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, death, animalrights, tigers )

AWAY AWHI
- 630 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
And when they die, or are killed, their bones and skins and meat and claws and paws and whiskers will sell for thousands of dollars.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Cruel Mauritius Monkey Trade!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animal research, animal trade, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, killing, suffering, animalwelfare, animalrights, humans )

AWAY AWHI
- 719 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Mauritius is the second largest supplier of monkeys for the research industry in the world, exporting up to 10,000 animals every year. These animals are exported primarily to the USA and the European Union
IFAW Denounces Wildlife Crime on World Wildlife Day
Animals  (tags: protection, wildanimals, wildlife, World Wildlife Day, animal trade, ivory trade, environment, animals, animalwelfare, animalrights )

AWAY AWHI
- 1052 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - www.ifaw.org) urges the global community to respect, celebrate and most importantly to take action to protect animals from wildlife crime and illegal wildlife trade on the second annual World Wildlife Day
Stop Thailand's Illegal Dog Trade! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Thailand, dogs, pets, illegal, animal trade, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, ethics, cruelty, death, sadness, wildlife, pets, protection )

Lindsey
- 2096 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Eating dog meat is widely regarded as uncivilized in Thailand, but smugglers in northeastern Tae Rae export an estimated 30,000 strays to Vietnam every month, at a price of $10 per head. In Vietnam, grilled dog meat sells for three times the price of pork
Why Exotic Animal Trade Grows in Asia
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, exotics, Asia, animal trade, protection, suffering, environment, wildlife )

Cher
- 2181 days ago - csmonitor.com
Rising wealth lifts demand for exotic pets and delicacies in Asia. Meahwhile, enforcers are stretched thin.
Breaking Barcode Shopping Myths
Animals  (tags: Barcodes, Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Fur Trade, China, Cruelty Free, Shopping, Humane Society, Federal Trading Commission, False Information, Social Network Sites, Deceptive Marketing, Animal Trade, Humane Product Alternatives )

Deb
- 2284 days ago - bellaonline.com
Product labels and barcodes are often misleading to consumers. This puts animals across the world at risk and shoppers in a quandary when attempting to purchase goods.
Trafficking of Baby Gorillas Poses New Threat to Endangered Species
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, wildlife trade, endangered, animaladvocates, cruelty, animalrights, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, AnimalWelfare, humans, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 2285 days ago - guardian.co.uk
DR Congo authorities say they are powerless to combat trade in which poachers demand up to $40,000 an animal
Lion Smugglers Plague Somalia
Animals  (tags: lions, lion smuggling, protection, cats, animal trade, animalwelfare, animals, endangered, killing, wildanimals, wildlife, crime, AnimalWelfare, humans )

AWAY AWHI
- 2305 days ago - globalpost.com
Rescued lion cubs highlight big problem of wildlife smuggling and ecosystem destruction in Somalia.
ANIMAL CRUELTY! Baby Leopards, Bear Found in Wildlife Smuggler's Suitcases at Thai Airport
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, illegal wildlife trade, crime, animalcruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animaladvocates, abuse, endangered )

AWAY AWHI
- 2442 days ago - seattletimes.nwsource.com
Authorities at Bangkok's international airport arrested a first-class passenger Friday whose suitcases were filled with baby leopards, panthers, a bear and monkeys. The animals had been drugged and were headed for Dubai.
Illegal Wildlife Trader Busted in Jakarta
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animal trade, law, protection, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, wildanimals )

AWAY AWHI
- 2526 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Indonesian authorities busted a man selling illegal wildlife products on the Internet, reports the Wildlife Conservation Society
NGO Survey Finds Japanese Internet Auction Sites Awash in Ivory Listings
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, endangered, auction sites, illegal, ivory, survey, Japan, Traffic, turtle shell, Washington Convention, animal trade, tigers )

Naoko
- 2535 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A survey of Japanese Internet auction sites has revealed an average of more than new and potentially illegal listings for ivory products per day.
Woman Held for Having 114 Tortoises
Animals  (tags: tortoises, animal trade, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 3245 days ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Railway Police Force apprehended a woman passenger with 114 tortoises in her possession travelling in down Dehradun-Howrah Doon Express.
Chinese Prefer Tigers in the Wild Over Tigers on Their Plates
Animals  (tags: tigers, China, animal trade, ban, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, endangered, extinction )

Cher
- 3485 days ago - news.mongabay.com
A new survey shows that most Chinese would rather have tigers living in the wild than tiger products on their dinner plates. However the poll also revealed some notable contradictions in attitudes toward the trade in tiger parts.
 

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