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PETITION - Protect Endangered Bat From Extinction
Animals  (tags: bats, Endangered species act, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity wildlife, animal welfare laws, Habitat preservation, stronger protection )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently decided against protecting critical habitat for the northern long-eared bat, despite a drastic decline in the species' population. The northern long-eared bat is listed as threatened under the Endangered...
PETITION - Success: Rhino Horn Trade Will Not Be Legalized
Animals  (tags: rhino horn trade, rhino poaching, illegal trade, Endangered Species, stronger protection, prevention, animal welfare laws )

- 6 days ago -
South Africa has abandoned its plan to end the ban on the international rhino horn trade. The country was considering a lift on the ban to make the rhino horn trade legal, a move that would have had devastating consequences for rhino populations that...
PETITION - Stop Elephant Poaching in Conservation Area
Animals  (tags: protected areas, animal poaching, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, prevention of wildlife loss, harsh penalties )

- 19 days ago -
Elephants are being wiped out at a shocking rate by poachers in a conservation area that has been known as an elephant haven until now. The Kavango-Zambezi Transfrontier Conservation Area in southwestern Zambia was thought to be one of the last...
PETITION - Stop Japanese Whaling in the Antarctic Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: Japanese Whaling, antarctic sanctuary, needless killings, mass slaughter, animal welfare laws, stricter enforcement, stronger protection, prevention of wildlife loss, ocean wildlife conservation, marine biodiversity )

- 21 days ago -
Japan plans to enact a mass murder of 4,000 minke whales in the Antarctic over the course of the next 12 years. Despite a ruling of the International Court of Justice in 2014 banning Japanese whaling activities in the Antarctic Whale Sanctuary, Japan...
PETITION - End Norway's Cruel Whale Hunt
Animals  (tags: norway whalers, whale hunt ban, needless killings, prevention of wildlife loss, endangered animals, animal welfare laws, stronger protection )

- 22 days ago -
Japan is the subject of perennial criticism for its whaling activities conducted under the guise of research. While the death of 300 whales killed by the Japanese program is tragic, Norway accounts for the slaughter of nearly three times as many.
PETITION - Entrepreneurs Are SKINNING CAMELS ALIVE in An Attempt to Attract Customers! Act Now!
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal torture, skinned alive, huge suffering, animal welfare laws, animal rights, stronger protection, prevention of cruelty to animals, animal advocates, harsh penalties, unethical behaviour )

- 23 days ago -
I am calling for animal lovers all over the world to unite and urge the authorities in Egypt to take swift action and ban the consumption of camel meat all over Egypt as soon as possible. This inhumane treatment of these wonderful animals needs to...
PETITION - Stop Eating Dog Meat at Annual Festival
Animals  (tags: dog meat consumption, Dog Meat Trade in China, barbaric animal cruelty, disgusting attitude, huge suffering, tortured animals, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, dog meat consuption ban, unethical traditions )

- 24 days ago -
Each summer in southern China a dog meat festival is held to celebrate and promote the eating of dog meat. Prior to being brutally slaughtered, the dogs, often family pets with collars still around their necks, are trucked hundreds of miles without...
PETITION - Punish Japan for Killing Hundreds of Whales
Animals  (tags: japanese whale slaughter, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, punishment, United Nations, needless killings, unethical behaviour )

- 26 days ago -
Last week Japanese whalers returned from Antarctic waters with 333 dead Minke whales, 157 of which were pregnant, according to Vox. The International Whaling Commission ended all commercial whaling in 1982, and the International Court of Justice...
PETITION - Justice for Lion Shot and Killed By Rangers
Animals  (tags: National Park, lion killings, Rangers, needless killing, animal rights, justice for animals, punishment for animal killers, animal welfare laws, stronger protection )

- 26 days ago -
A popular 13-year-old lion named Mohawk was shot and killed by Kenyan Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers after he escaped from the Nairobi National Park. Mohawk had wandered 12 miles into the town of Isinya, where a large group of several hundred people...
PETITION - Stop Using Harmful Dye on Rabbits for Easter Sales
Animals  (tags: dyed earster rabbits, toxic chemicals, needless suffering, bad business, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, prevention of cruelty to animals, punishment for animal abusers )

- 27 days ago -
A pet seller in the United Arab Emirates was discovered dyeing rabbits bright colors to increase their appeal before the Easter holiday, a process that is detrimental to the animals' health and exposes them to toxic chemicals.
Petition: Nebraska âEUR" Prevent Animal Abuse With Animal Cruelty Registry
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty registry, animal welfare laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger regulations, stronger protection, harsher penalties for animal cruelty, animal rights )

- 28 days ago -
Animal cruelty and abuse is continually on the rise nationwide, including concerns in the state of Nebraska who currently does not have specific laws to protect these defenseless beings. There current laws state that "You can't beat, torture, or burn...
Animals  (tags: halal slaughter, barbaric animal cruelty, alternative methods, animal welfare laws, animal rights, prevention of cruelty to animals, unethical behaviour, stronger protection )

- 28 days ago -
Halal slaughter is barbaric and cruel and has no place in our society. In recent years, we have taken great measures in this country to protect the welfare of animals yet we still allow Muslims, and other faiths, to continue this Middle Aged...
PETITION - Jail Men Who Repeatedly Threw Dog Down The Stairs
Animals  (tags: evil animal cruelty, huge suffering, justice for animals, harsher penalties for animal cruelty, animal welfare laws, stronger protection, animal rights, prevention of further mistreatment )

- 28 days ago -
Two brothers filmed themselves throwing their family pet bulldog down the stairs but were only given a suspended sentence. The dog, named "Baby," lost the use of her hind legs and had to be put down three months later. The two brothers,...
Petition: Stop the Killing of Fish Store Fish Now!
Animals  (tags: pet shops, fish lovers, Aquarium fishes, animal welfare laws, proper animal care, prevention of mistreatment, stronger regulations, protection )

- 28 days ago -
Hundreds of pet fish are dying each month from starvation, high nitrate levels, parasites such as ick, fungal and bacterial infections. I have approached the caretakers for these fish and even the manager only to be told the fish all look fine.

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