START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


Introduce Mandatory Fines for Animal Fighting
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, petition, animal cruelty, fines )

- 776 days ago -
Animal fighting is already a felony in Colorado, and now those found guilty will pay a mandatory fine, pending legislation. Currently, fines are only given at the judgeâEUR(TM)s discretion.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Hog-Dog Fighting: A Deadly And Violent Sport Of Fighting Dogs Against Pigs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: savagery, horrendous cruelty, pigs tortured, dogs, animal fighting, crimes )

- 2033 days ago -
Stop hog-dog fighting, force authorities to investigate these fighting rings and make this crime on animals punishable by law. Hog-Dog fighting may come as a new phenomenon to some, however it is a violent sport in which a hog and a dog are forced.
ACTION ALERT: Support the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, horrendous cruelty, suffering, bait dogs, legalisation, penalties, spectators, crime )

- 2050 days ago -
Fighting animals is a cruel pastime that involves the deliberate torture and maiming of both animals that are used to fight, and the bait animals who are used to train them.
Amazon.Com Supports Animal Cruelty - Part III
Animals  (tags: amazon, depicting animal cruelty, dog fighting, animal fighting, lawsuit, animal welfare )

- 2874 days ago -
I provided a list of certain material sold on which depicts acts of animal cruelty. This material also "teaches" people how to breed, raise and train animals to fight. In these articles, I reviewed the suit filed against by the
Amazon.Com Supports Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, amazon, promoting animal cruelty, animal fighting, animal activists, protests, animal cruelty merchandise )

- 2881 days ago -
In an age where the ethics and morality of executives has been called into ever greater question, where the means justify the end, and extracting the very last penny from the marketplace is more important than making and ethically and morally sound
Program to Combat Animal Fighting
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, initiative, HSUS, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, AnimalCruelty, pets, protection, dogs )

- 3250 days ago -
Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum and The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) today unveiled a cooperative initiative to combat animal fighting in Florida. The Attorney General, the Florida state director for HSUS and members of local
Cockfighting Fans Battle Ban
Animals  (tags: lawsuit, animal fighting, cockfighting, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, protection, pets, wildlife )

- 3305 days ago -
A group trying to legalize cockfighting and other types of animal fighting has filed a federal lawsuit in Columbus. American Game Fowl Society president Anthony Saville and five other plaintiffs are suing the U.S. departments of Agriculture and Justice.
Humane Society Offers Rewards for Reporting Animal Fighting
Animals  (tags: reporting illegal activities, animal fighting, rewards, Oklahoma, HSUS, AnimalWelfare, animals, protection )

- 3309 days ago -
Oklahomans who report illegal cockfighting and dogfighting will be eligible for rewards of up to $5,000 under a program launched Monday by Attorney General Drew Edmondson and the Humane Society of the United States.
Death Penalty to Dog Fighters!
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, animal fighting, dog cruelty, society, children, abuse, suffering )

- 3556 days ago -
Regardless of the outcome for Vick in this matter, society in general must accept the fact that dog-fight events are getting worse and often used as a venue for other illegal activity such as drug dealing and illegal weapons sales. According to the
Sheriff Seizes 37 Fighting Dogs
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, animal fighting, animal suffering, 57 fighting dogs seized, crime, charges, animal abuse, dogs )

- 3568 days ago -
Sheriff Tom Dart seized 37 fighting dogs which is the largest seizure of fighting dogs in the history of Illinois. It was also the fourth largest on record ever in the United States. A man is under arrest as the suspect in the case. He was arrested
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, petiton, sports leagues, animal fighting, animal cruelty, animal fighting, animal welfare )

- 3579 days ago -
To: America's Major Sports League. We, the undersigned, urge America's major sports leagues--the National Football League, Major League Baseball, the National Basketball Association, the National Hockey League, and Major League Soccer to take immediate
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, animal fighting, campaign, animal cruelty, petition )

- 3581 days ago -
Best Friends Network Urges a No Tolerance Policy for DogFighting . Several weeks ago, law enforcement officials uncovered evidence of a dog fighting operation on property owned by Michael Vick, quarterback for the National Football League's Atlanta
Government Seeks Forfeiture Of Alleged Cockfighting Site
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, animal fighting, animal cruelty, animal abuse )

- 3619 days ago -
Officials have served court papers on four people accused of owning property where an alleged cockfighting operation was run in western Arkansas.
Louisiana Wants Cockfight Ban NOW - Not in 12 Months As Originally Planned
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, animal fighting, animal cruelty, animal abuse )

- 3631 days ago -
The full House has approved HB108 by Rep. Harold Ritchie, D-Bogalusa, which would outlaw cockfighting Aug. 15, 2008, and the Senate soon will debate SB28 by Sen. Art Lentini, R-Metairie, which would end it Aug. 15 of this year.
Old Circus Animals-Sold for Canned Hunts!!
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, cruelty, animal fighting, rodeos, circuses )

- 3664 days ago -
today I saw a report that in some places people buy up old circus animals and release them so they can kill them with guns. This kind of cruelty to animals for the entertainment of sick human beings has a long history from the Roman circus to the

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with animal fighting

top story finders in Animals

1. Ljiljana Milic 120 popular stories

2. Animae C 119 popular stories

3. Anne NOFWDPLS M 117 popular stories

4. natasha s 113 popular stories

5. Liz SITE ISSUES M 113 popular stories

6. Carole K 111 popular stories

7. Anna P 111 popular stories

8. Joan W 103 popular stories

9. Jessica Harvey 100 popular stories

10. JL A 100 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.