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Petition - Applaud Ban on Elephants in Circuses
Animals  (tags: Circus elephants, ban of animals for entertainment, exploitation of animals, animal protection laws, Animal welfare act, animalrights, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Praise New York for banning elephants from all circus performances. Circuses will no longer be able to use elephants in their exploitative acts in the state of New York thanks to a new law.
Petition - Bloody Ivory: Stop Elephant Poaching and Ivory Trade
Animals  (tags: elephant poaching, ivory trade, elephant welfare, animalrights, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of cruelty to animals, Wildlife conservation, biodiversity, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - bloodyivory.org
Elephants are still being killed in their thousands for Bloody Ivory. Illegal ivory is still being smuggled out of Africa. We must stop this happening and support improved protection for elephants.
Petition - Sign: Ban ALL Ivory in the U.S. to Stop Cruel Elephant Poaching
Animals  (tags: poaching wildlife, ivory poachers, illegal ivory trade, wildlife trafficking, elephant welfare, wildlife loss, prevention of further killings, animalrights, huge suffering, torture, harsher penalties for animal killers, prosecution, stronger protection la )

Kalliope
- 2 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Across the U.S., the illegal ivory trade is booming -- and elephants are being tortured and killed as a result. Brutal poachers shoot the elephants, then saw off their tusks while the animal is still alive, causing excruciating pain. Once the poacher...
Help Free Hank, the Pit Bull Who Is Slotted for Euthanasia as Punishment for a Crime He DidnâEUR(TM)t Commit!
Animals  (tags: Bull Terrier, family, euthanized, punishment, crime not commited, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, pets, protection )

Lone
- 3 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The family has begged many times to have open visitation with their dog, but they were denied. Hank has now been in isolation for five months âEUR" for no reason whatsoever.
Stop the Cruel Poisoning of Wildlife PETITION
Animals  (tags: wildlife, poisoning, livestock, Endangered Species, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, environment, endangered )

Lone
- 3 days ago - ifaw.org
There is no question about it: a prolonged and painful death by poison is cruel and inhumane. It is also ineffective as a means of reducing conflicts with wildlife, such as predation on livestock. These poisons also threaten endangered species
Petition - Sign: Justice for Dog Stabbed 50 Times, Stuffed in Suitcase and Left for Dead
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, stabbed to death, animalrights, justice for animals, harsh penalties for animal killers, ethical treatment of animals, sadness, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 3 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In a shockingly cruel case, an unknown attacker violently stabbed a pit bull 50 times before stuffing the animal in a blue suitcase and leaving him for dead. The pit bull, named Ollie, was only found after a passerby heard the dog's desperate cries...
Petition - Wallabies Allegedly Shot and Killed Deserve Justice
Animals  (tags: evil barbaric cruelty, needless killings, huge suffering, prosecution, justice for animals, animalrights, wildlife loss, harsh penalties for animal killers, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Find and punish whoever is responsible for killing dozens of wallabies and leaving them to rot. Over 50 wallabies have reportedly been found dead in a remote area of northern Queensland.
Petition - Justice for Olllie the Pit Bull
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, stabbed to death, animalrights, justice for animals, harsh penalties for animal killers, ethical treatment of animals, sadness, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
Ensure justice for dog stabbed and locked in a suitcase. A pit bull puppy found inside a suitcase several days ago with multiple stab wounds died of his injuries. Little information has been uncovered about this dog other than his name, Ollie, and...
Petition - End Horrific Cat Experiments at SUNY
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, Experiments on animals, animalrights, alternative methods, prevention of further experiments, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 4 days ago - caareusa.org
It's time to end highly-invasive brain experiments that have maimed and killed hundreds of cats and kittens for more than thirty years. At the State University of New York (SUNY) College of Optometry, a team of scientists has been maiming and...
Petition: Don't Keep Wild Animals For Pets
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, pets, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Glenn
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Wild animals belong in nature, not in people's homes.
Petition: Animals Day
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, pets, wildanimals )

Glenn
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Let's set aside a day for our animal friends.
Petition - Punish Children Accused of Burning Squirrel to Death
Animals  (tags: evil animal cruelty, burned to death, animalrights, huge suffering, justice for animals, prosecution, punishment for animal killers, ethical treatment of animals, prevention of further mistreatment, animalwelfare, animalwelfare, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Punish teens accused of hitting a squirrel with a large rock, hanging it from a tree, and burning it. Two teen boys are accused of burning a squirrel to death and posting the act to social media.
Petition - Sign: Stop Horrifying Snapchat Posts of Children Torturing Animals
Animals  (tags: atrocities against animals, postings on social media, Selfies, ethical treatment of animals, barbaric behaviour, animalrights, justice for animals, prosecution, harsher penalties for animal killers, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection la )

Kalliope
- 5 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In a horrifying trend on social media app Snapchat, young people are recording themselves committing sickening acts of animal cruelty and posting them online. In fact, reports to the RSPCA of animal cruelty on Snapchat have spiked by 340% as children,...
Petition - Justice for Dog Allegedly Forced to Live in Her Own Urine and Feces
Animals  (tags: dog cruelty, proper care, living in filth, responsible animal ownership, animalrights, prevention of further mistreatment, animalwelfare, justice for animals, punishment for animal abusers, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that the woman who allegedly forced her dog to live in urine and feces and fed the dog moldy food receive the maximum penalty by law. A dog suffered when she was allegedly forced to live in her own waste.
 

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