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Petition: Make Cockfighting a Felony In Kentucky
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, barbaric animal cruelty, penalties, banning, ethics, animalrights, animalwelfare, suffering, protection )

Sabine
- 158 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Kentucky is part of the infamous "cockfighting corridor". These are states with only misdemeanor charges, where the penalties are so small, that they have no impact. They are nothing more than a "cost" of doing business. Participants come from other state
ACTION ALERT: Help to Prevent the Barbaric Ritual "Trichane" (Dog Spinning) From Taking Place Again!
Animals  (tags: dog spinnng, suffering, cruelty, authorities, banning )

Simone
- 650 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In dog spinning, a rope is wrapped around a dog and the animal is suspended above a body of water, such as a river. The dog is turned repeatedly until the rope is twisted as far as it will coil.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Dog Fighting Now! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dog fightinhg, sadistic cruelty, suffering savagery, banning, animal welfare, legalisiton )

Simone
- 871 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Although the nasty and cruel crime is illegal in all 50 states, it is still occuring everywhere, everyday. Most perpatrators use small dogs, picked out from "free to good home" advertisements, for baiting.
The World's Most Endangered Marine Mammal Can Be Saved With One Simple Change
Animals  (tags: gillnets, banning, Gulf of California, vaquita, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, environment, humans, protection, sadness, suffering )

Giana
- 1017 days ago - takepart.com
If gillnets were banned in the upper Gulf of California, the population of the vaquita porpoise would almost certainly recover, say scientists.
Maine Voices: STATEMENTS MADE LIKE THESE ARE THE REASON THE WOLF ARMY CONTINUES TO GROW AND TAKE ACTION!!
Animals  (tags: Trapping, Banning, THE WOLF ARMY, wildlife, society, protection, environment, cruelty, animals, animaladvocates, conservation, ethics, habitat, investigation, suffering, law, pets, wildanimals, slaughter, sadness, humans, killing )

Roxy
- 1168 days ago - facebook.com
This statement made by a trapper in Greenville, Maine, further shows the complete lack of respect trappers have for wildlife. This is why we're working hard on a nationwide ban on trapping in all public and federally owned lands. No animal deserves
ACTION ALERT: Ban Leg Hold Traps! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: suffering, horrendous cruely, traps, animals, laws, banning, legalisation )

Simone
- 1359 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
GIN TRAPS- horrible, mechanical devices, designed to grasp an animal by the leg using spring-operated metal jaws. In their desperation to escape the pain and terror of being trapped, the captured animal will sometimes bite off the limb
ACTION ALERT: Against Support for Bullfights in the News! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: bulls, tortured, savagery, evil cruelty, suffering, authorites, banning )

Simone
- 1360 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Torture is not culture. - In bullfights, they enter the ring at a disadvantage as they intersect with wounds before the show, and in strategic locations that cause pain and can not "focus" in the fight. Sometimes even with chemicals in his eyes from
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Bloody Bullfights! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: bulls tortured suffering, horrendous savage cruelty, laws, banning )

Simone
- 1437 days ago - action.peta.org.uk
From the moment the bull enters the ring, he is destined to die. His death will be slow and painful, and the last moments of his life will be full of terror and confusion as he hears the sounds of a jeering crowd.
Hawaii Close to Banning Bear Bile Trade!
Animals  (tags: hawaii, legaliation, banning, horrendous bear bile trade )

Simone
- 1459 days ago - wspa-usa.org
WSPA recently asked our supporters for help in urging Hawaii Legislators to support a bill (House Bill 2296) that would end the trade of bear gallbladders and bile and protect bears globally. This important bill successfully passed through the Hawaii .
ACTION ALERT: Ban Steel Jaw Traps! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: jaw traps, steel traps, horrendous cruelty, torture instruments, banning, animal welfare )

Simone
- 1536 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A steel jaw trap set for a bobcat accidentally trapped a female mountian lion in Nebraska. The injuries were so severe, the lion had to be euthanized. The mountian lion was eliminated from the state in 1890 and there is only a small breeding popuation .
ACTION ALERT: End Brutal and Inhumane Hunting of Giraffes for Sport! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: cruelty, giraffes slaughtered, massacred, wildlife, hunting, laws, banning, welfare )

Simone
- 1541 days ago - change.org
The giraffe population has nearly halved since 1988 -- falling from more than 140,000 to fewer than 80,000. They are now thought to be extinct in places such as Angola, Mali and Nigeria. But in South Africa, Namibia and Zimbabwe it is still legal
ACTION ALERT: Ban the Barbaric Practice of Cat Declawing in the U.S.! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: declawing, cruetly, mutilation, banning, cats, welfare, protection )

Simone
- 1573 days ago - forcechange.com
In November, Israel became the latest country to outlaw the practice of declawing cats. The procedure is a painful one that has no medicinal benefit to cats and can permanently alter their behavior.
ACTION ALERT: Make 2011 the Last Year of the Bloody First Fruits Festival Ritual of Tearing a Bull to Pieces! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: south african government, barbaric sadistic cruelty, bull, torn to pieces, horrendous cruelty, laws, banning )

Simone
- 1577 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year on the first Saturday in December, at the First Fruits Festival in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa, young warriors, some teenage boys as young as 14 years old, are tasked to kill a bull with their bare hands to prove their courage.
ACTION ALERT: Urge NYC to Remove Glue Traps From Parks! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: glue traps, cruelty, suffering, wildife, inhumane, banning )

Simone
- 1588 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The New York City Parks and Recreation Department is using glue traps to kill rodents. Glue traps are responsible for more suffering than virtually any other wildlife control product on the market. Glue traps are inhumane.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Florida's Ag Gag Bill! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: florida ag gag, animal cruelty, filming, banning, reintroduced, farm animals, welfare, investigations )

Simone
- 1589 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Earlier this year, a bill was introduced in Florida by Senator Jim Norman that would have made it a felony to take photos or video of a farm or agriculture operation, hence the nickname Ag Gag.
 

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