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ACTION ALERT: Tell Maine: Stop Pseudo-Sanctuary For Solitary Elephant, Rosie! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: rosie, elephant, captivity, loneliness, boredom, suffering, protection, sanctuary )

Simone
- 913 days ago - all-creatures.org
Despite pleas from Maine citizens, experts from around the world, and actor Lily Tomlin, a veterinarian is moving forward with his plan to bring a lone elephant named Rosie to live in a backyard "sanctuary" that is a anything but a refuge.
PETTION ALERT: Release Elephants to a Sanctuary! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: miami zoo, elephants, imprisoned, suffering, diseases, boredom, cruelty, freedom, sanctuary )

Simone
- 976 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The elephants at Zoo Miami live in tiny displays, most measuring less than one-half acre size. Elephants at this zoo have endured obesity, foot disorders, degenerative joint and disease.
ACTION ALERT: Ban Dog Chaining 24/7 in Missouri: End Dog Chaining in Missouri! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, horrendous cruelty suffering, boredom, imprisoned, laws, banning, protection )

Simone
- 983 days ago - change.org
All of us have passed, with sadness in our hearts, a chained dog who is chained for his entire life - often neglected and ignored by his irresponsible "owner" without food, water, shelter or vet care.
ACTION ALERT: 10 More Reasons the Manila Zoo Should Close! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: manila zoo, animals, cramped, imprisoned, horrendous conditions, neglected, boredom, cruelty suffering )

Simone
- 1005 days ago - blog.petaasiapacific.com
Animals at the Manila Zoo are housed in small barren cages that can't compare to their natural habitats. Many exhibit neurotic behavior, such as constantly pacing, swaying their heads, and walking in small circles. Because of the lack of funding and
PETITION ALERT: Please Sign to Unchain Dogs in Kyle, TX ! !
Animals  (tags: dogs, boredom, cruelty chained, imprisoned, suffering, laws, protection, welfare, kyle, texas )

Simone
- 1007 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We are working to help stop the dangerous and cruel practice of chaining and tethering dogs as a means of stationary confinement. Humane and responsible treatment of dogs. As an alternative to dog chaining, Chain Free Hays County encourages bringing
The Lonely Polar Bear
Animals  (tags: gus, ida, death, zoo polar bears, loneliness, grief, boredom, welfare )

Simone
- 1016 days ago - nytimes.com
MY heart goes out to Gus, the famously neurotic polar bear in the Central Park Zoo, who used to swim endless laps around his pool. He'd dive to the bottom in a froth of bubbles, surge across and then surface like a bear obsessed.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Hope, Maine To Shut Down Plan To Keep Solitary Elephant! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, rosie, loneliness, imprisonment, boredom, suffering, welfare )

Simone
- 1019 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The Planning Board for the town of Hope, Maine, will decide next week whether to approve the construction permit for a proposed "sanctuary" for just one elephant, Rosie, who would be obtained from a circus. IDA opposes the project for many reasons,
ACTION ALERT: Please Save Lolita! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: lolita, boredom, imprisonment, suffering, captivity, killer whale, welfare, freedom, sanctuary )

Simone
- 1051 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Lolita is a 43 year old captive killer whale (orca) living at the Miami Seaquarium in Florida. Since her capture in 1970, she has been kept in a tank that is illegal by the Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) standards for size requirements.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Battery Sheep! Sheep Are Confined 24/7 for 4-5 Years in Tiny Pens for Wool ! - PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: ltra fine wool industry, sheep, imprisoned, boredom, suffering, tiny pens, cruelty, animal welfare )

Simone
- 1059 days ago - stoptac.org
And factory it is... Specially bred sheep are kept indoors in individual small pens 24 hours a day for 4 or five years. Nylon coats are worn by the 'shedded' sheep to further ensure that dust and dirt does not enter their fleece, and--like
ACTION ALERT: Help End 'Battery Sheep' Farming!- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: sheep, imprisoned, boredom, cruelty, suffering, ban battery sheep, factory farming, investigation )

Simone
- 1059 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
A 2004 investigation by Animals Australia in a wool factory farm in Victoria revealed hundreds of sheep being confined in a shed in tiny individual pens in order to produce 'ultra-fine wool' for high end fashion garments such as suits. Investigators
ACTION ALERT: Tell USDA: Get Queenie Out of San Antonio Zoo and Send Her to PAWS Sanctuary !!!
Animals  (tags: queenie, relocated san antonio zoo, suffering, isolated, boredom, loneliness, captivity, paw sanctuary )

Simone
- 1453 days ago - secure2.convio.net
In a shocking development, Queenie was moved Wednesday morning to the San Antonio Zoo despite widespread public opposition to her transfer. The move was part of a settlement agreement with circus handler Will Davenport for federal animal welfare charges
Free Laxmi, the Elephant
Animals  (tags: intruder, enclosure, boredom, suffering, zoo elephants, killed, man, chianed, cruelty )

Simone
- 1471 days ago - dnaindia.com
The killing of a man by an elephant at Byculla zoo last Sunday draws attention to the unbearable stress felt by large animals kept in close confinement. It also begs the question what influence it has on children when they see animals kept in cruel
ACTION ALERT: Justice For Chained Dogs Starved To Death !!
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, boredom, prisons, cruelty, suffering, egypt, animal welfare )

Simone
- 1478 days ago - gopetition.com.au
The vast majority of Egyptians are not knowingly or deliberately cruel to animals though they might vary considerably in what they consider to be fair and kind treatment of them. This thinking can extend to the keeping of companion animals, and indeed,
ACTION ALERT: Pledge That You Won't Go To a Dolphin/Whale Show!
Animals  (tags: dolphins, whales, wild marine mammals, freedom, pledge, captivity, suffering, boredom, prisons, exploitation )

Simone
- 1509 days ago - all-creatures.org
Captivity is cruel - don't go to a show! Please sign this pledge, and then forward this link and encourage more people to pledge never to go to dolphin/whale shows, dolphinariums or swim-with-dolphins programs
Laws, Animal Rights Groups Take Stand Against Dogs in Chains
Animals  (tags: chained dogs, imprisoned, boredom, neglected, cruelty, laws, legalisation, banning chained dogs )

Simone
- 1511 days ago - usatoday.com
A long-practiced custom -- chaining up a dog outside, where it spends most of its life -- seems to be inching its way toward unacceptability. Passionate arguments by grass-roots groups, animal welfare organizations and animal lovers have reached the ears
 

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