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TAKE ACTION NOW! It's Time to Get Tough on Illegal Cockfighting
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, cockfighting, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, ethics )

- 2390 days ago -
Cockfighting is a multi-million dollar a year illegal franchise that, according to the Humane Society of the United States, entices other illegal behavior including violence, drug distribution, and organized crime. Please ask Louisiana Governor Bobby Jind
Close Loopholes in the Federal Animal Fighting Law - Act Now
Animals  (tags: animal, legal, defense, fund, aldf, fighting, cockfighting, dogfighting, law, federal, loopholes, illegal, abuse, AnimalCruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law )

- 2527 days ago -
Help make it illegal to attend or bring a minor to animal fights! Organized animal fighting operations are very difficult for law enforcement to shut down. In order to stop the sadistic animal cruelty associated with both dogfighting and cockfighting,
End Cockfighting Cruelty in Texas ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, cockfighting, protection, suffering )

- 2710 days ago -
Cockfighting is a felony in Texas, but the current law only applies to the people that actually place their own rooster into the pit to fight. It does not cover spectators who attend the events and bet on the roosters' lives and it doesn't
Man Stabbed to Death By Cockfighting Bird
Animals  (tags: animals, rooster, chicken, cock, cockfighting, death, killed, humans, society, crime, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

- 2720 days ago -
A man attending an illegal cockfight in California died after being stabbed in the leg by one of the birds, officials have said. The cock had a knife attached to its limb to take part in the gambling fight in Tulare County, central California.
Make Cockfighting a Felony in Kentucky ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, cockfighting, protection, suffering, environment )

- 2733 days ago -
39 states have classified cockfighting as a felony, but Kentucky lags behind. Animal fighting is only a misdemeanor in the state.
Georgia: Close Major Loopholes in the Cockfighting Law ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cockfighting, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection, environment )

- 2812 days ago -
In a cockfight, specially bred roosters have knives or instruments similar to ice picks called gaffs strapped to their heels. They are placed into a pit and forced to fight to the death for the entertainment and gambling desires of the spectators.
Stop Cockfights in Puerto Rico ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cockfighting, AnimalCruelty, suffering, protection )

- 2836 days ago -
For decades, dozens of Puerto Ricans have practiced the violent sport of cockfighting. During this popular social events men make bets while roosters are confronted and forced to fight, causing pain, injuries and in lots of cases, the death of the
South Carolina Gamecock Bust Raises Flag on "Sport" Penalties
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cockfighting, raid, environment, AnimalCruelty, protection, suffering )

- 2942 days ago -
In Greenville, SC this month, eighty-five people were charged with cockfighting in a raid. One of the pits was as large as a swimming pool. 145 birds were seized. 12 were placed under the care of Greenville County Animal Services.
Animals  (tags: Cockfighting, loans, animalcruelty, humans, society, killing )

- 3004 days ago -
Cockfighting, which is a combat between two roosters of the same species also known as "fine birds of combat", was created by humans for their enjoyment. The origin of these fights was in Asia. They began in China 2,500 years ago, and it is possible tha
Man Arrested for Having Cockfight at His Home
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, cockfighting, cruelty to animals, law )

- 3043 days ago -
St. Tammany deputies made their first arrest this month under Louisiana's new cockfighting law.
6 Arrested on Cockfighting Charges
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, 6 arrested, charged, AnimalCruelty, abuse )

- 3070 days ago -
THE ACREAGE - Six people have been arrested and 99 chickens seized after deputies going to serve a warrant found a group watching a cockfight in the back yard of a Palm Beach County home.
Hundreds of Chickens Seized From Suspected Cockfighting Ring in Yucaipa
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, chickens, seized, cockfighting, environment, protection, suffering )

- 3075 days ago -
Sheriff's deputies have seized more than 600 chickens that authorities believe were being trained for cockfighting
N. Phila. Man Charged in Cockfighting Raid
Animals  (tags: SPCA, cockfighting, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, abused, animals, dogs )

- 3103 days ago -
A North Philadelphia man was arrested last night after SPCA agents raided his home and allegedly found evidence of a cockfighting operation.
7 Arrested in Hillsborough Co. Cockfighting Raid
Animals  (tags: cockfighting, morons, animal cruelty )

- 3139 days ago -
PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) -- Seven people have been arrested in a cockfighting raid in Hillsborough County.At least 70 roosters will have to be euthanized.
One Charged in Seattle Cockfighting Busts
Animals  (tags: animals, cockfighting, charged, Seattle, AnimalWelfare, suffering, protection, environment )

- 3194 days ago -
One of several men implicated following a string of raids on three alleged cockfighting rings has been charged with animal fighting.

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