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ACTION ALERT: Demand Better FDA Pet Food Regulation! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: pet food, poisons, toxics, dangerous, cancer, companion animals, welfare, regulations )

- 2341 days ago -
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) currently allows a number of known toxins and the use of roadkill, diseased animals, and spoiled and contaminated meat to be used in pet foods. Cancer is the number one cause of death in dogs.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Pet Owners From Injuring Their Animals for Profit! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: insurance companies, pets, companion animals, killed, loopholes, animal cruelty, animal protection )

- 2434 days ago -
Within the last 2 years, pet insurance fraud has quadrupled in England. According to the British Associate of Insurers, over $665,952 of pet fraud occurred in 2009, while over $3.06 million of pet fraud happened in 2010.
ACTION ALERT: For Our Dogs' Sake Ban Loud Display Type Fireworks From Sale! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dogs, companion animals, freeing, lost, scared, fireworks, banning, animal welfare )

- 2449 days ago -
Thousands of domestic animals get terrified by the extremely loud display type fireworks which are on sale to the general public. In the past few years, it' not just bonfire night which the animals have to endure, it's a fortnight around late October
ACTION ALERT: No Flea Collars With Toxic Pesticides ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: flea collars, companion animals, dogs, cats, killed, illness, poisoning, laws, legalisation )

- 2487 days ago -
Bayer, the manufacturer of agriculture pesticides proven to be killing honey bees, has also discovered and marketed propoxur, a known neurotoxin and carcinogen, in over-the-counter flea & tick collars and flea and tick drops.
ACTION ALERT: ESDAW Demands a Common EU Law for the Pet Animal Welfare! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: european union, companion animals, pets, welfare laws, protection penalties for animal abuse )

- 2584 days ago -
EU (European Union) has no common law to protect pets, and in some European countries there are no laws at all. We, in Europe, demand a common EU law for the pet animal welfare. But everyone can sign, even you who live outside EU.
ACTION ALERT: Stop The Endless Euthanization of TN Dogs and Cats! - PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, companion animals, animal shelters, mandatory desexing, states, animal welfare )

- 2613 days ago -
Across our beautiful state each day, hundreds of dogs and cats are euthanized. They are our cast-aways, our unwanted animals. Rescues try to pull and save as many as they can but there are simply too many. We can never save them all.
ACTION ALERT: Tell New York Legislators to Give Shelter Pets a Second Chance! - PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, rescue groups, adoptions, new beginings, laws, animal protection new york, companion animals )

- 2614 days ago -
Assembly Member Micah Kellner has introduced the Companion Animal Access and Rescue Act (CAARA) to allow qualified rescue groups to recover animals that are scheduled to be destroyed at shelters. Current law only allows for individuals to adopt pets,
ACTION ALERT: Make Desexing of Cats and Dogs Compulsory! - PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: australian government, companion animals, euthanized, desexing, laws, animal protection )

- 2622 days ago -
Every year 6-8 million cats and dogs are taken into animal shelters, yet only 3-4 million leave alive and find homes. That is only half the number that go in. The remaining 3-4 million are euthanised even though they are perfectly healthy.
Alabamans Seek to Turn Off the Gas in Animal Shelters- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, companion animals, homeless, legalisation, gas chambers, animal shelters, horrific cruelty )

- 2666 days ago -
One area of public policy where animal advocates have seen some success in recent years is in ending the use of gas chambers as a means of euthanasia in animal shelters. Last year, five more states passed laws banning mass gas chamber euthanasia,
ACTION ALERT: Allow Companion-Animal Evacuations From Japan ! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: animals, companion animals, pets, japan, evacuations, animal welfare )

- 2678 days ago -
Following the evactuation of U.S. nationals after the tragic earthquake and tsunami in Japan, evacuees are being denied the right to take their animal companions with them.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the Department of State to Evacuate Companion Animals From Japan ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, companion animals, evacuation, protection, japan, rescuers )

- 2679 days ago -
Once again, the U.S. Department of State is refusing to allow U.S. nationals evacuating a disaster zone, this time in Japan, to take their animal companions to safety. The official policy of the Department of State is that it does not evacuate pets.
ACTION ALERT: A No Kill Shelter Is Possible in Allegany County Maryland ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: no kill shelters, homeless animals, protected, companion animals, legalisation, no kill shelter, allegancy country maryland )

- 2760 days ago -
The Philosophy of No-Kill commits to euthanizing ONLY companion animals that are either irremediably injured or terminally ill, as determined by a board-certified doctor of veterinary medicine, in good standing with the Local Government,
Animals  (tags: companion animals, pets, bonding, humans, homeless, killed, animal control units, usa, animal welfare )

- 2789 days ago -
In this county we now respect the many settings in which animals are thought of as family members, team members and as support staff in medical settings. Animals especially trained to identify forms of disease, provide search and rescue with missing
Michigan Ban on Gassing Animals Passes House
Animals  (tags: gas chambers, companion animals, legalisation, michigan ban on gas chambers, passed, animal advocates )

- 2854 days ago -
The Michigan House of Representatives has approved H.B. 6043 by a vote of 92-14. This bill would permit euthanasia of dogs and cats in animal shelters only by the "injection of a commercially prepared solution". Another bill, H.B. 6042, which has passed
Animals Matter to Me
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, companion animals, farm animals, protection, wildanimals, working animals )

- 2861 days ago -
The Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare (UDAW) seeks to inspire political leaders, organizations and individuals to treat animals better and have a real, long-term impact on the welfare of billions of animals worldwide. Select "Home" to sign.

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