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The War Between CNN and SeaWorld Over 'Blackfish' Escalates
Animals  (tags: sea world, captive orcas, controversy, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

Judy
- 306 days ago - takepart.com
Judgment Day has arrived for SeaWorld--well, at least in the court of public opinion.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Slaughtering Wild Boar Piglets! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wild pigs, controversy, killed, slaughtered, piglets, urban areas, protection )

Simone
- 967 days ago - forcechange.com
Many residents of Berlin have taken a liking to the animals and have gone as far as to feed them and to physically and verbally harass hunters they see killing the pigs. Many citizens, like Michael Gericke, feed the pigs
Proposed Tourism Ban Renews Tiger Welfare Debate in India
Animals  (tags: controversy, tiger welfare, tourism, india, wildanimals, exploitation )

Simone
- 1022 days ago - voanews.com
India's Supreme Court is examining a proposed measure that could put a large number of tigers off limits to tourists in some of its forest reserves. Tourism advertisements all over India use images of the tiger, India's national animal, to attract visitor
ACTION ALERT: Prime Minister of Malaysia: Will PERHILITAN Ever Reveal The Truth? PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: government officals, controversy, wildlife trafficking, orangutans torn from wild, imprisoned, baby orangutans, suffering )

Simone
- 1022 days ago - change.org
Taiping Zoo in Malaysia was found in possession of illegally traded and acquired orangutans. Ever since then, government officials have tried everything they can to drop the case.
ACTION ALERT: Ban The Use of Horse Carriages! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: new york city, horses, controversy, horse drawn carriages, mistreatment )

Simone
- 1023 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A carriage ride in New York City might seem like harmless fun, but in reality, the abuse and hardships the animals face in the horse carriage industry are anything but harmless.
ACTION ALERT: Ban The Carriage Horse Industry in Chicago: Stop the Use of the Carriage Horses on Chicago's Busy Streets!
Animals  (tags: carriage horses, deaths, injuries, suffering, controversy, chicago, horse welfare )

Simone
- 1034 days ago - change.org
With all of the accidents that continue to happen regarding carriage horses, it is time we ban them from our busy city streets for good. It is unfair to expect that the horses understand how to react the same way that we humans do.
ACTION ALERT: Associated Humane Societies of New Jersey: Stop Fighting for Custody of Patrick, the Pit Bull! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: patrick, abused rescued pit bull, recovering, foster home, controversy, custody disagreement, welfare )

Simone
- 1056 days ago - change.org
Patrick is the Pit Bull who some months ago became national news when he was found at the bottom of a trash chute in New Jersey. He had been starved and abused by his owner, was nothing but skin and bones and it was a miracle that he was even still alive.
ACTION ALERT: Tell United Way of Central Florida to Put a Stop to Cruel Contest! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: cruel contest, live cow, prize, exploitation, slaughter, controversy, protests )

Simone
- 1058 days ago - secure.peta.org
PETA has recently received numerous calls about a cruel fundraiser being held this week by the Mosaic Company in the name of United Way of Central Florida. As part of the fundraiser, the Mosaic Company plans to award a live cow--to be slaughtered
ACTION ALERT: Not Allow Killing Dogs and Cats! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: russian government, homeless animals, slaughter, massacre, controversy, investigation animal shelters )

Simone
- 1058 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The russian governmental officials want to deport 13 000 dogs and cats from all the moscow animal shelters to the only one huge "shelter" in another region (Yaroslavskaya oblast). That means the death from starvation and epidemics.
PETITION ALERT: DISNEY SEAWORLD AND AFFILIATES: Stop the Capture Training and Exploitation of Killer Whales ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: seaworld, disney, exploitation killer whales, captivity, suffering, controversy, welfare wild sea mammals )

Simone
- 1070 days ago - change.org
These animals are being captured housed and trained unnaturally. The handlers and trainers wear attire that imitates the whales natural food source. Trainers and handlers who get attacked/killed are being blamed for reasons such as wrong position.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Moscow Mayor S.Sobyanin to Prevent the Deportation of Dogs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: russia, moscow mayor, controversy, stray dogs, disappear, killed, authorities, outrage )

Simone
- 1079 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Everyone knows that the deportation of dogs from Moscow shelters to the Yaroslavl Region - away from human eyes - would mean killing them, as a tenth of dogs, at best, will get there alive, and no one will ever see the rest of them ...
ACTION ALERT: Elephants Are Not " Just Big Cows' ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: national elephant center, breeding centre, bullhooks, protests, controversy, fellsmere florida )

Simone
- 1080 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Fellsmere Florida no to planned elephant ranch, controlled by a zoo.
Fishing Gear Enhanced To Save Sea Life
Animals  (tags: fishing gear, marine biologists, marine life, saving marine mammals, controversy )

Simone
- 1099 days ago - globalanimal.org
Marine biologists and local fisherman rarely agree on anything, but with the recent alteration to fishing equipment and gear, it seems they are, for once, seeing eye to eye. Fishing has always been on the threshold of debate due to its harmful effects to
Ringling Elephant Sarah Collapses in California- PLEASE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: sarah, suffering, controversy, cruelty, authorties, ringlingbros )

Simone
- 1114 days ago - peta.org
An elephant who was being loaded into a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus boxcar collapsed after struggling to climb the ramp, and according to an eyewitness, a Ringling crew member intimidated and forced the elephant to get up and into the
PETITION ALERT: American Girl Place: Cancel Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: young girls, heatwaves, summer, horse drawn carriage rides, controversy, horse welfare )

Simone
- 1133 days ago - change.org
During a brutal heat wave, while cooling centers opened up across New York City with heat advisories in force, American Girl Place, the wildly popular chain of stores geared toward young girls, held a horse-drawn carriage ride event,
 

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