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Stop Lobsters and Crabs From Being Torn Alive - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Lobsters, crabs, torn, alive, cruelty, linda bean, maine )

Marie
- 56 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Workers at Linda Bean's Perfect Maine restaurants are inhumanely tearing the limbs and bodies of lobsters and crabs apart while the animals are still alive.
Stop Lobsters and Crabs From Being Torn Apart Alive - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: suffering, inhumane, lobsters, crabs, torn apart )

AniMae
- 57 days ago - forcechange.com
Demand that Linda Bean end her workers' inhumane methods of killing crabs and lobsters
Stop the Sale of Live Crabs in Chinese Vending Machines - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Chinese, live, cruelty, crabs, vending, machines, cruelty, freezing )

Marie
- 295 days ago - forcechange.com
In Chinese subway stations and streets, vending machines holding live hairy crabs are becoming increasingly popular. The crabs are kept in single pods which do not allow them any movement, and kept alive just above freezing temperature.
ForceChange - End the Seafood Industry's Mutilation of Live Crustaceans - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Mutilation, animals, suffering, Crustaceans, crabs, lobsters, shell fish, cruelty )

Marie
- 295 days ago - forcechange.com
Seafood processing plants in Maine have recently come under scrutiny for their barbaric treatment of crabs and lobsters during processing. The creatures are kept alive while their shells, tails, claws, and legs are ripped off violently.
Yes, Lobsters DO Feel Pain!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, cruelty, lobsters, crabs, sadness )

Jill
- 551 days ago - earthintransition.org
For those who like to tell themselves that it's OK to boil lobsters alive, life just got a bit more complicated.
Giant Claw Helps Fiddler Crabs Stay Cool in More Ways Than One
Animals  (tags: Giant Claw, Fiddler, Crabs, Cool )

Suzane
- 1061 days ago - sciencedaily.com
A male fiddler crab's oversized claw not only looks cool to the ladies, but new research suggests it literally helps crabs to stay cool. Researchers Zachary Darnell and Pablo Munguia of the University of Texas placed crabs under a hot light and took their
Dead Whales Foster Ocean of Life
Animals  (tags: Whales, crabs, Ocean Life, sea animals )

Anna
- 1320 days ago - news.discovery.com
Entire generations of crabs, worms and other deep-sea animals can survive for years on a single whale carcass.When a whale dies and falls to the sea floor, the carcass is a boon to generations of crabs and bone-eating worms and snails, gruesome experiment
Mysterious Facts About Hermit Crabs
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, humans, habitat, environment, pets, animals, animalwelfare, protection, hermit, crabs, mysterious, facts, amazing, tiny, cool )

Andrija
- 1437 days ago - animaltales.info
Hermit crabs are very resourceful. Well, it would have been impossible for hermits in the wild to survive were it not for the fact that they are resourceful. Another thing that will tell you that hermits are pretty resourceful creatures is breeding....
Louisiana Seafood Industry Response Plan to Combine Testing, Marketing
Animals  (tags: crabs, shrimp, oysters, tested, safety )

Lone
- 1524 days ago - nola.com
Members of Gov. Bobby Jindal's Cabinet are hoping to have a plan ready by next week that calls for "widespread, ongoing testing" of Louisiana oysters, shrimp and other seafood to ensure their safety, combined with a marketing program to tell consumers
Crabs Feel the Pinch
Animals  (tags: animals, crabs, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1817 days ago - zsl.org
The "vultures" of our river systems are at risk from extinction, reveals new research.
Crabs Feel Pain and Remember Being Hurt
Animals  (tags: crabs, pain, memory, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1944 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Crabs not only suffer pain but can remember being hurt, research suggests.
Crabs Wave the Long Arm of Love - Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, fiddler crabs, crabs, sex, humans, university )

Chrissy
- 2381 days ago - abc.net.au
Male fiddler crabs and their human counterparts have a lot in common when it comes to attracting members of the opposite sex, an Australian researcher says. PhD student Martin How from the Australian National University (ANU), has shown for the first time
Christmas Island Crab Colony Faces Extinction..............
Animals  (tags: crabs, christmasisland, animals, extinction, habitat, sadness, protection, animal )


- 2433 days ago - news.com.au
CHRISTMAS Island's world-famous red crabs are facing extinction, along with many other unique species, according to an authority on the island's environment.
Crustaceans Feel Pain
Animals  (tags: protection, suffering, crabs, lobsters, crustaceans, pain, nerve, senses, overfishing, oceans )

Trish
- 2502 days ago - fishinghurts.org
Crabs have well-developed senses of sight, smell, and taste, Crabs have two main nerve centers, one in their front and one to their rear, and--like all other animals who have nerves and an array of other senses--they feel and react to pain.
   

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