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Protect Women and Pets From Domestic Abuse in South Carolina ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, pets, protection, environment, domestic violence )

Cher
- 1288 days ago - change.org
According to the American Humane Association, 71 percent of women with pets who entered women's shelters reported that their abuser had threatened, injured or killed their pets. According to the ASPCA, 50 percent of domestic violence victims delay
Kentucky, Protect Animal Victims of Domestic Violence ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, domestic violence )

Cher
- 890 days ago - aspca.org
Call the Kentucky Legislative Hotline at 1-800-372-7181 to leave a message for the Senate Judiciary Committee asking its members to support H.B. 233 to protect victims and their pets from domestic violence.
Elder Abuse Inspires Florida Bill to Protect Animal Victims of Domestic Violence
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, domestic violence, pets )

Cher
- 1357 days ago - animals.change.org
"Little Horatio," whose name has been changed to protect him and his family, has endured beatings so brutal that he will forever have to wear goggles to protect him from bright sunlight. His abuser? The son of his former elderly owner, who brutalized him
Colorado Animals to Be Protected Against Domestic Violence
Animals  (tags: california bill, legalisation, domestic violence, animal victims, protection )

Simone
- 1618 days ago - examiner.com
A new bill will be signed by Governor Bill Ritter today at 1:30pm in the Denver capital building. The bill was sponsored by Senator Linda Newell, D-Littleton and Representative Jerry Frangas, D-Denver.Animals can often be the target of domestic violence.
ACTION ALERT: Florida: SB 206 Domestic Pet Violence Law! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: florida, legalisation, animal protection, domestic pet laws, domestic violence )

Simone
- 1203 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Senator Mike Fasano: I wanted to express my appreciation for your introduction of S206. This bill would have given similar protection under the term "domestic abuse" to domesticated animals as well as humans. I applaud your efforts.
A Haven for Abuse Victims Who Keep Their Pets Close
Animals  (tags: suffering, domestic violence, victims, pets, protection, shelters )

Nadia
- 2373 days ago - usatoday.com
Rose Terry finally resolved to leave her abusive boyfriend, she knew she'd have to live in a shelter before she could start life anew.But she anguished over Byron, the cat who had seen her through the awful times. None of her friends could take her cat
Thanks To Hero Dog, Domestic Violence Shelter Allows Pets
Animals  (tags: dog, domestic violence, shelter, AnimalWelfare, ethics, protection, pets, law )

Lindsey
- 967 days ago - today.msnbc.msn.com
The heroic efforts of one Great Dane continue to have far-reaching effects. And not just for the woman whose life he saved. Last year, a young woman contacted the Rose Brooks Center after her boyfriend had beaten her -- nearly to death -- with a hammer.
ACTION ALERT: Domestic Violence Against Family Pets Inclusion Very Important ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, domestic violence, pets inclusion, protection animal victims )

Simone
- 1377 days ago - change.org
Relating to Domestic Violence Against Family Pets Inclusion very important. According to leading research, abusers often use pets which are abused, tortured, or killed to inflict terror and violence against children and women, including as a threat of
Please Provide Protection for Pets in Domestic Violence Cases ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, domestic violence, protection )

Cher
- 1701 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We the undersigned are writing this letter in regards to animals and pets that are abused in domestic violence cases! All too often, pets are abused and often killed by the abuser as a way to control his/her victim(s). Unfortunately, research has shown
New Oregon Law: Animals Can Be Included in Domestic Violence Protective Orders
Animals  (tags: oregons laws, domestic violence, animals, protection, legalisation )

Simone
- 1184 days ago - all-creatures.org
Oregon joins nineteen other states and D.C. by enacting a law which expressly provides for animals in protective orders. The new law takes effect immediately.
Man Pleads Guilty in Attack on Cat
Animals  (tags: domestic violence, abuse, animalcruelty, cruelty to children, killed, sadness, protection, death )

Stephanie
- 2235 days ago - jconline.com
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) - A man accused of forcing his 7-year-old daughter to stab the family cat by holding a knife in her hand has pleaded guilty to three charges in the March attack. Danield John Collins, 39, pleaded guilty Thursday to one count
Toward An Awareness of All Victims
Animals  (tags: animals, domestic violence, companion animals, protection, environment, pets, suffering )

Cher
- 1790 days ago - animalsandsociety.org
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Just as domestic violence crosses socioeconomic lines, it also crosses species lines. Companion animals who are members of a family touched by violence are not immune; and because most shelters aren't able to
   

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