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Free Packy the Elephant From 54 Years of Captivity in The Oregon Zoo!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, suffering, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, sadness, slaughter, habitat, environment, humans, endangered, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, extinction )

- 12 days ago -
The heartbreaking story of Packy begins when he was born at the Oregon Zoo in 1962 to his Mother Bella. Packy has spent 54 years behind bars.
Judge Won't Dismiss SeaWorld False Advertising Suit
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, law, protection, Sea World Entertainment )

- 13 days ago -
SeaWorld has lost yet another effort to dismiss a lawsuit alleging false advertising about the care it provides its captive killer whales. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey White in Northern California ruled last week that plaintiffs in the suit
Manatees Have Been Removed From The Endangered Species List
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 14 days ago -
Since I was young, the manatees have always been endangered. In 1991, only 1,267 of them were counted in the waters off Florida. Today, that number is 6,300 and growing. Manatee populations have rebounded by 500%!
Canada: Let's Save the Bees. For Good. PETITIION
Animals  (tags: bees, canada, protection, pesticides, AnimalWelfare, animals, environment, endangered, protection )

- 14 days ago -
In a month where we could really use some good news, we found it: Canada is this close to a full-on ban of imidacloprid, one of the most widely used bee-killing pesticides in the world.
Stop Air Force From Deafening Whales PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, environment, protection )

- 14 days ago -
Protect marine mammals from exposure to deafening missile tests.
Stop the Coyote Killing Contests in Illinois! - PETITION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, sadness, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, law, protection, environment, crime, humans, endangered )

- 15 days ago -
Coyote killing contests are nothing but a blood sport where hunters go out and kill as many coyotes as possible for prizes and bragging rights...
Prosecute Organisations Whose Netting Traps Birds! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, environment )

- 16 days ago -
Thousand upon thousand of pigeons, along with other birds such as doves, gulls, crows, jackdaws and starlings, are getting trapped in and behind netting installed under bridges and on buildings where so many die slowly of starvation, dehydration
The Chief Minister of State of Kerala: Stop Capture of Wild Elephants -PETITION
Animals  (tags: animalrights, environment, humans, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, sadness, cruelty )

- 16 days ago -
There is a wild tusker called Kallur Komban in Wayanad, who needs our help. He is in captivity, after being captured by the Kerala State forest department in November, 2016. Blamed for being a problem elephant, and straying into villages.
Botswana's Elephant Refugee Crisis
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, killing, persecution, poaching, ivory, refugees, Southern Africa )

- 16 days ago -
Mention the word refugees, and the image that comes to mind is that of humans that have been forced to leave their countries due to war, persecution or natural disaster. Botswana, a landlocked country in Southern Africa, is facing a different kind
NSW Government - Stop the Slaughter of the Snowy Mountains Brumbies!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, cruelty, environment, protection, sadness, killing, slaughter )

- 16 days ago -
itâEUR(TM)s now our turn to protect them, as they carried on their backs 3 generations of proud Australians during 3 different wars and built this nation we love
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: politics, healthconditions, animals, environment, politics, congress, Endangered Species Act, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 17 days ago -
Republicans in Congress are targeting the Endangered Species Act for repeal. Their goal is to place the mining, drilling, and logging industries above the interests of the planet that sustains us all.
Kind-Hearted Bus Driver Lets Stray Dogs Ride With Him to Shelter From Severe Storm
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, dogs, environment, goodnews, humans, kindness, protection )

- 18 days ago -
A bus driver has been praised for his kindness after he allowed a pair of stray dogs to ride with him so they could shelter from a severe storm. The driver, whose identity has so far not been revealed, took the animals in as rain lashed down on Buenos
APNewsBreak: Deal Allows Yellowstone Bison Slaughter
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, habitat, humans, endangered, environment, extinction, crime, cruelty, death, conservation, investigation, kil )

- 18 days ago -
A deal disclosed Thursday will allow the mass slaughter of hundreds of wild bison migrating from Yellowstone National Park, while sparing 25 animals that American Indian tribes want to start new herds.
Conservationists Growl Over Captive-Bred Lion Exports
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, conservation, crime, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, killing, sadness, wildanimals, wildlife, South African National Biodiversity Inst )

- 18 days ago -
Cape Town âEUR" Conservation groups have called on South Africa to halt all captive-bred lion exports pending the outcome of studies. This, after a Department of Environmental Affairs proposal of an annual commercial export quota of 800 skeletons
Tiger Shot Dead After Man Enters Enclosure at Zoo
Animals  (tags: tiger, zoo, shot dead, china, zookeeper, attack, animals, environment, humans, wildlife )

- 20 days ago -
A man was mauled to death by a tiger at Youngor Wildlife Park in Ningbo, China, on Sunday after entering the tiger enclosure. One of the tigers was shot by a zookeeper after the attack. Yet again, captivity has taken an animalâEUR(TM)s life.

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