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PETITION ALERT: Save Badgers From Slaughter! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: badgers, uk government, farmers, prosecution, maglined, slaughter massacre, welfare, protection, wild animals )

Simone
- 1472 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The badger is a protected species in the UK and Europe, but a new law recently proposed in England may allow farmers to shoot badgers wherever they feel their cattle are threatened by badger-carried tuberculosis.
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop the Badger Slaughter! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: badger, wildlife, threatened, blamed, farmers, massacred, protection, government )

Simone
- 1523 days ago - animalaid.org.uk
oBelieve that the badger is being unfairly blamed for the spread of TB in cattle. In reality, the disease is caused by intensive farming - the crowded, dirty conditions in which cattle are kept, combined with the stress and poor health they suffer.
Farmers Howl Over Call for Property Rights for Animals - PLEASE TAKE POLL
Animals  (tags: farmers, australia, property rights, animal protection, controversy )

Simone
- 1563 days ago - smh.com.au
A radical proposal to introduce property rights for animals has been slammed by farming associations across the country. Australian research lecturer Dr John Hadley from the University of Western Sydney (UWS) said under his proposal, particular
Five Endangered Sumatran Elephants Poisoned in Indonesia
Animals  (tags: tragedy, farmers, villagers, five endangered sumuatran elephants, poisoned, indonesia, suffering )

Simone
- 1708 days ago - thejakartaglobe.com
Five rare Sumatran elephants found dead in Indonesia were likely poisoned for damaging crops, an official said on Sunday. The elephants, aged two to four years old, were found dead in an oil-palm plantation in a village in Riau province on Sumatra
Threatened Bumblebees Make a Comeback
Animals  (tags: animals, bumbelbees, comeback, england, farmers )

Agnes
- 1762 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The five most threatened bumblebees in England have made an unprecedented comeback in the South East this year thanks to environmental work by farmers.
ACTION ALERT: Badger Extermination to Be Entrusted to Farmers ! STOP BADGER KILLINGS !
Animals  (tags: england, minister, farmers, badgers slaughtered, poisoned, trapped, cruelty, protection )

Simone
- 1773 days ago - careforthewild.org
Jim Paice, the Coalition Government's Agriculture Minister, has astonished and outraged animal welfare groups and scientists alike, with the announcement that farmers could be licensed to exterminate badgers in a misguided attempt to control bovine
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Mutilation of Lambs in Australia !
Animals  (tags: australian sheep, mulesing, suffering, lambs, farmers )

Simone
- 1814 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A maggot infestation called "flystrike" has hit lambs in Australia, but the parasites are causing an even bigger problem. Many Australian farmers are attempting to prevent and combat "flystrike" by cutting off chunks of skin from lambs' backsides with
8 More Lions Killed - Kenya Government Now Discussing Carbofuran Poisoning
Animals  (tags: lions, africa, kenya, poisoned, discovery, carbofuran poisning, cruelty, suffering, villagers, farmers )

Simone
- 1909 days ago - baraza.wildlifedirect.org
Three lions, two adult females and one adolescent male were poisoned on the 25th of April in the Masai Mara. The culprit was caught with a tub of the pesticide alleged to be Furadan or a carbofuran based pesticide. A camel that had been killed by lions
ACTION ALERT: Protect Our Wombats - Online Petition- Stop The Killings!!
Animals  (tags: wombats, farmers, conflicts, culled, buried alive, killed, conservation protecton )

Simone
- 1963 days ago - wombatawareness.com
Wombats are wonderful animals living only in some areas of Australia. Sadly, in these areas they often come into conflict with farmers who complain about their burrows and their delight in digging under fences.
Wolf Hunt Provokes Urban Outrage and Rural Satisfaction
Animals  (tags: international outrage, sweden, wolves massacred, endangered, farmers )

Simone
- 2034 days ago - irishtimes.com
THEIR EYES are open and they lie spreadeagled in the fresh snow, spattered bright red from the blood that has gushed from their gaping mouths. Bullet wounds are visible on bodies not much larger than that of an average domestic dog, not at all like the
Farmers Urged to Help Skylarks
Animals  (tags: animals, birds, skylarks, farmers, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

CherAway
- 2156 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Farmers are being urged to help dwindling populations of skylarks as they prepare to sow their overwinter crops.
Life on Lam Ends for Killer Dog Duke
Animals  (tags: dog, abandoned, living in the wild, captured, sheep killer, conflict, rehabilitation, farmers )

Simone
- 2184 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
Abandoned three years ago and forced to kill to survive, the dog some want dead was finally captured after five months on the run. Duke, a four-year-old American bulldog who farmers say was responsible for about 35 sheep deaths this year in the Duncan
PLEASE TAKE ACTION: Don't Shoot the Wolves in France!!
Animals  (tags: wolves, france, authorities, endangered, slaughtered, protection wildlife, farmers, hunters )

Simone
- 2271 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In France, the wolves have a lot of enemies. There are only 150 wolves maybe, but 1.2 million hunters. And the farmer lobby is very strong and is currently protesting against the presence of wolves. So the secretary of Ecolgy, Miss Chantal Jouanno,
Stud Farm Enjoys Wildlife Benefits
Animals  (tags: animals, farmers, wildlife, returning, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals )

CherAway
- 2283 days ago - hexham-courant.co.uk
FARMERS in Otterburn are reaping the rewards of being part of Natural England's Entry Level Stewardship (ELS) scheme after a rich harvest of wildlife has returned to their land.
Farmers Paid to Help Wildlife
Animals  (tags: animals, birds, wildlife, farmers, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals, conservation )

CherAway
- 2284 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
The scheme launched by Natural England is designed to reverse a sharp fall in the numbers of lapwing, turtle dove and tree sparrows, which are seen as important indicators of the health of the countryside.
 

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