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India - Stop Vengeful Villagers & Farmers From Using Pesticides to Kill All the Big Cats - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: Indian government, farmers, poisoning )

Slava
- 777 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The problem in western Tami Nadu is that villagers and farmers are concerned about their cattle. If a cow is lost due to a wild animal, the farmers lace the carcasses with pesticides in order to kill the predators. Just recently in the Tiger Reserve, a ti
Against English Badger Cull - To Sign Please
Animals  (tags: Dairy, farmers, bovine TB, badger cull, England, UK, boycott, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 782 days ago - viva.org.uk
We the undersigned pledge not to buy English dairy products. We recognise that the Government's decision to annihilate badgers in parts of England is one designed to prop up the dairy industry - and is not a decision supported by the majority of science
PETITION ALERT: Save Badgers From Slaughter! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: badgers, uk government, farmers, prosecution, maglined, slaughter massacre, welfare, protection, wild animals )

Simone
- 1966 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
- 2017 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
- 2056 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
- 2202 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
- 2255 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
- 2267 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
- 2308 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
- 2403 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
- 2456 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
- 2528 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
- 2649 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
- 2678 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
 

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