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Texas: Step Up and Save Sharks!
Animals  (tags: Shark, fins, trade, petition, Texas )

- 1147 days ago -
Petition: The Texas House listened to animal and ocean lovers and voted to ban the shark fin trade on April 15. Now we need the Texas Senate and Governor Abbott to do their part!
Pledge to Never Buy Shark Fin Soup PETITION
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, cruelty, suffering )

- 1289 days ago -
To a shark, her fins are life itself. Without them, she will sink to the ocean floor, and drown.
Ask GrubHub to Take Shark Fins Off the Menu PETITION
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, wildlife, killing )

- 1301 days ago -
Sign our petition to tell GrubHub to get shark fin off the menu and drop restaurants that offer shark fin products now -- before the ocean's most iconic predators disappear.
Big Win for Sharks: European Union Bans All Shark Finning
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, decline, oceans, ban, good news, European Union, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, environment, cruelty, protection, slaughter, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

- 1798 days ago -
Shark fishing and finning is responsible for the shockingly steep decline in the populations of our oceans' apex predators -- as much as 99% drop among several species. Sharks, a vital part of marine ecosystems, are disappearing throughout the world.
URGENT: Deadline July 8 - Oppose Cruel Shark Finnig!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, sharks, fins, fining, animalwelfare, AnimalWelfare, abuse, abused, ethics, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, slaughter, killing, cruelty )

- 1812 days ago -
Shark finning is the inhumane practice of cutting off a shark's fins, often while the shark is still alive, and discarding the body into the ocean to die. Please, submit your comments by July 8 to ensure that bans against shark finning are not weakened.
Make Pennsylvania Fin Free ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, sharks, fins, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, habitat )

- 2112 days ago -
Please support the introduction of a bipartisan bill to ban the possession, trade, distribution and sale of shark fins. In doing so, you will be giving sharks a much needed chance to recover, while protecting our oceans, and all who depend upon them.
Ban Shark Fins in Canada ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, fins, Canada, killing, suffering, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2467 days ago -
Coun. Glenn De Baeremaeker is proposing a ban on shark fin in Toronto but this won't work unless the ban is coast to coast.
The Bahamas Announces Ban on Commercial Shark Fishing
Animals  (tags: Sharks, Bahamas, ban, fishing, sale, import, export, fins, Chinese cuisine, global shark conservation, 2011 year of the Shark, endangered, extinction, Atlantic Ocean archipelago )

- 2538 days ago -
(DiverWire) - Sharks in the Bahamas can breathe more easily after the nation's government announced today that all commercial shark fishing in the approximately 630,000 square kilometers (243,244 square miles) of the country's waters is now prohibited.
Stop the Import of Shark Fins to Canada ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, fins, imports, environment, protection, death, killing, suffering, wildlife )

- 2760 days ago -
Every year over a hundred thousand shark fins are imported to Canada from the PRC (People's Republic of China). Many of the Shark fins imported are from sharks on the IUCN list of threatened animals.
Stop Shark Finning ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, fins, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 2883 days ago -
By closing loopholes in the Shark Finning Prohibition Act of 2000, this bill will help put an end to the wasteful practice of "finning" -- slicing off a shark's valuable fins for soup and tossing the body back to sea -- and ensure the US is a leader
Stop Exporting Shark Fins From Peru ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, fins, exports, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, death )

- 2939 days ago -
3 sharks are being killed every second so people can use their fins to make shark fin soup. Shark fins are a billion dollar industry. At least 8,000 tones of shark fins are shipped to restaurants around the world.
Sharks Face Extinction in Arab Seas! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, fins, environment, death, killing, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3016 days ago -
Numerous species of sharks in the Arabian seas are facing a growing threat of extinction as demand for their fins rises across the world.
Sign Petition: Put An End to Shark Finning - Not on Our Menu!
Animals  (tags: animals, ocean, japan, china, malay, asia, marine, food chain, sharks, fins, sadness, suffering, cruelty, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3369 days ago -
Sharks survived the mass extinction of the dinosaurs but are now in danger of being lost forever. By removing apex predators from the food chain, we tilt the ecological balance of our seas. This threatens the stability of all marine life and humanity.
Shark Fins Allegedly Found on Foreign Vessel
Animals  (tags: australia, indonesia, marine wildlife, shars, fins, endangered, extinction, humans, suffering, slaughter, sadness, protection )

- 3448 days ago -
A foreign fishing vessel which allegedly had 30kg of shark fin on board has been picked up in Australian waters. Customs said the Indonesian vessel was apprehended in the Australian Fishing Zone off the Western Australian coast on Wednesday. It was
Fin Soup Threatens Survival of Ocean Sharks
Animals  (tags: sharks, fins, overfishing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3678 days ago -
Overfishing partly caused by booming demand for shark fin soup, a delicacy in some Asian countries, is threatening the existence of 11 kinds of ocean sharks, an international study showed on Thursday.

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