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Sea Turtles With Tumors Fill Florida Hospital
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, green sea turtles, fibropapillomatosis, tumors, herpes virus, the Turtle Hospital, Marathon, Florida, Florida Keys, US Fish and Wildlife Servic )

Judy
- 144 days ago - phys.org
As the population of green sea turtles rebounds in and around the Florida Keys, cases of fibropapillomatosis have exploded too.
Ringling Bros. Elephants Are Taking Early Retirement to Florida
Animals  (tags: Ringling Bros., 11 Asian elephants, Florida, cancer research programme, chains, concrete floors, billhooks, electric prods )

RosieFxng
- 169 days ago - nytimes.com
The parent company of Ringling Bros.& Barnum & Bailey Circuses, is moving 11 Asian elephants to a conservation centre, Florida, in May. They will become part of a paediatric cancer research programme. Chains to concrete, hooks & electric prods are used.
Ask FWC to Reject the Revised Panther Plan and Save the FL Panther ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, Florida, panthers, wildlife, protection, habitat )

Cher
- 209 days ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
The FWC still wants to wash their hands of panther recovery goals and believes that 180 panthers are enough. If this plan is passed, the Florida panther will be on the fast track to losing protections and becoming fair game.
STOP The Butchering of Dogs and Cats For Food in Florida ACTION NEEDED!!!
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, killing dogs, cats, Stolen pets, death, florida, protection needed )

Barb
- 222 days ago - change.org
This has been brought to our attention, something that is so disturbing and we know the people of Florida will also be as disturbed about this as we are. We have learned that there are people in Florida who butcher dogs & cats for food.
Remove Commissioner Liesa Priddy From Florida Panther Decisions PETITION
Animals  (tags: panthers, Florida, wildlife )

Anna
- 295 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Priddy views the panthers as an obstacle to her and her developer friends from cashing in -- and she's resorted to making things up to get her way. This is no way for a wildlife commissioner to behave and we need to make sure Priddy is removed
PPI Florida Monkey Farm Should Be Shut Down Immediately
Animals  (tags: monkeys, monkey farm, PPI, florida, breeding, importing, primates, research, labs, veterinary care, injury, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics )

Lone
- 343 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
This facility imports and breeds primates destined for research Labs. Workers denied this monkey veterinary care for her extremely painful injury, an exposed vertebra, for at least seven days, leaving her vulnerable to infection and even death.
Keep Crucial Protections for Panthers ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, Florida, panthers, protection )

Cher
- 374 days ago - forcechange.com
Do not change the conservation status of Florida panthers.
Ask FWC to Put the Brakes on Their Plans for the Florida Panther - FL ONLY ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, Florida, panthers, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 377 days ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission [FWC] will be meeting in Sarasota, FL next week to vote on a bear hunt and consider dropping their recovery and managment plans for the Florida Panther.
Raccoon Riding An Alligator
Animals  (tags: racoon, alligator, Florida )

Dandelion
- 381 days ago - nbcmiami.com
A Florida man says he snapped a picture that's truly only in Florida moments of a raccoon riding on top of an alligator.
Praise Sanctuary for Rescuing Innocent Peacocks From Slaughter
Animals  (tags: Florida, petition, peacocks, hunters, rescued, slaughter, Animal Cruelty )

Scooby
- 412 days ago - forcechange.com
Peacocks in a Florida neighborhood were being inhumanely killed by a trapper until volunteers from a bird sanctuary group stepped in to save them.
Save Florida's Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, bears, Florida )

Cher
- 413 days ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
Last month the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) voted to move ahead with a bear hunt as early as this October. Environmental Action members have sent thousands of signatures of support and even presented the FWC with $5,000 to support
Vote NO to Black Bear Hunting Permits in Florida
Animals  (tags: Black bears, spay, neutering and spaying, Florida, animal welfare, petition, bear hunting )

Scooby
- 438 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The killing of these Black Bears is senseless...why not trap and relocate to Ocala forest ...? Neuter/ Spay
TAKE ACTION NOW - Ban Ivory Sales in Florida ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, florida, ELEPHANT PROTECTION )

Angela
- 440 days ago - change.org
We need to end the loopholes allowing illegal ivory to be sold in the United States. With your help, we can get Florida to join the movement to ban the sale of all ivory.
Help End Dog Racing In Florida - Petition
Animals  (tags: Florida, Greyhounds, greyhound racing, antiquated law, petition, stop greyhound racing )

Dandelion
- 442 days ago - grey2kusa.org
Florida is home to more than half of all greyhound tracks in the United States. Due to an antiquated state law, dog tracks are required to offer tens of thousands of races each year, no matter how much they are losing or how much the greyhounds suffer.
 

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