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Teenage Brothers Rescue Kittens - How Wonderful Is This?
Animals  (tags: good news, animal rescue, kittens, teenagers, sewer pipe, compassion, Tampa, Florida )

- 3792 days ago -
Heartening story about the teenage Fontaine brothers, who heard two kittens crying for help while stuck in a sewer pipe. Not only did they save them, but they are keeping them as well.
Miami-Dade County - Animal Services Shelter - Please Don't Euthanize Obi A1317320!
Animals  (tags: Urgent!A1317320, Obi, Please Call ASAP, MiamiDadeAnimal Services, Florida, Shepherd, Adoptable, Rescue, Pet, Friendly, Loving, Dog )

- 2713 days ago -
Urgent! Obi A1317320 is a Male Shepherd.He was taken back to be euthanized. When they applied the tourniquet,he gave the vet tech his paw and licked him! The tech could not kill him.He has been given only 24 hrs more. Please help save him. Miami,Florida
Will You Help Me? My Home Is Being Destroyed...
Animals  (tags: Florida, panther, Habitat Destruction, habitat, extinct animals, AnimalWelfare, cats, conservation, animals, animalrights, environment, endangered, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2586 days ago -
Florida panthers are officially extinct this month. THIS IS OUR LAST CHANCE TO SAVE THEM! PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE (copy and paste) petition : lant-in-florida-panther-habitat/
Dennis the Manatee Rescued!
Animals  (tags: manatee, Cape Cod, Dennis, Florida, Sea World, wildlife, rescue )

- 3538 days ago -
Good news, friends. Dennis the wayward manatee, who has been swimming in the cold northern waters off Cape Cod for several days, is now on his way to Sea World in Orlando, Florida for rehabilitation. Thanks to James H. for the good news.
Sign Petition: Save Critical Habitat for the Florida Panther
Animals  (tags: animals, florida, panther, endangered, species, habitat, environment, wildlife, protection, government, obama, salazar, politics )

- 3308 days ago -
The Florida Panther was declared an endangered species in 1967. The amendment which required each species listed to have 'designated critical habitat' didn't go into effect until 1978, so no critical habitat exists for this critically endangered big cat.
Couple Arrested for the Torture of Animals During Sex
Animals  (tags: animal torture, kinky sex, Gainesville, Florida, sick whackos abuse animals during sex )

- 3971 days ago -
Damn, but y'all have some inbred whacko crackers down in Florida, Apologies to my Florida friends, but I lived down there for a few years myself and the state is chockfull of loonies. I hope these two get locked up and some serious psychiatric help.
Labrador Dives Off Airport Parking Garage Roof and Survives Intact
Animals  (tags: Tampa, Florida, Labrador Retriver, fall, survival, happy animal news )

- 3783 days ago -
An aptly-named Lab named Jet flew over the wall of a 6-story parking garage roof at the Tampa, Florida airport and landed with only a few cuts and bruises. What a happy and miraculous ending to what could have been a big splat.
VIDEO: Rare Daytime Florida Panther Sighting
Animals  (tags: animals, florida, panther, endangered, species, habitat, environment, wildlife, protection, government, obama, salazar, politics )

- 3308 days ago -
Critically endangered, less than 100 of these unique cats exist in Southwest Florida, according to the FWC. Its population is threatened primarily by loss, degradation, and fragmentation of its habitat as a result of urban expansion.
Outlaw Bestiality in the Sunshine State ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, beastiality, Florida, suffering )

- 2885 days ago -
For years Florida legislators have considered but failed to pass a bill that would make sexual conduct or sexual contact with an animal a crime.
End Fox/Coyote Penning in Florida ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, foxes, coyotes, penning, Florida, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 2933 days ago -
This is currently legal in Florida and other Southeastern states...It's called "training". Coyotes and foxes are caught by the heavy steel jaws of a leghold trap and suffer excruciating pain and terror, then the animal is removed from the trap and
Fla. Hospital Saves Hard-Luck Turtles -
Animals  (tags: protection, rescued, turtles, Florida, treatment, hospital, medication )

- 3239 days ago -
The turtles at this waterfront hospital have been hit by boat propellers, caught in fishing nets, attacked by sharks, stricken with tumors and lost flippers. Or, as their veterinarian puts it, they've had a heck of a lot of luck.
Killer Grinch Steals Family's Pet Goose, Then Kills Her
Animals  (tags: goos, Florida, Lantana, pets, animal abuse )

- 3832 days ago -
A very sad story from Florida - a family's pet goose named Lily was reported missing and now has been fgund beaten to death. I hope the person who did this meets his karma very, very soon.
Distorting Scientific Knowledge on Florida Panthers | Union of Concerned Scientists
Animals  (tags: endangered, habitat, Florida, wildlife, Florida panthers )

- 3271 days ago -
According to a senior biologist at the Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), agency officials knowingly used flawed science in the agency's assessment of the endangered Florida panther's habitat and viability in order to facilitate proposed real estate
Don't Let Big Oil Threaten the Last Florida Panthers! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: ecosystems, environment, wildlife, panthers, Florida, animalwelfare )

- 1563 days ago -
The list of protected Florida lands and water these new oil leases threaten is staggering: the Florida Panther Wildlife Refuge, the Big Cypress National Preserve, the Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary -- it goes on and on. The panthers and the local...

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