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ACTION ALERT; Gas Chambers and Heartstick Animal Shelters Should End Right Away!! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: animal shelters, animal welfare, horrendous animal cruelty, heartstick, gas chambers )

- 1206 days ago -
Gas Chambers are when shelters gas an animal to death. Its a very slow and painful death! No way to treat an animal! Heartstick is where shelters take a needle and stab the animals' heart and kill them!
ACTION ALERT: Stop Elliot Lake Animal Gas Chamber! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: gas chambers, animal shelters, homeless animals, horrific cruelty, suffering, elliot lake animal control )

- 1259 days ago -
This petition hopefully will gain signatures to bring attention to the local governing bodies to stop the euthanasia by way of Gas Chamber at the Elliot Lake Animal Control Office
PETITION ALERT: Stop Vermilion Parish Rabies Animal Control! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: inhumane, homeless animals, gas chambers, horrific cruelty, investigation, welfare )

- 1267 days ago -
Kaplan Pound is located in Vermilion Parish, LA. They guarantee animals to be held only 4 days, with no chance of public adoption. After the holding period, they are gassed - a process that can take hours.
ACTION ALERT: State of North Carolina: Stop Using the Gas Chamber to Euthanize Companion Animals in Shelters.! PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, viciously killed, gas chambers, horrific cruelty suffering, laws, ban gas chambers, north carolina )

- 1275 days ago -
In September, 2010, the National Animal Control Association (NACA) adopted a policy: "NACA considers lethal injection of sodium pentobarbital, administered by competent, trained personnel, to be the only method of choice utilized for humane euthanasia of
PETITION ALERT: Stop Gassing Animals ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: alabama, gas chambers, homeless animals horrific cruelty suufoc, cruelty, animal shelters, l )

- 1283 days ago -
The state of Alabama still actively allows animals in shelters to be put down in gas chambers. Pets who enter these shelters run a very high risk of being placed into a metal box with 15 to 20 other dogs and having poisonous gases pumped inside that can a
PETITION ALERT: Ban the Gas Chamber for Our Pets at Walker, LA - WALKER ANIMAL SHELTER!!!
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, stray animals, viciously killed, suffering, gas chambers, animal welfare, walker animal shelter )

- 1297 days ago -
Animals exposed to CO suffer convulsions and muscular spasms crying out in distress, beating their heads against the wall of the gas chamber, fighting each other, and trying desperately to escape including severe deprivation of oxygen and or CO poisoning
Animals  (tags: animal shelter, homeless animals, horrific cruelty, gas chambers, michigan, banning gas chambers, animal welfare )

- 1328 days ago -
A couple of days ago, the homeless animals in Michigan were given some hope. Hope to not die a long, painful, horrific death. Hope to not die through torture. Hope to not be killed by a mass, sick type of killing done by Hitler. Hope to not be killed by
ACTION ALERT: At the Killing of Hope's Bill in Texas HB 3450!- PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal welfare, gas chambers, texas shelters, killing animals, cruelty, suffering, animal protection )

- 1356 days ago -
Gas chambers are widely used in Texas shelters to kill animals in the most inhumane way possible House Bill 3450 was introduced it would have stopped such a travesty! However despite a high volume of pleas through phone calls e-mail and letters Texas
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, gas chambers, horrific cruelty, suffering welfare, protection, texas animal shelter )

- 1385 days ago -
Requesting that the City of Sherman, Texas Animal Shelter change their method of euthanization for innocent, voiceless homeless animals. The gas chamber, designated as inhumane by many. The time for change is now, 2011 to use more humane ways for
Alabamans Seek to Turn Off the Gas in Animal Shelters- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, companion animals, homeless, legalisation, gas chambers, animal shelters, horrific cruelty )

- 1399 days ago -
One area of public policy where animal advocates have seen some success in recent years is in ending the use of gas chambers as a means of euthanasia in animal shelters. Last year, five more states passed laws banning mass gas chamber euthanasia,
Lincoln County Orders Animal Shelter Gas Chambers Closed Down- Don't Gas Any More Animals, State Orders
Animals  (tags: lincoln county animal shelters, gas chambers, closed down, director fired, animal cruelty, suffering, investigation )

- 1479 days ago -
Shut down the gas chamber, state officials ordered Lincoln County's Animal Shelter last week. County Manager George Wood is proposing it stay shut. Wood fired Animal Shelter Director Patty Lackey last week, following a state and local
ACTION ALERT: Tell the Garland, Texas Animal Shelter to Retire the Gas Chamber ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: garland texas animal shelter, gas chambers, horrific cruelty, suffering, terrible )

- 1525 days ago -
Something is rotten in Garland, Texas. And the Citizens for Reform of the Animal Shelter are trying to stop it. The Garland Animal Shelter (appropriately acronymned the GAS) has been using carbon monoxide to euthanize homeless shelter animals,
Michigan Ban on Gassing Animals Passes House
Animals  (tags: gas chambers, companion animals, legalisation, michigan ban on gas chambers, passed, animal advocates )

- 1587 days ago -
The Michigan House of Representatives has approved H.B. 6043 by a vote of 92-14. This bill would permit euthanasia of dogs and cats in animal shelters only by the "injection of a commercially prepared solution". Another bill, H.B. 6042, which has passed
ACTION ALERT: NY: Mass Murdering Puppy Miller Gets $300 Fine--Contact Officials to Protest ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: no justice, amish dog breeder, fined, murdered dogs, puppies, gas chambers )

- 1587 days ago -
This is the latest information about the massacre of the 93 dogs by the Amish miller David Yoder. At this point he has only been fined $300. More protest is needed so the Seneca Police Dept, the NY farm bureau and the USDA know that this is UNACCEPTABLE
ACTON ALERT: Tell the American Veterinary Medical Association: Stop Supporting Gas Chambers ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animal shelters, homeless pets, gas chambers, cruelty, suffering )

- 1593 days ago -
While the ultimate goal is to have no more homeless pets, as long as there are still animals being euthanized at shelters, it should be done humanely. As NACA says in their new policy: "It is the responsibility of those performing euthanasia to use the

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