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Baby Gorillas in the Congo Rescued From War Zone | Care2
Animals  (tags: congo, africa, wildlife, rangers, UN, gorillas, illegal, bushmeat, war )

- 2361 days ago -
United Nations helicopters airlifted four orphaned eastern lowland baby gorillas out of an area where the could have been captured and sold on the bushmeat market for food. Violence between human militias in the area reportedly has accelerated the illegal
Tell President Obama to End Illegal Fishing ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, seafood, illegal )

- 888 days ago -
This is a global challenge, but we can have a huge impact in the US if we improve our laws. Sign the petition below to tell President Obama to stop illegal seafood from entering the United States.
Close Loopholes in the Federal Animal Fighting Law - Act Now
Animals  (tags: animal, legal, defense, fund, aldf, fighting, cockfighting, dogfighting, law, federal, loopholes, illegal, abuse, AnimalCruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law )

- 1891 days ago -
Help make it illegal to attend or bring a minor to animal fights! Organized animal fighting operations are very difficult for law enforcement to shut down. In order to stop the sadistic animal cruelty associated with both dogfighting and cockfighting,
It Was a Bad Year for Rhinos as Asian Demand for Rhino Horn Drives Record Slaughter in Africa
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal, killing, world, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, protection, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, slaughter )

- 1757 days ago -
A record number of rhinos were poached this year in South Africa, home to the greatest number of the animals, as rising demand in Asia for their horns led to increased killings of the threatened species.
Thanh Hoa's Man Illegally Breeds 14 Tigers
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tigers, illegal, breeding, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection )

- 1651 days ago -
Nguyen Mau Oai, 85, in Tho Xuan district, Thanh Hoa province, has illegally raised a dozen of tigers since 2006 but the local authorities have not taken any action
Make Sale of Crush Videos Illegal Again ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, crush videos, illegal, pets, protection, suffering )

- 2310 days ago -
On April 20, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in U.S. v. Stevens that the "Crush Act," a 1999 federal law banning the creation, sale and possession of materials depicting genuine acts of animal cruelty, is unconstitutional and overbroad in
ACTION ALERT: Urge the Sint Maarten Government to Keep Cock Fighting Illegal.! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sint maarten government, cock fighting, illegal, horrendous cruelty )

- 1596 days ago -
Animal fighting is a form of animal cruelty that is outlawed in any civilized country and is illegal under the existing penal code for Sint Maarten. The Government of Sint Maarten recently voted unanimously to introduce a new penal code
BRAZIL -- Amazon Turtles - Illegal Protein for the Poor, Delicacy for the Rich
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal, killing, world, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, protection, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty )

- 1768 days ago -
"Many people lie" about the common practice of poaching turtles to eat or sell, said a man renowned for his fishing skills who lives on the banks of the Xingu river in Brazil'...
Cooperation Leads to Bust of Illegal Wildlife Trafficking
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, illegal, wildlife trafficking, environment, protection, wildanimals )

- 1750 days ago -
There's some big news on the wildlife trafficking front today, with the arrest of a dozen individuals in California and Nevada as part of an enforcement action made possible in part by the work of HSUS volunteers, who cooperated with federal wildlife
Who Could Do This to My Poor Cat?
Animals  (tags: cats, traps, illegal, animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, protection, pets, environment, suffering )

- 3111 days ago -
A horrified cat owner found her beloved pet trapped in an illegal gin trap set near the family home. One-year-old Motley was caught in the vicious jawed trap, outlawed some 50 years ago and thought to have been set by someone living near Shirley Flashman
Elephant Population in Tanzania Sanctuaries Drops
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal, killing, world, wildlife, wildanimals, slaughter, protection, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, slaughter )

- 1753 days ago -
The number of elephants in two wildlife sanctuaries in Tanzania has fallen by nearly 42 percent in just three years, a census showed on Tuesday, as poachers increasingly killed the animals for their tusks.
Stop Thailand's Illegal Dog Trade! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Thailand, dogs, pets, illegal, animal trade, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, ethics, cruelty, death, sadness, wildlife, pets, protection )

- 1642 days ago -
Eating dog meat is widely regarded as uncivilized in Thailand, but smugglers in northeastern Tae Rae export an estimated 30,000 strays to Vietnam every month, at a price of $10 per head. In Vietnam, grilled dog meat sells for three times the price of pork
Unsustainable and Illegal Wildlife Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, illegal, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3139 days ago -
Whenever people sell or exchange wild animal and plant resources, this is wildlife trade. It can involve live animals and plants or all kinds of wild animal and plant products. Wildlife trade is easiest to track when it is from one country to another
Will Your MP Help Farm Animals?
Animals  (tags: Compassion in World Farming, farm cruelty, farm animals, farm, cow, sheep, sluahgter, animal welfare, animal rights, blood, slughter, pain, animal cruelty, animal abuse, uk, USA, campaign, campaigns, law, bill, illegal, agenda, action, petition )

- 2341 days ago -
With the new Parliament now in place, we must ensure that the welfare needs of farm animals in the UK feature high on the agenda of our political representatives...

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