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Protect Bobcats From Fur Hunting in US - Via Force Change
Animals  (tags: US, Illinois, Bobcats, Fur Hunting, Ecosystem, Conservation, Wildlife, Protection, Law, Petition to sign )

- 64 days ago -
Urge Governor Pat Quinn to continue to protect the bobcat from fur hunting, and not to end the 40 year fur hunting ban. Their role as predator is vital to the Illinois ecosystem where they eat rats and rabbits and keep away from humans and livestock.
Justice for Missy! Fire Police Officer That Fatally Shot Her And Prosecute Him According To The Law!
Animals  (tags: illinois, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, Police Brutality, Pit Bulls, pit bull cruelty, Animal Activism, animal activists, petition, Humane Society, ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS )

- 176 days ago -
Demand prosecution for the police officer that shot a pit bull in a fenced yard with no purpose. The officer denied the owner the right to take the dog to a vet. Demand justice for Missy and a punishment for the officer! Please sign the petition!
ACTION ALERT: Save Wild Cats in Illinois! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: illinois, endangered, cougars, legalisatoin protection wild animals )

- 462 days ago -
An Illinois conservation officer shot and killed a cougar that weighed more than 100 pounds on a farm near Morrison, Illinois. Farm owners reported seeing a large cat running from a corn field toward their home and outbuildings Wednesday, November 20,
Animals  (tags: sacia, legalisation, horse slaughter, horse slaughter plants, illinois, horse welfare, cruelty, ban horse slaughter, protection )

- 1820 days ago -
The bottom line is that Mr. Sacia is trying to say that our pet horses are livestock and are therefore not afforded the same protection as our pet cats and dogs. He would allow them to be butchered in a horrendous manner and tell us that is is all
Animals  (tags: horses slaughter, horse welfare, illinois, horse slaugher plant, outrage, protest )

- 1842 days ago -
A horrific bill has been introduced in the Illinois Assembly that, according to the proposed legislation, "Repeals a provision that prohibits the slaughter of horses for human consumption." The bill also includes the following language:
Bald Eagle Flying High, Off State Endangered List
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, Illinois, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2188 days ago -
Bald eagles, sandhill cranes and Henslow's sparrows were among 14 species removed Thursday from the state list of threatened or endangered plants and animals. The Illinois Endangered Species Protection Board also added 14 species
Horse Slaughtering Bill Passes House Committee- Illinois
Animals  (tags: bad news, horse slaughter, illinois, committee, passes, horse welfare, fighting for horses )

- 2197 days ago -
A measure to repeal the two-year-old ban on horse slaughtering for human consumption in Illinois is gaining some momentum in the state legislature. Former Rep. Bob Molaro, D-Chicago, testified against repealing the ban that he had pushed for successfully
Horses Removed From Carriage Operator
Animals  (tags: Chicago, Illinois, Horses, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, investigation, suffering )

- 2215 days ago -
The horse carriage operator that had six of its horses removed by authorities this afternoon was already in trouble with the city.
Metro East Man Accused of Strangling Cat
Animals  (tags: illinois, pets, cats, humans, killed, AnimalCruelty, abused, animalwelfare, protection, suffering, sadness )

- 2498 days ago -
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. (AP) -- A Metro East man is accused of strangling his wife's cat. Madison County prosecutors charged 46-year-old Marc Macios of Collinsville with animal torture and aggravated cruelty to animals.Collinsville police Detective Sgt. Ric
Take Action Illinois: Stop Inhumane Horse Transport!
Animals  (tags: horses, inhumane transport, Illinois, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment )

- 2517 days ago -
Double decker trailers are designed to transport short-necked species, such as cattle and hogs, not horses. Since these trailers are not meant to carry horses, frequently the top deck of the trailer will collapse, resulting in horrific injuries and even
Otter, Bobcat Trapping Proposed
Animals  (tags: animalrights, habitat, humans, killed, law, illinois, otters, bobcats, trapping )

- 2570 days ago -
Illinois Legislation H 4632 Proposes to Opens a Trapping Season on Otters and Bobcats
Court Date for Owner of Horses in Illinois Trailer Accident
Animals  (tags: Horses, Owner, Illinois, Trailer, Accident, animal cruelty, charges, Lake County, Circuit Court, abuse, crime, law, endangered, suffering, AnimalWelfare )

- 2570 days ago -
The former owner of 59 horses involved in a semitrailer rollover accident last October in Wadsworth, Ill., is slated to appear in Lake County Circuit Court on March 3 according to a spokesperson for the Lake County, Ill., County Clerk.
Ban of Gas Chambers on Stray Animals Proposed
Animals  (tags: euthanized in gas chambers, bill to ban, Illinois )

- 2573 days ago -
Gas chambers no longer will be used to euthanize animals in Illinois if a state lawmaker from Chicago gets his way. John Fritchey's bill has the backing of about a dozen Illinois animal-rescue shelters that consider using gas to destroy animals cruel.

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