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Illinois Tops Nation in Protecting Pets
Animals  (tags: illinois, protecting pets, animal-protection laws, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, humans )

Lone
- 159 days ago - publicnewsservice.org
For the eighth year in a row, Illinois is topping the list of states that are doing the most to bolster animal-protection laws. A new report from the Animal Legal Defense Fund shows that, overall, the country is doing better by its pets
Don't Kill the Bobcats in Illinois PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, bobcats, Illinois )

Anna
- 410 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Illinois state legislature is on the verge of lifting the ban against killing bobcats again. Illinois banned bobcat hunting in 1972 after the population was nearly extinguished by habitat changes and over-hunting.
Protect Big Cats in IL From Roadside Zoos ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, suffering, big cats, Illinois )

Cher
- 415 days ago - votervoice.net
Attention Illinois big cat advocates! We need your help - please urge your Senators to support SB 1824.
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 )

Victoria
- 513 days ago - forcechange.com
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 )

Maria
- 625 days ago - petitionhub.org
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 )

Simone
- 911 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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,
ACTION ALERT: STOP HORSE SLAUGHTER IN ILLINOIS !!
Animals  (tags: sacia, legalisation, horse slaughter, horse slaughter plants, illinois, horse welfare, cruelty, ban horse slaughter, protection )

Simone
- 2269 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
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
SHARK ALERT: STOP HORSE SLAUGHTER IN ILLINOIS!
Animals  (tags: horses slaughter, horse welfare, illinois, horse slaugher plant, outrage, protest )

Simone
- 2291 days ago - groups.google.com
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 )

Cher
- 2637 days ago - suntimes.com
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 )

Simone
- 2647 days ago - galesburg.com
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 )

JAMES
- 2665 days ago - chicagobreakingnews.com
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 )

Jacquelin
- 2947 days ago - ksdk.com
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 )

Cher
- 2966 days ago - community.hsus.org
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
 

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