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Shut Down Inhumane Hog Farm - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Iron maiden hog farm, Kentucky, cruelty, shut down, diseased )

Marie
- 145 days ago - forcechange.com
Iron Maiden Hog Farm in Owensboro, Kentucky was recently found to be feeding ground-up intestines of piglets who had died of a highly contagious diarrheal disease.
CNN VIDEO: Wolf Dogs May Have Eaten Woman's Body
Animals  (tags: Kentucky, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, humans, pets, dogs, crime )

Sue
- 299 days ago - cnn.com
Authorities believe a group of wolf-dog hybrids ate the body of a missing Kentucky woman.
ACTION ALERT: No to Hunting of Sandhill Cranes of Kentucky ! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: migration, kentucky, winter, masscre, slaughter, cruelty, authorities, protection, birds )

Simone
- 1150 days ago - kyc4sandhillcranes.wordpress.com
Hunters would be allowed to shoot the birds as they migrate through Kentucky in winter, even though sandhill cranes' stopover is brief and has a minimal effect on people and other animals. Hunters consider the cranes a challenge because the majestic bird
Parole Denied for Convicted Animal Abuser--Victory!
Animals  (tags: abuse, animals, Kentucky, parole, denied, victoryAnimalWelfare )

Andrea
- 1250 days ago - aldf.org
Update 2/15/11: Russell Swigart's parole was denied! Thank you to everyone who signed the petition and wrote letters to the Kentucky Parole Board encouraging that convicted animal abuser Russell Swigart's parole be denied. More than 15,000 signatures we
Swedish Birds 'Scared to Death': Veterinarian
Animals  (tags: birds, fish, mass deaths, U.S., Sweden, Arkansas, Louisiana, Kentucky, Chesapeake Bay )

David
- 1293 days ago - thelocal.se
A county veterinarian has speculated that the birds that fell from the sky in central Sweden on Tuesday may have been frightened by fireworks, then run over by a car after landing on the road in the dark.
ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Ask Kentucky to Ban Public Contact With Exotic Animals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: kentucky, exotic animals, wild animals, abused, mistreated, regulations, protection, welfare, laws )

Simone
- 1365 days ago - secure.peta.org
The state of Kentucky currently has some of the strictest and most progressive regulations concerning wild animals used in circuses and other traveling exhibits. Unbelievably, the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is considering changes
Kentucky Legislature Fails Abused Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, protection, abuse, legislature, Kentucky )

Cher Away
- 1503 days ago - animals.change.org
According to the Animal Legal Defense Fund, the state of Kentucky is one of the five worst states in the country when it comes to protecting animals. That's why it's simply baffling that, when given a chance to start improving their record with a simple
Protect Kentucky's Homeless Animals ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, homeless animals, Kentucky, environment, protection, pets )

Cher Away
- 1525 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite passage of the Humane Shelter Law, many Kentucky counties are treating the animals in their care with reckless disregard for the suffering that they are causing. This misconduct continues because the Humane Shelter Law has no enforcement
Kentucky Ponders Measure to Help Unwanted Horses
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, horses, legislation, Kentucky, environment, protection, suffering )

Cher Away
- 1579 days ago - theleafchronicle.com
With time running out, lawmakers pressed ahead Thursday with legislation intended to help unwanted, neglected and sometimes abused horses
ACTION ALERT: Stop Animal Abuse in Kentucky Shelters!!!
Animals  (tags: kentucky, animals abused, animals mistreated, animalshelters, authorities, pound seizure, animal experiments, investigation, animal legalisation )

Simone
- 1708 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Kentucky pets continue to be shot by animal control officers at county shelters, and cats sold to laboratories. This is because the state gave control of county shelters over to county government officials, known as Judge Executives (they are not real
Dog Lovers From All Over the Country Gather at the Louisville, Kentucky, Dog Shows
Animals  (tags: dogs, dog shows, Kentucky, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

Cher Away
- 1954 days ago - examiner.com
The heavy hitters in the dog show world gathered this weekend in Louisville, Kentucky. The Expo Center has indoor halls large enough to park 37 Boeing 747s head-to-tail or let every one of Kentucky's 50 college football teams compete at the same time.
Oldest Male Gorilla in N. America Turns 50 in Ky. Zoo, Surrounded By Females and Fruit
Animals  (tags: kentucky, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, great apes, gorilla, oldes in usa, birthday, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2011 days ago - startribune.com
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The oldest male gorilla in a North American zoo celebrated his 50th birthday surrounded by females and snacking on fruit. The Louisville Zoo had a party Saturday for Timmy, a silverback gorilla born in 1959. Zoo officials report he is
Louisville Gorilla Turns 50
Animals  (tags: kentucky, zoolife, wildlife, wild animals, big apes, timmy, 50 years young, western lowland gorilla, endangered, extinction, protection )

Jacquelin
- 2021 days ago - wlky.com
Timmy Is Oldest Male Gorilla In North America LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Turning 50 is a big deal, especially if you're the oldest male gorilla in North America. Timmy, a western lowland gorilla, will be celebrating his birthday at the Louisville Zoo's Gorill
Kentucky Humane Society Plans Expansion
Animals  (tags: cats. dogs, Humane Society, Kentucky )

Kristi
- 2056 days ago - catchannel.com
Cats and dogs at the Kentucky Humane Society might have a better shot at finding a new home with an expansion of the main campus in south Louisville, planned for next year as a way to mark the society's 125th anniversary.
69 Pit Bulls Injured in Fights Taken By Shelter in Kentucky
Animals  (tags: Pit Bulls, Dog fighting, Kentucky )

Kristi
- 2080 days ago - hosted.ap.org
MAYFIELD, Ky. (AP) -- Rescuers in western Kentucky have finished taking in several pit bulls that police say were involved in illegal dog fights.
 

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