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TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress: Say YES to Humane Cosmetics
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, laws, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 34 days ago - aavs.org
On March 5th, the Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 4148), legislation that would prohibit the use of animals in the testing of cosmetics and their component ingredients, was introduced to Congress by Representative Jim Moran (D-VA)
345 Species at Risk in Canada
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, endangered, animaladvocates, laws, protecting endangered species, bureaucratic bungling, animals, protection, humans, society )

Cal
- 43 days ago - ecowatch.com
Of 345 species at risk in Canada, more than 160 have waited far too long for recovery strategies. Thanks to a recent federal court decision, four luckier ones are finally getting overdue plans detailing steps needed to save and protect them
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Stronger Animal Cruelty Laws - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: laws, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, cruelty, protection )

Cal
- 58 days ago - forcechange.com
Thank South Dakota for making animal cruelty a felony
Canadian Supermarkets: DO NOT SELL SEAL MEAT IN YOUR STORES
Animals  (tags: animal slaughter, animal cruelty, laws, Canada, seals, protect the seals )

Ruth Ann
- 95 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
To sell seal meat would not only promote animal cruelty, but seal meat is also unhealthy for humans to consume, carrying high levels of heavy metals, including mercury. Protect the seals!
ACTION ALERT: Animal Rights Defense Law in Bolivia! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: bolivia, horrendous cruelty, animal rights, laws, animal protection animal welfare )

Simone
- 96 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thousands and thousands of animals in Bolivia are cruelly tortured and suffer terribly, ending up cruelly being killed or agonizingly abandoned. These acts are committed daily, with impunity by people of different social sectors, including authorities:
ACTION ALERT: Indiana: Stop Trying to Criminalize Whistleblowers ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: farm animals cruely suffering undercove, crimes, laws )

Simone
- 98 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
petition It's only the very beginning of the new year, but Indiana is already working on an ag-gag bill (SB 101) targeting those who seek to expose animal abuse and illegal activity on farms. This bill will increase the penalty for exposing abuses
ACTION ALERT: Demand Thailand Vietnam Put A End to the Dog Meat Trade! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dogs, horribly tortured, mistreated, abused killed, authorites, animal welafe, laws )

Simone
- 133 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ths article displays the harsh reality of dogs stolen, tortured, bound, and transported from Thailand to Vietnam so that they can be sold as meat. Dogs are often eaten by the wealthy, and there is a cruel belief that the more the animal is tortured
TAKE ACTION NOW! Will You Side With Sharks?
Animals  (tags: sharks, protection, wildlife, laws, activism, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

Cal
- 137 days ago - act.oceana.org
The sale of shark fins is banned in eight U.S. states, but these bans are in danger. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently challenged state shark fin bans with proposed regulations that could overrule existing bans...
ACTION ALERT: Rescue the Snow Leopard! PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: snow leopards, conservation endngered, habitat, laws, protection )

Simone
- 141 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Population Snow Leopard is on the verge of disappearance. If today we don't take cardinal steps for preservation of population of a snow leopard, we will lose forever this invaluable gift of the nature as already lost forever thousands others the most
ACTION ALERT: Close Down the BRUTAL Rabbit Testing Lab in Budapest, Hungary! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: rabbit testing, experiments, suffering, cruelty, close down labratory, animal welfare, laws )

Simone
- 145 days ago - yousign.org
Pharmaceutical companies as well as cosmetic companies keep a well hidden but horrendous rabbit testing lab in Budapest Hungary. There, rabbits are kept in the most inhumane conditions and wait for their deaths while they are being tested on.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Elephants! End the Ivory Trade in the U.S.
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife trade, ivory trade, laws, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, cruelty, animalrights, sadness )

Cal
- 150 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
With the second largest ivory market behind China, the U.S. enables this slaughter by permitting legal import, sale, and export of ivory in specific cases. The laws behind ivory regulation are complex and difficult to enforce
Change the Crocodile Trapping Laws - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Change, crocodile, trapping, laws, north Queensland, animals, cruelty, Australia )

Marie
- 159 days ago - petitionbuzz.com
Many Crocodiles in the North Queensland region are being trapped and removed from the environment due to the fact that they may be considered a threat to human safety, I believe whole heartedly in the relocating of crocodiles from heavily populated areas.
Demand Better Protection Laws in State With Most Puppy Mills - ForceChange - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Demand, better, protection, laws, North Carolina, puppy mills, cruelty, animals, animals )

Marie
- 181 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Create tougher laws against puppy mills in the state where they are most commonly found.
Your Immediate Action Needed to Protect Animal Welfare Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, laws, protection, environment )

Cher
- 254 days ago - bestfriends.capwiz.com
Urge Congress to oppose the King Amendment of the House Farm Bill
TAKE ACTION NOW! Strengthen Animal Cruelty Laws in New York
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, laws, politics, protection, humans )

Cal
- 323 days ago - forcechange.com
New York State is considering rewriting its animal cruelty laws so that such acts will fall under the penal code, dramatically increasing penalties and the number of cases that can be handled by the state. Passing this legislation would be a landmark for
 

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