START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good


ACTION ALERT: Urge USDA to Revoke License of Lawbreaking Elephant and Tiger Abuser! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: tigers, elephants, wild animals, abused, mistreated, cruelty laws, legalisation )

- 971 days ago -
PETA has submitted a request to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) asking the agency to revoke the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) license for the notorious Hawthorn Corporation, which the agency has inexplicably repeatedly renewed despite years of
ACTION ALERT: Please Help Save Gundlach's Hawk! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: gundlash hawk, habitat, protection, endangered, survival, legalisation )

- 972 days ago -
This species is considered Endangered owing to its very small and severely fragmented population, which has continued to decline until very recently. However, trends appear to have stabilised or even reversed over the last five years.
PETITION: Stop Trapping Silver River Monkeys and Selling Them for Research! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: monkeys, labratoties, cruelty, welfare, legalisation, laws, protectoin )

- 979 days ago -
Since 1998, one trapper, Scott Cheslak of Beaufort, South Carolina, has trapped and removed 800 monkeys and sold them to laboratories to be used in experiments--but his permit is now revoked.
ACTION ALERT: Ask Rhode Island Courts to Enforce Animal Protection Laws! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: rhode island, animal welfare, animal protection laws, legalisation )

- 1000 days ago -
The Animal Legal Defense Fund recently ranked Rhode Island ninth among all U.S. states in animal protection laws. This seemingly good news should excite all animal activists in the area, yet many are more upset than ever about the current state of affair
ACTION ALERT: Demand More Severe Punishment for Indiana Dog Fighting Ring! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, crime, horrendous cruelty, court ruling, legalisation )

- 1005 days ago -
Eighteen people were recently arrested as part of a dog fighting operation in Churubusco, Indiana. After receiving a tip, the Whitley Country Sheriff's Department obtained a search warrant and raided the home of Edward Smith, where they found blood,
ACTION ALERT: Foie Gras- How Much Suffering Can You Swallow ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: foie gras, suffering, brutality, cruelty, geese, ducks, legalisation )

- 1012 days ago -
Animal Equality launches their latest investigation into the foie gras industry. 'Caracierzos', which is the second largest producer and distributor of foie gras in Spain, is revealed to supply European retailers. Footage obtained by the organisation
ACTION ALERT: Bull Breaks Leg At Rodeo! Ban Rodeos! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: rodeos, animals abused, exploitated, suffering, cruelty, legalisation )

- 1013 days ago -
Graphic video and photos captured by an Animal Australia investigator at the event show the broken bone protruding from the bull's disabled and bloody knee. As the collapsing bull stumbled around the arena in visible distress, stockmen shepherded him to a
ACTION ALERT: Tell Lipton Tea- STOP Animal Experiments! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: lipton, animal suffering, animal cruelty, experimentation, legalisation, animal protection )

- 1143 days ago -
Lyons and Lipton teas tests their products on animals, which often die as a result, to make health claims on its products. Rabbits are fed a high-fat diet to increase their cholesterol levels and harden their arteries. Then, they were fed tea in their
Animals  (tags: wolves, massacred, protection, wildlife, legalisation )

- 1151 days ago -
Wolf reintroduction into Yellowstone National Park and central Idaho in 1995 was only possible with wolves' Endangered Species Act protections, and it led to a rejuvenation of the park's ecology. Now, around 1,700 wolves live in a region that stretch
Animals  (tags: suffering, horrendous cruely, traps, animals, laws, banning, legalisation )

- 1157 days ago -
GIN TRAPS- horrible, mechanical devices, designed to grasp an animal by the leg using spring-operated metal jaws. In their desperation to escape the pain and terror of being trapped, the captured animal will sometimes bite off the limb
ACTION ALERT: USDA: Regulate Unlicensed Puppy Mills! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, unlicenced, animals, mistreated, welfare, laws, protection, legalisation )

- 1184 days ago -
In response to concerns about thousands of dogs who are denied basic humane care at large-scale commercial breeding facilities, The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has published a proposed rule that would close a gaping loophole
ACTION ALERT: China: Stop Mandatory Animal Cosmetics Testing! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal testing, animal cruelty, suffering, animal experiments, legalisation, protection animal welfare )

- 1200 days ago -
Major cosmetics brands Mary Kay, Avon, and Urban Decay have long been known for their cruelty-free product testing policies. Recently, these companies and similar brands have begun to sell their products in China, where animal testing is required by law.
ACTION ALERT: Stop The Madness of Tigers As Exotic Pets! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: tigers, wild animals, laws, legalisation, suffering, humans, exotic pets, conservation )

- 1211 days ago -
This is important because the tiger is a noble, humble creature that lives in Asia, and parts of Europe. To raise these animals and sell them as exotic pets is extremely unfair to the tiger because he or she is unfamiliar with our world.
ACTION ALERT: Save Orangutans, Chimps and Gorillas! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: legalisation, endangered, wildife, protection, conservation, laws )

- 1211 days ago -
If the Great Ape Conservation Reauthorization Amendments Act is not reauthorized, critically endangered orangutans, chimpanzees and gorillas will loose crucial programs that protect them from poaching.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Hunting of Humpback Whales in Greenland! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: humpback whales, endangered, survival, slaughter, greenland, protection, laws, legalisation )

- 1220 days ago -
The humpback whale is an endangered species. Despite this, the International Whaling Commission has authorized the hunting of these noble creatures in Greenland. To protect this magnificent animal from extinction, we must ban all hunting of humpbacks

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with legalisation

top story finders in Animals

1. Lisa Neste 118 popular stories

2. Ljiljana Milic 118 popular stories

3. AniMae C. 117 popular stories

4. Natasha Salgado 114 popular stories

5. Anne Montarou 108 popular stories

6. Carole K. 108 popular stories

7. Dalia H. 106 popular stories

8. Laura H. 98 popular stories

9. Candy B. 96 popular stories

10. Inge Bjorkman 93 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

site feedback


Problem on this page? Briefly let us know what isn't working for you and we'll try to make it right!