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Criminal: Showdown At The Tiger Truck Stop
Animals  (tags: tiger truck stop, louisiana, Tony the Tiger, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildanimals )

- 114 days ago -
The Criminal podcast team recently took a trip to Louisiana to see a special tiger named Tony. But Tony the Tiger wasn't at a zoo or nature preserve. He lives at a gas station called the Tiger Truck Stop.
Scientists Conclusively Link BP Oil Spill With Unprecedented Dolphin Die-Off
Animals  (tags: U.S., Big Oil, Fossil Fuels, Biodiversity, Pollution, Louisiana )

- 521 days ago -
Dolphins in the spill-affected areas 'had some of the most severe lung lesions I have seen,' says scientist.
Offer Protective Status for the Alligator Snapping Turtle in Louisiana! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: alligator snapping turtle, protective status, Louisiana, endangered species act )

- 525 days ago -
We, the undersigned, respectfully ask the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to review the status of the alligator snapping turtle in Louisiana and offer protection to this species under the Endangered Species Act.
End Discriminatory Dog Breed Ban
Animals  (tags: Louisiana, dogs, Rottweilers, Pit Bulls, ban, animals, petition )

- 693 days ago -
Very recently the town of Moreauville, Louisiana, made headlines for its newly passed ban on pit bulls and Rottweiler dogs.
STOP BSL in Moreauville, Louisiana - PLEASE SIGN !!!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, dogs, death, killing, slaughter, BSL, Louisiana, suffering, sadness, law, animalrights )

- 699 days ago -
A town in Louisiana has recently voted to ban all Pit Bulls & Rottweilers, calling them "vicious breeds" of dogs. Current owners of these specific breeds have just one more month to either move out of town or have their dog KILLED.
TAKE ACTION: Stop "Breed Specific Legislatin" in Moreauville, LA! Family Pets to Be Confiscated and Killed 12/1/2014
Animals  (tags: abuse, cruelty, death, dogs, pets, law, killing, breed specific legislation, BSL, pit bulls, louisiana )

- 701 days ago -
On December 1, Moreauville, LA plans to round up and kill all of the village's Pit Bulls and Rottweilers, deemed "vicious" simply because of their appearance.
Petition: Justice for Braveheart, Louisiana Dog Locked in a Storage Facility Without Food and Water for Weeks!
Animals  (tags: puppy, no water, no food, no fresh air, storage facility, chained to a car, Louisiana, Shereveport, animalrights, animalcruelty, ethics, protection, pets, rescued, sadness, suffering, society, crime, cruelty, abuse, animaladvocates )

- 738 days ago -
The puppy was about four months old when he was found in a storage unit in Shereveport, Louisiana, back in November 2013. He was left without foor or water and was chained to a car, so he could not escape...
Make Beastiality a Felony in Louisiana - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: louisiana, beastiality, felony, law, animal abuse, animal cruelty, petition )

- 741 days ago -
Animals in Louisiana are being raped by sexual predators. There is no law that is stopping this from happening. Louisiana needs a law that makes it a felony for this type of abuse to animals.
Keep Roaring For Tony The Truck Stop Tiger
Animals  (tags: tony, tiger, tony the truck stop tiger, louisiana, LDWF, ALDF, Animallegal Defense Fund, Michael Sandlin, Tiger Truck Stop )

- 1633 days ago -
On Monday, May 7, the court will hear ALDF's petition to intervene in the lawsuit filed by the Tiger Truck Stop and its owner Michael Sandlin against the state of Louisiana. Please continue to support Tony by signing his petitions. Info at the link.
Demand Louisiana Keep Its Promise to Halt Sea Turtle Deaths in Shrimp Nets ACTION
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, wildlife, animal rights, ecosystems, Jindal, Louisiana )

- 1721 days ago -
Louisiana's Governor Bobby Jindal is responsible for allowing the drowning of thousands of sea turtles in shrimp trawl nets. He had a chance to repeal the state law banning enforcement of Turtle Excluder Devices but vetoed the bill that would have...
Truck Stop Tiger And The Law
Animals  (tags: Tony the Tiger, Generic tigers, ALDF, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Louisiana, USDA, Big Cat Rescue, Tiger Haven, Endangered Species Act, Wildlife, Animal Welfare, Inbreeding endangered animals, Wildlife rescue, Truck Stop Tiger )

- 1854 days ago -
Louisiana retracts decision to quash a permit that allows a tiger to be caged at a truck stop. The Animal Legal Defense Fund goes back to the batting plate for the tiger while the permit holder says he will do whatever it takes to break their efforts.
Aug 11/8/11 Mary Visits Tony The Truck Stop Tiger - Later The Same Day
Animals  (tags: Gross Tete, Louisiana, August 2011, Tony, Tony the truck stop tiger, AnimalWelfare, tigers, animalrights, environment )

- 1892 days ago -
Mary visits Tony on her return trip, OMG there was a kitten in Tony's Cage (Tony was in his den) Tony either didn't know it was there or didn't have the energy to check out kitty. Any other Tiger would have had it as a snack. STILL NO WATER in his POOL!!
Recent Photos of Tony The Truck Stop Tiger January 26, 2011
Animals  (tags: tiger, tony, truck stop, louisiana, pictures )

- 2087 days ago -
Please see the link for some recent pictures of Tony taken January 26, 2011. For ways to stay involved and support Tony:
Swedish Birds 'Scared to Death': Veterinarian
Animals  (tags: birds, fish, mass deaths, U.S., Sweden, Arkansas, Louisiana, Kentucky, Chesapeake Bay )

- 2118 days ago -
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.
La. Has Mass Bird Kill Just Days After Ark.
Animals  (tags: birds, flocks, mass, death, died, mystery, louisiana, arkansas )

- 2119 days ago -
In Louisiana, the birds died sometime late Sunday or early Monday in the rural Pointe Coupee Parish community of Labarre, about 30 miles northwest of Baton Rouge.

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