START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Animals

ACTION ALERT: Pledge Your Support For Wolves ! PLEASE SIGN PLEDGE !
Animals  (tags: wolves, maligned, states, massacred, protection, legalisation, government, wildlife, endangered )

Simone
- 1266 days ago - wg.convio.net
Wolves could soon be stripped of their Endangered Species Act protections, placing them in the crosshairs of those ranchers and hunters who refuse to tolerate this ecologically vital carnivore. A recent political deal struck between some conservation
ACTION ALERT: Co-Sponsor the PAW Act(S. 1535 & H.R. 3381) !!!!
Animals  (tags: wolves, alaska, gunned down, killed, protection, paw act, maligned )

Simone
- 1651 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
This past weekend, Alaska officials began using spotter planes and a helicopter to track and kill roughly two hundred wolves in the Fortymile Region of Alaska near the Yukon-Charlie Rivers National Preserve.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Huffington Post to Stop Spreading Misinformation About Pit Bulls!!
Animals  (tags: huffington post, pit bulls, maligned, misinformation )

Simone
- 1663 days ago - change.org
Huffington Post included pit bulls in their list of "When Man's Best Friend is Deadly: 9 Dangerous Pets" alongside tigers, alligators, and other animals "not meant to be domesticated."
Wolf Kills Are Shameful
Animals  (tags: wolf killed, slaughterd, wolf packs, humans, destruction, wildlife, maligned )

Simone
- 1740 days ago - mtexpress.com
On the eve of Thanksgiving, Nov. 25, the Basin Butte wolf pack of Stanley was brutally gunned down from the air by Wildlife Services at the urging of state game managers and the livestock industry. This, in addition to the hunting season on wolves just
Talk Show Hosts Who Know Nothing About Pit Bulls: Please Shut Up
Animals  (tags: talk show hosts, pit bull dogs, maligned, attacked, controversy, welfare )

Simone
- 1744 days ago - animalrights.change.org
First, we had the oh-so-funny remarks from Chris Rock and Jay Leno dismissing the torture and killing of pit bulls as not so bad because they're not, according to Rock, "real dogs." And now we have "killer pit bull" obnoxiousness from David Letterman.
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?
Animals  (tags: wolves, humans, wildife, survival, hunted, killed, maligned )

Simone
- 1755 days ago - scenenewspaper.com
Why? Because in a fair fight they can take us, and after taking us they would use their tremendous jaws to crack our skulls like nutshells and munch our brains. And if wolves had opposable thumbs, they might even turn our pelts into capes or some other
State Releases Video of 10-Wolf Pack in Oregon
Animals  (tags: 10 wolf pack, discovery, video, wolves, maligned, killed, young wolves, wolf cubs )

Simone
- 1766 days ago - kval.com
This video taken by ODFW on Nov. 12, 2009 in the Imnaha Wildlife Management Unit (east of Joseph, Ore. in Wallowa County) shows at least 10 wolves make up a pack that ODFW has been monitoring since June 2008. The video was taken from an adjacent ridge
The Sweetness of Pit Bulls
Animals  (tags: pit bulls dogs, maligned, owners, bad owners, sweetness, kindness, companions )

Simone
- 1771 days ago - animallawcoalition.com
We don't have a bad-dog problem, we have a bad-owner problem. Recently in the news was the story of a pit bull that attacked a female postal worker. An unspoken part of that story was the dog owner's grief when his best friend was taken away and
On Oreo, Mabel, and Killing Abused Animals
Animals  (tags: oreo, mabel, pit bulls dogs, maligned, murdered, killed, abused animals, traumatised, fearful, betrayed )

Simone
- 1772 days ago - animalrights.change.org
I somehow didn't know the story of Oreo, the 1-year-old pit bull or pit bull mix who was repeatedly abused before being thrown off the roof of a 6-story building this summer, until today -- when I read about what happened to her yesterday: though she
ACTION ALERT: SAVE GRAY WOLVES IN USA!!
Animals  (tags: USA, grey wolves, slaughtered, maligned, hunts, disappearing, endangered )

Simone
- 1833 days ago - oipa.org
The federal government decided that the wolves, which have a population of about 1,650, are a recovered species and they lifted their protection from the endangered list earlier this year. Then Idaho's Fish and Game Commission voted to allow hunters to
Defenders of Wildlife: Gray Wolves Running Scared
Animals  (tags: wolves, threatened, endangered, slaughtered, massacred, maligned, protection, laws, tragedy )

Simone
- 1859 days ago - examiner.com
What is the point of spending decades of time and millions of dollars to make headway in restoring healthy populations of an endangered animal, the gray wolf, only to delist it from ESA protection prematurely, then turn around and allow it to be shot
It's a Dog's Life for Fraser Island's Maligned Dingoes
Animals  (tags: frazer island, dingoes, native australian wild dogs, maligned, killed, outcasted, starved, wildlife )

Simone
- 1953 days ago - brisbanetimes.com.au
Last week's killing of another four Fraser Island dingoes by national park rangers has revived intense debate about the future of the native dog. Long-time island resident David Monk says the government should "kill the bloody lot", while others
The Black Cat: A Bad Rap and Silly Superstitions
Animals  (tags: black cats, maligned, superstitions, bad rap, undeserved, cats )

Simone
- 2182 days ago - pasadosafehaven.org
The black cat has gotten a bad rap in this country ever since the Pilgrims arrived at Plymouth Rock with their devout faith and suspicion of anything deemed of the devil. They viewed the black cat as a companion, or familiar to witches, which kinda sound
In Defence of Russia's Wolves
Animals  (tags: russian wolves, maligned, old woman's tales, threatened, protection, advocates, cruelty )

Simone
- 2344 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Russian wolves are still the subjects of old human hatreds and cruelties. So imagine the loneliness of Russian wolf biologists.
Coyotes a Wily Wild Neighbor
Animals  (tags: coyotes, wily neighbour, wildlife, maligned, survivor, protection )

Simone
- 2359 days ago - santacruzsentinel.com
The coyote is a member of the dog family and is native to California. They are one of the three different types of wild dogs found in North America. The coyote resembles a small German shepherd with the exception of the long snout and bushy, black-tipped
 

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 maligned

top story finders in Animals

1. Natasha Salgado 240 popular stories

2. Richard S. 239 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 238 popular stories

4. AniMae Chi 227 popular stories

5. Carole K. 222 popular stories

6. Laura H. 205 popular stories

7. Alexandra G. 189 popular stories

8. Angel W. 176 popular stories

9. Annie Cowling 163 popular stories

10. charles mclachlan 162 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!