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How Congress Unanimously Passed A Groundbreaking Law To Protect Captive Orcas
Animals  (tags: Orcas, Dolphins, Marine Mammals, Animal Welfare, Law, Good News, Video included )

Sharon
- 27 days ago - thedodo.com
After 20 years of failing to update regulations on captive marine mammals, two Congressmen have successfully passed an amendment that will force the USDA to update their rules that protect captive orcas and other marine mammals
Marine Mammals Dying in Record Numbers Along West Coast in US - Natural News
Animals  (tags: Marine Mammals, Sea Lions, Seals, West Coast, US, Suffering, Eco-system, Fukushima disaster )

Victoria
- 52 days ago - naturalnews.com
Sick, weak, starving, dehydrated marine animals including young sea lions and seals are washing up on the West Coast filling rescue centres to capacity. The animals are exhibiting the same symptoms and are literally starving to death.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CALIFORNIA:Stop the Killing of Dolphins and Whales in Drift Gillnets
Animals  (tags: GILLNETS, BICATCH, MARINE MAMMALS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, WHALES, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 118 days ago - act.oceana.org
Help stop this atrocity. Sign to tell California legislators and Governor Jerry Brown to support AB 2019 and ban deadly drift gillnets from waters off California.
Ask Grocery Chain to Stop Promoting Animal Cruelty - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Ralph's grocery store, sea world, cruelty, marine mammals, USA )

Marie
- 163 days ago - forcechange.com
SeaWorld continues to make more desperate attempts to lure visitors into their theme parks, which have been under fire for fostering an environment of cruelty and neglect towards animals.
The Real Price of Seafood
Animals  (tags: marine mammals, death, bi-catch, cruelty, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans, whales )

Cal
- 175 days ago - onearth.org
More than 650,000 marine mammals are killed each year by fishing gear. A U.S. law that could help stop the slaughter isn't being enforced.
SIGN & SHARE! Petition | SeaWorld, Inc.: Humanely Release the Orca Whale Known As Tilikum To A Seapen For Rehab | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Marine Life, Marine Mammals, Orcas, Orca Cruelty, Sea World, Sea World Cruelty, Tilikum, Demand Sea World Release Tilikum, Free Tilikum, URGENT ACTION! )

Michelle
- 179 days ago - change.org
We believe that 29 years of forced breeding, splashing audiences & performing for Sea World's profit is enough. Our goal is quite simple: we want to gather 1,000,000 signatures to free Tilikum. If you agree that this situation is illogical & cruel, SIGN!
URGENT! SIGN! Petition | Kenichiro Sasae, Japanese Ambassador to the United States: Save the Dolphins From Slaughter and Captivi
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Marine Life, Marine Mammals, Dolphins, Dolphin Cruelty, Taiji, Taiji Dolphin Slaughter, End Taiji Dolphin Slaughter, Kenichiro Sasae, Demand Japanese U.S. Embassador Sasae Ac, ACTION! )

Michelle
- 179 days ago - change.org
In Japan for six months every year thousands of dolphins are hunted and chased into a cove known as the "floating graveyard" near the village of Taiji. Once entrapped in this cove, the dolphins are brutally slaughtered. The water runs red with blood. HELP
ACTION! SIGN & SHARE! Keep Dolphin Performance Out of 2014 Olympics
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Marine Life, Marine Mammals, Dolphins, Sochi, Sochi Olympics, Sochi Plans To Use Dolphin Torch Bearer, Demand Sochi Suspend the Dolphin Torch R, URGENT ACTION! )

Michelle
- 179 days ago - forcechange.com
Using any kind of fire or torch could cause some sort of explosion & put a helpless dolphin in peril. This dangerous move can leave the animal trainer and the dolphin with painful burns or even kill them. Sign this petition to stop the dolphin torch relay
Locally and Federally Protected Marine Mammals Require Our Maximum Protection - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Marine mammals, federal protection, killing, justice, animals, crime )

Marie
- 198 days ago - change.org
Over the past two years, over a dozen incidents have been reported of people shooting, maiming, desecrating and killing dolphins along the gulf coast states.
Demand Oil Company Admit Role in Dolphin Deaths - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: BP, oil, deaths, dolphins, marine mammals, animals )

Marie
- 199 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Demand that British Petroleum admit to the role its 2010 oil spill played in the deaths of Gulf of Mexico dolphins.
South Africa - Stop Importing Marine Mammal Products (Seals Etc) Via Avaaz
Animals  (tags: Animals, Marine Mammals, Seals, Animal Cruelty, Fur Industry, Slaughter, Suffering, Killing, Death, sadness, Ethics, petition to sign )

Victoria
- 223 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Excellent Global petition to help the Cape Fur seal of Namibia, Africa, which has lost 95% of its habitat and where many Seal pups are beaten to death for fur, adult males shot for a body part. Scientists and many organisations support this import ban.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Keep Thousands of Marine Mammals Out of Fishing Nets
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, MARINE MAMMALS, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animalcruelty, endangered, suffering )

Cal
- 243 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
More than 650,000 whales, dolphins, sea lions and other marine mammals are injured or killed every year after getting entangled in commercial fishing gear used by foreign fleets. This needless killing must be stopped.
Tell Congress to Reinstate Funding for Rescuing Marine Mammals - Take Action
Animals  (tags: orcas, marine mammals, rescue work, funding, Marine Mammal Rescue Assistance Grant Pr, animalwelfare )

Angelika
- 352 days ago - action.foe.org
With the numerous threats to resident orcas in the Northwest, funding for marine mammal rescue volunteers is key to assisting and rehabilitating marine mammals.
Protect Arctic Marine Mammals From Oil and Gas Activities!
Animals  (tags: marine mammals, Arctic, whales, seals, Arctic wildlife, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 393 days ago - secure3.convio.net
The amazing marine mammals found in America's Arctic Ocean--including bowhead and beluga whales, ice seals, and walrus--depend more on their hearing than any other sense. But increased oil and gas exploration, including seismic activities, in the Arctic Oce
URGENT! SIGN TO HELP REHOME ORCA IN ARGENTINE MARINE PARK! FREE KSHAMENK THE ORCA - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Marine Life, Marine Mammals, Mundo Marino, Kshamenk the Orca, Help Rehome Kshamenk the Orca, URGENT ACTION! )

Michelle
- 492 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please support an extraordinary effort to rescue the lone orca Kshamenk that was captured by Mundo Marino more than 10 years ago. Capture & confinement is extremely stressful for orcas. Kshamenk is showing clear signs of depression & ill health. SIGN NOW!
 

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