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Tell North Carolina Wildlife Commission: Revoke License of Animal Welfare Violator Jambbas Ranch Tours
Animals  (tags: USDA, North Carolina, animal welfare, animal rights, cruelty, Jambbas Ranch Tours, Ben the Bear )

- 695 days ago -
More than seven months ago, the USDA charged Jambbas Ranch Tours in Fayetteville, NC, with nearly a dozen violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act. Despite this, the dismal menagerie is still holding many animals in deplorable conditions.
Please Sign: Tell Rowan County NC: No More Excuses - Ban Animal Gas Chambers Now!
Animals  (tags: animal gas chambers, Rowan county NC, Cyndy Powell Midgett, Commissioner Jim Sides, Animal Control Director Clai Martin, Salisbury Post, animal cruelty, Humane Society, barbaric outdated practice, animal rights, animal shelters, North Carolina )

- 720 days ago -
Only 11 or 12 out of 100 North Carolina counties still use gas chambers for animal euthanasia. Even though Rowan is surrounded by others that have banned gassing, this county refuses to end this grossly cruel practice.
Please Sign: Outlaw Hunt Pens in North Carolina
Animals  (tags: Hunt Pens, North Carolina, John Edwards, Rise NC, Bill Lea, controlled hunting preserves, animal cruety, torture, unethical hunting, NC Wildlife Resources Commission, NC Wildlife Advocates, NC Legislature, AnimalWelfare, abuse, suffering, wildlife, cruelt )

- 1040 days ago -
Dog fighting and cock fighting are banned in the US, but in 19 states, pen hunting is not. NC Wildlife Advocates member John Edwards calls it a "heinous, barbaric blood 'sport'" and wants it banned in NC. Support Rise NC's efforts to outlaw this torture!
Stop North Carolina's Murderous Ban on Dog Breeds! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: north carolina, dog breed, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, dogs, cruelty, crime, pets, law, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 1449 days ago -
In a perfect world, ever animal would have a home. In our current world, many animals await to catch the eye of a loving family. The current proposed act would prohibit the adoption of Dobermans, Rottweilers, Chow Chows, German Shepherds, Great Danes,Pits
Stop North Carolina Wildlife Commission From Killing Tame Deer and Fawns
Animals  (tags: animals, tame, deer, fawns, wildlife commission, north carolina, abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, animals, ethics, habitat, humans, killing, law, killed, pets, wildlife, slaughter )

- 1469 days ago -
In light of community responses to this cause and the massive influx of people demanding to change the laws, a website has since been created to promote our cause. Please visit for updates and additional information. Sign in at
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Slaughter of Stray Dogs in North Carolina! PLEASE SIGN!
Animals  (tags: fayetteville county, stray dogs, slaughered, massacred, horrific cruelty, north carolina )

- 1564 days ago -
Fayetteville NC has hired a kill team to shoot all stray dogs in the area. Some are peoples lost pets! Some were only puppies!
ACTION ALERT: STOP Fayetteville, North Carolina Animal Control: From Hunting, Trapping and Killing Dogs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: fayette, north carolina, killing, slaughtering dogs, cruelty, welfare, authorities )

- 1571 days ago -
Cause there is no need for the animal control to take action like this into their own hands. They are suppose to help and save animals. Not kill and trap them like its some kind of game.
ACTION ALERT: State of North Carolina: Stop Using the Gas Chamber to Euthanize Companion Animals in Shelters.! PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: homeless animals, viciously killed, gas chambers, horrific cruelty suffering, laws, ban gas chambers, north carolina )

- 1574 days ago -
In September, 2010, the National Animal Control Association (NACA) adopted a policy: "NACA considers lethal injection of sodium pentobarbital, administered by competent, trained personnel, to be the only method of choice utilized for humane euthanasia of
ACTION ALERT: Save North Carolina's Corolla Wild Horses ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: corolla wild horses, north carolina, freedom, protection, endangered, threatened )

- 1885 days ago -
For the 115 or so wild mustangs that roam North Carolina's Northern Outer Banks, the days of running free are mostly over. The horses have been in the barrier islands since the 16th century. But the rapid development of the Corolla area has seen
ACTION ALERT: Release the Abused Animals at PLRS Lab in North Carolina ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: north carolina, animals, exploitated, abused, tortured, horrific evil cruelty )

- 1902 days ago -
The undercover video at , shows dogs and cats being screamed at with profanities, soaked with water from hoses, having teeth pulled with inadequate sedation. One worker deliberately pushed a cat's face into a chain link fence and when the
ACTION ALERT: BAN Primates as Pets in NC! !!!
Animals  (tags: primates, north carolina, wild animals, freedom, not pets, legalisation, primate protection )

- 2083 days ago -
The majority of states ban the ownership of primates as pets, or at least require special permits. Why not North Carolina?
North Carolina Animal Shelters- Gas Chambers
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animal shelters, gassing place, North Carolina )

- 2134 days ago -
Map of North Carolina Gas Chamber Shelters, complete with Petfinder links. Please help save animals from our state's forgotten shelters. Many of these facilities are remote and get few adoptions. Some have few or no animals posted online,
Woman Rushes Into Burning Home, Saves Dogs ~ Video
Animals  (tags: north carolina, animals, dogs, mobile home fire, woman, saves dogs )

- 2446 days ago -
BELMONT, N.C. -- Fire raced through a mobile home in Belmont just after midnight Sunday. The woman who lived in the home on Neely Smith Lane ran back into the flame-filled building to save her dogs. Geraldine Rice said she couldn't let her two dogs
Dead Whale Found at NC Beach
Animals  (tags: north carolina, marine wildlife, whales, stranding, sperm whale, death, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, suffering, sadness, protection )

- 2449 days ago -
WILMINGTON, N.C. -- Marine biologists at the University of North Carolina Wilmington are investigating the death of a small sperm whale found at Topsail Island. The Star-News of Wilmington reported that the 7-foot whale was found Sunday on the beach at
Humane Society: Largest Puppy Mill Raid In North Carolina
Animals  (tags: north carolina, animals, dogs, puppy mill, raid, abuse, AnimalCruelty, suffering, sadness )

- 2480 days ago -
A spokesperson for the Humane Society of the United States tells WITN that two of the puppies taken in the early morning raid have died. Spokesperson Scotlund Haisley says this should be expected when animals are not well taken care of.

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