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Saving Meryl
Animals  (tags: orangutan, baby, captivity, Borneo, BOSF, Meryl )

Evelyn
- 197 days ago - orangutan.or.id
The baby orangutan was found in a very poor condition. She was weak and thin. The owner put her in a lanjungThe baby orangutan was found in a very poor condition. She was weak and thin. The owner put her in a lanjung
***JUSTICE *** FOR ORANGUTAN SHOT 40 TIMES and ACTION AGAINST "Makin Group" ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: justice for animals, orangutan, abused, palm oil industry )

Angela
- 260 days ago - change.org
On December 3, 2014,a horribly abused orangutan was discovered in Kalimantan on an oil palm plantation of Makin Group.She had 40 shotgun pellets in her body,both of her legs and arms were broken and one arm was decomposing. She died an agonizing death !
Lonely Orangutan Seeks Freedom As 'Personhood' Push Denied
Animals  (tags: animals, orangutan, animalcruelty, habitat, law, sadness )

JeanisAWA
- 277 days ago - thedodo.com
The campaign to afford nonhuman animals "personhood" is in the news again, this time on behalf of a suffering orangutan. The Association of Professional Attorneys for the Rights of Animals (Afada) recently filed a writ of habeas corpus on behalf of Sandra
*** URGENT *** Save Katarina, a Orangutan Girl in Malaysia ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: orangutan, zoo animals, Wildlife Trade TAKE ACTION )

Angela
- 289 days ago - change.org
Katarina spends her days alone in squalid conditions at the Kuala Lipis Zoo in the state of Pahang. She is a victim of the illegal wildlife trade and was kept as a pet. After she became too big to handle was given up to the Lipis zoo, three years ago.
A Better Life for Kirno - PHOTOS
Animals  (tags: orangutan, animalcruelty, neglected, rescued )

Monica
- 752 days ago - thejakartaglobe.com
Kirno, a 15-year-old orangutan, was seized from his neglectful owner recently after he was held in isolation for eight months, during which time he received wounds all over his body.
Please Protest Rain Forest Destruction- Please Sign the Petition!
Animals  (tags: rain forest, orangutan, destruction, wildlife, Indonesia )

Christine
- 841 days ago - avaaz.org
An Indonesian rain forest is at risk of terrible destruction for logging, mining, and palm oil plantations. Orangutans and other wildlife that live in this habitat will be homeless unless we gain enough signatures to stop this travesty!
Unlikely Animal Pairs Defy Laws of Nature -AWWW! A MUST SEE :)
Animals  (tags: orangutan, dog, unlikely friends, animals, LOVE, happy, adorable )

Julie
- 875 days ago - abcnews.go.com
And lots of pics of the Orangutan and the Dog! http://images.search.yahoo.com/yhs/search?_adv _prop=image&fr=goodsearch-yhsif&va=an+orangutan+an d+a+dog
Google Earth Helps People Save Rainforest Animals
Animals  (tags: conservation, rainforest, deforestation, google earth, wwf, rainforest map, CO2, carbon dioxide, wildlife, habitat, rhinoceros, orangutan, elephant, leopard, python, bear, tiger, environment, goodnews, protection, GoodNews, animaladvocates )

Deb
- 1184 days ago - bellaonline.com
A tool that enables people to answer the eternal question, "How can I help rejuvenate the planet and protect its animals?" The answer is found by utilizing interactive knowledge; from which ideas are born.
Save Our Orangutan's From Extinction!
Animals  (tags: palm oil, orangutan, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, endangered, extinction, cruelty, death, environment, suffering, protection, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1237 days ago - gopetition.com
I DID NOT watch the video! Just a warning: I do not know what is on the video. It looked too sad to click on. There is also a lot of info written below the video about the petition. Please sign to protect orangutans!
Tell Congress to Protect Orangutans!
Animals  (tags: orangutan, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, cruelty, death, habitat, protection, suffering, wildlife, sadness )

Lindsey
- 1255 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Baby orangutans are illegally captured and sold as pets - while logging and development are rapidly destroying the forests where their parents and other wild relatives live. Unless we take decisive action now, orangutans could go extinct in the wild.
Illegal Orangutan Trader Successfully Prosecuted For First Time In Indonesia
Animals  (tags: orangutan, Indonesia, illegal trading, animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, environment, GoodNews, wildlife, protection )

Lindsey
- 1276 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
uthorities in North Sumatra, Indonesia, have sentenced an illegal owner and trader of orangutans to a seven-month prison sentence, the first time an actual prosecution has taken place since orangutans were deemed a protected species in 1924.
Orangutan Has Life-Saving Surgery In Denver VIDEO
Animals  (tags: orangutan, monkey, surgery, Denver, rescue, AnimalWelfare, conservation, GoodNews, protection, rescued, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1293 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
University of Colorado doctors had an unexpected patient on their operating table last summer -- a 44-year-old orangutan named Sally from the Denver Zoo. Sally was suffering from anemia and had a large infected tumor in her uterus, so Denver Zoo..
Girl Scouts Win U.N. Award For Effort To Save Orangutans
Animals  (tags: orangutan, girl scouts, cookies, palm oil, AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, GoodNews, protection, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1294 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
A pair of renegade girl scouts accepted a prestigious U.N. award in New York Thursday for their work bringing attention to the threat palm oil production poses to orangutans and the rainforest in Malaysia and Indonesia.
Men of the Forest PLEASE JOIN
Animals  (tags: group, Men of the Forest, orangutan, endangered, protection )

Nancy
- 1327 days ago - care2.com
LET'S SAVE ORANGUTANS FROM EXTINCTION!! Some Scientists say they might be EXTINCT by 2012!!! Link to 2 past news stories. Thanx Michela the Host...
 

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