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ACTION ALERT: Support the Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Act of 2011! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animal fighting, horrendous cruelty, suffering, bait dogs, legalisation, penalties, spectators, crime )

- 1539 days ago -
Fighting animals is a cruel pastime that involves the deliberate torture and maiming of both animals that are used to fight, and the bait animals who are used to train them.
ACTION ALERT: Thank Sponsors of HB5790 - Preventing Dog Fighting in Illinois ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: laws, legalisation, penalties, dogfighting, felony, crime, animal protection laws )

- 1812 days ago -
Thank the sponsors of HB5790, to increases the penalty for a parent or legal guardian, who brings a person under 13 years of age to a dog fighting show, exhibition, or program, from a Class 4 to a Class 3 felony.
New Wildlife Act In Force End 2010
Animals  (tags: wildlife act, protection, penalties, punishment, poachers, wild animals )

- 2047 days ago -
-- The Wildlife Conservation Act 2010, which imposes enhanced penalties for poaching and other crimes involving protected wildlife, is expected to be enforced at the end of this year, Natural Resources and Environment Minister Datuk Seri Douglas Uggah
ACTION ALERT: Tougher Laws for Animal Abuse!!!!!
Animals  (tags: animal abusers, animals harmed, abjused, laws, jail term, penalties, justice for animals, animal laws, protection, punishment )

- 2320 days ago -
I would like to see more being done for animal abusers, I think the law is just not tough enough on these murders of animals and would like tougher sentences being enfoced on those who harm animals any way.
Tougher Penalties for Animal Cruelty ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, penalties, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, pets )

- 2343 days ago -
There is abundant evidence that there is a nationwide problem of intentional acts of violence and cruelty against companion animals. The vast majority of offenders do not receive adequate punishment. Most of those who have committed violent acts of
Charleston Man Pays Huge Penalties for Importing Deer Into S.C.
Animals  (tags: deer, illegally imported, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2452 days ago -
James Schaffer of Charleston has paid out hundreds of thousands of dollars after he pleaded guilty to illegally importing 54 deer in to South Carolina back in 2005.
Philippines Steps Up Protection of Marine Animals
Animals  (tags: marine wildlife, Asia, new laws, penalties, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, endangered, protection, extinction, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2727 days ago -
The government in the Philippines is getting closer to putting into place new laws which would increase the penalties those caught dealing in threatened, rare and endangered marine animals can face.
Law Providing Stiffer Penalty For Animal Abuse Passed By Canada's House Of Commons
Animals  (tags: canada, house of common, animal abuse law passed, animal welfare groups, penalties, animal abusers )

- 2787 days ago -
On a 189-71 vote, Canada's House of Commons passed a bill imposing stiffer penalties for animal abuse. The measure is the first major amendment on the country's animal cruelty laws in over 100 years. But large animal welfare groups in Canada are not
Kinship Circle: UPDATE: Justice For Downer Cows? Plea Deal Softens Penalty
Animals  (tags: kinschip circle, animal abusers, tormented, beaten abused cows, plea, penalties, laws, no justice, animal cruetly, downed cows )

- 2799 days ago -
KINSHIP CIRCLE feels Hallmark Meat Company workers videotaped electrically prodding cows crumpled on concrete...dragging them in heavy chains and hoisting them on forklift prongs...deserve maximum penalties for cruelty. In our 3/2/08 letter-writing
Quick Hit: Maryland House Approves Increase In Penalties For Animal Fight Attendance
Animals  (tags: dog fighting, attendence, laws, penalties, dogs suffering, cruelty, tortured, humans watching )

- 2822 days ago -
House Judiciary Committee voted out HB 719 with some amendments that increase penalties for the offense. Under the revised House bill, dogfight and cockfight attendance would remain a misdemeanor offense, but it would now carry a maximum one year jail
2 Georgia Politicians Soft on Dogfighting
Animals  (tags: laws, dogfighting, politicans, penalties, cruelty, animal cruetly, dog suffering, protection )

- 3007 days ago -
America has no tolerance for dogfighting, then why are Republican U.S. Reps. Lynn Westmoreland and Jack Kingston of Georgia were among about three dozen lawmakers who recently sided with dogfighting interests. Theyagainst legislation to upgrade penalties
Dog Fighting: Republican Congressman Threatens Couple
Animals  (tags: Republican, Congressman, dog fighting, penalties, house ethics committee, dogfighting, cruelty, pets, pitbulls )

- 3008 days ago -
Republican Rep. Doug Lamborn's recorded threats to a pair of voters critical of his views . . . What did the couple do to incur Lamborn's wrath? Wrote a letter to the editor of their paper denouncing his voting AGAINST stricter dog-fighting penalties.
Lawmakers To Consider New Animal Torture Penalties
Animals  (tags: henry, tortured little dog, laws, penalties, felony, animal cruetly, punishment )

- 3019 days ago -
With a small dog that survived being put in a hot oven looking on with his one good eye, lawmakers on Wednesday decided not to make torturing an animal a felony during a special session of the Legislature. Instead, lawmakers voted 18-11 to consider
Boost Animal Abuse Penalties:Daisy Duke's Petiton/Bill
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, Diasy Duke, AnimalCruelty, penalties )

- 3203 days ago -
A central Alberta member of Parliament presented a petition to the House of Commons yesterday that calls for tougher penalties for animal abuse, reports Global TV Calgary. "Let it be known as the Daisy Duke bill," said Myron Thompson, member for Wild

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