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Lethal Wildlife Poison May Be Banned in US
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, poison, cruelty, animalwelfare )

- 831 days ago -
Compound 1080 is a colorless, odorless, tasteless, water soluble toxin, and classified as a chemical weapon by several countries for its potential threat to water supplies, yet it is still used in "livestock protection collars"
Protect Our Pork! Keep Harmful Stimulants Out Of Our Food *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, ethics, humans, Poison, investigation, protection, society )

- 848 days ago -
Ractopamine -- a growth stimulant used in pork products -- causes health concerns for animals and humans, including high heart rates and cardiac episodes. The pork industry has suffered from ...
Scotts Miracle-Gro Fined $12.5M For Knowingly Selling Bird Seed Tainted With Deadly Pesticides
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, animals, brds, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, wildanimals, wildlife, Scotts Miracle-Gro, poison, chemicals )

- 1179 days ago -
Today the Scotts Miracle-Gro Company was sentenced for eleven criminal violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) that it plead guilty to in February. As punishment, the company has agreed to pay a $4 million fine and-->
Recall **Toxic** Nestle Purina Chicken Jerky Treats Made in China - Please Sign **
Animals  (tags: avoidable tragedy!, petition, pet, dog, treat, toxin, kidney failure, poison, ban, take action, protect our pets! )

- 1183 days ago -
Terry Safranek lost her best friend on Friday, January 13, 2012, nine days after he ingested the last food he ever ate: Waggin' Train "Wholesome" Chicken Jerky. He was part of an epidemic: more than 600 cases of illness. A problem the FDA knew about...
Animals  (tags: alert, tainted dog food, dogs, poison, protection )

- 1365 days ago -
Kirkland Canned Lamb and Rice Dog Food May Need Recall. Dogs are ill and dying.
Stop Placing Poison and Killing Street Animals! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: Kuwait, dogs, cats, street, strays, poison, killing, AnimalCruelty, abuse, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, crime, death, killing, law, pets, suffering )

- 1378 days ago -
It's unbelievably cruel, selfish and irresponsible to control street animals by killing them with poison. The poison is causing pain, twitches and nervous breakdown to the animal who is experiencing unbearable pain just before death.
Relocation for Praire Dogs- Not Poison! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: prarie dog, poison, relocate, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, death, habitat, protection, suffering, wildlife )

- 1389 days ago -
We ask that South Dakota stop to poisioning praire dogs in favor of relocting them. Survival of the prairie dog is critical to the continued existence of the prairie ecosystem, one of the most endangered ecosystems in the world.
Stop Dog Poisoning in Nepal! Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: petition, poison, nepal, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, investigation, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness )

- 1537 days ago -
In Nepal, almost all municipalities poison dogs in order to control their numbers and (feared) outbreaks of rabies. The images of 'man's best friend' dying a slow and agonizing death are heart rendering and deeply traumatizing for children and others.
"Two Killers That Need to Go: The Case Against Poisoning Our Wildlife and Pets"   video
Animals  (tags: killing, animals, wildlife, poison, government, private ranchers )

- 1569 days ago -
Government poisoning of wildlife- WITH OUR TAX DOLLARS!!!!!! This is ONE CUT THAT CAN COME OUT OF THE BUDGET! WHY SHOULD WE BE FUNDING THIS? Call you representative and Obama - tell them to cut this program - they spend millions for private ranchers!
Freaky' Mouse Is Immune to Poison
Animals  (tags: Mouse, Poison, toxin, hybridization )

- 1592 days ago -
Interbreeding has likely resulted in a hybrid house mouse that is resistant to a common rodent toxin.The findings show how hybridization can occur naturally among animals.
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cats, dogs, ethics, cruelty, animals, killed, poison, protection, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, society )

- 1672 days ago -
PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE THIS PETITION. "The poison used is Strychnine. It is a highly poisonous alkaloid causing paralysis and contraction of muscles until it reaches the heart muscle leading to death. This poison is banned in most countries of the world."
Top 10 Pet Toxins of 2010
Animals  (tags: ASPCA news, pets, toxins, poison, safety, home )

- 1760 days ago -
As in years past, human drugs topped the list of toxins that most often affected our furry friends in 2010. Read the full list of offending substances, and learn how to keep your pet safe from household
We Want a Ban of Sales on Poisons to the Public ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, suffering, poison, protection, environment )

- 1826 days ago -
We want a ban of poisons to the public this should not be allowed to buy as people are laying poison down to kill strays and owned animals
Leadhills Conviction Strengthens Case for Liability for Estate Bosses
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, poison, wildlife, environment, protection )

- 1829 days ago -
We at OneKind are very proud today of our investigations and field research officer, who played a pivotal role in securing the conviction of a gamekeeper who set out poisoned bait on the Leadhills shooting estate in South Lanarkshire.
A Victory for the Underdogs!
Animals  (tags: environment, birds, poison, Avitrol )

- 1842 days ago -
On Oct. 31, the only U.S. manufacturer of Avitrol, a product responsible for the deaths of millions of birds every year, closed its doors and ceased sales.

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