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Australia: Save the KoalasâEUR(TM) Forest! - Rainforest Rescue
Animals  (tags: koalas, australia, corporatocracy, corruption, politics, wildlife, habitat, ethics, extinction, environment, endangered, conservation, animalrights, society, killing, law, protection, AnimalWelfare )

- 106 days ago -
recent loosening of environmental laws has led to a surge in land clearing and habitat destruction. Koalas and many other animal species are being killed horribly in the name of corporate profit ("development") - this must be stopped!
Blow the Lid Off Deforestion: 1 Animal Is Klilled Each Second - The Wilderness Society
Animals  (tags: australia, koalas, wombats, deforestation, corruption, politics, wildlife, slaughter, society, suffering, investigation, protection, environment, endangered, extinction, ethics, law, habitat, conservation, crime, animalcruelty, animalrights )

- 110 days ago -
the majority of koalas never receive treatment, their bodies broken churned up w/chopped vegetation, piled into big rows then burnt & chipped. Deforestation in Queensland alone, 1 animal killed every second, that's 68 million in the last 2 years.
Ask Your Representative to Vote No on SECURE Act H.R. 4239 - Save the Manatee Club
Animals  (tags: ESA, MMPA, Marine Mammals, US House, legislation, war on wildlife, Manatees, wildlife, politics, corruption, GOP, ethics, extinction, cruelty, animalrights, society, law, protection, habitat, conservation, endangered )

- 114 days ago -
CANADIAN RESIDENTS: Tell the Premier of British Columbia That You're Against the Grizzly Bear Trophy Hunts
Animals  (tags: Grizzlies, bears, animals, wildlife, slaughter, suffering, cruelty, trophy hunting, British Columbia, Canada, politics, indigenous rights, First Nations, ecotourism )

- 345 days ago -
Tell Congress: The USDA Must Restore Its Animal Welfare Database
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animals, ethics, politics, protection, USDA )

- 395 days ago -
On Feb. 3, without warning, the USDA shut down its publicly available animal welfare database, known as the Animal Care Information System. This will make it harder to find out how animals are used in laboratories and whether those facilities are...
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: politics, healthconditions, animals, environment, politics, congress, Endangered Species Act, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 405 days ago -
Republicans in Congress are targeting the Endangered Species Act for repeal. Their goal is to place the mining, drilling, and logging industries above the interests of the planet that sustains us all.
SIGN NOW! Speak Up for California Salmon! No to Senate & House Bills 2533 & 2898
Animals  (tags: news, politics, animals, animalwelfare, protection, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 503 days ago -
These bills weaken protections for salmon in order to pump more water from the Delta in Northern California for use primarily for big ag in the San Joaquin Valley. Water is a public resource, and therefore should include all constituents.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Politicians From Weakening the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: ESA, Protection, politics, EndangeredSpecies Act, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, humans )

- 503 days ago -
Anti-environment interests and their friends in Congress are currently orchestrating some of the most serious threats ever posed to the Endangered Species Act.
Humane Society Warns Trump Presidency Would Be Threat to Animals Everywhere
Animals  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, palm oil, diet, children, protection, government, politics, animalwelfare, animals, protection, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 521 days ago -
The HSUS is bi-partisan, and in the past has endorsed both Republican and Democrat congressional candidates
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Wolves and the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: politics, Endangeed Species Act, wolves, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 553 days ago -
More than 100 legislative proposals have been introduced in this Congress to weaken and even gut the Act, including bills and amendments that target federal protections for gray wolves.
Tell the EU to Stop Aiding Ivory Traffickers! SIGN THIS PETITION
Animals  (tags: ivory trzde, politics, EU, europe, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 593 days ago -
Poachers kill an African elephant every 15 minutes on average. Despite the desperate situation of Africa's wildlife icons, the EU opposes a total ban on ivory sales that would be crucial to elephants' survival.
Petition! USA,Oppose Riders Taking Aim at Wolves and the ESA! #SaveWolves
Animals  (tags: endangered, #SaveWolves, Wolves, politics, wildlife, environment, animals, ecosystems, humans, protection, habitat, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse, environment, humans, sadness, slaughter, wildlife, endangered, protection, wildanimals, suffering, killin )

- 614 days ago -
There is a very serious threat that some of these anti-species riders could become law, unless leaders in Congress stand firm in rejecting them.
Petition! Help Stop the Wildlife-Killer Bill in Congress!
Animals  (tags: Wolves, extinction, anti-wildlife, amendments, Bats, republicans, democrats, congress, dishonesty, lies, politics, candidates, corruption, wildanimals, killing, slaughter, habitat, environment )

- 636 days ago -
It's supposedly an energy bill, but the North American Energy Infrastructure Act of 2016 contains a lethal dose of anti-wildlife amendments that will lead to dead wolves, dead bears and the destruction of many important wildlife protections.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Mexican Gray Wolves Under the Gun
Animals  (tags: politics, wolves, endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 669 days ago -
Senators Jeff Flake (R-AZ) and John McCain (R-AZ) have introduced a bill that could lead to the extinction of the Mexican gray wolf, the world's most endangered gray wolf.

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