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Petition - Save Possum Species From Extinction
Animals  (tags: possums, Threatened species, extinct animals, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity wildlife, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, Habitat preservation )

Kalliope
- 25 days ago - forcechange.com
Save the threatened white lemuroid possum from extinction. Australia's white lemuroid possum is almost completely extinct, with their numbers having dropped significantly within the past decade.
Petitionsite,Stop School Sponsored Animal Slaughter in New Zealand
Animals  (tags: new zealand, possums, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, killing, animalwelfare, protection )

Ruth
- 90 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Kids in New Zealand are being encouraged to slaughter possums by the hundreds by any means necessary.including drowning,shooting & using corpses as entries in a macabre dead possum costume contest!!SICK!! sign to tell NZ govt to ban school spons.slaughter
Petition: Stop School Sponsored Animal Slaughters in New Zealand
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, needless slaughter, possums, prevention of killing healthy animals, animalrights, animalwelfare, huge suffering, protection )

Kalliope
- 91 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Kids in New Zealand are being encouraged to slaughter possums by the hundreds by any means necessary. These kill fests include drowning their young, shooting them and even using their corpses as entries into the macabre dead possum costume contest.
What Are You Really Betting On? - End Greyhound Racing Australia - Petition
Animals  (tags: Greyhound racing, Australia, cruelty to animals, piglets, fox, possums, rabbits, dogs, animal abuse )

Dandelion
- 1027 days ago - greyhoundcruelty.com
The big question is how can state governments and sponsors continue to support an industry that has been exposed for such abhorrent widespread illegal activity? As citizens of the world please do not remain silent.
Petition to End Barbaric 'Live Baiting' Cruelty
Animals  (tags: queensland, australia, greyhounds, racing, rabbits, possums, animal cruelty, petition )

Scooby
- 1032 days ago - unleashed.org.au
Barbaric training practices in Australia's greyhound racing industry have been exposed in investigations by Animals Australia and Animal Liberation Queensland.
ACTION ALERT: Tell School to STOP "Possum Throwing Contest"! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: possums, native animals, children, respect for animals, new zealand school, protest, possum throwing contest )

Simone
- 2641 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Students from the Colyton School in Manawatu, New Zealand ran around and shot possums and then competed in a carcass tossing contest where they swung possums around by the tail and flung them across the playground. Prizes were also given for the heaviest
Fleshing-Eating Disease Is Killing Possums
Animals  (tags: australia, wildlife, wild animals, possums, flesh eating disease, death, endangered, extinction, suffering, protection )

Jacquelin
- 3225 days ago - news.com.au
A DEADLY flesh-eating disease has spread among possums, with the RSPCA getting an average of two infected animals brought in every week. RSPCA wildlife expert Janet Gamble said the disease was found in about one quarter of all possums brought into the
The Problem With 'Eco-Fur'? It's Still Fur
Animals  (tags: possums, New Zealand, fur, killing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 3545 days ago - online.wsj.com
Norsk Leather & Fur in Park City, Utah, recently supplemented its displays of beaver and lynx throws with something new: a fur pitched as eco-friendly. The fur comes from the brushtail possum, a marsupial native to Australia that has become a forest-dest
Australian Possum Smashes Record!
Animals  (tags: australian possum, possums, Australia, hibernation, world record )

Kim
- 3707 days ago - thinkingshift.wordpress.com
A small Australian eastern pygmy possum has smashed the world record for mammal hibernation. The previous record of 320 days was held by a western jumping mouse. But this possum stuffed himself with food and promptly went to sleep for 367 days!
   

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