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ACTION ALERT: Demand Kentucky Crack Down on Animal Abuse! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: kentucky animal crimes, animal abuse, protection legalisation, laws )

- 1877 days ago -
For the sixth straight year, Kentucky has been declared the worst state for animal abuse. Despite the efforts of several state legislators and the Humane Society of the United States, Kentucky's animal abuse problem comes largely as a failure to increase
ACTION ALERT: Save Endangered Condors: Ban Lead Ammunition! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: condors, endangered, protection legalisation, killed, poisoned )

- 1994 days ago -
Lead poisoning from ammunition is threatening efforts to establish endangered California condors in the wild Southwest. According to the latest report from the Southwest California Condor Reintroduction Program, condors are poisoned
ACTION ALERT: Tell the USDA to STOP Poisoning Wildlife! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: wildlife, birds, poisoned, killed, trapped, cruelty, udsa, protection legalisation )

- 2019 days ago -
In recent news, thousands of birds fell from the sky poisoned by our own government. Animals such as beavers, deer, birds and all predators are rountinely poisoned, trapped and shot often on public lands for the benefit of private industries such as
ACTION ALERT: Save the Amur Leopard! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: amur leopards, habitat, endangered, disappearing survival conservation, protection legalisation )

- 2021 days ago -
Amur leopard to need your help, it is estimated the number to thirty individuals. It is greatly threatened. This species lives in north China and south-eastern Russia. The 30 individuals living in the mountains of Sikhote-Alin.
ACTION ALERT: Stop the Sale of Retired Greyhounds to Research Labs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: greyhounds, sold, research labratories, welfare, protection legalisation )

- 2104 days ago -
Not all retired racing greyhounds are adopted. In fact, only a third of them find homes of any kind. The vast majority are put down, or worse, sold to research labs. Racing-dog owners profit off their dogs' last dying breath.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Colombia to Enforce Environmental Laws to Stop Poaching! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sharks, slaughtered, massacred, protection legalisation, poaching, oceans, colombia )

- 2312 days ago -
This week, a team of divers plunged into the depths of the Malpelo nature reserve off the coast of Colombia. They expected to see the huge range of biodiversity of marine life in these rich waters, including the thousands of famed sharks
ACTION ALERT: Stop Animal Cruelty and Medical Neglect of Circus Animals! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: horrendous cruelty, suffering, circus animals, welfare, laws, protection legalisation, ringling bros, history of animal abuse )

- 2375 days ago -
It is no secret that Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus has little concern for the welfare and condition of its animals, which is confirmed by images, videos, and undercover investigations.
ACTION ALERT: Iceland: Stop Whaling and Start Watching! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: iceland, ban whaling whales slaughtered, protection legalisation )

- 2396 days ago -
As Iceland takes steps to promote its whaling industry, it ignores the benefits of a far more sustainable and profitable industry. A 2009 report found that whale watching generated around $2.1 billion annually. Iceland's commissioner for the
Koala Bears Need Endangered Legislation Now: 10 Adorable Reasons to Save Them (Video Slideshow)
Animals  (tags: koalas, endangered, disappearing, australian government, enviornment, protection legalisation )

- 2427 days ago -
Koala bears aren't officially considered endangered Australia -- state legislation lists the species as "threatened," "rare," or even "thriving" (in Victoria) -- but this marsupial is facing a bigger fight than ever before to sustain its populations.
ACTION ALERT: Help the Washington Wolves Recover! Protect Pacific Northwest Wolves! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: wolves, washington, southwest pacific, survival, endangered, protection legalisation )

- 2439 days ago -
The status review will determine whether continued protection under the ESA is warranted and will set the future course for the recovery of wolves in the Cascades and Olympics.
ACTION ALERT: TAKE ACTION: More Oregon's Imnaha Wolves Slated To Die!!
Animals  (tags: wolves, threatened, slaughter, omaha, protection legalisation, wolf slaughter )

- 2448 days ago -
ODFW announced yesterday that more Imnaha wolves may be killed, and Oregon conservationists share growing alarm that the entire pack may be exterminated. ODFW Regional Manager Craig Ely implied last month in a conversation with NE Oregon Ecosystems that
In the Press: Pearce's Continued Attack on Wildlife- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: new mexico, congressman pearce, animal destroyer, mexican wolves, wilderness, threatened, protection legalisation )

- 2473 days ago -
From pronghorn on the eastern plains to javelina in the Bootheel, New Mexico is truly blessed with a diversity of wildlife. This fact is confirmed by biologists. Of all the states, we rank third in the number of species of mammals found within our border
No Kill Conference 2010 Keynote   video
Animals  (tags: animalrights, AnimalWelfare, ethics, protection legalisation )

- 2596 days ago -
August Highlight: A sold-out No Kill Conference takes place in Washington, D.C. drawing people from 39 states and countries as far away as New Zealand and Australia. A three minute video putting the No Kill movement in historical context says it all:
ACTION ALERT: Ban Whaling Now... They Need Our Help! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: united nations, whale killing countries, destruction, massacred, whales, slaughtered, protection legalisation )

- 2609 days ago -
A whale in most cases will die very very slowly and in great pain, its disgusting and again its something in this day and age that we no longer need to do, its cruel, barbaric and has to stop
ACTION ALERT: Keep Dialing for Wolves ! Please Keep Speaking Up for Wolves ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: wolves, protection legalisation, obama administration endangered species )

- 2626 days ago -
Our message should ring loud and clear. No meddling with the ESA. No tampering with the ESA. Remind your Senators and Representatives you will never vote for anyone that has a hand in ruining one of the most important pieces of environmental legislation

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