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Help Preserve This Orange County (California) Sanctuary for Birds, Mammals, Reptiles, Amphibians and Aquatic Creatures!
Animals  (tags: sanctuary in need, birds, reptiles, amphibians, aquatic mammals, animalwelfare, protection, conservation )

- 230 days ago -
Developers are proposing a 1375-home mega development including a resort, 75,000 square feet of commercial space and a 4-lane highway on Banning Ranch. This project would result in extreme noise, dust, run-off, and traffic (15,000 cars/day).
Ban the Skinning of Reptiles for Fashion
Animals  (tags: Reptiles, lizards, snakes, skinned, fashion, petition, animal welfare )

- 377 days ago -
Reptiles are constantly skinned and used for high-end fashion materials. This practice must end; it is unethical and heinous. The process of skinning snakes is horrific.
Save Unique Horned Lizard From Extinction in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: US, Reptiles, Texas Horned Lizard, State Endangered Species, Extinction, Protection, Law, Conservation, Ethics, Petition to sign )

- 500 days ago -
Urge the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to officially protect the 'Texas Horned Lizard' by listing it as a state endangered species, in order to save this incredible spiny reptile in the US from extinction and for it to thrive in the future.
Victory! Animal Dealer's Owner, Manager Arrested on Hundreds of Felony Charges!
Animals  (tags: rats, reptiles, dealer, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, crime, humans, GoodNews, felony charges, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 1017 days ago -
Riverside County, California, authorities have arrested Mitch Behm and David Delgado, the owner and former manager, respectively, of Global Captive Breeders, LLC (GCB), a rodent and reptile breeder and dealer.
South Africa: Stop the Illegal Trade in Reptiles!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, suffering, reptiles, tortoises, chameleons, sadness, endangered, environment, cruelty, ethics )

- 1043 days ago -
Tortoises and chameleons are captured by local people and kept in very poor conditions without food or water. They face days, weeks or months of deprivation waiting for a vehicle to stop and for money to exchange hands. Many will die before they are sold.
Norway Says 'No Way' to Pet Reptile and Amphibian Keeping
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, REPTILES, reptiles, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, AnimalWelfare )

- 1126 days ago -
Minister rejects trade recommendation to legalise reptiles and amphibians as pet.
A Scaly Crisis: Why We Must Act Now to Save Reptiles
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, protection, reptiles, habitat loss, habitat, environment, humans, endangered )

- 1163 days ago -
It is a common misconception that reptiles are hardy. In fact they are susceptible to multiple threats.
Forgotton Species: The Fiery Luristan Newt -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: amphibian.endangered, animalrights, reptiles, fish, zoo, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

- 1179 days ago -
"It's one of the most beautiful amphibians in the world, and a spectacular animal to see in person," says Nate Nelson, curator of amphibians, reptiles, and fish at the Sedgwick County Zoo in Witchita, Kansas. MORE
Save The Endangered Giant Armadillo -PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: Armadillo.endangered, animalrights, reptiles, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

- 1180 days ago -
Armadillos are insectivorous mammals that are covered in armored plates of hardened skin on their back, sides, limbs and tail. They have a huge claw on their front feet, which is used to dig up soil in search of food items such as insects and other small
Save The Chinese Giant Salamander ---PLEASE SIGN!!!
Animals  (tags: CThunderbird, Advocate, amphibian.endangered, China, animalrights, forestedHills, reptiles, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

- 1180 days ago -
The Chinese giant salamander (Andrias davidianas) is the world's largest amphibian, growing to lengths of up to 6 feet. It used to be common throughout central, southwestern and southern China, where it lives in streams in the forested hills and lays MORE
Animals  (tags: CThunderbird, sacred, turtle, biggest, tropics, leatherback, amphibian.endangered, animalrights, reptiles, fish, zoo, animals, animaladvocates, death, protection )

- 1180 days ago -
The leatherback sea turtle (Demochelys coriacea) is the earth's biggest turtle and has the largest range of any species, swimming all over the globe from the tropics to the sub-polar regions. When it comes time to dig a nest and lay its eggs, MORE
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Killing of America's Highly Imperiled Reptiles and Amphibians
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, reptiles, turtles, snakes, endangered, humans, protection )

- 1457 days ago -
Frogs, turtles, salamanders and snakes are being pushed to the brink of extinction by pesticides, habitat destruction, global warming and disease.
40% of Madagascar's Reptiles at Risk of Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, reptiles, Madagasgar, pet trade, habitat loss, overdevelopment, extinction, wildlife, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals, protection, humans, abuse, law, ethics )

- 1638 days ago -
40 percent of Madagascar's terrestrial reptiles are threatened with extinction due to habitat loss and over-collection for the pet trade, reports the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) in its latest update of the Red List of Threatened
Florida: Alligator Wrestling Is Not A Sport
Animals  (tags: alligator, wrestling, reptiles, dangerous, tourist attraction, abuse, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, society, suffering, wil )

- 1685 days ago -
At these wrestling shows, handlers drag the alligators out from the water and force them into positions whereby they can become extremely agitated or lose consciousness. Alligators are extremely wild and dangerous animals, and this sport serves nothing m
WILD ABOUT TEXAS: Secretive Species Is True State 'Native'
Animals  (tags: environment, habitat, reptiles, wildlife, texasgoodnews, investigation, protection )

- 1706 days ago -
SAN ANGELO, Texas -- Texas is famous for many things, and no other state in the Union has the pride or respect that Texas receives.

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