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Make Farm Animal Cruelty a Felony in All 50 States
Animals  (tags: felony, charge, bill, rights, law, crime, cruelty, dairy farm, meat farm, factory farm, Conklin Dairy farm, sadness, rescued, protection, law, killing, humans, investigation, killed, slaughter, society, suffering, environment, ethics, abuse, abused, Anima )

- 1933 days ago -
Farm animals used for dairy and meat supply have been tortured and silenced long enough. People from all over the globe have now become enlightened to farm animal abuse because of the Ohio Conklin Dairy Farm undercover investigation that went viral in ...
E A R T H L I N G S : A Documentary
Animals  (tags: culture, society, ethics, interesting, news, sadness, rights, violence, humans, abuse, death, animals, nature, wildlife, politics, animalrights, ethics, sadness )

- 2378 days ago -
"This is the single most powerful and informative movie about society's treatment of animals . A must see for anyone who cares enough to know." Woody Harrelson. EARTHLINGS is a feature length documentary about humanity's absolute dependence on...
Government Agencies Seeking Permission to Kill Gray Wolves
Animals  (tags: Gray wolves, protection, life, animal, rights )

- 1863 days ago -
Gray wolves are protected under the Endangered Species Act in the United States, however, that's not stopping many government agencies from seeking permission to kill the animal.
Happy World Animal Day! October 4, 2009
Animals  (tags: world, animal, rights, humans, pets, wildlife, endangered, protection, habitat, environment, animalwelfare, society, culture, kindness, empathy, responsibility, love, appreciation, health, media )

- 2200 days ago -
World Animal Day was started in 1931 at a convention of ecologists in Florence to highlight the plight of endangered species. Since then it has grown to encompass all kinds of animal life and is widely celebrated in countries throughout the world.
Horse Stabbing Is Misdemeanor - Animal Rights Advocates Speak Out
Animals  (tags: animals, rights, pets, horses, farm animals, crime, protection )

- 2443 days ago -
Sparked by the December killing of a pet horse, a collection of animal rights educators and advocates came together Monday night to discuss plans to reform Buster's Law, which established aggravated animal cruelty as a felony in New York in 1999.
Support a Bill of Rights for All Captive Animals ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, captivity, rights, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 1992 days ago -
Human beings have in their possession a variety of laws giving them protection and justice from harm, abuse, and neglect. Why can't animals, especially those held in captivity
12 Year Old Girl Saves Horses From Slaughter
Animals  (tags: ethics, law, rights, women, animal welfare slaughter )

- 768 days ago -
A recent act of extreme kindness has occurred in a small town in Maine by an amazing 12 year old girl. Her act deserves much more press and acknowledgement and I was hoping you all thought so too. The link to the story is below. We hear of so much bad
ACTION ALERT: Tell Congress Animals Deserve Legal Protections !!!!
Animals  (tags: congress, obama admistration, animal protection, laws, legal protection, rights, animal bill of rights )

- 2044 days ago -
Deprived of legal protection, animals are defenseless against exploitation and abuse by humans. Through the Animal Bill of Rights, the Animal Legal Defense Fund is working to show Congress a groundswell of support for legislation that protects animals
Bannir L'Importation Fourrure Chiens Et Chats - Canada - Ban Import of Dogs and Cats Fur - PETITION
Animals  (tags: canada, legal, horrific cruelty, dog cat furs, fur industry, animal suffering, legislation, animal protection, rights )

- 2444 days ago -
Considering the cruelty towards dogs and cats for their fur, we can only oppose such barbarian, cruel and murderous practices.Please become the voice of the voiceless... Dog and Cat Fur is legal in Canada.
Increased Penalties for Animal Cruelty to Be Introduced
Animals  (tags: law, safety, society, rights, culture, GoodNews, abuse, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, protection )

- 2926 days ago -
The Victorian Government will introduce legislation in parliament today to double penalties for animal cruelty. "It's very much about ensuring that we send a signal to the community that animal cruelty is not tolerated in this community."
Katie Price in Kent Horse Refuge Centre Plea
Animals  (tags: BBC news, abuse, abused, Animal Cruelty, Welfare, UK, England, Sara, Horses, love, help, spread the word, health, care, advocates, rights, death, humans, investigation, killing, killed, protection, rescued, slaughter, suffering )

- 1892 days ago -
BBC News - The glamour model made the appeal during a visit to the Horse Refuge, based in Wittersham, near Tenterden. Sanctuary owner Sara Ross was unable to raise £600,000 needed to buy the land and avoid eviction on 12 August.
Humane Society Probes Put Pressure on Firms - Wall Street Journal
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, rights, dogs, AnimalCruelty, laws )

- 2744 days ago -
The HSUS agenda is "to change government regulation and corporate and consumer attitudes toward animals." They helped pass 86 state laws last year and offer $5,000 for information leading to the arrest or conviction of those involved in dogfighting.
SIGN TODAY to Make Club Morsico Extinct
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, endangered, wildlife, ethics, rights, gorilla, lynx, dolphin )

- 1107 days ago -
On the menu at Club Morsico are endangered species, including gorilla, lynx and river dolphin with a listing of the estimated numbers of this animal remaining in the world under each "dish". Let's Make Morsico Extinct.

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