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Animal Legal Defense Fund Files Suit To Free Tony the Truck Stop Tiger! Sign Their Petition Now!
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Roadside Zoos, Animal Law, Urgent Action Needed! )

Michelle
- 1096 days ago - aldf.org
The stench of fuel, deafening sound of diesel engines and never-ending boredom of isolation have been the conditions in which 10-year-old Siberian Bengal tiger Tony has lived in every day for the last decade at the Tiger Truck Stop in Louisiana. Help him!
Public May Be at Risk at Roadside Zoos
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, roadside zoos, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1151 days ago - toronto.ctv.ca
Two animal welfare organizations allege the public may be in danger at half a dozen Ontario zoos because exotic animals are kept behind what the groups maintain are inadequate fences.
Bob Barker: Roadside Zoos 'Appalling' for Bears
Animals  (tags: bob barker, animal advocate, bear pits, bears imprisoned, suffering, roadside zoos, animal welfare )

Simone
- 1709 days ago - larrykinglive.blogs.cnn.com
Knowing about my love for animals, a few months ago my good friend Rep. Bill Young of Florida called me about an unfortunate experience that his family recently had involving caged bears. His wife, Beverly, had taken their children and grandchildren to
Tell Cherokee to Close Cruel Bear Pits ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, bears, roadside zoos, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Cher
- 1772 days ago - secure.peta.org
Tucked away in the Qualla Boundary area of western North Carolina are three roadside zoos--Cherokee Bear Zoo, Chief Saunooke Bear Park, and Santa's Land--that keep bears in grossly inhumane conditions. As though locked in a 1950s time warp, these Cherokee
Roadside Zoos
Animals  (tags: animals, roadside zoos, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, AnimalCruelty, habitat, wildanimals )

Cher
- 1786 days ago - wspa.ca
WSPA has been campaigning to achieve zoo regulations and standards in Ontario since 1995. While the government has passed new standards for zoos under the Ontario SPCA Act, they have still not licensed the keeping of exotic animals.
About Tyson the Kangaroo
Animals  (tags: kangaroos, roadside zoos, disappearance, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1880 days ago - friendsofcaptiveanimals.ca
A $500 reward is offered for verifiable information that confirms Tyson the Kangaroo's fate, or leads us to him. We are willing to pay a fair price for him so he can have a retirement in a reputable sanctuary. Information will be treated confidentially.
Animal Rights Activist Calls for Compassion
Animals  (tags: animals, roadside zoos, compassion, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1880 days ago - lfpress.ca
Vicki Van Linden stood outside the Dundas Street courthouse yesterday for about an hour, clutching a sign that read: Where is Tyson the kangaroo? She was there, along with fellow members of a local group called Friends of Captive Animals, to draw
Native Animals Officially Seized From Zoo Owner! Video!
Animals  (tags: roadside zoos, animals, officially seized, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1880 days ago - lfpress.ca
A white-tailed deer, a raccoon, four lynx, three foxes and a bobcat are all officially out of the hands of a controversial London zoo owner. Shirley Campbell, formerly Shirley McElroy, was found guilty yesterday in provincial offences court of keeping
Working to End the Practice of Roadside Zoos
Animals  (tags: roadside zoos, prisons, caged wild animals, l suffering, cruelty, animal welfare, close down, wspa )

Simone
- 2033 days ago - insidetoronto.com
For almost a decade, The World Society for the Protection of Animals Canada has been fighting to end abuses in Ontario's roadside zoos. Also known as WSPA, the organization's goal is to create a worldwide animal welfare movement, which includes making
MNR Raids Lickety Split Zoo
Animals  (tags: zoo animals, suffering, investigation, kangaroos, animal welfare, roadside zoos )

Simone
- 2061 days ago - soonews.ca
The Ministry of Natural Resources is reportedly removing native wildlife from Lickety Split Ranch and Zoo, a roadside zoo located in London, Ontario. The zoo had been the focus of media attention due to the deplorable conditions in which the animals
Liberals Setting New Rules for Roadside Zoos, Tougher Penalties for Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: liberals, laws, rules, tougher penalties, roadside zoos, animal cruelty )

Simone
- 2202 days ago - mytelus.com
After being criticized for having the most lax animal protection laws in the country, the Ontario government is introducing legislation Thursday that will overhaul the 90-year-old animal protection act and bring the province from "worst to first,"
Roadside Zoos : What You Can Do
Animals  (tags: roadside zoos, help, animals, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2202 days ago - ontariozoos.ca
There are many ways you can help improve the situation for animals in Ontario's roadside zoos. Do not visit roadside zoos or animal displays, If you decide to visit a roadside zoo to see the conditions firsthand, take photographs and/or video and make
No Rules For Zoos : Why Is This Tolerated?
Animals  (tags: animals, roadside zoos, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, wildlife, wildanimals, cruelty, law )

Cher
- 2202 days ago - ontariozoos.ca
The sad reality is that, in Ontario, zoos are given free reign to operate regardless of how they treat their animals or the danger they pose to their community. There is no legal requirement in Ontario for zoo operators to have any practical experience in
Barren Cages, Empty Lives Take Action!
Animals  (tags: Canada, laws, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, roadside zoos, laws, upgrade, environment, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2203 days ago - ontariozoos.ca
On August 31st, the Ontario government publicly committed to strengthen zoo regulations and improve inspection programs in the interim. The government also committed to toughen Ontario's animal cruelty law (Ontario SPCA ACT), which hasn't been significant
Roadside Zoos Are Not Designed With the Needs of Each Animal in Mind
Animals  (tags: roadside zoos, animals, protection, habitat, environment, AnimalWelfare, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2203 days ago - ontariozoos.ca
Zoos should be designed with the needs of each animal in mind, with appropriate features and furnishings to encourage the expression of species typical behaviours and movements. Many roadside zoo exhibits are designed to enhance public viewing and make
 

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