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Say THANK YOU to Oleg Deripaska for Saving the 2000 Stray Dogs in Sochi
Animals  (tags: Russia, Sochi Olympics 2014, GoodNews, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, cats, ethics, humans, pets, protection, rescued, goodnews, PETITION )

Desanka
- 60 days ago - change.org
Prowling the Olympic Park in Sochi unwanted and unloved, a large pack of dogs were destined to be put down by organizers who thought the animals were a danger to tourists. But the Sochi dogs have had an unlikely savior: Mr Oleg Deripaska.
Watch: Keith Olbermann on the Killing of Stray Dogs in Sochi
Animals  (tags: Keith Olbermann, Sochi, Olympics, dogs, cats, poison darts, poison meat, ESPN, Russia, which side of the fence are you on )

Dandelion
- 67 days ago - espn.go.com
ESPN's Keith Olbermann weighs in on the stray dog controversy in Sochi and is appalled by Olympic organizers' handling of the situation. He asks: "To which group do you want to belong?" Keith at his best, the friendliest dogs are easiest to get to first.
The Stray Dogs of Sochi
Animals  (tags: dogs, Russia, strays, Sochi, photos, sadness )

Giana
- 69 days ago - sports.yahoo.com
Sad.
BAN SALES OF SIBERIAN (AMUR) TIGER PARTS IN RUSSIA
Animals  (tags: amur tiger, siberian tiger, russia, abused, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, conservation, cruelty, endangered, investigation, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, tigers, wildanimals, wildlife )

Ruth
- 136 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to the International Fund for Animal Welfare's (IFAW) Russian arm, at least 21 Amur tigers have been killed this year. That estimate is based on a survey of sales involving tiger skins, bones and parts, and even live cubs on the Russian internet
Russia | SOS! HELP TO SAVE DOGS FROM BARBARIC VIVISECTION
Animals  (tags: Russia, vivisection, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, crime, death, ethics, humans, investigation, law, pets, protection, society, suffering, sadness, PETITION )

Desanka
- 189 days ago - chn.ge
More than 30 dogs have been taken from the animal protection activists and transferred to FNPC Research Institute of Applied Chemistry. Poor animals are trapped in cages awaiting cruelty and torture, and managers of Research institute ignore the law!
Petition | RUSSIA - ATTORNEY GENERAL: HELP TO SAVE DOGS FROM BARBARIC VIVISECTION | PLEASE SIGN & SHARE! TY
Animals  (tags: RUSSIA, abused, animalcruelty, cruelty, crime, dogs, killed, investigation, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

Ena
- 191 days ago - change.org
A group of people, engaged in deceiving, misrepresentation of facts and fraud at large, have taken more than 30 dogs from the animal protection activists and transferred the animals to OAO "FNPC Research Institute of Applied Chemistry", where the dogs
Petition: RUSSIA - OLYMPICS - STOP THE KILLING OF STRAY ANIMALS
Animals  (tags: Sochi, Russia, stray dogs and cats, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, death, dogs, cats, ethics, humans, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, SIGN PETITION! )

Desanka
- 335 days ago - mesopinions.com
In preparation for 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, the municipality launched the campaign to exterminate all stray dogs and cats. Let us mobilize to prevent this massacre. SIGN TO SAVE LIVES!
IMPORTANT UPDATE: Russian Olympic City Cancels Tender to Cull Strays!
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Russia, Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, cats, pets, cruelty, ethics, humans, killing, law, protection, society, GOOD NEWS! )

Desanka
- 349 days ago - rianovosti.com
RUSSIAN NEWS AGENCY Ria Novosti claims Sochi has dropped plans to exterminate all its strays ahead of the 2014 Winter Olympics. Fingers crossed this is true, but let's keep up the pressure to show them the world is watching.
State of Emergency in Siberia: Russian Republic to Hunt Down 3,000 Wolves
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wolves, killing, Russia, protection, suffering, death, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 464 days ago - rt.com
A Siberian republic has ordered more than 3,000 wolves to be killed in three months, due to increased attacks on livestock. Authorities declared a state of emergency and summoned hunting parties, promising six-figure rewards for the top hunters.
18 Beluga Whales Need YOU! ACTION
Animals  (tags: whales, belugas, animalrights, endangered, Russia, Georgia, US, protection )

Nancy
- 571 days ago - peta2.com
The Georgia Aquarium has applied for a permit to import 18 wild-caught beluga whales from Russia as part of an initiative to breed them for exhibition at aquariums and marine parks across the country.
New Home for World's Rarest Wild Cat
Animals  (tags: endangered, protection, wildanimals, amur leopard, Russia )

Nancy
- 727 days ago - worldwildlife.org
Just around 30 Amur leopards are believed to still exist in the wild. Today, the majority of the species has found a haven in the newly established Land of the Leopard National Park in Russia's Far East.
Stop Vanity Tattoos for Cats in Russia ACTION
Animals  (tags: cats, Russia, animal tattoos, animal cruelty, suffering, animals )

Nancy
- 774 days ago - forcechange.com
Cats are sedated for hours at a time and given elaborate tattoos, causing them unnecessary pain and putting them at risk for infection. Tell the Russian government to outlaw this dangerous new trend.
Major Victory as Russia Bans Trade in Harp Seal Skins!
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, Russia, seals, shut-down, animalwelfare, animalrights, wildlife )

BarbKnigh
- 848 days ago - ifaw.org
I'm thrilled to tell you that the door to one of the largest markets for seal products has now been slammed shut - the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan, and the Russian Federation has banned the the import and export of harp seal skins.
Death Knell for the Canadian Seal Hunt: Russia Bans Trade in Harp Seal Pelts
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, GoodNews, wildanimals, seals, russia )

Paola
- 849 days ago - legalaction4animalrights.net
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is applauding the news that Belarus, Kazakhstan, and the Russian Federation have banned the import and export of harp seal skins.
Protect Russia's Animals!!! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: russia, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, cats, cruelty, death, dogs, humans, killing, pets, law, protection, suffering )

Lindsey
- 910 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The situation with outcasts is getting worse every day. They are considered to be trash and dog hunters are killing them cruelly with a strong belief that they are cleaning streets.
 

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