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Petition: Shark Fin Fishing Is Wrong!!! Please Help Make a Change By Signing
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark fishing, Endangered Species, painful deaths, Animal Cruelty, overfishing, ocean biodiversity, ethics, animalwelfare, protection laws )

- 187 days ago -
People should stop shark fin fishing because they catch sharks and brutally cut there fins off, then they drop them back in the sea alive. Every tens of million sharks are dying a slow pain full death its cruel and inhuman, not to mention its putting...
Indonesia Seizes 3,000 Shark Fins Destined for Hong Kong Despite Being on Protected Species List | South China Morning Post
Animals  (tags: Sharks, shark finning, shark fin trade, indonesia, Hong Kong, AnimalWelfare, endangered, GoodNews, slaughter, conservation )

- 202 days ago -
Well, it's a start. Indonesian authorities have seized about 3,000 shark fins that were about to be flown to Hong Kong.
Tell FedEx to Stop Shipping Shark Fins!
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark finning, animalcruelty, death, killed, killing, endangered, extinction, humans, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, law )

- 203 days ago -
Please join us in calling on FedEx to follow the example set by UPS and DHL and ban the shipment of shark fins!
Help Save These Imperiled Sharks!
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark finning, shark meat trade, animalcruelty, conservation, death, endangered, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 226 days ago -
The smooth hammerhead and bigeye thresher sharks are experiencing alarming population declines and need your help immediately.
Commend Crackdown on Illegal Shark Killing
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark finning, cruelty, extinction, protection, suffering, endangered, conservation, wildlife, oceans, animal rights, animal welfare, animal crueltyslaughter, crime, GoodNews )

- 237 days ago -
Praise recent seizure of over 2,000 pounds of shark fins by the California Department of Wildlife - it's at least a good beginning but more needs to be done to save the sharks!
End Shark Finning Once And For All!
Animals  (tags: shark finning, animalcruelty, conservation, cruelty, death, extinction, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 287 days ago -
Many countries have banned it, but shark finning continues to threaten endangered shark species with extinction.
Demand Laws Against the Import of Shark Fins in the U.S.!
Animals  (tags: shark finning, ocean biodiversity, cruelty, shark protection banning shark finning, suffering, Endangered Species, ethics )

- 333 days ago -
Shark conservation is crucial to the survival of not only all oceanic species, but also to humans. Sharks have remained unchanged for millions of years and because of this all other modern sea life evolved in response to their top predator.
Ban Shark Fin Products in US & Save Sharks From Extinction ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: shark finning, protection, shark fin soup, extinction )

- 374 days ago -
Every year over 73,000,000 (million!) sharks are killed. Shark populations have dropped as much as 90%. The vast majority of sharks are killed for shark fin soup.
Ban & Stop Shark Finning! Give Sharks Global Protection.
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark protection act, cruelty suffering, ethics, ocean ecosystems, ocean wildlife, protection, animalrights, extinction )

- 402 days ago -
Sharks need to be prioritized. Over 100 million are killed annually. The true number could go as high as 273 million. As an apex predator, they are vital to our Ocean's Ecosystem and a clear & irreplaceable indicator of the health of our Ocean.
Costa Rica Will Be Exporting Hammerhead Shark Fins - Please Sign and Note!
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark fin trade, Shark protection, shark populations, endangered, cruelty, abuse )

- 416 days ago -
Costa Rica has been well known about protecting Sharks in international forums like the CITES and now there is an agreement to a company called Smalley Development S.A. to export to Hong Kong more than a metric ton of hammerhead shark fins caught...
Tell the NOAA: Don't Undermine California's Shark Finning Ban!
Animals  (tags: sharks, shark finning, wildanimals, conservation, animalrights, animaladvocates, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, slaughter, wildlife, animalcruelty, death )

- 1004 days ago -
California's ban on shark fin sales and distribution went into full effect just a few weeks ago - but already, a federal rule change threatens to undermine our state's ban and provide cover for shark fin hunters. Deadline for public comments July 31, 2013
Animals  (tags: sharks, massacred, slaughtered, shark finning, cruelty, suffering, pledge to no shark finning, welfare )

- 1742 days ago -
Help stop needless cruelty and save endangered species: Say NO to shark fin products. Each year, millions of sharks are hunted and have their fins sliced off, and then are thrown back into the ocean, dead or dying,
Chile Bans Shark Finning: Congress Unanimous
Animals  (tags: Chile, Shark Finning, Ban, animals, shark protection )

- 1756 days ago -
In a move that has made the country a new leader in shark protection, Chile yesterday banned the practice of shark finning from its national waters. After months of discussions since the bill on the ban was drafted and presented by the conservation group
ACTION ALERT: Limiting/Banning of Shark Fin Trade in Singapore! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: shark finning, sharks, massacred, slaughtered, legalisation, protection singapore government )

- 1764 days ago -
Singapore is one of the main traders of sharks fins after Hong Kong. 72 million sharks are killed every year for their fins,which are made into soup. When these sharks are caught, they have their fins cut off and their carcasses are dumped back into the
Support Chinese Legislation to Ban Shark Fin, Please Take Action.
Animals  (tags: shark finning, protection, animalcruelty )

- 1867 days ago -
OVERVIEW China, Taiwan and Hong Kong account for 95% of the world's consumption of shark fins. A new proposal by a member of China's parliament seeks to ban the shark fin trade within China. The ban is the first step in saving millions of sharks

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