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TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Creative New Way of Increasing Dog Adoptions - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, good news, photobombing, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, goodnews )

- 692 days ago -
Commend "mutt-bombing" photo initiative to find homes for more rescue dogs
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Ellen DeGeneres for Feeding Thousands of Homeless Pets - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, charitable work, Ellen Degeneres, feeding shleter animals, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, goodnews )

- 705 days ago -
Applaud Ms. DeGeneres' work supporting homeless pets and raising awareness for animal shelters
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Recurrent Abuse at Animal Shelter - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, shelter animals, suffering, animalcruelty, animalrights, humans )

- 737 days ago -
The unnecessary killing and abusive treatment of animals at the Stockton Animal Shelter has gone on for too long. It is a pattern that must be ended.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Retiree Using Time and Money to Help Animal Shelters
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, helping shelter animals, making a difference, protection, pets, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty )

- 764 days ago -
Lyman Pope is a big dog lover. He made a fortune in real estate, and now the 85-year-old retiree is using his wealth to give back to the dogs that he loves
TAKE ACTION NOW! Demand An End to Cruel Gassing and Heartstick Death of Animals in American Shelters
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animaladvocates, protection, killing, humans, cruelty, animalcruelty )

- 764 days ago -
Every year in America 8 million animals are abandoned in shelters.4 million are killed .Many States still use gas which takes 15-30 minutes or heart sticks which randomly inject acid into an animals heart.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Long County GA; Demand to Cease Eviction of Miracle Ranch Animal Rescue
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, shelter animals, protection, pets, cats, dogs, animalrights )

- 837 days ago -
Miracle Ranch, an animal rescue shelter, has been bullied by locals and county officials into closing due to fear for the safety of their volunteers and animals.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Commend Ralph Lauren for Promoting the Adoption of Shelter Animals
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animaladvocates, goodnews, GoodNews, protection, humans, dogs, cats )

- 841 days ago -
Ralph Lauren's efforts to help find shelter pets a new home sets a positive example for consumers as well as other designers. The campaign successfully saw many dogs and even some cats adopted. Your signature will thank Ralph Lauren for bringing attentio
TAKE ACTION NOW! Congress: Give a Tax Credit to People Who Adopt Animals From Shelters
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, tax breaks, politics, adopting a new furry friend, protection, pets, rescued )

- 858 days ago -
Give people an annual tax credit of $100 a year (or a graduated amount... $25 for each year you own the same animal) they would be more likely to adopt from shelters. Please consider sponsoring legislation to give adopters a break
TAKE ACTION NOW! Pledge to Save a Pet From Euthanasia
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, politics, protection )

- 873 days ago -
Pledge to adopt your next pet in order to reduce unwanted animals being euthanized.
TAKE ACTION NOW! U.S. Attorney George Beck : Donate Seized Funds From Dog-Fighting Rings To Humane Societies
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, politics, protection )

- 894 days ago -
This petition's goal is for the government to donate the $500,000.00 in seized funds from the August 2013 multi-state, illegal dog-fighting ring to the affected area's humane societies and no-kill animal shelters.
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, SHELTER ANIMALS, wildlife, pets, dogs )

- 1046 days ago -
Valley Cottage--NY--Rebuild Hi-Tor plans its first Rock the Rebuild 5K on Saturday, April 13 to raise funds for a new animal shelter
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Animal Welfare Group for Donating Handmade Pet Supplies to Shelters
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, SHELTER ANIMALS, wildlife, pets, dogs )

- 1061 days ago -
Thank the animal welfare group Dancing for Animals for sewing toys and beds to donate to shelters
OP-ED: Shelter Dogs Deserve 'Best in Show'
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, protection, pets, dogs, cats )

- 1083 days ago -
While many dog lovers will soon be watching pampered pooches strut their stuff on the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show stage, the ASPCA has this reminder: Dogs in shelters might not have a distinguished pedigree, but they are equally deserving of pomp and
ANIMAL NEWS YOU CAN USE: 4 Things To Know Before Adopting A Rescue
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, shelter animals, adopting a shelter animal, dogs, cats, pets, AnimalWelfare, protection )

- 1105 days ago -
Adopting a rescue can be a greatly rewarding experience. Here are a few things to consider before you bring your new furry friend home.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Euthanizing Shelter Animals in Gas Chambers
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, shelter animals, animaladvocates, wildlife, protection, pets, dogs, cats )

- 1111 days ago -
The only acceptable form of euthanasia should be by injection. Injecting an animal is quicker, and provides a more comforting environment for the animal. It also doesn't cause any harm for anyone else in the room since there are no poisonous gases being u

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