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ACTION ALERT: Don't Let Soldiers Collect Endangered Species Souvenirs! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: soldiers, wild animals massacred, slaughered, wild animal trade )

- 2177 days ago -
It's a little known fact. United States soldiers buy so many furs, feathers, and ivory from endangered species, they've created a niche market for these products overseas.
Save These Animals & Help Them Reunite Them With Our U.S. Soldiers
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, death, dogs, humans, pets, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, donation, money, SPCA, soldiers, kittens, puppy )

- 2198 days ago -
24 U.S. soldiers' pets need your help before time runs out! SPCA International's (SPCAI) Operation Baghdad Pups program, needs to rescue 24 animals from war zones overseas by June 1st. But we can't do it without you!
Four Legged Warriors
Animals  (tags: animals, photos, dogs, warriors, soldiers )

- 2408 days ago -
Dogs in warfare have a long history starting in ancient times. From 'war dogs' trained in combat to their use as scouts, sentries and trackers, their uses have been varied and some continue to exist in modern military usage.
See How Lady Is Doing!
Animals  (tags: No Buddy Left Behind, Lady, dogs, soldiers )

- 2452 days ago -
Lady and her sailor, Navy Lt. John, were in desperate need of help from Operation Baghdad Pups in May 2011. If Lady hadn't been rescued before the airline summer heat embargos began on June 1st, she surely would have died on the harsh, hot streets of Ira
Therapy Dogs Help Troops Deal With Combat Stress, Depression
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, canine, therapy dogs, humans, soldiers )

- 2622 days ago -
Combat stress on soldiers is a very real problem the military trying to tackle.Now there's a new tool in the arsenal at Joint Base Lewis McChord to help soldiers thru difficult times.Specialist Jon Miles and his dog First Sergeant Butch are on a mission,
West Pennsboro Soldier Rescues Cat From Iraq
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pets, rescued, humans, soldiers, animalwelfare )

- 2637 days ago -
Liberty - named after the base camp outside Baghdad where she was found - made her initial flight, and all of the connecting ones thereafter. Today, nearly two years after arriving stateside, she's enjoying the easy life at West Pennsboro
The Dogs and Cats of War.
Animals  (tags: war, soldiers, dogs killed )

- 2858 days ago -
Baghdad's government is now training its sights on a new enemy: Dogs and cats
Soldiers Team Up With Shelter Dogs in Operation Heroes & Hounds
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, soldiers, shelters, operation heroes and hounds, environment, protection, pets, humans )

- 2880 days ago -
Operation Heroes & Hounds gives injured members of the U.S. armed forces the chance to work with shelter dogs. The program participants include both those with physical injuries and the "walking wounded" -- those soldiers suffering from non-visible
Congo Environmental Group Accuses Soldiers of Slaying Rare Wild Animals in National Park
Animals  (tags: congo national arks, environmental group, soldiers, killing endangered animals )

- 2963 days ago -
An environmental group is accusing Congolese soldiers of killing more rare wild animals in a national park in Congo's volatile east. Bantu Lukambo of Innovation for Development and Environmental Protection said Monday soldiers killed the animals in
A Salute to Freedom Dogs!! VIDEO
Animals  (tags: freedom dogs, service dogs, speciality, soldiers, ptsd, bonding, caring )

- 3163 days ago -
Freedom Dogs is a non-profit organization devoted to pairing specialty service dogs with troops returning from war with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and physical limitations.
Soldiers Getting Away With Animal Cruelty In Texas ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, soldiers, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 3301 days ago -
Two recent cases of animal cruelty by soldiers at Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas raise cause for alarm. In the first case, Fort Bliss soldier Dwayne Sumter left his dog enclosed in a crate alone in an off-post house for weeks. The dog, dubbed "Little Pit
Another Soldier and Rescued Iraq Dog Reunited in the US - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: dogs, Iraq, soldiers, reunited, USA, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, pets )

- 3312 days ago -
These stories are are touching and heartwarming to me. We know the stories of what some of these soldiers go through to rescue and take care of these dogs and puppies in war zones, then the battle to bring them to the US.
Zimbabwe Troops 'Eat Elephants'
Animals  (tags: africa, wildlife, wild animals, elephants, soldiers, eating elephants, endangered, extinction, humans, protection )

- 3387 days ago -
Zimbabwean soldiers are being given elephant meat for their rations, a wildlife campaigner has told the BBC. Jonny Rodrigues from the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force said that several soldiers had complained to him that was the only meat they were gi
Military Rips Dog From Soldier in Iraq, Dog Doomed to Almost Sure Death!
Animals  (tags: rescued dogs, soldiers, sanity, bond, animals, death, cruelty )

- 3480 days ago -
Whether I support the war in Iraq or not is immaterial. What I do support are our troops, our men and women in the military fighting and often giving their very lives. I support them and respect them. No, they're not all worthy of that respect but in
Video of Marine Throwing Puppy Off Cliff Draws Fire
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, dogs, puppy, soldiers, Iran, Marines )

- 3689 days ago -
Please Take Action to urge Secretary of Defense Robert Gates to see that this incident is promptly investigated and the culprits fully prosecuted, and to amend the Uniform Code of Military Conduct to explicitly outlaw acts of animal cruelty. (IDA)

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