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Toxic Algae Destroys Shark Brains
Animals  (tags: Toxic Algae, Shark Brains, animals, Toxins )

Nancy
- 1732 days ago - news.discovery.com
Toxic algal blooms can alter shark brains, making them hyperexcited and in some cases, killing the animals, new research shows.Toxins produced by red tide events can alter shark brains, resulting in "hyperexcitability" and even death...
Rat Poison Manufacturers Flout Government Safety Rules ACTION
Animals  (tags: health, children, wildlife, dogs, cats, protection, rat poison, toxins )

Nancy
- 1112 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Three companies have refused to comply with a government order to stop selling certain super-toxic rat poisons in formulations that can harm children, birds, other wildlife, dogs, and cats. The recalcitrant companies include the world's largest producer
Tell EPA to Protect Our Honey Bees From Pesticides ACTION
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

Nancy
- 1046 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Honey bees and other insect pollinators are dying off at unprecedented rates and pesticides are a clear causal factor. This week and next, EPA is deciding just how "real" they think the pesticide threat to our pollinators is.
Ban Atrazine ACTION
Animals  (tags: atrazine, wildlife, protection, environment, toxins, humans )

Nancy
- 1061 days ago - savethefrogs.com
Atrazine is a potential endocrine disruptor that can turn male frogs into females at concentrations as low as 2.5 parts per billion. The chemical has been linked to reproductive defects in fish, prostate and breast cancer in laboratory rodents, and epidem
Don't Allow Pets to Be Artificially Colored With Dye ACTION
Animals  (tags: cruelty, animal welfare, Florida, color dye on animals, toxins, abuse )

Nancy
- 1131 days ago - forcechange.com
A new bill that has just passed through the Florida House would put domesticated animals in danger of becoming live holiday decorations this Easter. The bill would overturn a 45-year ban on dyeing live animals, and would permit pet stores to sell brightly
Urge Federal Officials to Halt Cruel Poison Drop in Guam! ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, Guam, poison drop, toxins, cruelty, suffering )

Nancy
- 774 days ago - secure.peta.org
Not only is this method exceedingly cruel, it is also indiscriminate, posing a danger to carnivores, scavengers, and aquatic life. USDA-Wildlife Services claims that this mass poisoning initiative is needed to keep the unwanted reptiles from being ...
Save Florida Dolphins From Their Toxic Home ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, dolphins, toxins, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 1529 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Florida county commissioners surrounding the Indian River Lagoon recently initiated a ban on fertilizers that cause toxins to seep into the water and kill the lagoon's dolphins.
Help Stop Canada's Military From Poisoning Pigs! ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, toxins, sarin, mustard agent, protection, pigs, Canada, military, cruelty )

Nancy
- 984 days ago - secure.peta.org
Because valid simulators exist and are being used worldwide, DRDC's poisoning of pigs--in addition to being extremely cruel and ineffective--clearly violates Canadian animal welfare guidelines that require that alternatives to the use of animals be used...
EPA, Stop Stalling & Protect Bees! ACTION LINK
Animals  (tags: bees, pollinators, pesticides, EPA, insects, toxins, environment )

Nancy
- 997 days ago - care2.com
Bees dying en masse? No big deal to EPA» Last March -- alongside partners and beekeepers, and with your support -- we filed an "emergency citizen petition" on behalf of bees.
The Truth About the WWF ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, wildanimals, animalwelfare, vivisection, testing, toxins, chemicals, FDA, WWF )

Nancy
- 1046 days ago - change.org
Now more than 20 years later, millions of animals are still dying in agonizing chemical toxicity tests, and we are no closer to getting dangerous chemicals out of the environment. . In fact, despite killing hundreds of thousands of animals in painful...
California Gets Warning Labels for Collars Toxic to Fleas, Ticks and Your Pet- PLEASE ACTION / SIGN !
Animals  (tags: EPA, flea collars, poisonous, humans animals, labels, animal welfare, toxins )

Simone
- 1573 days ago - animals.change.org
Last month, PetSmart, PETCO, and 16 other pet product retailers and manufacturers settled a lawsuit in California, brought by the Natural Resources Defense Council, agreeing not to distribute or sell flea collars containing propoxur without warning
Calgary Zoo Suspects Toxins in Water Lead to Deaths of 34 Prized Rays
Animals  (tags: cownose rays, death, toxins, animals, mystery, AnimalWelfare, protection, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher
- 2548 days ago - capebretonpost.com
The sudden and mysterious deaths of 34 prized stingrays at the Calgary Zoo's new "touch tank" had veterinarians searching the water in vain Monday for some explanation. The $250,000 cownosed ray exhibit -- which looks more like an elongated hot tub than
Polar Bears Have Highest Levels of Toxic Pollutants of Any Creature
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, polar bears, toxins, environment, AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection )

Cal
- 1588 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Polar bears have one of the highest levels of toxic pollutants of any creature - despite living thousands of miles from civilisation, research shows.
Study Links Stranded Marine Animals to Environmental Toxins
Animals  (tags: animals, strandings, environment, toxins, AnimalWelfare, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cher
- 2166 days ago - enn.com
In a study, recently published in the journal Environmental Pollution, Eric Montie, a University of South Florida scientist who did most of his research while a doctoral student at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, found high levels of man-made
Plants - Poisonous and Toxic to Our Pets - VIDEO
Animals  (tags: poisons, toxins, pets, animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, dogs, cats )

Cher
- 2582 days ago - petloverstips.com
I've done numerous articles and posts on different things that are poisonous and toxic to our pets; plants, household substances, even trash, as well as other things, not so common, that you might not know about; xylitol, cocoa bean mulch and other
 

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