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

Nancy
- 1486 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
- 865 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
- 800 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
- 814 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
- 884 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
- 527 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 Away
- 1282 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
- 737 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
- 750 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.
Monarchs Vs. Monsanto ACTION
Animals  (tags: Monarch Butterflies, Monsanto, toxins, round up, wildlife, environment )

Nancy
- 45 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
We must convince the USDA and EPA to revisit the safety of toxic herbicides like Roundup and to stop approving more. Send your message now.
The Truth About the WWF ACTION
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, wildanimals, animalwelfare, vivisection, testing, toxins, chemicals, FDA, WWF )

Nancy
- 799 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...
Support AB 2657 to Stop Rodenticide Use in State and National Parks and Wildlife Refuges ACTION US
Animals  (tags: hawk, fox, owl, rodenticides, toxins, California, national parks, state parks, wildlife )

Nancy
- 75 days ago - wildcarebayarea.org
Currently rat poisons that have been shown conclusively to cause secondary poisoning can be legally used in state and national parks in California, as well as wildlife refuges and other "protected" areas.
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
- 1326 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
SAVE BEES FROM BIG AG'S CHEMICAL ATTACK! ACTION US
Animals  (tags: environment, wildanimals, food, toxins, ecosystems, bees, neonics )

Nancy
- 54 days ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Tell EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to heed the rising tide of evidence linking neonics to the collapse of bee colonies and impose an immediate moratorium on their use.
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 Away
- 2302 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
 

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