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USDA: Yellowstone Bison Could Launch New Herds Without Risking Cattle
Animals  (tags: USDA, bison, cattle ranchers, American buffalo, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, slaughter, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, environment )

- 635 days ago -
Zuckerman reports: "But representatives of cattle producers who have long fought to keep Yellowstone's wild bison, or buffalo, from straying outside the park say their concerns are not entirely allayed by the study."
Tell USDA to Stop Public Contact With Captive Wildlife
Animals  (tags: USDA, wildlife, wildanimals, ethics, humans, sadness, suffering, animalwelfare, animalrights )

- 675 days ago -
As you may know, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) oversees Animal Welfare Act regulations concerning captive wildlife. However, it does very little in monitoring public handling of wildlife, like baby tigers, lions, bears, and primates....
Tell North Carolina Wildlife Commission: Revoke License of Animal Welfare Violator Jambbas Ranch Tours
Animals  (tags: USDA, North Carolina, animal welfare, animal rights, cruelty, Jambbas Ranch Tours, Ben the Bear )

- 698 days ago -
More than seven months ago, the USDA charged Jambbas Ranch Tours in Fayetteville, NC, with nearly a dozen violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act. Despite this, the dismal menagerie is still holding many animals in deplorable conditions.
USDA: No More Lion Burgers! Ban the Sale of Lion Meat
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, humans, USDA )

- 1066 days ago -
I just signed the petition "USDA: No More Lion Burgers! Ban the Sale of Lion Meat" on
Please Sign: Tell USDA to End Torture of Tennessee Walking Horses: Enforce the Horse Protection Act
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, horses, Tennessee Walking, illegal trainers, soring, horse shows, USDA, Horse Proteciton Act, crime, law, protection, suffering )

- 1289 days ago -
Recently released film from a Humane Society investigation shows TW Horses are being badly abused. Despite the banning of "soring," applying caustic chemicals to horse legs to cause pain and accentuated gait, the torture has gone on, improperly checked.
Please Sign: Make Organic Humane
Animals  (tags: poultry, organic, inhumane, standards, NOSB, USDA, food, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, abuse, animals, protection, suffering, ethics, animalrights, chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys )

- 1297 days ago -
Join ASPCA and insist that the National Organic Standards Board insure the humane treatment of chickens, turkeys, ducks and geese raised for organic food. Current and proposed rules don't protect birds from beak trimming, force-feeding & other cruelties.
DO IT. MAKE THE DIFFERENCE. Urge USDA To Take Action And Save Ben The Bear! SIGN!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, crime, bears, suffering, society, wildanimals, ethics, USDA, law )

- 1304 days ago -
Save Ben the Bear from living alone in a barren wire cage on a concrete floor. His owner, Jambbas Ranch Tours in North Carolina, is supposed to follow the Animal Welfare Act, but it violates the law and neglects Ben and its many other animals.
THANKS LOADS USDA. Commend the USDA for Posting Humane Slaughter Records Online. SIGN!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, death, crime, habitat, protection, slaughter, killing, pets, law, USDA, suffering, investigation, humans, animals lovers )

- 1313 days ago -
After a year and a half since the Animal Welfare Institute sent its first petition to the USDA requesting humane slaughter records be made available to the public, the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service responded last month by posting the records
Animals  (tags: horses, threatened, funding, horse slaughter, usda, horse protection )

- 1478 days ago -
ACTION ALERT: Urge the U.S.D.A to Restrict the Number of Animals Allowed on Factory Farms! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: USDA, animals, imprisoned, farm animals, legalisation, welfare, factory farming, cruelty, laws )

- 1484 days ago -
In a country that limits the number of pets per household and horses per acre the failure to address the overcrowding of animals on factory farms is a terrible injustice. Factory farms are designed to push animals and animal populations beyond acceptable
Take Action -Revoke R&R Research's Class B Dealer License for Violating the Animal Welfare Act.
Animals  (tags: AAVS, R&R Research, Animal Testing, Vivisection, USDA, Revoke Licence, Animal Wefare, Animal Rights, AWA, Animal Abuse. Bclass dealers, Stolen pets, violations, unethical, Torture, sadness, pets, AnimalCruelty )

- 1492 days ago -
Class B dealers are animal brokers that obtain dogs and cats from shelters and others, and then sell them to research and education facilities This is the 6th time that R&R Research has violated the the AWA! Help stop them for good!
Truck Stop Tiger And The Law
Animals  (tags: Tony the Tiger, Generic tigers, ALDF, Animal Legal Defense Fund, Louisiana, USDA, Big Cat Rescue, Tiger Haven, Endangered Species Act, Wildlife, Animal Welfare, Inbreeding endangered animals, Wildlife rescue, Truck Stop Tiger )

- 1523 days ago -
Louisiana retracts decision to quash a permit that allows a tiger to be caged at a truck stop. The Animal Legal Defense Fund goes back to the batting plate for the tiger while the permit holder says he will do whatever it takes to break their efforts.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the USDA to Place Consumer Warning Label on Foie Gras.! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: foie gras, usda, consumer warning, horrendous cruelty, abuse )

- 1536 days ago -
Foie gras products are not "wholesome," as stated on the USDA inspection seal. Currently, on U.S. foie gras farms in New York and California, ducks are force fed three pounds of mash a day through a pipe shoved down their throats.
Citations Issued at Harvard Medical Center After Animal's Death
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, animal testing, animal research, harvard, primates, monkeys, neprc, usda, saen )

- 1549 days ago -
The New England Primate Research Center (NEPRC), a Harvard Medical School facility in Southborough, MA, has just received five citations from the USDA, following an inspection in July prompted by reports of unauthorized experiments.
TAKE ACTION - Class B Dealer Animal Cruelty - Revoke Licence at R&R Research -Pass H.R.2256 Pet Protection Act
Animals  (tags: AAVS, Petition, USDA, R&R Research, Animal cruelty, Animal Abuse, cruelty, crime, death, dogs, cats, law, pets, suffering, abused, Pet Safety And Protection Act, H.R. 2256, B Class Dealers )

- 1550 days ago -
AAVS is renewing its call for USDA to revoke the license of R&R Research. Furthermore, we are asking members of Congress to support the Pet Safety and Protection Act, legislation that would end the notorious Class B dealer business.

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