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Petition : Stop "Managing" Deer By Killing Them !
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, hunting, deer, inhumane, suffering, death, conservation program, Virginia )

- 682 days ago -
A contraceptive vaccine delivered by injection or remotely by dart, typically reduces pregnancy rates by 80-90%. One treatment prevents deer from having fawns for up to three years.
Help ASHA - Virginia's Lone Elephant ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: ASHA elephant, virginia, rescued, suffering, abuse )

- 920 days ago -
ASHA, a lone elephant at Natural Bridge Zoo - #1 Worst Zoo for Elephants in the USA, has suffered a dismal life for nearly 3 decades. She deserves a life in an elephant sanctuary, where she can live a healthy, free life with her conspecifics.
Natural Bridge Zoo Virginia: Shut Them Down to End the Abuse and Neglect of Their Animals
Animals  (tags: natural bridge zoo, petition, virginia, animal cruelty )

- 929 days ago -
The Natural Bridge Zoo also had the nerve to "out" the investigator who was working with the HSUS on the NBZ's Facebook page. Including her full name and photos of her, which will now inhibit her from helping this amazing organization in the future with
Save Elephant From Cruel Zoo
Animals  (tags: virginia, cruelty, zoo, asha, elephant, animal welfare, petition )

- 939 days ago -
Asha the elephant lives at the Natural Bridge Zoo in Virginia and has spent nearly a decade without the companionship of other elephants and without the treatment she deserves.
Success: Virginia Prohibits Cruel Fox Pens in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: Animals, Foxes, Virginia, US, Animal Welfare, Good News )

- 1211 days ago -
Sign this global thank you letter to Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe for banning cruel fox penning. The Virginia government has made the right decision. This is a victory for animal welfare, and should be commended.
ACTION ALERT: Speak Loud, Speak Volumes! Tougher Laws for Animal Abuse! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: virginia, legalisation, animal welfare, animal protection laws, animal cruelty, felony, crime )

- 2252 days ago -
The purpose of this petition is to show Virginia Legistlators that we want tougher laws passed to show that Virginians will not tolerate animal abuse. Tougher laws and tougher penalties will help crack down on the senseless abuse that animals face each
Animal Protection Included in Domestic Violence Bill TAKE WOO-HOO ACTION!!!
Animals  (tags: animalrights, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, protection, sexual abuse, domestic abuse, virginia, legislature, goodnews )

- 2387 days ago -
The Virginia legislature is considering a bill (HB 1716) focused on protecting children, families and individuals who have been stalked, abused, or sexually battered. The bill also includes references to protecting animals from individuals who commit
Beach Cat Stabbed in Burglary Appears on CBS 'Early Show-VIDEO
Animals  (tags: stabbing, television, cat, pet, survivor, interview, Virginia, robbery )

- 2900 days ago -
A cat that survived being stabbed three times during a burglary in Virginia Beach last week appeared on the CBS "Early Show" this morning. Hershey meowed and squirmed during his segment as he appeared with his owners, who talked with show host Harry
Virginia Is for Dog Lovers
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, Virginia, AnimalWelfare, pets, protection, environment )

- 3037 days ago -
There is more to do with your dog in Virginia then you can shake a stick at. One look at the official website and your head will be spinning with possibilities for dog-friendly adventure.
Pups Credited With Saving Boy 3 ~ Video
Animals  (tags: virginia, animals, dogs, puppies, boy, lost in woods, hero's, kept him warm )

- 3174 days ago -
Two puppies are being credited with saving the life of a three-year-old boy after he spent 20 hours lost in the woods of Virginia. TODAY's Natalie Morales reports
Bengal Tiger Bites Young Worker at Virginia Zoo
Animals  (tags: virginia, zoolife, wild animals, wildlife, big cats, bengal tiger, bite, humans, habitat, endangered, extinction, sadness, protection )

- 3192 days ago -
LURAY, Va. -- A 16-year-old employee of a small Virginia zoo is recovering after a tiger bit her when she tried to pet it. Zoo owner Jennifer Westhoff says the girl lost her pinky and had cuts on her hand. She was showing a 5-year-old Bengal tiger name
Monkeys Mistreated at VCU
Animals  (tags: virginia, wildlife, wild animals, monkey's, research, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, protection, suffering, sadness )

- 3227 days ago -
University denies charge by animal-rights activists on rhesus monkey research. An animal-welfare group has obtained lab records from Virginia Commonwealth University that it says document the suffering of rhesus monkeys used in research. The Ohio-based
(VIDEO--NOTHING- -GRAPHIC--JUST INFO>) Death Row Horses - Virginia Horse Range
Animals  (tags: CALL PROTEST, VIRGINIA, WILD HORSES, MUSTANGS, endangered, slaughter, suffering, sadness, protection, animalwelfare, habitat, humans, animaladvocates )

- 3350 days ago -
THE GOVERNOR OF VIRGINIA wants to remove largest herd of horses in US on public land. If he gets his way, they will likely end up in slaughter houses in Canada and Mexico. PLEASE CALL AND PROTEST THE SLAUGHTER!
Good News - Virginia Passes Bill HB 538, Limits Number of Dogs in Puppy Mills!
Animals  (tags: good news, virginia, laws, legislation, limits number of dogs, animal welfare, animal advocates )

- 3396 days ago -
Every day the fight against puppy mills continues and so often only small strives are made due to opposition but finally Virginia has made a big step! We can only hope that more states can follow their lead. It's not an absolute answer but as an advocate
Four Dolphins Stranded on Eastern Shore Put Down
Animals  (tags: virginia, marine wildlife, dolphins, mud flats, starnded, euthanized, protection, endangered, habitat, extinction )

- 3451 days ago -
Virginia Aquarium officials say four dolphins stranded on Virginia's Eastern Shore have been euthanized. The dolphins were spotted Tuesday near Cape Charles and became stranded on mud flats. The Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team tried to res

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