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Petition: Don't Let Them Kill Him! Keep America's 'Wild Horse Annie's' Mustangs Wild & Free!
Animals  (tags: virginia, mustangs, wild horse advocates, needless killings, suffering, animal welfare and rights, prevention of killing healthy animals, Prevention of Cruelty, compassion over killings, stronger protection laws )

- 33 days ago -
The wild horses that roamed the Virgina and Pine Nut mountain range were the same mustangs that filled the blood soaked truck headed for slaughter that Velma Johnston aka "Wild Horse Annie" followed one day on her way to work that began her crusade to sav
Petition: Help Keep 'Wild Horse Annies' Mustangs Wild & Free!
Animals  (tags: virginia, mustangs, wild horse advocates, needless killings, suffering, animal welfare and rights, prevention of killing healthy animals, Prevention of Cruelty, compassion over killings, stronger protection laws )

- 33 days ago -
Your help is needed - the descendents of Wild Horse Annies mustangs need us now more than ever before!!!! The Mustangs that she started her whole SAVE THE MUSTANGS movement over were NOT included or protected under the Wild Horse Act.
Petition - Sign: Shut Down Cruel Virginia Dogfighting Ring For Good
Animals  (tags: virginia, Dog Fighting Ring, barbaric animal cruelty, shut down, huge suffering, exploitation of animals, animal welfare and rights, prosecution, punishment for animal abusers, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection laws, animal crimes )

- 110 days ago -
When police officers in Dinwiddie County, Virginia followed a blood trail after a farmer reported shooting a dog attacking another animal, what they found was truly disturbing. Twenty-six dogs were discovered in tiny cages, boxes and pens, covered in...
Petition - Cancelling the Agreements Will Result in Virginia Range Horses Being Sent to Slaughter. Please Sign Our Petition
Animals  (tags: virginia, wild horses and burros, animal welfare and rights, prevention of killing healthy animals, prevention of wildlife loss, ethical treatment of animals, suffering, Animal Cruelty, needless killings, stronger protection laws )

- 135 days ago -
In a shocking move on Oct. 25, the Nevada Department of Agriculture (NDA) abruptly announced its intent to terminate two Cooperative Agreements with the American Wild Horse Campaign related to protecting the historic Virginia Range mustang population...
Petition : Stop "Managing" Deer By Killing Them !
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, hunting, deer, inhumane, suffering, death, conservation program, Virginia )

- 894 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 )

- 1131 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 )

- 1140 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 )

- 1150 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 )

- 1422 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 )

- 2463 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 )

- 2598 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 )

- 3111 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 )

- 3249 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 )

- 3385 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 )

- 3404 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

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