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Stop Plans for Construction of New Animal Research Facility - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Washington, animals, facility, experimentation, cruelty )

- 16 days ago -
The University of Washington is proposing to construct a new "state of the art" two-story below-grade animal research facility of approximately 96,000 square feet. This building is intended to hold innocent animals captive for purposes of experimentation
Take Action! - Stop Killing Mice With Toturous Glue Traps - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: WMATA, Washington, torture, mice, glue traps, cruelty )

- 26 days ago -
The Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, or WMATA, is currently using glue traps to curb rodent infestation in its train stations. These devices kill pests in exactly the manner as their name suggests: by capturing animals with strong adhesive
Call Off the Geese Gassing Slaughter! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Washington, USA, cruelty, geese slaughter, killing, ban )

- 180 days ago -
Call off the geese gassing slaughter It is morally and financially costly. It will not "solve" the problem of too many geese. It is illegal to kill migratory birds. It is unethical to kill any birds.
Washington: Rumor of Whitman County Wolf Attack on Livestock Is a Lot of BULL!
Animals  (tags: Washington, Lies, Wolf Hatred, sadness, killing, slaughter, wildlife, abuse, environment, suffering, law, habitat, humans, ethics, crime, animals, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, society, protection, extinction, cruelty, wildanimals )

- 276 days ago -
"We tracked down the source and can verify there's no substance whatsoever to the rumors," Steve Pozzanghera, WDFW regional manager in Spokane, said this morning.
C2 PETITION: Shut Down the "Sanctuary of Sorrow" Olympic Animal Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: animal sanctuary, Washington, petition, animalwelfare, animalrights, animaladvocates, pets, animals, dogs )

- 331 days ago -
Dogs are suffering in horrific conditions at Olympic Animal Sanctuary. Dogs are living in filthy conditions, in travel crates, small kennels, and dark rooms inside a metal building that has no heating or cooling. A dog's life at Olympic Animal Sanctuary
Critics Trying to Rescue Dogs From 'Sanctuary of Sorrow'
Animals  (tags: animal sanctuary, washington, shelters, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, ethics, dogs, crime, investigation, law, pets )

- 332 days ago -
FORKS, Wash. -- It's a noble cause: Give sanctuary to dangerous dogs whose only other option is being euthanized. But critics say the man who runs the Olympic Animal Sanctuary has failed that mission and the many dogs in his care should be removed.
'Crossing-Guard Cat' Watches Out for Students
Animals  (tags: Sable, crossing-guard cat, Enterprise Middle School, West Richland, Washington )

- 609 days ago -
Twice a day, every weekday, a large black cat named Sable trots from the garage where he lives to a nearby street corner in West Richland, Washington.
ACTION ALERT: Talking Points for Wolf Recovery ! PLEASE SEND COMMENTS!
Animals  (tags: wolves, washington, state, threatned, recovery, surival, maglined )

- 1101 days ago -
Want to make a big impact? Tell the state what wolves returning to Washington's ecosystem means to you and your family. As the state finalizes its recovery plan for wolves, you can submit written comments to the address below.
Washington's 1st Wolf Pack in 70 Years on the Brink
Animals  (tags: investigation, poaching, wolf packs, tragedy, killed, disappearing, wolves, washington )

- 1163 days ago -
The time it took to investigate a Twisp family in a wolf poaching case may have led to more poaching and the eventual the end of the state's first confirmed pack in 70 years, a conservation group says. When federal authorities began investigating
ACTION ALERT: Help the Washington Wolves Recover! Protect Pacific Northwest Wolves! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: wolves, washington, southwest pacific, survival, endangered, protection legalisation )

- 1169 days ago -
The status review will determine whether continued protection under the ESA is warranted and will set the future course for the recovery of wolves in the Cascades and Olympics.
Help Restore Wolves to Washington - Action!
Animals  (tags: Defenders of Wildlife, wolves, legislation, restoration, washington, recovery, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, slau )

- 1169 days ago -
Help pave the way for wolf restoration in Washington. Urge Governor Christine Gregoire to support a robust wolf recovery plan in Washington.
Will There Finally Be Justice For Washington's Wolves ?
Animals  (tags: Wolves, Poachers, Lookout Pack, Wolf Wars, Washington, Methow Valley, Conservation NW, wolf pups, Lookout Pack alpha female, FedEx )

- 1175 days ago -
Members of a Methow Valley ranching family have been charged in the killing of several endangered gray wolves and the attempt to illegally mail at least one of the pelts to Canada in a bloody box.
Bloody Pelt in Shipping Box Tips Agents to Wolf Killing; Ranching Family's Homes Searched
Animals  (tags: wolves, poaching, illegal, animals, killed, Washington, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cher Away
- 1979 days ago -
An outspoken anti-wolf rancher and his son are the subjects of a state and federal investigation into the suspected poaching of a federally protected wolf in north-central Washington.
Killing Sea Lions Won't Save Salmon
Animals  (tags: oregon, washington, marine wildlife, sealions, salmon, killing, endangered, extinction, humans, habitat, sadness, suffering, protection, AnimalCruelty )

- 1994 days ago -
Oregon, Washington and Idaho have now received permission to start shooting sea lions in the Columbia River. Sea lions, lazing in the sun, scratching their heads with their hand-like back flippers, will now be in the crosshairs. They can be shot at Bonnev
Activists, Circus Square Off Over Elephants ~ Video
Animals  (tags: washington, circuses, wildlife, wild animals, elephants, activists, endangered, extinction, humans, protection, suffering, sadness )

- 2028 days ago -
WASHINGTON -- The treatment of circus elephants went on trial in federal court Wednesday with animal rights groups accusing Ringling Bros. of violating the Endangered Species Act when it uses bullhooks and chains to control its performing pachyderms. D

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