START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

Animals

PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE: Help Nosey! Urge the USDA Not to Renew Cruel Elephant Exhibitor's License !
Animals  (tags: nosey exploitated mistreated, sufering, circus elephant, cruelty, sanctuary, welfare )

Simone
- 104 days ago - secure.peta.org
The federal license allowing the infamous Hugo "Tommy" Liebel to exhibit the neglected elephant Nosey is set to expire on January 30, and Nosey needs your help now. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has cited Liebel with hundreds of Animal
Take Primate Welfare Seriously and Ban the Trade in Primates as Pets - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Primates, pets, ban, UK, ban, animals, primates, welfare )

Marie
- 116 days ago - epetitions.direct.gov.uk
We ask that in the course of the present inquiry into primates kept as pets, the Select Committee for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs prioritizes primate welfare and human safety, and chooses to ban the trade in pet primates. Confirmation needed.
ACT NOW --STOP Butchering Dogs in Serbia!! --PLEASE SIGN!!
Animals  (tags: serbia, welfare, dogs, butchering, dog killing )

Tudor
- 160 days ago - yousign.org
Serbia is having a tough time respecting animal rights. Not a day passes without a stray dog or cat being slaughtered, right within city limits. This has to STOP! Authorities, time to solve this issues! Animal lovers, time to act! Sign now!
ACTION ALERT: Protect Dolphins From Noisy Blasts ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: dolphns, noises, protection laws, oceans, welfare, conservation )

Simone
- 439 days ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Underwater seismic testing uses airgun blasts that can be heard under the waves for thousands of miles, and dolphins can't escape. The noise can make communication impossible -- whale and dolphin babies may not hear their mothers' whistles
ACTION ALERT: Prosecute Owner of Illegal Florida Slaughterhouse! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: investigation, horrendous savage cruelty, animals tortured, crime, punishment, welfare )

Simone
- 442 days ago - forcechange.com
Last Chance for Animals (LCA), an activist group based in Los Angeles, recently completed an undercover investigation of Hernandez Farm, a backyard slaughter operation in Tampa, Florida. The farm, owned and run by a man named Brulio Hernandez,
PETITION: Stop Trapping Silver River Monkeys and Selling Them for Research! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: monkeys, labratoties, cruelty, welfare, legalisation, laws, protectoin )

Simone
- 445 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
Since 1998, one trapper, Scott Cheslak of Beaufort, South Carolina, has trapped and removed 800 monkeys and sold them to laboratories to be used in experiments--but his permit is now revoked.
ACTION ALERT: Help Stop Horse Abuse at Laverton Knackery! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: australian, thoroughbreds, racehorses, abused, beaten, suffering, laws, welfare, knackery )

Simone
- 495 days ago - animalsaustralia.org
Unwanted horses are being beaten, neglected and savagely slaughtered at a Victorian knackery that kills horses for pet food. An undercover investigation by Animals Australia member society -- the Coalition for Protection of Racehorses
ACTION ALERT: Urge Peter Jackson to Ensure Animal Safety! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: hobbit, movie industry, investigation, animal cruelty, animals killed, deaths, welfare )

Simone
- 518 days ago - secure.peta.org
When The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters this December, audiences will be presented with an adventure story set in a fantasy world. For the animals involved in the filming, however, the abuse and neglect they experienced were far too real.
ACTION ALERT: Demand Stricter Animal Abuse/Cruelty Laws and Harsher Punishments in Every State!
Animals  (tags: animals, abused, neglected, welfare, laws, proteciton legaliation )

Simone
- 597 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I know I'm not alone when I say that I'm am so sickened, disgusted, saddened & so angry at the way poor innocent defenseless animals are being abused, tortured, exploited, discarded like trash neglected or hurt in any way shape or form.
ACTION ALERT: Protect Feral Cats In Howard County, MD! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: homeless cats, stray cats, killed, poisoned, cruelty, welfare )

Simone
- 597 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Howard County last year, 200 outside, feral cats were trapped and killed. These cats were not sick or injured. They posed no threat to humans or other animals. They were simply outside in violation of the county's Animal Control Ordinance.
ACTION ALERT: 13000 Racehorses Face Mass Slaughter as Ontario Racing Goes Bust!
Animals  (tags: racehorses, harness, thoroughbfeds, killed, slaughtered, cruelty, welfare )

Simone
- 597 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's predicted there may be a mass slaughter of up to 13,000 race horses (thoroughbreds and standardbreds, mostly) if the flailing horse racing industry collapses by next spring.
ACTION ALERT: Free Sunder the Elephant! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sunder, young elephant, abused, mistreated, imprisoned, chained, welfare, sanctuary, cruelty )

Simone
- 632 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A young elephant named Sunder was donated to India's Jyotiba temple by a member of the Legislative Assembly. Since his arrival years ago, Jyotiba's handler has been keeping him in a dark shed with barbed chains confining his ankles. The chains prevent
ACTION ALERT: We Want Proper Prosthesis for Mila! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: mila, tortured, four legs cut off, rescued, mistreated, prosthesis, welfare )

Simone
- 641 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Two and a half years ago a dog in Serbia got all four legs chopped off and was sent to a veterinary clinic called "Veterina Beograd" where they took care of her and named her Mila. After spending a year there Mila was ready for adoption,but they refused
ACTION ALERT: Stop Toro De La Vega! Spain Needs to Hear the Cries of the World! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: toro de le vega, spain, authorities, bulls, tortured, beaten, stabbed, horrendous evil cruelty, suffering, welfare )

Simone
- 643 days ago - change.org
We ask Your Excellency, the mayor of Tordesillas, which prohibits the celebration of the feast so cruel called "Toro de la Vega." Today everyone knows that the argument of "tradition" does not hold by the imperative of life is greater than any other.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Air China to STOP Flying Monkeys to Labs! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: air china, primate experiments, monkeys, tortured, labratories, welfare )

Simone
- 646 days ago - all-creatures.org
Tell Air China to refuse to fly monkeys destined for laboratories. Some of the monkeys are bred in captivity on cramped, squalid factory farms, while others are stolen from their homes in the wild. Air China's decision to profit off the suffering of
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with welfare

top story finders in Animals

1. Natasha Salgado 158 popular stories

2. Carole K. 145 popular stories

3. Ljiljana Milic 144 popular stories

4. Richard S. 144 popular stories

5. AniMae Chi 143 popular stories

6. Laura H. 135 popular stories

7. Cher C. 134 popular stories

8. charles mclachlan 117 popular stories

9. Nicole W. 107 popular stories

10. Judith Wecker 104 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!