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It's Now or Never for Lolita the Orca ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, whales )

Cher
- 29 days ago - action.bornfreeusa.org
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) proposed a rule to grant Lolita, one of the oldest captive-held orcas kept at the Miami Seaquarium, equal status as a member of an endangered species--just like her protected wild relatives.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ask President Obama to Stop the Slaughter of Fin Whales
Animals  (tags: whales, law, politics, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animals, protection )

Cal
- 29 days ago - change.org
The fin whale is an endangered species that is in dire need of protection...it is critical that the U.S. government receives your support during this time urging the President to report to congress by April 7th on the actions that will be taken against Ic
TAKE ACTION NOW! SeaWorld's Worst Nightmare: Lawmaker Proposes Ban on Orcas in Captivity
Animals  (tags: whales, protection, SeaWorld, animal shows, wildlife, animals, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, law )

Cal
- 35 days ago - action.sumofus.org
SeaWorld imprisons orca whales in tiny, cage-like tanks -- and the USDA citation reveals conditions at the park are dangerous to the animals' health. In a surprise move, a Californian assemblyman has just introduced a law to make it illegal to keep orcas
End Whaling in Iceland ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering, killing, wildlife, wildanimals, whales )

Cher
- 36 days ago - ifaw.org
The Icelandic government issued new quotas for hundreds of minke whales and endangered fin whales to be harpooned annually for the next five years.
Tell the Obama Administration to Protect Whales ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, wildlife, whales, killing, wildanimals )

Cher
- 37 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Despite a ban on international commercial trade, Iceland's brutal commercial whaling industry continues to export illegal whale meat and products.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CALIFORNIA:Stop the Killing of Dolphins and Whales in Drift Gillnets
Animals  (tags: GILLNETS, BICATCH, MARINE MAMMALS, SHARKS, DOLPHINS, WHALES, protection, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, killing )

Cal
- 37 days ago - act.oceana.org
Help stop this atrocity. Sign to tell California legislators and Governor Jerry Brown to support AB 2019 and ban deadly drift gillnets from waters off California.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support Groundbreaking Orca Legislation - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, whales, protection )

Cal
- 39 days ago - forcechange.com
Support a bill ending performances, breeding programs, and the import and export of orca whales
California: Orcas Don't Belong in Captivity ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, whales )

Cher
- 39 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Animal advocates are applauding the introduction of a groundbreaking bill that seeks to ban orca captivity in California and retire the state's current residents to sea pens.
Petition: Help Us Raise 100,000 Voices
Animals  (tags: habitat, whales, wildlife, whaledefenders, science, ocean wildlife, ocean mammals )

Gudrun
- 40 days ago - cerocazadeballenas.cl
Public Statement in Defense of Whales, the Principles of Scientific Research and Peace in Antarctica. In relation to the historical ruling the International Court of Justice will deliver on March 31, 2014 in the case Australia vs. Japan
TAKE ACTION NOW! Bindi Irwin, Please Step Down as SeaWorld Ambassador
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, whales, orcas, Steve Irwin, Bindi Irwin, SeaWorld, environment, animaladvocates, cruelty, protection )

Cal
- 41 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The recent documentaries Blackfish and The Cove show just how unethical it is to put wonderful creatures like orcas and dolphins into captivity and to tear them away from their mothers and families.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Support New California's Bill Aiming to Stop SeaWorld From Making Orcas Perform
Animals  (tags: orcas, SeaWorld, performances, performances, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, whales, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 42 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A lawmaker in California has proposed a bill that would outlaw San Diego's SeaWorld park from breeding orcas in captivity and would ban the import and export of the animals for performance purposes.
Urge President Obama to Impose Trade Sanctions on Icelandic Whaling Companies ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, whales )

Cher
- 44 days ago - congressweb.com
We have a unique opportunity to persuade President Obama to take robust action against Iceland for its whale hunting and international trade in whale products. Please help AWI secure trade sanctions against Icelandic whaling companies.
Restore Protections for Sperm Whales ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, whales, wildlife )

Cher
- 47 days ago - advocacy.pewenvironment.org
Act now: Ask the Pacific Fishery Management Council to make the expired short-term protections for sperm whales permanent.
Malibu Proclamation Says Dolphins Deserve Rights to Freedom and Life
Animals  (tags: Dolphins, Whales, GoodNews, Animal Rights )

Sharon
- 48 days ago - dolphinproject.org
February 24 2014 was an historic day in the movement to gain basic rights for dolphins and whales This Proclamation is the latest addition to worldwide recognition of the extraordinary cognitive abilities of cetaceans "VISIT SITE" to read the full blog
End Whaling in Iceland ! Replace Whaling With Whale Watching ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering, whales, wildlife )

Cher
- 50 days ago - ifaw.org
It is vital that we act now to protect whales for future generations. Please send a message asking for the cancellation of these quotas immediately and calling for an end to whaling in Iceland once and for all.
 

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