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Tell NPR That Animal Abuse Is Not Entertainment! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, dogs, animalwelfare, politics, humans, society )

- 25 days ago -
Tell NPR that animal abuse is not entertainment! - Action alerts - PETA
Fat Cat No More: Hefty Feline Named Skinny Slims Down From 41 to 19 Pounds (Text & Video!!)
Health & Wellness  (tags: animalwelfare, kitty, HEAL Veterinary Hospital and Pet Rehabil, awesome-pawsome video, pics )

- 64 days ago -
A former 41-pound cat dubbed Skinny has lost more than half of his weight to become the darling of a Dallas veterinary clinic. Dr. Brittney Barton said the orange tabby she adopted in 2013 has slimmed down to 19 pounds with exercise and a special
Help Alicia Silverstone Win Us $25,000 - CAST YOUR VOTE for PCRM
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, PCRM, AlternativeMed, research, animalwelfare, diet, medicine, nutrition, So Delicious Dairy Free, voting )

- 105 days ago -
We are honored that Alicia Silverstone has selected the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine(PCRM) as her charity of choice. If Alicia's shake wins, So Delicious will donate $25,000 to support PCRM's lifesaving work. Please VOTE NOW!
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Scalding Hens Alive
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, food, humans, prevention, protection, treatment, warning, animals, food, activists, sadness, violence, safety, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals, suffering, sadness, slaughter, cruelty )

- 267 days ago -
It's no secret that the meat industry employs inhumane practices, but a new report by the Humane Society of the United States shows the depraved methods some slaughterhouses use to prepare animals for human consumption.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Minister of Public Health Nguyen: Thi Kim TIEN
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vietnam, dog and cat meat restaurants, Pro Active, transportation, violence, world, politics, freedoms, government, culture, crime, activists, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, cruelty, conservation, protection, slaughter, GoodNews, dogs, cats )

- 269 days ago -
Say No To Dog Meat.Net calls on Minister of Public Health Nguyen: Thi Kim TIEN to adopt stringent food and hygiene laws giving power to food and hygiene enforcement teams and Police to close down with immediate effect all dog and cat meat restaurants
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Melbourne Chicken Save Rall
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, abuse, americans, violence, women, safety, sadness, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, GoodNews, conservation, protection, slaughter, suffering, killed, killing, pets, animaladvocates, food, prevention, tre )

- 442 days ago -
Louise will be bringing in one of her rescued broiler (meat) chickens, Nina, so the public can ''Meet Their Meat'' face to face and see how intelligent and sweet these chickens are. Louise will talk about her life with ex battery and ex broiler chickens.
VICTORY VICTORY Thank Congress for Protecting Life-Saving Work of Mobile Veterinarians
Health & Wellness  (tags: life-saving work of mobile veterinarians, may continue their vital work, rural and large-animal veterinarians, animal welfare organizations depends, on their ability to travelGoodNews, animalwelfare, protection, pets, law, animalrights, environment, diseas )

- 442 days ago -
This close to my heart, since I want to have 3 or 4. The life-saving work of countless animal welfare organizations was in jeopardy after the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) tried to prohibit mobile veterinarians from dispensing drugs
How to Poison Proof Your Kitchen
Health & Wellness  (tags: protection, suffering, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, GoodNews, conservation, rescued, pets, habitat, treatment, research, risks, safety, prevention, protection, interesting, health, healthcare, medicine, illness, children, family, dr )

- 448 days ago -
It's amazing (yet scary) how many common food items in our kitchen are poisonous to our pets! Some of these food items, while safe to you, may cause serious problems if ingested by our dogs and cats.
How to Poison Proof Your Yard and Garden
Health & Wellness  (tags: interesting, education, environment, family, humans, safety, women, usa, GoodNews, animalwelfare, dogs, cats, pets, sadness, suffering, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, family, Body-Mind-Spirit, science )

- 448 days ago -
Dogs like to eat certain fertilizers such as bone meal or blood meal. Keep bags tightly sealed and use products according to label instructions.
6 Summer Safety Tips For Your Dog That You Probably Don't Think About
Health & Wellness  (tags: dogs can get sunburn, even skin cancer, short hair, pink noses, or fur loss due to illness, dogs, cats, conservation, protection, pets, GoodNews, investigation, environment, endangered, animalwelfare, healthcare, health, medicine, treatment, risks )

- 448 days ago -
Summer is a fun time for you and your pet, but it also brings its share of dangers. Exposing your dog to excessive sun and heat can lead to sunburned skin or worse. Protect your best friend's well-being with these season-savvy tips.
Top 10 Pet Poisons
Health & Wellness  (tags: conservation, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, dogs, cats, pets, protection, suffering, rescued, investigation, GoodNews, healthcare, health, family, children, safety, prevention, illness, treatment, warning, women, medicine, science, drugs, Body-M )

- 449 days ago -
HERE IS A LINK TO A MORE COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF MANY MANY DIFFERENT POISONS: ~here are the top 10 most common toxins that Pet Poison Helpline gets called about. Now keep in mind that some of these are very toxic
URGENT ACTION NEEDED Urgent! Beware! Need Help Identifying Man Illegally Cropping/Mutilating Ear of Dogs!
Health & Wellness  (tags: 'Cali Man', PLEASE HELP FIND, FOR THE COPS, Illegally Cropping/Mutilating, dogs, cruelty, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, suffering, sadness, pets, crime, activists, police, law, internet, violence, safety, treatment, healthcare )

- 453 days ago -
URGENT ACTION PLEASE HELP FIND HIM. A Man Who Goes by the Name 'Cali Man' is cutting dog's ears illegally. We need to find out this person's name so as to alert police! This is a really GREAT site for myriad topics
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED To Educate the Cambodian People That Dogs Are Sentient Beings
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dog meat is part of the diet, commonly kept confined, sometimes in darkness, witnesses to the killing of their fellow, activists, world, violence, sadness, murder, health, government, family, culture, dishonesty, corruption, crime, death, pets, killed )

- 454 days ago -
Dog meat is part of the diet in many Asian countries. But this should not justify cruelty to the dogs. The dogs are commonly kept confined, sometimes in darkness, and they are most often witnesses to the killing of their fellow captives.
What to Do If You See a Dog in a Hot Car
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, CALL ANIMAL CONTROL, CALL 911, abuse, americans, crime, environment, GoodNews, health, murder, cruelty, dogs, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection, killed, killing, pets, suffering, endangered, GoodNews, crime, treatment, prevention, health )

- 455 days ago -
Or go with plan B. Shatter the window take the animal out and notify authorities after the fact. Average 911 response time is 15 minutes. Calling the non-emergency line raises the time significantly. In that time the animal could die. First do call 911.
Pets' Teeth and Overall Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, americans, education, interesting, GoodNews, humans, internet, health, cats, dogs, animalwelfare, protection, pets, suffering, sadness, healthcare, health, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, diet, food, family, protection, treatment, prevention, nutrit )

- 472 days ago -
With proper care, your pet can have smooth, glistening pink gums, fresh breath, and sparkling white teeth. And you can feel good knowing you're making sure your pet's mouth stays healthy for a lifetime.

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