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ACTION ALERT: Release Monkey Captured in Pakistan After Crossing Border! PLEASE SIGN !
Offbeat  (tags: monkey, captured, border lines, arrested, bizarre, captivity, freedom, welfare )

Simone
- 1040 days ago - change.org
A monkey was "arrested" in Pakistan after crossing the Indian border. Wildlife officials in Pakistan's Punjab province captured the monkey on the 5th of December following a hectic chase.
Animal Control Officer Fired For Helping Spay/Neuter Cats - PLEASE VOTE !!!
Offbeat  (tags: feral cats, tnr, welfare, animal control officer, fired, helping cats )

Simone
- 1512 days ago - animals.change.org
You would logically think that an animal control officer's job involves reducing the number of stray cats and dogs in a community. You would also think that progressive officers who attempt to do this by helping citizens get animals sterilized would be em
Helping Horses and Mules in the Andes
Offbeat  (tags: working horses, mules, welfare, medicatl group, peru )

Simone
- 1452 days ago - hsi.org
This August, HSI and the Humane Society Veterinary Medical Association (HSVMA) teamed up again to provide much-needed care to working equines in Cusco, Peru.
Tribe Lags on Welfare Program Fine
Offbeat  (tags: misuse, Federal money, welfare, fined )

Lone
- 1715 days ago - mydesert.com
THERMAL -- The Torres-Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians tribe is approximately $500,000 behind in payments on a federal penalty for misusing taxpayer-provided tribal welfare funds, according to federal officials.
Let's Remember Feral Cats Every Day of the Year
Offbeat  (tags: feral cats, national day, alley cat allies, every day, welfare )

Simone
- 1464 days ago - examiner.com
Ten years ago, Alley Cat Allies, the national advocate for feral and stray cats, launched National Feral Cat Day, The organization established the day to raise awareness and gain support for feral cats whose numbers reach into the tens of millions across
Help for the Homeless - Humans and Companion Animals
Offbeat  (tags: reports, homeless women, companion animals, welfare, shelter, compassion )

Simone
- 1258 days ago - all-creatures.org
A study published in the journal Anthrozoos (March 2011) examined the relationship between homeless women and companion animals, illustrating the need for the welfare of both to be considered in homeless shelter services.
Do You Love People or Animals?
Offbeat  (tags: humans, animals, welfare, caring, feelings, meaning )

Simone
- 1736 days ago - all-creatures.org
"If you were to put as much effort into caring about people as you do for animals you would do more good." Anyone who has been on the street collecting funds for animal charities may have been the butt of such comments as that at some time or the other
Mystery Surrounds Missing Killer Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: ontario, investigation, man killed, tiger, mystery, disappeared, welfare, concern )

Simone
- 1708 days ago - thestar.com
A Siberian tiger that killed its 66-year-old owner last month has disappeared from its Southwold township home.
41 Years in Captivity - Light 41 Candles for Corky
Offbeat  (tags: orcas, wilderness, corky, orcas, captivity, welfare, studies )

Simone
- 1407 days ago - bornfree.org.uk
A report from Orcalab in Canada on the 41st Anniversary of Corky's capture. "Tonight, we're lighting 41 candles for Corky. One for each year she has been deprived of her family and community. We think about her every day, admiring and marveling at
All I Want for Christmas Is a Leopard Cub- PLEASE LEAVE COMMENT
Offbeat  (tags: leopards, cubs, endangered, not accessories, not toys, welfare, conservation )

Simone
- 1410 days ago - fashion.telegraph.co.uk
There is someone even more beautiful than Lily Donaldson adorning the cover of January's US Harper's Bazaar . Cradled in the model's arms and peering at the camera with limpid blue eyes is a leopard cub, mere weeks old.
Pepper's Story: Justice for a Forgotten Victim
Offbeat  (tags: victims, humans, animals pepper, neglected, peace, memory, chained, welfare )

Simone
- 977 days ago - petacms.peta.org
For months, PETA tried to engage local law-enforcement officials to take action on a monstrous woman who kept a terribly neglected and miserable dog named Pepper, who needed urgent veterinary treatment, penned in her backyard.
Helping Cats to Make Their Way Back Home
Offbeat  (tags: cats, kittens, collars, welfare, protection, wandering, homes )

Simone
- 1498 days ago - nytimes.com
Less than 2 percent of cats in animal shelters make it back to their owners, whereas about 15 to 19 percent of dogs are returned, and one reason is that more dogs wear collars.
TROTT: New Hope For Racehorses
Offbeat  (tags: racehorses, retirement, plan, retraining, rehoming, welfare, thoroughbreds )

Simone
- 1127 days ago - globalanimal.org
A bell sounds, the gates flare open, and thoroughbred horses leap into action. Crowds scream and cheer, shaking small white stubs in their tightened fists as they yell "RUN!"
VIDEO: He Sleeps With Lions: Wildlife Activist Goes Native to Save Big Cats
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife activist, funds, lions, month, video, safety, welfare )

Simone
- 1385 days ago - takepart.com
Florida wildlife activist James Jablon is putting his love for lions to the test. To raise funds for his wildlife rehabilitation center, Jablon is living inside a lions' den for 30 days and livestreaming his adventure for all to see.
No Good Answers for Edmonton Elephant
Offbeat  (tags: elderly zoo canadian elephant, lawsuit, welfare, sanctuary, suffering )

Simone
- 1627 days ago - animals.change.org
Animal welfare advocates are lawyering up in the effort to save an elephant in a Canadian Zoo. Lucy is a 34-year-old Asian elephant, who has spent 32 years living in Edmonton's Valley Zoo. She's getting up in years for a zoo elephant; average life
 

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