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Outlaw Devocalizing of Cats and Dogs ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

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- 2483 days ago -
Massachusetts became the first state in the US to outlaw de-vocalizing of animals on July 21, 2010. De-vocalization of animals is an exceptionally dangerous procedure commonly referred to as "De-barking."

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Kelsey S (0)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 5:36 am
Noted and signed.

Maria p (151)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 6:33 am
noted and signed, this procedure should not be allowed, my understand its very painful, and not needed.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 6:43 am
signed Nov 2010, thanks

Chris R (80)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 9:07 am
Thanks Cher, noted and signed!~

Cher C (1430)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 1:17 pm

Another article of mine that isn't going front page!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Cher C (1430)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 1:21 pm

This is BS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


. (0)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 2:12 pm
shared on facebook and c2...thanks

. (0)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 3:08 pm
What a miserable thing to do to an animal. I am shocked this commonly done.

Nancy Roussy (79)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 3:32 pm
I cannot sign and noted, thank you!

Past Member (0)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 4:13 pm
already signed by the 2 of us. Noted

Cindy C (125)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 4:58 pm
signed and noted with thanks awwww

Animae C (514)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 5:53 pm
Have already signed & shared on

Henriette M (154)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 7:30 pm
Already signed Nov. 22nd 2010. Thanks Sue.

Sue McGuey (106)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 8:18 pm
Noted, signed & shared!~

Joan for Peace (441)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 8:42 pm
noted and shared

. (1)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 9:37 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you Cher.

Kathy Chadwell (354)
Wednesday June 1, 2011, 10:09 pm
You signed this petition on Nov 16, 2010.

Lisa Zarafonetis (168)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 12:39 am
Signed & Shared on Facebook!!! :(

Edward Catterton (14)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 12:58 am
I must still be living in the dark ages, I honestly did not know that this was being done to our four legged friends, how could anyone actualy do this to an animal, my heart cries for those that this has been done too, many prayers to them, thank you Cher for this information, aho.

Sarah G (109)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 2:57 am
Signed, thanks for posting. It is unbelievable that anyone could consider doing something so barbaric and cruel to a dog or cat!

Shelly Peterson (213)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 3:02 am

Paula W (23)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 3:10 am
Hideous! Noted, signed and shared on FB.

Ralph F (66)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 4:04 am
Noted. Another one of those, "USA only" petitions. Please don't devocalize us overseas folks!

Vallee R (280)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 5:44 am
Signed Thanks.

Jerneja T (66)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 6:52 am
Signed and noted, TY!

Rhonda Maness (580)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 9:09 am
Thanks Cher

Kari D (192)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 9:23 am
already signed

Sunny k (47)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 9:55 am

may Howie (246)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 11:57 am
Its the person who thought of this who needs devocalized,so stupid and cruel,we all have voices and we all need to be heard even our animal brothers and sisters

Susan S (187)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 12:34 pm
Thanks for the post.

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 1:01 pm
Noted. Thanks.

MarietteAWAY G (175)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 2:05 pm
Noted, but unable to sign. Thanks Cher!

Shirley H (49)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 2:31 pm
Noted and sadly signed.
Shirley H.

Barb Knight (1684)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 2:34 pm
Ludicrous!! Why anyone would want their dog's vocal chords removed is over my head!! Why even adopt a dog if you don't want it to bark? Thnx Cher, I gladly signed and noted...I'm sorry it didn't make front page :(

Julie P (54)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 3:19 pm
I had no idea anybody would think of "de-vocalizing" pets! Gladly singed and shared.
There should also be a petition against declawing cats.

. (1)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 3:24 pm
What happens when the baby won't stop crying??

donald Baumgartner (6)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 3:56 pm

Thursday June 2, 2011, 4:11 pm
Signed, thanks.

Andrea Tackett (187)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 6:03 pm
So cruel! If you really think it decent, there are several humans I could recommend. No animals come to mind, though.

Noted, signed, commented, shared.
God bless~

Geynell Eskite (68)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 6:23 pm

Carol H (229)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 6:30 pm
signed and noted, thanks Cher

GLOWIS s (29)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 7:55 pm
OK,Signed and shared . Thanks for sharing! Cheers :D

Jean Mccarthy (10)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 8:36 pm
Signed. This is an unnatural procedure and uncalled for. Why is this such a big deal? Animals (our pets) need to speak, and think of all the people animals have saved worldwide (service animals/war dogs) merely by their senses, training and notifying the handlers with their BARKS! Get real people.....ridiculous idea of devocalizing would you feel if for some reason your voice box was removed, whether by disease, or let's say your own punishment for doing such inhumane acts to the animals. Just imagine the feeling of being helpless and not being able to VOICE YOUR OPINION......JUST IMAGINE...OR TO CALL FOR HELP.

Celine V (27)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 8:51 pm
Can't sign! That's frustrating...
TY Cher

Linda P (0)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 9:03 pm
Signed and noted, what a horrible thing to do. What is wrong with people that anyone would do this to these wonderful creatures. To me it is a no-brainer.

Marilyn M (145)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 9:30 pm
Noted and had already signed. Thank you for posting, Cher. This cruel, unnecessary, and dangerous procedure should be illegal in every state.

Past Member (0)
Thursday June 2, 2011, 10:59 pm
Signed on 11/18/10. If people think it's such a wonderful procedure, that is no big deal for the dog to go through, then let them volunteer themselves as well.. This and declawing, are both blatant forms of animal abuse.

Ludger W (71)
Friday June 3, 2011, 1:36 am
Noted, signed, ty

Cynthia Scionti S (46)
Friday June 3, 2011, 2:46 am
This cannot be allowed!

Friday June 3, 2011, 7:14 am
SIGNED & NOTED......................

Stephen Hill (633)
Friday June 3, 2011, 7:34 am
With pleasure action taken and noted!

Marisia Chody (14)
Friday June 3, 2011, 3:19 pm
Noted and signed.
This is absolute BS!!!! What is wrong with some people????

Allelyah Always (2)
Friday June 3, 2011, 5:22 pm
There is something already being understood by some in the science area as well as some in intelligence about communication which includes voice and is not limited to it. There is something that life is trying to accomplish with the removal of barking which relates to the desire for peace, however, this is not going to reveal peace. Removing the source of pressure that results in an animal saying something (this is the same as a human)is what is necessary and that pressure is coming from what is being understood into their organism from the information (seen and unseen information, heard and unheard waves) in human being environments. An animal and a human says something audibly when there is pressure that is understood into the organism. Removing an animals barking capacity does not remove the pressure and the communication will be understood through another "area" to life around it who are doing what they do not appreciate doing regardless. Relative to what information that life is brought into about this, the life around the animal and other life that used itself with it, will be understanding discomfort (pressure and separations) without knowing why. This is sort of like what humans would understand as the impact and interaction of expressive emotional communication which is received as a very real interacting communication from and to areas of life using itself out of unity. If we want to talk about what always happens within living areas that move into unity and perpetual existences, communication is never verbal or integrative and it is understood to life using itself together through a process similar to an omniscience capacity. In other words, this would be saying, "I understand exactly what you are telling me about within an emotion that is appreciated."

When life does things it experiences as interesting to them in appreciation to the non human entity coordinating, ordering and causing everything, pressure goes down in the way it is supposed to.

Barking is an example of life providing something that is does not love to provide that is not in unity with life experiencing an ability to do what it can continue to do (peace) and there is a lot of these kinds of provisions occurring in certain human being areas (with human and animal life and in nature). The pressure is the place to understand how life can do something different toward never having to do different again.

What always happens is interesting and when life is understanding in divided interest areas they get a part of a desire for what always happens combined with confusion.

Jane Parker (70)
Sunday June 5, 2011, 4:08 am

. (0)
Sunday June 5, 2011, 6:48 am

june bullied (553)
Sunday June 5, 2011, 3:10 pm
already signed. haven't met an animal yet that i wanted to devocalize. however i'd luv to devocalize an awful lot of people - seen and not heard.

Kate Kenner (215)
Monday June 6, 2011, 1:46 pm
Good question Charlotte. An even better point June. We did indeed end this in MA and hopefully other states will be following soon.

Ira M (211)
Friday June 10, 2011, 5:34 am
Signed and noted. Thank you!

Gudrun D (447)
Saturday June 11, 2011, 11:21 pm
You signed this petition on Nov 19, 2010

Maria S (95)
Saturday June 11, 2011, 11:56 pm
Although I don't live in the U.S I managed to sign.

caterina caligiuri (69)
Sunday June 12, 2011, 2:02 pm
....CHE SCHIFO...!!!!....AND WE ARE CALLED "THE MENKIND".....!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!........DONE TKS

Bambi G (81)
Tuesday June 14, 2011, 8:51 am
signed, thanks.

federico b (46)
Friday September 21, 2012, 9:50 am
Firmato grazie.

Barbara Erdman (63)
Wednesday November 21, 2012, 6:39 am
Noted and signed Cher :0 Thnx

Barbara Erdman (63)
Friday March 1, 2013, 12:23 pm
Noted and already signed Cher :-0 Thnx

Ruth R (250)
Thursday March 7, 2013, 7:25 pm

Julia R (296)
Friday March 8, 2013, 2:47 am
Noted & Signed!

Talya H (10)
Monday March 11, 2013, 4:03 am

Past Member (0)
Monday March 11, 2013, 5:22 am

Yvonne F (181)
Thursday April 25, 2013, 8:24 am
Soooooooooooo signed!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks Cher
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