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Revoke Bear Park's License to Exhibit Bears ! PLEASE SIGN ! !


Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, environment, protection, suffering )

Cher
- 649 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Chief Saunooke Bear Park has multiple animal exhibits,- a roadside collection of bear pits in Cherokee, North Carolina. The bear are denied food and visitors are encouraged to hand feed the bears.



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Nyack Clancy (445)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:34 am
Noted and signed- TY Cher
 

Dave C. (216)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:54 am
signed. thanks
 

tasunka m. (334)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:34 am
signed, Thanks Cher
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:39 am
Olivia, You signed on January 9, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Agriculture Secretary
signed and shared, thanks Cher
 

Michael M. (58)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:53 am

A single case of pure cruelty, Which I noted in comment on petition must be banned everywhere.

Wild animals are consciously adapted toward freedom. Bears are not adapted for

the stress of continuous social interaction, and are more comfortable without direct competition.
The cement world in which they are imprisoned is incredibly cruel fora being whose mental capacities are stimulated through a sense of smell far in excess of any other mammal.

Thank you for your tireless effort, Cher!
 

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:53 am
Done. Thanks.
 

Sue H. (7)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 9:31 am
Noted and signed, thanks.
 

Roger M. (0)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 9:39 am
Signed. Thank you.
 

Kit B. (276)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 10:54 am

Signed and Shared - They don't feed bears? Close this place down and fire that idiot. Animals are not meant to be entertainment for humans.
 

AniMae Chi (411)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 11:25 am
signed
 

Elizabeth O. (88)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 12:08 pm
Signed.
 

Thomas P. (468)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 1:38 pm
Noted and signed...thanks Cher.
 

Marlene Dinkins (234)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 2:27 pm
notato E firmato!!!!!
 

Aaron Bouchard (129)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 2:40 pm
Signed and noted thanks
 

paula eaton (30)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:01 pm
Signed. Put the moron in the pit and treat him the way the poor bears are treated. Find a sanctuary for the bears at the cost of the idiot in charge.
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:19 pm
Noted, signed, twittered and google shared. Thanks for Chering.

 

deb s. (145)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:23 pm
what is this? deny the bears to eat and allow the visitors to hand feed? are we nuts now what kind of game is this to be played and what the hell do you think will happen? feed the bears who is the DS who thought up this exhibit jolly and why would you deprive an animal to eat if he has to rely on you and what do you think will happen if he is hungry enough which would cause mean enough this in a total insane thought get these pits closed down and tend to the bears give them back their way of life not for our entertainment find a sanctuary and leave the bears alone please leave them alone PLS!
 

Fran F. (113)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:25 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks very much!
 

Natalie V. (27)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:58 pm
noted, already signed
 

Birgitta S. (230)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 4:26 pm
so signed. Tnx dear Cher.
 

Ana Passos (2)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 4:59 pm
signed
 

samantha l (0)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:06 pm
Signed!
 

Mike M. (55)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:13 pm
N&S
 

Esther Z. (96)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:33 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Kay M. (351)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:40 pm
done.
 

Richelle Rausch (43)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 5:44 pm
Signed "That does not look like a natural bear habitat. You need to fix it. Or better yet, send the bears to a healthy, happy home. Get it y'all?"
 

Helen Porter (40)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:00 pm
signed and noted
 

Erin R. (171)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:10 pm
done
 

Vicki P. (124)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 7:51 pm
Signed with thanks
 

Marie W. (66)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 8:31 pm
S&N
Owners need to be jailed!
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 11:19 pm
Noted and signed. My darkest wish is that one day the bears would retaliate and eat those assholes!
 

Heidi Aubrey (16)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 11:27 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Victoria Pohrebna (269)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 12:05 am
Victoria, You signed on January 10, 2013.
 

Danuta Watola (1206)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:54 am
noted
 

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (48)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 2:09 am
S+N
 

Andrea Nemec (217)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 3:10 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

Tanya W. (53)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 4:18 am
Noted and signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 4:36 am
Signed and noted.
 

Ana R (220)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 6:19 am
Done.
Thank you.
 

Rock H. (254)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 6:47 am
Signed and noted. Thanks Cher!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 7:15 am
Armand, You signed on January 10, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Agriculture Secretary
 

Joe R. (191)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 7:15 am
Thanks Cher. Signed and noted.
 

Sandra S. (129)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 7:40 am
signed/shared.xxx
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 7:47 am
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Christeen Anderson (510)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:02 am
Signed.
 

Amy E. (66)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 8:30 am
n/s
 

Lisa Neste (704)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 1:35 pm
Lisa, You signed on January 10, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Agriculture Secretary
Shared also on FB, thanks Cher!
 

Alison A. (237)
Saturday January 12, 2013, 7:24 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Cher.
 

Arild Warud (166)
Sunday January 13, 2013, 4:03 am
Signed,TY Cher.
 

Carol D. (109)
Tuesday January 15, 2013, 2:54 pm
These poor bears deserve so much better than this other than being kept in an unatural environment just to entertain humans I hope this bear parks license gets revoked and the bears taken to a nature reserve or back to the wild

signed
 

Barbara Erdman (63)
Tuesday January 22, 2013, 4:13 pm
Noted and already signed Cher :-0
 

Yvonne F. (177)
Monday January 28, 2013, 7:19 am
I can't for my life understand how anybody can get a licence for a place like this??????
Signed, of course!!! Thanks Cher
 

Wendy F. (43)
Saturday February 9, 2013, 12:01 pm
Signed
 

Sara P. (60)
Wednesday May 29, 2013, 10:38 am
Sara, You signed on January 10, 2013.
Your signature has been delivered to:
Tom Vilsack, U.S. Agriculture Secretary

Thanks Cher.
 
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