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Stop Using Chimpanzees in Entertainment! TAKE ACTION!


Animals  (tags: chimpanzee, entertainment, chimps, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, environment, ethics, humans, protection, suffering, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 964 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Chicago Lincoln Park Zoo officials are opposed to a commercial set to run during the football Super Bowl Sunday.The concern is that portraying the animal this way hampers conservation efforts of endangered chimpanzees and creates a market for wild chimps.



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Cher C. (1472)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 11:13 am


Signed!

Thnx hun!

 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 11:23 am
Signed, thank you.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 11:43 am
Signed and shared thanks.
 

. (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 11:55 am
Signed.
 

Liz Gillard (100)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:01 pm
Noted and glad to sign to hopefully STOP using animals for entertainment.Here in England years ago chimpanzees were made to dress up for the PG tips adverts,i hated seeing them in clothes,they look so uncomfortable,they stopped using these beautiful animals for adverts a long time ago,it is cruel the same as it is for circus animals,we as humans have a choice to be entertainers animals do not have that choice!!!!!They belong in the wild to enjoy their freedom.Thank you dear Lindsey.Liz Xx What a cutie this little one is and i pray he/she will only know love and happiness.Thank you.
 

Birgitta S. (231)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:05 pm
signed -ty
 

. (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:19 pm
Signed, thanks.
 

Beth M. (244)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:23 pm
Noted & signed
 

Lisa Neste (699)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:27 pm
Action taken, thanks Lindsey.
 

Patrizia S. (315)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:33 pm
SIGNED
 

Yvonne F. (173)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 12:41 pm
Signed! Great petition! Thanks for sharing!
 

NicoleAWAY W. (631)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 1:00 pm
#16 and shared
 

Daniel Partlow (189)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 1:34 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 1:44 pm
Noted and signed.
Thanks
 

Ruth McD (725)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 2:19 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Lindsey.
 

Debbie Johnson (116)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 2:29 pm
You'd think that after that high-publicity attack in which a fully mature male chimpanzee killed a woman's friend, people would realize that these animals, nor any other wild anima, for that matter, should be kept as "pets". Apparently, people are still not getting the message. As far as using these animals in commercials...Well, these people just flat out need a more intelligent, conscionable, creative advertising staff. This is ridiculous. Signed.

Signed.
 

Penny C. (79)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 3:01 pm
Signed & noted,thanks Lindsey:)
 

Dawn Mason (109)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 3:32 pm
Signed and noted!
 

Mary T. (186)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 3:46 pm
Signed and noted, Thanks Lindsey.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 4:21 pm
Noted. Thanks.
 

Gary A L. (134)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 5:11 pm
Noted and signed thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 5:14 pm
you can tell a lot about a person or society by the way it treats the beings it doesn't think it has to treat well
if we devalue anything we stand to lose everything
life has value beyond measure
Peace and Love
 

Michela m. (3943)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 5:15 pm
Posted in:
http://www.care2.com/c2c/groups/disc.html?gpp=28682&pst=1350739&saved=1
 

Susanne R. (249)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 7:03 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks, Lindsey!
 

Donna B. (36)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 7:58 pm
Thanks for sharing and I did sign.
 

Al C. (7)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 9:05 pm
Thank you!
 

alicia m. (100)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 9:32 pm
noted, signed, gracias and gracias Michela
 

Jerry B. (120)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 9:35 pm
Noted and Signed, we have been abusing these animals far to long..thanks Lindsey!
 

Roger M. (0)
Wednesday February 1, 2012, 10:15 pm
Signed. I think it's time we moved on from this, don't you?
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 12:37 am
Noted and signed.
 

Danuta Watola (1201)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 1:48 am
noted
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 3:04 am
“Animals are God’s creatures. He surrounds them with his providential care. By their mere existence they bless him and give him glory. Thus men owe them kindness. We should recall the gentleness with which saints like St. Francis of Assisi or St. Philip Neri treated animals.”—Catechism of the Catholic Church paragraph 2416

“Animals are God's creatures, not human property, nor utilities, nor resources, nor commodities, but precious beings in God's sight…Christians whose eyes are fixed on the awfulness of crucifixion are in a special position to understand the awfulness of innocent suffering. The Cross of Christ is God's absolute identification with the weak, the powerless, and the vulnerable, but most of all with unprotected, undefended, innocent suffering.”— Reverend Andrew Linzey
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 3:08 am
Dianne, You signed on February 2, 2012.
Your signature has been delivered to:
CareerBuilder.com, CEO Matt Ferguson
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 4:50 am
signed
 

Andrea Nemec (217)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 5:23 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

John S. (304)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 6:11 am
Signed and noted.
 

Maggie Obrien (43)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 6:35 am
Stop hurting animals
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 7:56 am
287, thanks Lindsey
 

Sandi C. (235)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 8:25 am
NOTED!
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 8:34 am
No animal should be used for commercial purposes unless the ASPCA or Humane Society is present on set to ensure that what the animal ishas been trained to do is ethical and in the performing of what the animal is to do, causes NO injury to said animal.
 

Ruth S. (304)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 8:45 am
Signed.
Anything to help these poor animals end their suffering!
 

Jason Green (229)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 9:48 am
Your signature has been delivered to:
CareerBuilder.com, CEO Matt Ferguson
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 9:50 am
335, TU Lindsey
 

Vicky P. (464)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 9:58 am
signed and noted
 

Brenda Towers (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 10:43 am
Noted and signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 10:47 am
Signed and noted.
 

Kimberly B. (120)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 10:59 am
Signed & noted, thank you Lindsey!
 

nicole silva (12)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 11:22 am
signed noted
 

Liliana D. (124)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 11:41 am
done, thanks
 

Alison A. (236)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 4:43 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Lindsey.
 

Sue McGuey (100)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 7:29 pm
Noted & signed! Posted to Facebook!~
 

Vicynthia Tjahjadi (57)
Thursday February 2, 2012, 9:39 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks, Lindsey.
 

janet w. (10)
Friday February 3, 2012, 1:31 am
done!
 

Mariette G. (150)
Friday February 3, 2012, 3:16 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Lindsey!
 

. (0)
Friday February 3, 2012, 5:31 pm
done
 

Past Member (0)
Friday February 3, 2012, 7:58 pm
The sadness of the helpless.

What would it be like if we did not fight for them?

 

Elsie Au (266)
Saturday February 4, 2012, 4:14 am
Done. Thanks.
 

Amelie L. (51)
Wednesday February 8, 2012, 4:30 am
Noted and signed, thank you.
 

Vicki P. (124)
Wednesday February 15, 2012, 6:40 pm
Done with thanks
 

Lisa Zarafonetis (177)
Sunday April 22, 2012, 10:04 pm
Signed & Shared on FB!
 

Michela m. (3943)
Sunday May 13, 2012, 2:29 pm

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Kelly Rogers (303)
Tuesday June 5, 2012, 8:35 pm
signed
 
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