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Puppies Eat Their Dinner Together And Form A Perfect Pinwheel (Video!)
Offbeat  (tags: funniest, puppies video ever! )

- 1 hour ago -
Most mesmerizing dinner time ever.
Ask Senators McCain & Flake to Protect Arizona's Wild Burros PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
These are America's wild burros living on our public lands, and the will of the people should determine their future. Please tell Senators McCain and Flake that we are counting on them to protect America's iconic wild burros. Please sign the petition
Lily the Tabby Was Dumped in London, Stuck in Her Cat Carrier
Offbeat  (tags: catster's Monday Miracle, catster heroes, Lily, helpless, cat carrier, dog hero )

- 1 day ago -
She had no food or water, but help arrived thanks to an inquisitive dog. Now, Lily has a home.
Protect North America's Bird Nursery PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, forests, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
Join our campaign to protect at least half of North AmericaâEUR(TM)s boreal forest, the critical breeding grounds for billions of birds!
Urgent Action Needed: Stop Pork, Egg and Beef Industries From Hiding Their Shameful Secrets PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 16 hours ago -
In a shocking act of collusion, big agricultural commodity groups have successfully introduced a provision in the 2017 Agricultural Appropriations Act (H.R. 5054) that exempts them from the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA).
Nigeria: Stop Dog Meat Abuse *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, cruelty, dogs, ethics, humans, killing, pets, slaughter, society )

- 10 hours ago -
It is alarming that Nigeria's dog meat trade is increasing despite the numbers of human deaths caused through eating infected dog meat. Illness and disease directly connected to the country's dog meat trade have potential to cause catastrophic outcome...
Create Publicly Available Animal Abuser Registry
Animals  (tags: Animal Abuser Registry, Hard Punish Animal Cruelty, More Rights for Animals )

- 14 hours ago -
Target: Chris Christie, Governor of New Jersey! Goal: Create public database with the names and photos of those convicted of animal abuse.
Worlds 2nd Oldest Female Orangutan Is Euthanized After Declining Health
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 16 hours ago -
A Chicago zoo is in mourning after the death of a 54 year old orangutan that was celebrated as the second oldest known female of her species. The orangutan, named Maggie, was euthanized Friday after several weeks of declining health.
Zookeepers Kill 2 Lions To Save Man Who Entered Enclosure
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 1 day ago -
Zookeepers in Chile killed two African lions Saturday to protect a man who entered their enclosure. The man stripped naked, jumped into the pen and began taunting the male and female big cats. As he was being mauled, a zookeeper shot the lions with live r
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