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TAKE ACTION NOW! USOC: Please Don't Allow Our Olympians To Glorify Trophy Hunting


Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection, wildlife, slaughter, killing, humans, environment, wildanimals )

Cal
- 712 days ago - change.org
We demand that our Olympic shooting athletes be held to the high moral standard that is expected of them. We believe that true Olympism includes ethical behavior in regards to all life and that the Olympic spirit is tarnished with the blood of these anima



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Carrie B. (300)
Monday July 30, 2012, 5:13 pm
Signed and noted.
 

Alison A. (225)
Monday July 30, 2012, 7:23 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Cal.
 

Judy C. (106)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:09 am
Signed. Thanks Cal.
 

. (0)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:13 am
Signed and Noted.
 

Kenneth L. (321)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:17 am
I have no idea what she's smiling about. Big antlers? Big deal. Some animals grow them, so what. Airhead.
 

Kenneth L. (321)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:18 am
Oops, no antlers (before morning coffee and I'm mistaking it for another trophy kill of some other animal). Airhead still remains.
 

Gloria picchetti (287)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:29 am
Signed.
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:40 am
noted + signed
 

Victoria Pohrebna (269)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:45 am
Signed!
 

Leslene Dunn (68)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 7:14 am
Noted and signed. People that hunt and poach should be shot in the kneecaps and left for the wild animals to rip to shreds.
 

Nicole W. (629)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 7:17 am
shared
 

Robert B. (57)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 7:24 am
Trophy Hunting, the sport of evil fools!
 

Birgitta S. (221)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 8:05 am
signed.

Robert B. said it, among others.
 

Birgitta S. (221)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 8:07 am
Thank You very much for this very special one, Cal.
 

Sandi C. (236)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 8:08 am
signed.
 

Donna B. (36)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 9:15 am
Signed. NO Trophy Hunting, Ever!! Thx Cal.
 

Dany Strakova (119)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 10:14 am
signed
 

Valentina R. (4)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 10:40 am
Throphy hunting is the worst.
 

Donna Hamilton (133)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 11:01 am
Noted and signed. Thanks.
 

Allan Yorkowitz (457)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 12:20 pm
To see her smiling over that beautiful zebra really was a terrible image.
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (220)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 1:24 pm
Signed & Noted! “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated…I hold that, the more helpless a creature, the more entitled it is to protection by [people] from the cruelty of [human kind]”—Mahatma Gandhi..........So true and I honestly had no idea that these animals were the target practice of Olympic shooting athletes...I'm really shocked as I had assumed they used a bulls eye type of practice
device. I certainly won't be watching that anymore!
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 1:58 pm
Signed, shared, and noted
 

Constance F. (436)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 2:42 pm
Thank you for posting ! Disgusting. Signed !
 

Eternal Gardener (703)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:24 pm
N&S
 

kye j. (41)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:26 pm
Signed.Hunt the hunters and giev them some of their own medicine
 

Kate A. (10)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 3:43 pm
Signed/Noted/Forwarded, thank you.
 

Teresa H. (0)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:26 pm
I am horrified and appalled that trophy hunting - or any hunting for that matter - is endorsed by olympic athletes. Another reason for me to boycott the London olympics - aside from Cardiff scientists sewing kitten's eyes shut. Disgusting.
 

Megan Beery (18)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:32 pm
signed and noted
 

Valerie H. (136)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 5:55 pm
Thank you, signed.... # 1946
 

Eve L. (61)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:16 pm
Signed! This is so horrible! What are they doing?!?
 

Pepe Pops (7)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:37 pm
No way! I have an idea,why not quiting this Olympic business and be done with it once and for all? I am sure the
"Immortal Ancient Spirit" (translating from Greek right now a quote about the spirit of the games) wont mind..
Probably its in a corner somewhere crying..
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:40 pm
Trophy hunting is disgusting on every possible level.
 

Vicky P. (461)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 6:48 pm
S and N
 

Kay M. (354)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 8:25 pm
done.
 

Nimue P. (216)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 8:47 pm
S&N
 

Esther Z. (101)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 9:07 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Joan M. (1086)
Tuesday July 31, 2012, 10:13 pm
Signed. Thanks Cal
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 12:30 am
Noted and signed.
 

Mike H. (216)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 12:30 am
Signed this is despiccable.
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 1:26 am
Signed -- thank you
 

Teresa Cowley (273)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 3:41 am
Noted, signed and shared on fb.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (377)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 4:54 am
Signed. How can they get satisfaction from murder? How can they sleep at night?
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 4:56 am
2579, thanks
 

Aletta Kraan (146)
Wednesday August 1, 2012, 5:19 am
Done , thanks .
 

Carol H. (229)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:27 am
signed and noted
 

Nancy Black (300)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 10:51 pm
Noted, signed, tweeted and shared. It doesn't take much courage to shoot an unarmed animal.
 

Jane Parker (70)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 6:35 am
Signed.
 

Gabriela C. (103)
Saturday August 4, 2012, 6:59 am
Signed. Thanks Cal!
 

Danny AWAY M. (77)
Tuesday August 7, 2012, 5:28 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!
 

tasunka m. (334)
Wednesday August 8, 2012, 9:33 am
signed. Getting there
this should not even be an issue; so disappointed in our "intelligent" ,people?
 

SANDRA R. (147)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 7:26 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Cal.
 
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