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Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, slaughter, euthanizing animals, pets, protection, cats, dogs, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, humans )

- 2078 days ago -
American Humane Association believes that euthanizing shelter animals by carbon monoxide or carbon dioxide is inhumane to the animal and harmful to humans.

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Christine Stewart (134)
Sunday September 9, 2012, 8:04 pm
The least we can do for these poor unfortunate animals is give them a humane death- not a terrifying dark box with noxious fumes...

Carrie B (306)
Sunday September 9, 2012, 8:50 pm
So inhumane.

Elaya Raja (39)
Sunday September 9, 2012, 10:34 pm

Leslene Dunn (84)
Sunday September 9, 2012, 11:52 pm
Noted and signed - appalling and sickening. These people cannot have a heart.

Elizabeth O (94)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:03 am

. (1)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:16 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Cal.

Barbara Erdman (63)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:57 am
Noted and signed Cal :-0 Thanx

Past Member (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:33 am

Anneke A (279)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:34 am
done, reposting

Carol H (229)
Monday September 10, 2012, 6:11 am
signed and noted for sure!!

Past Member (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 6:27 am
Glad to sign this.

Gudrun D (447)
Monday September 10, 2012, 6:41 am
Signed - thanks Cal.

Michela M (3964)
Monday September 10, 2012, 6:57 am

Harshita Sharma (137)
Monday September 10, 2012, 7:09 am

Nancy C (806)
Monday September 10, 2012, 7:46 am

Daniel Partlow (179)
Monday September 10, 2012, 8:17 am

June M (139)
Monday September 10, 2012, 8:49 am
signed and noted..thanks Cal

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Monday September 10, 2012, 8:51 am
noted & signed... can't believe this still continues....

Amy E (66)
Monday September 10, 2012, 9:35 am

Dany Strakova (123)
Monday September 10, 2012, 10:18 am
healthy animals deserve life!! no gas chambers, no injections. Killing shelters must disappear !!! RESPECT FOR ANY FORM OF LIVE MUST BECOME PART OF THE CONSTITUTION!!

LaurenBackSoon Kozen (173)
Monday September 10, 2012, 11:59 am
Noted & Signed. Thanks Cal.

Sara Williams (8)
Monday September 10, 2012, 12:19 pm
So cruel and sick. Gladly signed to stop this.

Beth M (138)
Monday September 10, 2012, 12:51 pm
Signed & shared on FB.

Nicole W (646)
Monday September 10, 2012, 12:57 pm

Muriel Servaege (53)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:03 pm
Noted ansd signed. TY, Cal

DORIS L (61)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:17 pm

Marianna molnar woods (9)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:26 pm

Christeen A (368)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:27 pm
Noted,signed and shared.

Rebecca Cowart (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:32 pm
signed and noted...these animals should not have their remaining minutes in this cruel harsh manner...they should be respected. they are at the hands of humans that determine their fate, they can't speak or run, only lead into this horrible room to be killed....this makes my heart so very sad....i just do not understand why people are so cruel to these innocent animals that can not do anything about what is happening...thank God all will go to Rainbow Bridge where they are at last free and happy once more....i cry every day as to the treatment of our animals at the hands of so many cruel is it possible to be happy when you know so many animals are suffering all the time??????? God make this a better place for them....they can not help what has happened to their seems like they are thought of as trash, throwaways, just get rid of them!!!!!! my heart just hurts for all of them....God be with them.....

Monday September 10, 2012, 1:35 pm

Waltraud U (85)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:46 pm
done ty

Monday September 10, 2012, 1:52 pm
Soooooooooooo Signed. Thanks Cal

Patricia W (5)
Monday September 10, 2012, 1:55 pm
These poor animals deserve more than this. The very least is give them a humane death, They are absolutly terrified, this is NOT RIGHT!!!!!!!

samantha l (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:29 pm

Past Member (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:32 pm
so I see that the NAZI's are alive and well

michelle t (41)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:37 pm
Barbaric bastards

Linda P (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:41 pm
Gladly signed, this is a horrible death for these innocent victims. These poor babies are there because of the people that were supposed to care for them decided they didn't want them, these wonderful creatures are not disposable.

mar l ene dinkins (264)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:51 pm
gladly signed!!!! but for heaven sake!!!! this is so cruel!!!!!

Ellen m (215)
Monday September 10, 2012, 2:58 pm

Thanks Cal, obviously signed, shared and tweeted..

Henrik Thorsen (31)
Monday September 10, 2012, 3:33 pm

Donna B (36)
Monday September 10, 2012, 3:47 pm
Noted and signed. Thx Cal.

Dianne D (490)
Monday September 10, 2012, 3:55 pm
Signed. Until recently, I though gas chambers went out back in the 60's. That being said, if people would not let their dogs and cats breed, there would be no use for gas chambers. Those who are breeding their animals are responsible for this.

Fran F (118)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:01 pm
This kind of cruelty is completely unnecessary! Mandatory spay and neutering programs must become the norm. Signed, thanks, Cal!

Past Member (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:03 pm
Gas chambers constitute cruel and unusual punishment. It is no way to kill anything and certainly not humanely.

. (0)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:35 pm
Signed and Noted.

Robert O (12)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:35 pm
There's no need for that type of profound cruelty. Signed. Thanks Cal.

aj E (164)
Monday September 10, 2012, 4:57 pm

Quinton Smith (40)
Monday September 10, 2012, 5:05 pm
Signed an Noted

We HUMANS have long sensed stop using a gas chamber to "KILL HUMANS ON DEATH ROW" it is time to put an end to gas chamber use on animals also we HUMANS need to put and end to all animal killing if we humans would have left the dogs an cats in the wild there would not be a need for a gas chambers or drugs to kill dogs and cats today. =^..^=

Kay M (347)
Monday September 10, 2012, 5:09 pm

Liz NO FWDS G (70)
Monday September 10, 2012, 5:17 pm
Noted and happily signed to STOP this barbaric act of cruelty to innocent cats and dogs,heartbreaking to think about them in the gas chamber!!!!! If they must be put to sleep PLEASE let it be humanely with someone who is kind and caring being with them in their last minutes of life,better still if cats and dogs were spayed/neutered then we would not have these poor dogs and cats living on the streets who nobody cares about and they then face an horrific death due to irresponsible uncaring humans.They deserve to be treated with kindness and compassion.Thank you Cal.Liz Xx

Stuart Thomas (497)
Monday September 10, 2012, 5:27 pm
Noted, signed, and submitted. Thank you Cal.

Julie P (54)
Monday September 10, 2012, 5:52 pm
Absolutely signed.
Thank you Cal!

Gysele van Santen (213)
Monday September 10, 2012, 6:01 pm
signed, thnx.

Vicky P (476)
Monday September 10, 2012, 8:48 pm
noted and signed

Dee C (9)
Monday September 10, 2012, 8:57 pm
We should be a nation of no kill shelters. We gain far more that is priceless and transformational by caring for, learning from and living in harmony with animals than by what is achieved from harming them. Animals teach us to be better humans and help heal us when we're broken.

Romila Lal (9)
Monday September 10, 2012, 9:03 pm

Gloria H (88)
Monday September 10, 2012, 10:04 pm
signed. One of the reasons the Nazis started using gas chambers what that it was too hard emotionally on soldiers to shoot people to death on a day to day basis. Gas chambers were impersonal, you didn't see your victim suffer.
I would imagine euthanizing a healthyanimal with a needle because there is no more room at the shelter is difficult for workers to do. I am not saying I am for the chambers not at all. I think if the person who surrenders an animal because they are bored with it, too much trouble, we have a new baby, we have grandma living with us, it pooped on the rug, yada yada yada...if these people were instructed on how to euthanize the animal right there, they may have a second thought instead of assuming it will get adopted out.

Marie W (67)
Monday September 10, 2012, 10:34 pm
Spay and neuter and adopt.

Ludger W (71)
Monday September 10, 2012, 10:48 pm
signed, noted, ty

irene davis (74)
Monday September 10, 2012, 11:18 pm

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 12:17 am

Vanessa Wolfe (26)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 1:36 am
Unbelievably cruel, I cannot understand the mentality of anyone who allows this to happen. Noted & signed.

Parvez Zuberi (7)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 1:56 am
Noted with distress and signed thanks

paula eaton (30)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 4:04 am
Signed. Kill shelters only care about cheap was to murder many victims at once. These so-called shelters do not care about the slow agonizing death or the fear these animals go thru.

Thea Lategan (29)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 5:01 am
Why should our animals suffer because of "human’s" GREED, TEST OBJECTS, FETTISH FOR “STRANGE” FOOD, PLEASURE, GREED AND SADISTIC BEHAVIOUR? If people dont have compassion for animals - THEY ARE NOT WORTHY TO BE CALLED HUMANS!!! Somebody who enjoys treating animals cruelly, violently and perform inhumane tests on them, lack taste or refinement characterized by an uncivilized culture. They are undomesticated, non literate, primitive, barbaric and uncultivated savages. “PEOPLE” WITH A LOW IQ OR NONE !!!!
According to “research”, humans have a highly developed brain and are capable of abstract reasoning, introspection, problem solving and language - humans are noted for their desire to understand and influence their environment, (what a joke), seeking to explain and manipulate phenomena through science, philosophy(values/way of life/thinking), mythology(tradition) and religion(belief) - portrayed as having high-level thought ……. sapience (wisdom), rationality and self-awareness are considered to be defining features of what constitutes a “person”. WHAT A LOAD OF RUBBISH! I wonder how they got to this conclusion……. If “humans” were like this, there would’ve been NO cruelty to animals, NO global warming issues, No human suffering, etc , etc , etc
We all have a role to play in positively changing the world in which we live. We each hold within ourselves unique qualities that we brought into this world….these qualities help us see the sole purpose of our existence. In order to live this purpose and make our contribution, we have to be our best selves and that means we have to protect, nurture, preserve, cherish, cultivate, and recognize the value of our animals and our earth.
When will people stop destroying animals and earth? Do we really only want to see buildings and people at the end of the day?

Ruth C (87)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 5:17 am

The innocent paying with their live's for loving a human blindly, for being a humans friend, this is the crime these animals committed, UNFAIR!!!

Donna Hamilton (159)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 5:31 am
Noted and signed previously. Thanks.

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 5:49 am
Noted and signed.

Nan Towle (75)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 6:12 am
This barbaric, yesteryear technology for slow painful killing is an atrocity. There are more humane methods of euthanasia readily available. The use of gas chambers on any sentient being is unconscionable and indefensible. These shameful and sickening horror chambers all need to be dismantled and long gone.

Past Member (0)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 6:22 am
signed and shared---ty

Ellen G (325)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 6:57 am
2 sigs

Alicia N (87)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 10:25 am

Victoria P (113)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 10:39 am
Signed with thanks

James Merit (144)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 10:43 am
N, S, TY!

Emily Drew (88)
Tuesday September 11, 2012, 12:46 pm
Signed and noted, thank you!

Jo Ellen H (3)
Wednesday September 12, 2012, 6:56 am
signed!! thank you !!

Alison A (244)
Wednesday September 12, 2012, 7:17 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Cal.

Diane B (275)
Wednesday September 12, 2012, 9:59 pm
signed thank you

Melania Padilla (122)
Tuesday September 18, 2012, 11:15 am
Signed and shared

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday September 22, 2012, 4:39 am
Already signed, but now noted as well!!! Thanks Cal

naomi cohen (55)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 9:55 am
gladly signed. thank you.

Leen Kel (42)
Wednesday September 26, 2012, 7:16 pm
Signed & noted, thanks.

Wendy F (62)
Sunday October 7, 2012, 7:12 am
Bruce and Wendy signed.

Olga V (18)
Wednesday October 17, 2012, 4:41 am
Noted, signed & shared

Laurie H (817)
Sunday December 2, 2012, 9:11 pm
So Very Signed & Shared~~~ Compassion for animals must take center stage and changes must be implemented now. There's no reason for euthanasia to be painful if it must be utilized at all!~ I hope the day will come when animals will be adopted only!~ (Dream??? It should become reality!~)

Süheyla C (234)
Tuesday December 11, 2012, 12:13 am
signed and shared
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