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Rob Lowe Helps Dawn Save Wildlife


Environment  (tags: GoodNews, environment, ecosystems, Rob Lowe, good news, protection, nature, wildlife )

Cal
- 393 days ago - mnn.com
Actor and activist narrates Web series 'The Big Picture.'



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Christeen Anderson (490)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 1:52 am
Thank you Mr. Lowe.
 

Frances Darcy (218)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 3:01 am
noted
 

John S. (303)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 3:14 am
Noted.
 

Carol D. (109)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 8:48 am
I am glad more celebrities are standing up for wildlife and climate change
 

Jeaneen A. (129)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:06 am
Nice to know celebrities do good work for the animals and environment. Thank you Rob Lowe
 

Cinzia Palamara (64)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:24 am
Noted.Thanks
 

June M. (104)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:36 am
thanks Cal for sharing
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:46 am
Thank you Rob 4 caring!
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:58 am
Noted
 

Elisa F. (236)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 10:16 am
Noted. Thanks, Mr. Lowe. Thank you, Cal.
 

Laura H. (888)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 10:30 am
Dawn is made by P&G; I wish to hell they would stop testing on animals!!
 

Tom Tree (254)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 11:13 am
Noted & Shared
Thank you for Sharing this.... !
 

Marija Mohoric (50)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 12:14 pm
noted, thank you
 

Dotti Lydon (116)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 1:03 pm
What a wonderful man.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 1:12 pm
Thanks Rob for being a big animal lover. Thanks Cal
 

Dianne D. (463)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 1:44 pm
I find it interesting that Dawn is owned by Proctor and Gamble which is one of the largest companies that have to test ALL of their products on animals, because their products are toxic to humans. Seems like an oxy-morin that Dawn (P & G) is taking credit for saving wildlife, but are killing millions of lab animals because of the toxic products they are selling to consumers.
 

Kate Kenner (200)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 3:08 pm
Dianne I was just going to say the sam thing. It is somewhat ironic and hypocritical. They were helping during the BP oil spill and have done so for other spills as well yet they test in animals. On one hand I want ed to buy it but I don't buy from companies that test. They get a lot of publicity and no one sees the dark side of their company.
 

Laura H. (888)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 3:41 pm
Cal-thanks for sharing this...I am in no way trying to be downer here....
but the entire truth about P&G IS important!

I have a (snail mail, of course) letter from P&G...from 1989! Telling me 'WHY' they 'had to' test on animals...sad to say but nothing has changed!
There are many, MANY companies around the world who have NEVER been involved with animal testing; what makes P&G SO different? WHO are they 'in bed' with?
I have boycotted them for YEARS.
 

Michael Kirkby (85)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 3:44 pm
Noted
 

Karen B. (8)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 4:46 pm
Noted.!!
 

Janet R. (34)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 5:26 pm
What a wonderful person Mr. Lowe is for all he does for wildlife.
 

Jennifer C. (172)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 5:29 pm
Thanks.
 

Jeremy S. (2)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 5:39 pm
Good to know there are some famous people more concerned about issues more important than increasing the size of their own wallets!
 

Anne K. (129)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 7:12 pm
Procter & Gamble tests on animals. Google Draize and LD50 and Nalgene lab animal restraints to learn some of the horror. If you care about animals and the environment, use cruelty-free, environmentally-friendly products, such as 7th Generation dish soap. It's disgusting that P&G is using Dawn and the oil spill to promote the company as caring and compassionate. Does Rob Lowe (not familiar with him) know about this?
 

Laura H. (888)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 7:15 pm
I am frustrated too, Anne. Some animals may be saved; but many more are used to make money! It's NOT RIGHT.
 

Sonny Honrado (6)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 7:28 pm
Noted!
 

Nimue P. (243)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 8:45 pm
cool
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:27 pm
Noted
 

Veronica C. (43)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 9:34 pm
Good for him!
 

BarbCat SunshineLady (1646)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 10:08 pm
I hate to rain on your parade but about three years ago I did a post about how Dawn 'saves wildlife.' With some background research from some very inquizitive (sp?) C2 Members, we discovered that Dawn TESTS on wildlife. You know, as in hooking their brains up with electrodes and putting them through hellish tests. I'll find my post so you can see what we discovered. IF Dawn has STOPPED TESTING on ANIMALS, I appologize.
 

GGmaSheila D. (169)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 10:50 pm
I guess I'll have to shake P&Gs hand with my right hand and slap them upside their collective heads with my other...
Always nice to see celebs getting involved with wildlife and the environment instead of with each other.
 

Rosemary Rannes (634)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 11:13 pm
Am I being overly optimistic in thinking that if we target P&G for testing on animals and being so two-faced that they have to hire Rob Lowe to promote their company ( not sure if he is aware - he's an intelligent man so he should be ! and if he is, WHY would he participate in this ?!?! - should target him too - !)
Simply put, what the ???? I'll sign .. just send me something!!!!!!!
Green stars to Dianne D., Kate K., Laura H. & Anne K.
By the way, let's all report Jupa Sade who obviously has his/her own agenda and could care less about this post !!!
 

june t. (65)
Tuesday August 20, 2013, 11:20 pm
I'm sure Mr. Lowe is a wonderful guy, and I'm sure he will be adequately paid for his work promoting the company.
 

Inge Bjorkman (142)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 12:01 am
Never too late to change

Love and Action
 

Mari 's (1364)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 3:29 am
Awesome news!!!!
 

Ruth S. (307)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 6:04 am
Thank you for sharing.
 

Jeaneen A. (129)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 9:47 am
Good that someone cares. I received an email for IFAW that yesterday we used up this years supply of natural resources and we still have almost 4 and a 1/4 months to go, we are destroying this planet and leaving the next generation with much less. No one in power has the balls to say we need to cut back on population. We can n o longer have families with three and more kids, the earth can not handle it. Animals in the wild when food goes scarce they do not have babies, they know instinctively, but humans seem either too selfish to care or too stupid. But if you want your children to have an earth worth living on, we must address this sooner, the better.And the Religious Conservstives want to do away with abortion rights and planned parent hood. They are insane.
c
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 2:56 pm
noted
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Wednesday August 21, 2013, 3:25 pm
Noted
 

janet f. (29)
Friday August 23, 2013, 7:32 pm
Too bad dawn dish liquid is made by Proctor and Gamble, a company that still insists on testing their products on animals. perhaps. Mr. Lowe can bring this company into the 21st century and explain how household items don't have to be tested on animals any more.
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Saturday August 24, 2013, 5:39 pm
Great he is using his public figure for a good cause!
 

Roseann D. (178)
Wednesday December 18, 2013, 12:46 pm
It is ironic that Dawn is a petroleum product. There has to be something better to clean them with.
 
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