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SIGN PLEASE! Help Save the American Bison
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, BISON, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, endangered )

- 22 days ago -
Today the largest remaining wild herd of American bison consists of only about 4,500 individuals.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Cops Who Allegedly Laughed While Shooting Puppy
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killing, animalcruelty )

- 35 days ago -
Launch investigation into officers who allegedly took turns shooting a puppy eight times while laughing about it.
Industry Insider Speaks Out About the Hazards of Industrialized Agriculture
Animals  (tags: factory farming, industrializing agriculture, bird flu, CAFO's )

- 81 days ago -
When you remove diversity from a farm, you raise the risks of the operation; the system currently makes consumers and taxpayers pay the cost of the increased risks associated with the specialization of CAFOâEUR(TM)s.
5 Ways Thieves Could Steal Your Dog
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection )

- 104 days ago -
Top Five High Risk Pet Theft Scenarios
Scientists Capture First Ever Footage of Rare, Threatened Bird in PeruâEUR(TM)s Cerros Del Sira
Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

- 139 days ago -
An expedition to the Cerros del Sira mountain range in central Peru has captured the first ever camera trap footage of the Sira Currasow.
The U.S. and Russia Team Up to Save the Polar Bear
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, polar bears, protection, GoodNews, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 153 days ago -
The two countries, along with Canada, Denmark, and Norway, sign an agreement to protect the iconic animal as its sea-ice home disappears.
Praise Jon Stewart for Creating Animal Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, protection )

- 152 days ago -
As Jon Stewart retires from hosting the Daily Show, he is focusing his attention on rescuing farm animals. Him and his wife, Tracey Stewart, are turning their New Jersey farm into an animal sanctuary.
The Cat Ba Langur: A Primate Walks the RazorâEUR(TM)s Edge of Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, endangered, animalrights, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 159 days ago -
Less than 70 of these small primates remain, eluding poachers and challenging researchers to ascend into the craggy heights where the animals find sanctuary.
Baby Orangutan Taken From Mother Found Crying Alone In Forest
Animals  (tags: World Orangutan Day, baby crying, pet trade, palm oil, deforestation )

- 170 days ago -
It is World Orangutan Day. Rapid deforestation for palm oil means orangutans are under serious threat. Adult orangutans are killed and the babies are sold into the pet industry. Link at bottom of article on how you can be part of the solution to this.
Secret South African Orphanage Cares for Baby Rhinos
Animals  (tags: rhino orphanage, rhinos, ivory trade, protecting rhinos, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 188 days ago -
The Rhino Orphanage takes extreme measures to protect its rhinos from poachers, barring all but selected visitors and not advertising its exact location.
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