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Justice for Roosters Allegedly Rescued From Cock Fighting Ring PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 3 hours ago -
Ensure group of men arrested for an alleged cock fighting ring are thoroughly investigated.
Are You Fed Up With All of Those Cans and Bottles on the Roadside and in Our Neighborhoods, Parks, Lakes and Waterways?
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution )

- 6 hours ago -
More than 4 BILLION beverage containers are sold in Maryland every year and only about a quarter are actually recycled and reused. Three billion beverage containers every year end up in the environment -- in the landfill, incinerated, or as litter.
Stop Forcing Land Trusts to Allow Animal Trapping on Protected Land PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
When an animal steps on the steel-jaw trap spring, the trapâEUR(TM)s jaws slam shut, clamping down on the animalâEUR(TM)s limb or paw. As the animal struggles in excruciating pain to get free, the steel vise cuts into his or her flesh often down to the bone
Push for An Urgent Recovery Plan for the Incredibly Rare Mexican Gray Wolf PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 30 minutes ago -
Only ~110 of these wolves are estimated to remain in the wild.
Urge GEICO to Drop Cruel Chimpanzee Ad PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
The practice of using chimpanzees in commercials is essentially taboo in the advertising industry, yet GEICO just released a commercial that features a chimpanzee actor. PETA has informed GEICO that chimpanzees and other great apes used
Retire Stressed Out Baboons to Proper Zoos or Sanctuaries PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 6 hours ago -
Stop housing baboons in research facilities that allegedly cause them to die and relocate them to more suitable environments.
Iberian Lynx: Back From the Brink of Extinction ... and Run Down By Cars
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, Iberian lynx, humans, car accidents )

- 9 hours ago -
Conservation efforts to save SpainâEUR(TM)s iconic spotted cat are being undermined as record numbers are getting killed in car collisions
SIGN PLEASE! Ban 7 Dangerous Neurotoxic Pesticides That Are Poisoning Our Brains
Environment  (tags: pesticides, healthconditions, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, humans, protection )

- 10 hours ago -
Earthjustice and a broad coalition of partners have been fighting for years to convince the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to ban an entire class of poisonous neurotoxic pesticides
PETITION - Despicable Owners Severely Burn Innocent Puppy Using Chemicals! Demand Justice For Zorro!
Animals  (tags: Animal torture, huge suffering, animalrights, animalwelfare, justice for animals, prevention of further mistreatment, ownership ban, stronger protection, punishment for animal abusers )

- 9 hours ago -
Zorro the dog has a long road to recovery ahead for him. He was found Monday in a ditch by the Bixby Police Department. Police took him to Horizon Animal Hospital, where veterinarians thought he had mange. After looking closer, they realized...
Emergency Animal Medical Technicians Deployed as One-of-a-Kind Animal Ambulance Service
Animals  (tags: sick, injured, suffering, pets, animalwelfare, GoodNews )

- 9 hours ago -
The program, part of the Arizona Humane Society, runs some of,if not the only , animal ambulances in the country - where sick and injured strays can get help from a professional in the field..... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
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