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Crack Down on the Poaching of Wild Donkeys Before the Issue Reaches a Crisis Level.
Animals  (tags: Donkeys, petition, extinction, China, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
The latest victim of the multi-million dollar poaching industry, the donkey, is facing serious trouble in many parts of the world. In China, the population has halved within a span of only 13 years, with a population of 11 million in 1990 dropping
Stop Using Golden Retrievers in Medical Tests.
Animals  (tags: Golden retrievers, medical tests, animal experiments, Texas, USA, animal cruelty, petition, dogs )

Scooby
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Researchers at Texas A&M University, led by doctor of veterinary medicine Joe Kornegay, are testing the effects of muscular dystrophy on golden retrievers by breeding them to have the disease.
Seek the Maximum Punishment Under the Law for a Man Facing 215 Charges of Animal Cruelty.
Animals  (tags: Australia, rspca, animal cruelty, petition, dogs, justice )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
An Australian man is facing a rash of animal cruelty charges after investigators found over 80 dogs and 10 cats living in squalid conditions that shook investigators to the core. Haris Ljuhar is facing 215 counts of animal cruelty, the most ever laid on
Tell South Africa to Say No to Rhino Horn Trade PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering )

Anna
- 10 hours ago - secure.awf.org
Sign our petition to urge South AfricaâEUR(TM)s government to vote no on the legalization of the rhino horn trade.
Take Action: Stop New Fees on Electric Vehicles in Indiana! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: auto, eco-friendly, environment, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - sierra.secure.force.com
If passed, IndianaâEUR(TM)s HB 1002 would enact a $150 annual registration fee on electric vehicles in the state. A tax on the mere 2,950 EVs on Indiana roads would not address highway funding needs, but would instead hinder EV sales and critically
Urge Candy Companies to De-Bug Their Sweets PETITION
Animals  (tags: bugs, suffering, candy )

Anna
- 11 hours ago - peta.org
Candy lovers beware: The hard, shiny shells on Junior Mints, Red Hots, Lemonhead, and Boston Baked Beans candies are glazed with secretions from lac bugs.
Tell Orkin to Stop Using Glue Traps to Kill Mice PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 11 hours ago - change.org
Glue boards are responsible for more suffering than virtually any other wildlife control product on the market. Most animals caught in glue boards suffer slow and agonizing deaths. Glue boards are inhumane.
Stop the Killing Homeless Animal in Ukraine Petition:
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, humans, killing, pets, sadness, suffering, slaughter )

Glennis
- 19 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
For the last 6 years in Ukraine were killed a few thousands homeless animals. This is deplorable and must be stopped.
STOP THE DOG MEAT MARKET OF VIETNAM
Animals  (tags: Vietnam, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, AnimalWelfare, abuse, pets, protection )

Beth
- 2 days ago - change.org
Thousands of pets are stolen every year- 7 tons of live dogs are shipped to Hanoi each day. As they are sold by weight, they are force fed through funnels to add value. If thieves are caught, they usually get off with small fines.
Support the Public Safety and Wildlife Protection Act PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

Anna
- 13 hours ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
This week, Representatives Alma Adams (D-NC) and Nita Lowey (D-NY) reintroduced the Public Safety and Wildlife Protection Act (H.R. 1629). This important bill would ban the import, export, and interstate commerce of steel-jaw leghold traps and
 
 
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