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Rare 'Big Tusker' Elephant Shot With Poacher's Poison Arrow - Saved By Incredible Vet Team
Animals  (tags: elephants, crime, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, GoodNews )

- 19 hours ago -
"Big Tusker" elephants, who are all males over 40, are prized targets for poachers, as each one of their 100-pound tusks can earn up to $130,000 on the black market...Featured story with lots of pics on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Thank Osceola County Commissioners for Protecting the Northern Everglades PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 22 hours ago -
Commissioners need to hear from you that you support their conservation efforts.
DEMAND The End of Bird Hunting In Malta!
Animals  (tags: migratory birds, bird hunting, killings, illegal hunting, Endangered Species, rare birds, protection laws, Biodiversity loss )

- 1 day ago -
Malta allows their citizens to shoot migratory birds each spring. The European Court of Justice ruled that Malta had repeatedly and illegally allowed spring hunting to take place. Now, Europe's migratory birds need your support to ensure the spring hunts
OCEANA : Stop the Drill: Say No to Offshore Drilling in the Atlantic and Arctic ! PLease SIGN and SHARE !!!
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, oil drilling, Shell Arctic Drilling, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Shell finally realized that drilling in the Arctic Ocean is a BAD idea and abandoned its efforts indefinitely. Momentum is building for President Obama to take action and protect our waters once and for all. But he needs to hear from you !
Thank the Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit for Combating Poaching!
Society & Culture  (tags: anti poaching unit, Black Mamba, rangers. women, United Nations, environment, humans, safety, world )

- 23 hours ago -
The Black Mamba Anti-Poaching Unit, a 26-majority women group of rangers, was recently awarded the United Nations Environment ProgrammeâEUR(TM)s Champions of the Earth award in the Inspiration and Action category.
ACTU Animaux - Happy, 4 Month Old Kitten, Has to Have Eye Removed By Oct 6th!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, cats, cruelty, pets, rescued, sadness, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
Happy is a sweet, lovable kitten that has a puncture in its left eye! The Asso. needs all the help they can get BEFORE Oct. 6th! They had to sedate him to examine the eye and sterilize the kitty. Please share and get all the clicks you can by Oct 6th!
We Know You Care About Farm Animals. Now Is Your Chance to Impact Billions of Their Lives.
Animals  (tags: farm, animals, petition, animal welfare, chickens )

- 3 days ago -
We have a golden opportunity, right now, to significantly reduce the funding of intensive farm animal confinement globally. All we need to do is change one sentence in a document currently under review with the World Bank Group. The impact of this
ACTU Animaux - Happy, 4 Month Old Kitten- Needs Funds By Oct. 6- 5 Clicks Per Day to Help!
Animals  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
5 clicks per day will raise funds for this sweet kitty's medical needs. Please click for all the animals on the lower left-hand side of the page, too!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Canadian Government's Plan to Kill Seals for Sex Potions
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, seal cull, Canada, killing, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animalcruelty )

- 1 day ago -
the government of Canada is considering spending more than $20 million in taxpayer dollars to develop markets for gray seal products. Among other things, the plan proposes grinding up seal carcasses to make hot dogâEUR"type products and marketing seal penis
TAKE ACTION NOW! Punish Woman for Allegedly Harassing Sea Turtles
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Give woman harsh sentence for causing physical stress to a protected sea turtle and for purposely destroying sea turtle nests to sell the eggs if she is found guilty.
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