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Protect Farm Animals From Needless Barn Fires: Update the Fire Code in Ontairo PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
In the month of January there were six major barn fires in Ontario, burning hundreds of animals alive. These tragedies could have been prevented through using simple preventative fire safety measures such as smoke alarms or sprinkler systems.
BC: Invest in Better Transit Not More Roadways PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, greenliving, roads )

- 21 hours ago -
Right now BC is considering a plan that would spend $3.5 billion dollars on building one 10-lane bridge. Proponents of the project argue that a larger road way between Richmond and Delta BC will decrease congestion and make commute times faster.
Send "Golf" Who Is Physically and Psychologically Damaged and Potentially Dangerous, to a Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

- 19 hours ago -
THE elephant which gored and trampled a Scot to death will be put back to work despite fears he could attack again. Samui Island Safari bull elephant Golf killed professional diver Gareth Crowe just a few days ago âEUR" and will be hired out to tourists
PETITION - Revoke Vet's License After Multiple Dead Horses Found on Property
Animals  (tags: horse cruelty, horse suffering, animal abuse, veterinarian, justice for animals, proper care, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection, licence revoke )

- 2 days ago -
A veterinarian is facing nearly a dozen animal cruelty charges after the discovery of a dead horse and several abused animals on his property, Poco West Mobile Equine Service, led to an in-depth investigation. The investigators discovered 16 horses,...
PETITION - Require Comprehensive Mine Cleanup to Prevent Pollution
Environment  (tags: mining waste spill, clean up action, prevention of further pollution, radioactive contamination, toxic waste dumps, responsible behaviour, accountability, stronger protection, environmental damage, ecosystems )

- 2 days ago -
There are currently no laws requiring mining companies or governmental organizations to perform comprehensive mine cleanup once the natural resources have been removed. Byproducts of the mining industry are often toxic or even radioactive material...
PETITION - End Terrorism Against Indigenous Leaders
Environment  (tags: Indigenous Peoples Rights, Indigenous communities, leaders, mining interests, Habitat Destruction, exploitation of resources, livelihoods, unique wildlife, terrorism against indigenious people, responsible behaviour, landgrabs, protection, conservation, S )

- 2 days ago -
The world is increasingly turning its attention to the few places that have not yet been drilled for oil, logged, mined, or exploited. The only problem? People live there already and don't want their homeland to turn into a strip mine.
PETITION - Save Vulnerable Penguins From Extinction
Animals  (tags: Humboldt penguins, Habitat Destruction, vulnerable species, nesting grounds, biodiversity hotspots, prevention, conservation, animalwelfare, animalrights, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
A vulnerable species of South American penguin faces a serious loss of habitat after the recent approval of new construction projects. Around 13,000 breeding pairs of Humboldt penguins could see their habitat destroyed after the Chilean government decided
PETITION - Justice for Cat Burned With Boiling Water
Animals  (tags: evil barbaric cruelty, huge suffering, animalrights, justice for animals, sadness, punishment for animal abusers, harsher sentences, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
A cat recently suffered severe burns when a man reportedly poured boiling water on it. In a Facebook video post, which has since sparked viral outrage, a man is seen at his stove bringing a pot of water to a rolling boil before bringing it over to his..
PETITION - Keep Coal Out of Neighborhoods
Environment  (tags: coal power plants, coal mining, coal ash pollution, Air pollution, air quality, Emissions Reduction, Climate Change, prevention of further pollution, global warming, alternative energies, sustainable sourcing, responsibility, stronger regulations )

- 2 days ago -
Egypt is beginning to feel fallout from its 2014 decision to let coal be brought in for cement and electricity production. In Alexandria, residents live only 10 meters away from a cement plant that burns coal. These residents are currently filing a...
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