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Success: Lonely and Confined Elephant Finally Released to Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: Lonely Kavaan, Marghazar Zoo, Pakistan, finally released, sanctuary )

Rosie
- 5 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Kaavan, the elephant at Marghazar Zoo, to finally see freedom after being chained & confined for almost 30 years. After a public outcry by 'Free Kavaan' & petitions like this, the Pakistan Senate agrees he needs sanctuary & elephant friends.
Radioactive Waste and the Nuclear War on Australia's Aboriginal People
Environment  (tags: indigneous rights, aborigines, protection, pollution, healthconditions, radia-active, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - theecologist.org
Aboriginal peoples and traditional land owners are fighting back against an Australian goverement which has dumped radioactive wastes on its lands for decades and has new plans for more dumping.
Destroying Romania's Forests: Europe's Rotten Wood
Environment  (tags: illegal logging, environment, forests, ecosystems, destruction, world, protection )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - theecologist.org
Illegal logging accounts for between 30 and 50 percent of wood harvested in Romania.
Mobs Of People Stop Truck Carrying 300 Dogs To Slaughter
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 3 hours ago - thedodo.com
On the warm evening of July 23, Chinese citizens spotted the truck, which originated in the Shandong province, on the road and were quick to realize its final destination: a dog meat market. The race to save all 300 from being butchered was on.
Justice for Dog Allegedly Left to Suffer With Deformed Head PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, dogs )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
Demand the maximum penalty for owners who allegedly denied their dog necessary medical care.
Ban Dangerous Pesticide Cocktails! PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection )

Anna
- 12 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
The United States Environmental Protection Agency is supposed to protect Americans against dangerous pesticides and other air born chemicals often used in agriculture and landscape control.
Congress Pass the Refuge From Cruel Trapping Act PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, habitat )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Wildlife is not meant to be exploited or endangered, yet many have met with violence through the use of body-gripping animal traps.
Free Packy the Elephant! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
Packy the elephant was born at the Oregon Zoo in 1962 and has lived in a small, cramped enclosure for nearly of all of his 54 years. In all his life, Packy has never had the opportunity to walk on grass, or forage on trees, or choose his friends
Tell the EPA: Ban Atrazine! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - action.ewg.org
Atrazine is one of the most widely used and most troublesome endocrine-disrupting pesticides in the U.S. More than 60 million pounds of it are sprayed on American crops each year, second to only MonstantoâEUR(TM)s glyphosate, the active ingredient in Roundup.
 
 
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