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URGENT! SIGN! Animal Welfare Petition | Stop Taste & See Restaurant From Serving A Lion Meat Dinner! ACTION!

Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Lion Meat Trade, Taste & See Retaurant in Wichita, KS To Serve Lion Meat, TAKE ACTION! )

- 2115 days ago -
Please join me! Tell Chef Jason Febres of Taste & See restaurant in Wichita KS to cancel plans to hold this dinner! Your signature will also send a message to the Wichita City Council so they know that this event is a stain on its city's reputation.

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Stacey C (2)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 12:24 am
i so happy im veggie

Mary Riley (999)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 12:35 am
Great Scott! Thanks for this information and petition. Signed and forwarded.

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 1:29 am
Thank you -- signed

Emma S (239)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 4:27 am
Done! Thanks, Michelle.

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 5:32 am
done, thanks

Laura H (964)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 5:40 am
Noted and signed.
Humans will eat anything-how cruel and disgusting!
Thank you Michelle.

Joe R (190)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 7:32 am
Signed and noted.

Constance F (418)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 9:30 am
Thanks for posting ~ previously signed.

Lydia S (155)
Thursday August 9, 2012, 8:32 pm
Signed . Thanks

Danuta W (1249)
Friday August 10, 2012, 3:42 am

. (0)
Friday August 10, 2012, 6:53 am
Signed and Noted.

Alison A (244)
Friday August 10, 2012, 11:41 am
Signed and noted, thanks Michelle.

Kay M (347)
Friday August 10, 2012, 2:10 pm

Deborah Smith (0)
Friday August 10, 2012, 2:27 pm
Thank you.

Valentina R (12)
Friday August 10, 2012, 2:59 pm
How distasteful. Not to mention illegal. Lions are endangered hellooo?

. (0)
Friday August 10, 2012, 3:29 pm
Yes Valentina lions are definitely endangered. Certain Aussie friends tell me that 'roo is quite tasty but a Chinese friend tells me that from what she was told, cats are not very good tasting at all. I've eaten lots of things in my travels but never cat.

Dany Strakova (123)
Friday August 10, 2012, 3:51 pm

Dana B (140)
Friday August 10, 2012, 4:03 pm
Gladly signed, thank you

Stella Nobrega-Garcia (4)
Friday August 10, 2012, 4:23 pm
Noted and signed. Thank you.

Vicky P (476)
Friday August 10, 2012, 5:43 pm
Signed and noted

Gysele van Santen (213)
Friday August 10, 2012, 6:23 pm
signed & noted, thnx.

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Friday August 10, 2012, 6:32 pm

Elaine Al Meqdad (283)
Friday August 10, 2012, 6:39 pm
S & N! This is absolutely appalling when does the human race say enough is enough???

Regina P (67)
Friday August 10, 2012, 6:46 pm

Victoria Pohrebna (279)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 12:43 am

Donna Hamilton (159)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 9:25 am
Noted and signed previously. Thanks.

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 12:39 pm
Noted and signed.

Michelle S (462)
Saturday August 11, 2012, 4:00 pm
The lion meat being served in restaurants in the U.S. allegedly comes from lion and tiger breeding farms, which as you all well know, are unregulated in the U.S.

Just because an animal is endangered doesn't mean there aren't idiots in the world that won't stop at sensationalizing their consumption. Japan serves donkey; there's been elephant sushi popping up in Asian food markets/restaurants, monkey is eaten in the Congo, and it's no secret how the French feel about eating horses.

Shows like Andrew Zimmern's "Bizarre Foods" on the Travel Channel just add insult to injury.

As for the above statement that " 'roo is quite tasty but a Chinese friend tells me that from what she was told, cats are not very good tasting at all. I've eaten lots of things in my travels but never cat" it seems oddly out of sync...and out of the animal welfare forum.

Just because you like the "taste" of something doesn't warrant its subsequent objectification and consumption. I'm appalled at this comment, quite frankly.

desanka s (416)
Sunday August 12, 2012, 12:39 am
"UPDATE: Thank you! Late on Friday August 10, the restaurant announced that it will not be serving lion meat. They specifically thanked the polite voices of those of us who disagree. Thank you all for helping to make that happen with this petition and polite phone calls and social media actions. I knew passionate, peaceful voices can come together to help my cause!
BUT I still want the restaurant to cancel the dinner since they are planning on serving meat from exotic animals like kangaroos, alpacas, antelope, and crocodiles, too! This may not be a "lion meat" dinner anymore, but please sign to help if you agree that exotic animals should not be served."

Signed 9,912. Thank you Michelle!

Margaret B (88)
Tuesday August 14, 2012, 11:10 am
signed anyway!
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