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Excellent News ! President Obama Proposes to Ban the Sale of Ivory in the U.S.!!
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, US Government, ban ivory ban worldwide )

- 3 days ago -
President Obama announced Saturday new measures that would eliminate the market for illegal ivory in the US !
Catalonia Bans Use of Wild Animals in Circus Performances
Animals  (tags: animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty )

- 3 days ago -
Catalonia now joins the list of European jurisdictions and nations, including Belgium, Denmark, Portugal and Switzerland, that have already prohibited the use of wild animals in circuses.
Petition: Keep U.S. Horses SAFE
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

- 3 days ago -
Although there is now a ban on horse slaughter in the U.S. as per an amendment included in the funding package for fiscal year 2015, more than 100,000 horses are transported via long grueling treks yearly to Canada and Mexico to meet their painful deaths
TAKE ACTION NOW - Stop Promoting Cruel Bullfighting ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: bullfighting in spain, suffering, killing, tortured, bulls murdered )

- 3 days ago -
Bullfighting involves horrendous cruelty to animals. Bulls are painfully tortured with lances and spiked spears. - On the website, Spanish Tourism states: "Come to Spain and discover the world of bullfighting - you are sure to have fun."
German Arrested, Because He Wanted Save Whales !
Animals  (tags: Sea Shepherd, protection, whaling ban, ocean life )

- 3 days ago -
Tom S. (29) was with the marine conservation organization "Sea Shepherd" for their mission against whaling on the Faroe Islands.Now threatens him a two-year prison sentence because he had prevents a hunt on pilot whales.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Confinement & Cruelty Treatment Of Civet Cats For Coffee Production
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, protection, cats )

- 3 days ago -
Many people are not aware of the fact that a certain little animalâEUR(TM)s excrements are used in producing some particular coffees.It appears that the cats are kept in captivity in horrendous conditions, being kept in wire cages their entire lives.
CRAIGSLIST: Used Furniture. Dead Elephants?
Animals  (tags: ethics, crime, corruption, protection )

- 3 days ago -
We are the last generation who can save elephants from extinction, and we need your help. Craigslist can do much more to enforce its existing ban on ivory sales, by implementing an aggressive monitoring program to ensure ivory is not sold or advertised
Andrea Gung's Campaign to Stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival (Video)   video
Animals  (tags: dogs, cats, Yulin dog meat festival, suffering, bad news, good news )

- 3 days ago -
When Andrea Gung of Duo Duo Animal Welfare Project started a petition to stop the Yulin Dog Meat Festival, she had no idea it would eventually reach over 1.5 million supporters around the world. Hear her story.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prohibit the Fishing of the Blue Shark
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, killing, slaughter, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

- 3 days ago -
Every year, many species get closer to becoming endangered. The blue shark is one of those species -- 10-20 million are killed every year and the International Union for Conservation of Nature lists them as near-threatened
Civet Cat Coffee: Can World's Most Expensive Brew Be Made Sustainably?
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals, protection, Sustainabililty, food )

- 3 days ago -
Coffee derived from the faeces of the civet cat has spawned a cruel industry. Will sustainable production leave a better taste?
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