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ACTION ALERT: URGENT: Urge Naples, Florida, Officials to Overturn Cruel Ruling! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !

Animals  (tags: alligators, captivity, exploitated, muzzled, abuse, wild animals, welfare )

- 2398 days ago -
The city of Naples, Florida, has narrowly approved a conditional use permit for "Gatorman Mike" (Mike Sturgill), allowing him to sell tourists the opportunity to be photographed holding and "hugging" captive alligators at his stores.

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Danuta W (1248)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 2:19 am
Thanks for this great article.

Danuta W (1248)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 2:19 am

irene davis (74)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 3:27 am
where do u sign?

helen r (33)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 5:24 am
I will get those letters out as soon as I'm done here. Thanks Simone

Bella Fitzpatrick (280)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 7:58 am
Can't find where to sign

Past Member (0)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 8:06 am
noted; do not know how to sign

. (0)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 8:28 am
Comments sent

Constance F (418)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 10:53 am
Emails sent. Thank you

Jason Green (235)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 11:38 am
emails sent thank you

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 11:38 am
Noted, emails sent.

Michela M (3964)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 12:32 pm

Gustavo Marrero (2)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 12:38 pm
Thanks for the info!

. (1)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 1:14 pm
Noted. Thank you Simone.

MmAway M (505)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 5:38 pm
Done....Guys there in my humble opinion a place where you can do this on the news...As horrible as it is..You have to write these SOB directly...Thank you Simone for getting this out...WT???????????

MmAway M (505)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 5:39 pm
RATS...Sorry, upset...There ISN"T a place where you can sign this petition on the news, take down the information and take it from there...Sorry, Simone...Guess, I better jump off...

Shirley S (187)
Thursday September 29, 2011, 11:56 pm

michelle t (41)
Friday September 30, 2011, 1:17 am
Thanks Simone.Email sent

. (0)
Friday September 30, 2011, 5:40 am

Carol H (229)
Friday September 30, 2011, 5:52 am
action to be taken, thanks Simone

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday September 30, 2011, 8:53 am
Noted, thank you!

Sylvie Bermannova (42)
Friday September 30, 2011, 5:02 pm
N/S. While it is obviously not sensitive to these alligators, I wonder how it could be safe for people? Why can't the guy find a better way of making his living?
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