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ACTION ALERT: Tell Governor Rick Perry and Other Texas Officials to Stop Killing Burros! PLEASE SIGN !

Animals  (tags: rick perry, governor, officals, burros, massacred, outrage, wild animals, protection, legalisation )

- 2379 days ago -
In 2007, the brutal shooting of 71 burros by rangers in the Big Bend State Park in Texas sparked public outrage that temporarily halted the state's lethal burro eradication program.

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Regina P (67)
Saturday October 15, 2011, 10:03 pm
Noted & signed. Thanks Simone

Sylvie Bermannova (42)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 12:51 am
The re-introduction of the bighorn into the area would be fine (as they would likely co-exist with burros peacefully, I believe), if it were done for a noble reason. Alas, I disbelieve this to be the case: The initiative is backed up by hunters who view bighorns as a valuable game that can be turned into trophies, while burros living in the given area are denied such a status in their eyes, so they want them out. Because it means one species (burros) getting killed to give space to other species (bighorns) that will also be killed (insanity), it is clear that it will benefit neither of the species but some people's selfish interests only. Thus, whether you look at it from the perspective of burros or from the perspective of bighorns, you must arrive at the same conclusion: It is sure to result in killing. And as such it must be opposed.

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 12:57 am
Noted and signed.

Danuta W (1248)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 1:28 am
Thanks for sharing

Andrea Nemec (213)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 3:17 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 4:57 am
Got msg "error is Salsa"...will keep trying, tu

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 5:58 am
Thank you for taking the time to act on behalf of the burros living in the Big Bend State Park in Texas. Your plea to Governor Perry and other Texas officials to stop the brutal shooting of these heritage animals has been faxed and emailed.
thanks Simone

Chris R (80)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 7:23 am
Thanks Simone!~

Constance F (418)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 9:45 am
Action already taken. Thank you. Perry = monster.

Past Member (0)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 11:16 am
noted signed

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Sunday October 16, 2011, 3:04 pm

Irene Leggett (0)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 3:23 pm
'They' won't be satisfied until the burros and mustangs are exterminated, then the lands can either be handed over to 'fat-cat' ranchers or used by gun-toting, trigger-happy morons, ops, sorry hunters, so they can exterminate another 'trophy' What will they kill when everyone has been killed??? Perhaps they could hunt each other!! and do us all a favour.

Alison A (244)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 5:48 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.

Alison A (244)
Sunday October 16, 2011, 5:50 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Simone.

Monday October 17, 2011, 1:07 am

Suzanne Hall (7)
Monday October 17, 2011, 9:13 am
Signed, noted and shared. This is horrible!

Nancy Roussy (79)
Monday October 17, 2011, 10:50 am
Signed and noted, thank you!

Ira M (211)
Monday October 17, 2011, 1:53 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you!
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