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Asian Elephant Herds Lack Clear Matriarchs, Strict Hierarchies: New Study
Animals  (tags: Asian Elephants )

- 20 hours ago -
Unlike African elephants that are characterized by strong matriarch-led, unified families, Asian elephant families appear to be less cohesive and seem to lack clear matriarch-leadership, a new study has found.
ItâEUR(TM)s a Bear, ItâEUR(TM)s a Cat; No, ItâEUR(TM)s a Binturong and ItâEUR(TM)s Threatened
Animals  (tags: Biturong )

- 20 hours ago -
The binturong is a fierce, canopy-dwelling carnivore, with a prehensile tail, a sweet tooth for figs, and it smells like buttered popcorn; it is also threatened.
PETITION - Greyhounds Are Racing to Their Deaths Worldwide!!
Animals  (tags: Greyhound racing cruelty, ban greyhound racing worldwide )

- 19 hours ago -
As of 2016, dog racing is legal & operational in eight jurisdictions. Please join us in contacting the leaders of Australia, Ireland, Macau, Mexico, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the United States & Vietnam today.
Costco: Stop Selling Animal Cruelty! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
A recent Direct Action Everywhere (DxE) investigation showed horrifying abuse of hens at Pleasant Valley Farms, a Certified Humane cage-free egg farm in Farmington, CA that supplies Costco. The investigation was covered in the New York Times.
Be the Generation to Save the Bees PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
BritainâEUR(TM)s bee species are in trouble. Their habitat is vanishing. Their numbers are falling fast. And that leaves us in big trouble too, since we need these busy little creatures to pollinate many of our fruit and veg crops.
Make CCTV Mandatory in the UK's Equine Slaughterhouses PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 5 hours ago -
The sad reality is that thousands of horses will end their lives in a UK slaughterhouse this year, but how they are treated there is effectively invisibleas there is no guarantee that CCTV is being used to help monitor their welfare.
Prosecute Cop's Wife Who Cut Up Puppy PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, dogs )

- 5 hours ago -
Brandy Gidden, the wife of Jackson, Mississippi police officer Rahn Gidden, posted pictures of a pit bull puppy she hoped to sell with bloody, mutilated ears. The puppy, who looked to be 6-8 weeks old, had bloody ears because he was the victim of
Stop Winter Park From Starving Cats PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, cats, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
Cat advocates in Winter Park, Florida are outraged that City Commissioners adopted a temporary ordinance to prohibit the feeding of community cats in Mead Botanical Garden. Some of the cats are sterilized and some are not. Residents of Winter Park,
Tell North Korean Central Zoo That Teaching Azalea The Chimp To Chain-Smoke Is Cruel & Inhumane PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
Azalea, a 19 year old female chimp became famous after The Associated Press published photos of her smoking in a Central Zoo exhibition in Pyongyang, North Korea.
Protect Otters: Tell Congress Clean Water Is Essential for Wildlife PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, environment, habitat, protection )

- 5 hours ago -
Tell Congress to save otters by restoring protections for streams, ponds and wetlands.
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