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Permanently Ban Domestic Horse Slaughter! Pass the SAFE Act! ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 13 days ago -
We now have an opportunity to permanently ban domestic horse slaughter with the Safeguard American Food Exports (SAFE) Act. The SAFE Act would also prevent U.S. horses from being exported to Canada or Mexico for slaughter.
Protect the Yellow-Eyed Penguin From Extinction PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 19 days ago -
Prevent the extinction of the yellow-eyed penguin by protecting its food supply.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Keep This U.S. Mining Company Out of Colombia's Amazon
Environment  (tags: corporate greed, crybabies, environment, conservation, ecosystems, world, politics, pollution )

- 20 days ago -
This lawsuit is just but one example of corporations undermining national sovereignty for the sake of private profits. We can't let corporations sue governments when they can't make a profit.
Don't Allow Hunters to Import Banned Polar Bear Trophies From Canada PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 19 days ago -
We need your help to end to uphold the spirit and the letter of the Endangered Species Act and to discourage any hunter who chooses to hunt a threatened or endangered species of animal in another country in the hope that they will be granted a special
Animals  (tags: lions, cubs, trophy hunting, canned hunting, abuse, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, endangered, extinction, crime, ethics, investigation, killed, killing, pets, protection, law, slaughter, sadness, suffering, wildanima )

- 18 days ago -
As the cubs grow into lions, they will become too dangerous for these tourist parks. No longer profitable as toys for tourists, the lions might be euthanized or sold to farms for âEURoecanned hunting".
Arctic Drilling Is Bad for Wildlife; Coastal Communities; Our Climate PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection )

- 19 days ago -
Arctic Ocean drilling is a double whammy. It makes climate change worse and creates an astronomical oil spill risk that threatens countless, often struggling marine animals. We need your signature to ensure that the ocean is excluded from President Obama
Take a Stand, and Stop Using Toxic Microbeads PETITION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: eco-friendly, environment, protection )

- 19 days ago -
Have you noticed that your facial scrub, toothpaste, or body wash has tiny colored beads in it? Those are microbeads, and they are made from polyethylene and polypropylene. What you didnâEUR(TM)t know is that a few years ago, companies added them to your
Hold Big Business to Its Promises: Eliminate Deforestation PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat )

- 19 days ago -
The majority of tropical forests are cut down to make room for the production of just four goods: beef, palm oil, soy, and wood products. The results? Enormous amounts of global warming emissions, the destruction of important wildlife habitat,
URGENT: Tell NASDAQ CEO to Cancel Plans to Allow UniverSoul Circus to Ring Bell PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 19 days ago -
Many highly respected people have been given the prestigious opportunity to open and close the NASDAQ market floor, so why is a company such as UniverSoul Circus, with its tainted reputation, being given the privilege? Join PETA in urging NASDAQ CEO Rober
Keep Protections for the Jaguar
Animals  (tags: jaguar, wildlife, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, conservation, cruelty, crime, endangered, ethics, investigation, killed, killing, law, rescued, sadness, slaughter, suffering, protection )

- 18 days ago -
For jaguars to thrive or even to persist, they must be protected from being killed, have an adequate prey base, have movement corridors to connect with source populations in northern Mexico. Petition by Nyack Clancy.
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