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For Circuses Without Animals in the City of Toulouse *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, cruelty, ethics, humans, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

- 4 days ago -
The animal in a circus knows that the bars of his cramped cage. The hygienic conditions are often deplorable and animals generally show signs of stereotyped, compulsive behavior synonymous with "insanity" in humans: lion making round trips all day ..
Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $55 Million in Talc-Powder Trial
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, corporate, consumers, healthcare, health, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) was ordered by a U.S. jury on Monday to pay $55 million to a woman who said that using the companyâEUR(TM)s talc-powder products for feminine hygiene caused her to develop ovarian cancer.
Polar Bear Parts Trade Won't Be Opposed By The U.S. Anymore
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

- 7 hours ago -
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has decided to stop pushing for an international ban on the trade in polar bear parts. The agency has been trying for years to have skins and other parts put in the same category as elephant ivory. Late last week, the se
Nosey - This Exhausted Circus Elephant Is Still Being Forced To Perform
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, Nosey )

- 7 hours ago -
Taken from her mother in the wild at just 2 years old, Nosey has been used by people for profit ever since. Since being shipped from Africa to the U.S. in the early 1980s, Nosey's spent most of her life performing in circuses, despite suffering from dege
Photos Show Rescued Circus Lions Setting Paw On Their New Home
Offbeat  (tags: rescued lions, pictures )

- 4 hours ago -
The lions seem to be enjoying their new digs, as well. ADI even tweeted out a picture of Iron, the first lion to be released into the sanctuary, rubbing up against a tree in his new home.
Stop Using Rabbits and Sheep for Emergency Medicine Training PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 4 days ago -
Animals have been and in some occasions are still being used for lab testing and medical training. According to recent studies, it appears that such is the case at the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Please Help End Canada's Commercial Seal Slaughter PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 4 days ago -
Cruel practices continue every day that involves the slaughtering of young harp seals throughout Canada. These poor animals fall victim to being shot and bludgeoned for commercial purposes.
Urge Nepal to Protect This Ancient and Critically Endangered Wolf From Extinction Now PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, endangered )

- 4 days ago -
The Himalayan wolf is an ancient wolf with a lineage that goes back 800,000 years. This ancient wolf, a subspecies of the gray wolf, is also critically endangered. It's considered a CITES Appendix I in Bhutan, India, Nepal and Pakistan
Virginia Move Forward With Animal Cruelty Registry With Strict Enforcement PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 3 days ago -
With the ongoing issue of animal cruelty throughout Virginia and nationwide, the state made some efforts in presenting an animal abuse registry to authorities. Virginia statutes were clear in preventing animal cruelty, penalties and laws that are meant
Washington Move Forward With An Animal Cruelty Registry for Animal Protection PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection, law )

- 3 days ago -
In an ongoing endeavor to ensure the implementation of an animal cruelty registry state-by-state, it is highly commendable that Tennessee has taken that crucial step in protecting animals through such a database.
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