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Protect Beautiful Lagoon From Development - ForceChange
Environment  (tags: destruction, wildlife, wetlands, Native Plants, Native Animals )

Carol Joa
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
A lagoon is home to a variety of native plant and animal species. However, a proposed boat launch development project threatens the lagoon and its surrounding wetland. Take action now to save this unique estuary from development.
Site C Proposal Puts Treaty Commitments to the Test
Environment  (tags: awa, commitments, First Nations chiefs, Ottawa, Government, ecosystems, environment, habitat, nature, protection, world )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - davidsuzuki.org
First Nations chiefs recently travelled to Ottawa to urge the federal government to pull the plug on the costliest infrastructure project in the country.
DonâEUR(TM)t Allow Tourists to Eat and Watch Dolphins Simultaneously - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: environment, killing, slaughter, protection, AnimalWelfare, abuse )

Carol Joa
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
An official in Taiji, Japan, infamous for its annual dolphin slaughter, recently announced plans to build a water park that will allow visitors to simultaneously eat and watch dolphins. Ensure this deplorable plan does not go through by signing the petiti
USA: Stop U.S. Government From Shipping Protected Burros Overseas!
Animals  (tags: burros, wild horses, abuse, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals )

Sara
- 2 hours ago - aspca.org
Please email Neil Kornze, director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management (BLM), and urge him to cancel plans to ship federally protected burros to Guatemala.
Stop the War on Wolves - Please Sign PETITION
Animals  (tags: wolves, protection, animalcruelty, death )

Jean
- 3 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Demand an Immediate Status Review of Wolves in the Northern Rockies!
Justice for An Tiger Who Was Beaten to Death in Argentina ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: killing, tiger, crime, argentina, justice )

Angela
- 3 hours ago - change.org
It happened In the province of Cordoba Paso Viejo, located 190 kilometers from the capital city, where this bengal tiger was brutally murdered. This crime not allowed go unpunished !!!
Success: San Francisco Says No to SeaWorld - PETITION
Animals  (tags: whales, dolphins, Sea World Cruelty, animalrights )

Jean
- 3 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
California took a step in the right direction when San Francisco's Board of Supervisors passed a resolution that would ban the captivity of cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises). Thank the San Francisco Board of Supervisors for recognizing that
Photo Highlights of the Day-Friday 24 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, pictures, off-beat, world, news )

Zora
- 3 hours ago - theguardian.com
The Guardian's picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including elections in Botswana, sandboarders in Brazil and the Queen's first tweet
Several Dogs Found Dead Inside Dolton Animal Hospital « CBS Chicago
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, pets, suffering )

Susan
- 3 hours ago - chicago.cbslocal.com
This vet should be struck off. How can you be a vet at this animal hospital without knowing that these dogs were not being fed. He knew and therefore he should be sacked and struck off.
Energy Pipeline Gets Paused For Belugas
Animals  (tags: White Whales, protection, animalrights, AnimalWelfare )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
The TransCanada Corporation has been forced to put the brakes on an $11 billion pipeline project in an effort to protect beluga whales in the St. Lawrence River.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Stop Killing Stray Dogs in UK ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: Stray Dogs, UK government, killing, animalrights )

Angela
- 4 hours ago - change.org
Last year an estimated 8,985 homeless dogs were killed by local authorities. To allow the continued breeding of dogs whilst there are not enough homes for all is completely irresponsible and to allow the death of 'surplus' dogs is morally reprehensible.
Secret Service Dogs Bravely Stop White House Fence-Jumper
Offbeat  (tags: Security Dogs, protection, government )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
Shortly after Dominic Adesanya, a 23-year-old man from Maryland, leapt over security fences and began to dash toward the White House on Wednesday evening, he was met by two of the Secret Service's furriest colleagues (more)
7 Animals Who Are Pumped About Pumpkins - Cute Videos/Pics
Animals  (tags: Animals, Enjoying pumpkins! )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
It turns out that pumpkins can be a fun source of enrichment for many animals, acting as both a treat and a toy. While the jack-o-lantern sitting on your porch should not be fed to your beloved pet (after a few days outdoors, the carved pumpkin starts
Salamander Shindig Appears On Front Doorstep, Shocks Homeowner
Offbeat  (tags: Salamander, shock, unusual, humor )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
When ringed salamanders throw a party, they invite everyone. This was especially true on a doorstep in Missouri this week, when a big pile of the amphibians showed up all at once.
Heartbreaking Photos Show Dogs Waiting For Fallen Canadian Guard To Come Home
Animals  (tags: Dog. Killed owner, sad, grieving )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
As people across Canada continue to mourn the tragic death of Nathan Cirillo, the guard who was shot and killed at his post in front of Canada's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Ottawa, it's clear that they are not alone in their grief.
The Week in Pictures: 24 October 2014
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, world, news, photos )

Zora
- 4 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Various pictures from around the world.
How The Dairy Industry Strong-Armed A State Into Silencing Whistleblowers
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ag-Gag Law, government, dishonesty, crime )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
Pennsylvania's legislature closed out its fall session this week by killing the state's proposed ag-gag bill, meant to ban activists and journalists from exposing animal cruelty at factory farms.
Massive Rhino Horn Racket Revealed In US, A Kingpins Indicted
Animals  (tags: rhino horns, animalcruelty, extinction, investigation )

Jean
- 4 hours ago - thedodo.com
A pair of wildlife trafficking kingpins is facing the wrath of the U.S. government for reportedly tricking hunters into killing rhinos illegally.
Gorilla Accepts 40th 'Bake Off' Birthday Cake
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Gorilla )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A gorilla with a fondness for pink celebrated her 40th birthday at London Zoo on Thursday with a colourful gourmet parsnip, potato and carrot cake.
Baby Gorilla Has Treatment for Collapsed Lung
Offbeat  (tags: Animal, Baby gorilla, health, healthcare )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
A baby gorilla, born by rare emergency caesarean section operation, has had treatment for a collapsed lung. San Diego Zoo says the baby developed respiratory distress, but after treatment is making progress.
I-Wonder: Were We Contacted By Aliens in 1977
Science & Tech  (tags: science, space, ET, Galaxy, life )

Ray
- 5 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Are we the only island of life in the vastness of space, or is our Galaxy teeming with other civilisations?
These Powerful Portraits of Dogs Minutes Before Being Put Down Show the Harsh Realities Facing Many Rescue Centres Every Day
Animals  (tags: abused, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, sadness, suffering )

Linda
- 5 hours ago - independent.co.uk
"The purpose of this project is to arouse people's awareness of animals rights," he said. "People should view animal rights as a moral issue rather than appealing to emotional affection
Beijing Marathon Smog Takes Health Out of Exercise
Offbeat  (tags: CO2emissions, climate, destruction, energy, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, government, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans, pollution, Sustainabililty, world, environment, health, humans, news, safety, society, sports, world, asia, chin )

Jessica
- 5 hours ago - yourenergyblog.com
Smog in Beijing is so bad that marathon runners were wearing gas masks last week. It's one of the smoggiest cities in the world. 30,000 athletes were registered to run. Some dropped out, some quit early, and some wore masks.
Justice For Hercules! Dragged For Kilometers Behind A Car By Johnathon Wayne Smith !
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, animal activists )

Maria
- 5 hours ago - petitionhub.org
A 35-year-old Pilbara man was charged with animal cruelty for dragging a dog behind a car. The man pleaded not guilty in a Karratha court. His next appearance will be in January! Demand the maximum penalty for this man!
Baby Fox Recovers After Being Rescued   video
Animals  (tags: fox renard rescue milk animal )

France
- 5 hours ago - youtu.be
Beau Ouimette and his wife were gem hunting in West Virginia when they came across a lost baby fox. It had dried-in blood stains on its neck and appeared to be frightened and weak. They thought it was about one month old. Here they show the fox recovering
Hippo Birdie Two Ewe | Funny Birthday Greeting Card
Offbeat  (tags: animals, funny, cartoon, birthday card )

Vipul
- 6 hours ago - ismiledyou.com
A funny, hilarious cartoon birthday card, featuring lyrics involving a hippo, a bird, a deer, and two ewes.
Foreign Policy for All
World  (tags: foreign policy, human rights, freedoms, peace, politics, government, ethics )

Nancy
- 6 hours ago - masspeaceaction.org
The principal objective of this effort is to articulate, define, and discuss a positive, policy-oriented foreign policy vision for the peace movement, including Peace Action, to provide a broad framework to which current policy issues can refer.
October 2014: Slavery and Torture in New Zealand
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, corruption, crime, government, media, news, UnitedNations, unitednations, world )

Sonya
- 6 hours ago - sexslaveryworsethan1700s.blogspot.co.nz
There is plenty of 'evidence'. I am finally allowed a lawyer. Justice at last. Prayers do work. Never give up on your prayers.
VA Health Benefits for Families at Camp Lejeune 1957-87
Health & Wellness  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, ethics, obama, democrats, treatment, research, risks, protection, society, family )

James
- 6 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Camp Lejeune Families of Veterans: Did you live on the U.S. Marine Corps base between 1957 and 1987 for 30 or more days?
Manatee County - Speed Up Process In Favor of Animal Care & Control & Stop the Abuse - The Petition Site
Animals  (tags: animal services agency, animal abuse, manatee county )

Slava
- 6 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Manatee County Animal Services Division is being audited by county officials regarding their animal services operation. The report required of them is to include interviews, tour county facilities, send out anonymous questionnaires to employees, profile t

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