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We Demand Kerala to Confiscate Mundakkal Kannan Who Is Wounded and Kept Without Certificate!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, ethics, investigation, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

Frans
- 20 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
A captive elephant named Mundakkal Kannan,which is now kept under scorching sunlight at a place near Karuvatta.It was earlier kept by a person residing near Panachery in Trissur district for past 2 years....
California Coastal Commission: Don't Let SeaWorld Expand
Animals  (tags: Sea World, orcas and dolphins, captive wild animals, suffering ocean animals, ethics, animalrights, protection, Right to freedom )

Sabine
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Despite the growing controversy surrounding its treatment of captive orcas, last summer SeaWorld San Diego announced major plans to expand its orca habitat. While SeaWorld says it's to benefit the orcas, animal advocates continue to argue that SeaWorld
Please Help Ban Horse Drawn Carriages in Montreal
Animals  (tags: Animal Exploitation, horse carriages, horse suffering, horse cruelty, prevention of accidents, dying horses, animalwelfare, protection )

Sabine
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Horses are forced to pull oversized carriages all day in extreme heat and cold. Dodging traffic and inhaling toxic exhaust fumes all day. Many horses suffer from respiratory tract disorders, heat strokes, debilitating leg problems from walking on hard...
#EMERGENCY in Odai Bucharest Romania 600 Dogs Dying! They Are So Hungry That They EAT EACH OTHER!
Animals  (tags: romanian dogs, suffering, starvation, Rescuing, animalwelfare, protection, ethics )

Sabine
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
This is a Horrible Tragedy that does not have to Happen..Let Rescues in to give the Dogs some Food at least ...What Shame to stand by and let this Happen!! PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE THIS PETITION!!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect the Critically Endangered Maui's' Dolphin
Animals  (tags: Maui's dolphin )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
New Zealand's critically endangered Maui's dolphin is the world's smallest dolphin and itâEUR(TM)s on the brink of extinction. The most recent population estimate indicates that only about 55 adult dolphins remain.
Another Major U.S. City Now Requires Pet Stores To Offer ' Only ' Adoptable Rescues
Animals  (tags: dogs, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, ethics, pets, protection, GoodNews )

Dan
- 3 hours ago - goo.gl
Yet another major city has joined the charge to help shut down puppy mills ... for good.Last week, Phoenix, Arizona, officially joined the list of U.S. cities passing legislation aimed at... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Second American Accused of Poaching African Lion
Animals  (tags: Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe, April, Jan Seske, gynaecological oncologist, killed a lion, illegal hunt, bow and arrow )

Rosie
- 5 hours ago - usatoday.com
Wildlife officials in Zimbabwe on Sunday, accused a second American of killing a lion in an illegal hunt near Hwange National Park game reserve. Jan Seski, a gynaecological oncologist from Murrayville, Pa., shot a lion in April with a bow and arrow.
Zurich Airport Customs Seize Record 262 Kg of Ivory
Animals  (tags: ivory, Zurich customs seize record 262 kg, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, Beijing )

Rosie
- 5 hours ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Zurich airport customs seized 262 kg of ivory in eight different suitcases at the beginning of July, during checks, the customs chief said on 4th August. The inspections were carried out on two cases from Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, travelling to Beijing.
Cecil the Lion Charity Merchandise Roars Ahead
Animals  (tags: Cecil The Lion, protection, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, GoodNews, The Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Stephanie Conrad )

Cat
- 7 hours ago - thestar.com
Proof that every cloud has a silver lining. The Wildlife Conservation Research Unit (WildCRU) at Oxford University reported Tuesday receiving more than $1.1 million in donations in the lionâEUR(TM)s memory.
These 5 Stories Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
Animals  (tags: paralyzed dog )

Deborah
- 8 hours ago - pethealthnetwork.com
Unconditional love
Major U.S. City Now Requires Pet Stores To Only Sell Rescues
Animals  (tags: sell only rescues )

Deborah
- 9 hours ago - thedodo.com
Sure hope this is a trend!
FBI Please Investigate Cities
Animals  (tags: fbi, cities, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
CITES mission: "(the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not
Stop Live Animal Exports NOW!
Animals  (tags: australia, petition, live, export, Animal Cruelty )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Our exported LIVE sheep, cattle and camels, are still being subjected to the cruellest treatment in the name of HALAL. Australian laws are being broken; Australian animals are being abused; and the Australian Live Animal Exporters responsible
Send Walter Palmer to Africa So Their Government Can Charge Him Appropriately
Animals  (tags: petition, walter, dentist, animal welfare, cecil, murderer )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is important that Walter receives the justice he deserves for luring, hunting, and inevitably killing Cecil the Lion.
US Government Needs to BAN the Importation of Hunting Trophy Kills NOW
Animals  (tags: americans, hunters, murderers, petion, trophy, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
We as a nation are supporting the decimation of endangered species by allowing the importation of their carcasses, body parts otherwise known as "trophies" by the American hunters that kill them. It turns out that 65 per cent of the Trophy Hunters are
Free Lab Chimps Now
Animals  (tags: chimps, monkeys, animal testing, petition, labs, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Steven Wise is a local Attorney trying to win freedom for Kilo and Hercules as they are being held in solitary confinement. Free the tortured Chimpanzees you have the power to create change 0 0 Ema
URGENT! Forest Service's Helicopter Roundup of Wild Horses Begins This Friday, August 7
Animals  (tags: URGENT ACTION!, wild horse roundup, horse slaughter, wild horse survival, horse protection, arizona, national forest )

Kathy
- 13 hours ago - change.org
Although they're cherished by tourists and have been in Tonto National Forest for generations, they are now in immediate danger of being "condemned and destroyed, or otherwise disposed of." Please sign petition to say that they are not "estray livestock."
Petition South Africa: Using the Military to Halt Poaching
Animals  (tags: military, south africa, petition, south africa, animal welfare, poachers )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Many countries are using their military to help combat the rising poaching epidemic. Nepal has had no poaching in it national parks and wildlife sanctuaries in two years using their army. South Africa has the most powerful and up to date
Prosecute Dr.Jan Seski, Another American Killer of African Animals
Animals  (tags: american, killer, hunter, justice, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Dr.Jan Seski hunts illegally in Africa with a bow. He kills lions, and other African animals.
Tell Gwen Graham That Animal Cruelty Is Not An Acceptable Campaign Strategy
Animals  (tags: possuns, animal welfare, petion, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Opossums are solitary and shy nocturnal animals. When frightened, they fall into a trance like state of shock, or "play possum". Although they have a mouth full of sharp teeth, they are gently and harmless animals, preferring to avoid all contact with
Help Save the Most Endagered Species of Wolf in the World.
Animals  (tags: extinction, habitat, protection, sadness, wildlife, environment )

Beryl
- 14 hours ago - go.takepart.com
Petition to save the red wolf. The US fish and wildlife service announced that it will stop reintroducing this species into the wild while they decide whether they should improve the program or suspend it.
Good News, Delta Airlines Has Banned Hunting Trophies on Flights
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, GoodNews, law, wildlife, protection laws, animaladvocates )

Beryl
- 15 hours ago - go.takepart.com
August 3rd Delta airlines banned transport Lion, leopard, elephant, rhino, buffalo parts on flights worldwide! Chris Green director of legislative affairs for the Animal Rights Defense fund"no doubt the news of Cecil has altered the game plan for Delta
Petition's to Extradite the Killer of "Cecil" the Lion
Animals  (tags: petition, cecil, lion, murdered, extradite, american, dentist )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
No mercy for Dentist Walter Palmer he didn't have it to kill Cecil de lion. Extradition for him
Protect Endangered Species From Poachers and Hunters
Animals  (tags: usa, poachers, petition, trophy hunting, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is a tragedy that we are letting certain endangered species on this planet be killed by poachers and hunters. Notable examples are elephants, lions, and tigers. The United States should lead a coordinated, international military effort to protect the
URGENT: Save the Salt River Wild Horses (as Early as Friday)
Animals  (tags: protection, habitat, slaughter, wildanimals, conservation, sadness )

Beryl
- 15 hours ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
as early as Friday, Aug. 7th the US Forest Service has "posted" notice to the public that they will remove "unauthorized" horses in the Tonto National forest near Mesa Arizona. and has given free reign to local tribes to claim them for slaughter!
ABTA - Get Tough! STOP YOUR MEMBERS SUPPORTING ORCA CRUELTY
Animals  (tags: Sea World Cruelty, orcas, animalcruelty, crime, abuse, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 18 hours ago - uk.whales.org
Stop tour operators selling trip to places like SeaWorld. Ask ABTA s head of destinations and sustainability to enforce ABTA's rules on animal welfare.
Urge Congress to Protect Imperiled Animals From Trophy Hunting
Animals  (tags: trophy hunting, crime, cruelty, killed, killing, law, protection, abuse, humans, hunters, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 18 hours ago - congressweb.com
Please email, call, or write your senators today and urge them to prohibit the importation of African lion trophies by cosponsoring the Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large (CECIL) Animal Trophies Act (S. 1918).
Help Us to Save Lions From Trophy Hunting in South Africa and Ask for a Ban on Canned Hunting!
Animals  (tags: Hunting, canned, petition, animal welfare, trophies )

Scooby
- 19 hours ago - help.four-paws.org
Help us to save lions from trophy hunting in South Africa and ask for a ban on Canned Hunting!
 

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