The legislation not only fails to protect public safety, but has also resulted in the suffering and destruction of hundreds of dogs, that are deemed âEUR~dangerousâEUR(TM) simply because of how they look. This devastates the owners who love them.
In 2013 the UK Government brought in new laws to tackle the criminal scrap metal trade in England. But now it's puppies who are being traded like scrap with no regard for their welfare, or even if they live or die.
Come on BA, itâEUR(TM)s time to stop supporting this cruel industry âEUR" even SeaWorld has admitted it shouldnâEUR(TM)t keep orcas in tanks. You are British Airways âEUR" 86% of British people* donâEUR(TM)t think whales and dolphins should be in tanks.
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.......
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.
The U.S. will not allow the import of lion trophies taken from captive lion populations in South Africa, and the protections now given to lions by the Endangered Species Act do not allow to issue import permits.
Despite diminishing lion populations, CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) recently agreed that the exporting of South African lion body parts could continue.
Federal animal cruelty legislation has been introduced in Congress, but it has not yet passed. The Prevent Animal Cruelty and Torture Act (PACT) would empower the FBI and U.S. Attorneys to prosecute animal abuse cases across state lines.
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.