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Some 30 Horses Die in Stable Fire Outside Chicago
Animals  (tags: death, sadness, horses, fire )

- 44 minutes ago -
CHICAGO -- More than 30 horses died in a stable fire in suburban Chicago over the weekend, with distraught owners of the animals arriving Sunday to lay flowers at the site, a fire department official said.
Carrefour Stop Selling ALL Shark Products Globally
Animals  (tags: sharks, wildlife, animals, suffering, cruelty, exploitation of animals )

- 1 hour ago -
110 signatures so far. petition. " one of the largest global supermarket chains with over 10,000 stores, your commitment to remove all shark products will make a huge difference." Target: Carrefour Group CEO Georges Plassat
Petition: Stop the Queensland Wallaby Cull!
Animals  (tags: queensland government, wallaby killed )

- 1 hour ago -
The Department of Environment has issued licenses to cull Wallabies, at properties at Mission Beach, south of Cairns; and this without fulfilling a legal obligation to look for non-lethal alternative's first. These Wallabies have become an important touri
Tell BLM: Protect Wild Horses From Gold Drilling Exploration Project
Animals  (tags: wild horses, gold drilling exploration, animalrights, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, investigation, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
Urge BLM to reject the expansion of gold drilling exploration activities in this critical wild horse habitat area. Let the BLM know that if the project does proceed, much stronger protections for wild horses must be required.
City Wants to Seize and Kill a Dog Who Has Never Done Anything Wrong
Animals  (tags: dogs, death, pitbulls, rottweilers, dispose of )

- 2 hours ago -
Imagine for a moment if someone came to your home and demanded that you hand over your beloved dog to be killed...even if your dog had never done anything wrong.
Homeless Man Walks Five Miles a Day to Be With His Dog
Animals  (tags: humans, devotion, pets, dogs )

- 2 hours ago -
According to Friday's Delaware Online, when life took a turn for the worse for Pete Buchmann, he did not turn his back on his constant companion, Buster.
Really, One Direction?!
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, ethics, suffering, wildanimals )

- 2 hours ago -
Urge One Direction to NEVER use animals again.
Find Murderer of Cats Hung From Tree
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, cats, abused, suffering )

- 2 hours ago -
Investigate Rene Carcamo for the possible murder of 25 dead cats he hung in a tree
Favorite Animal Photos This Week!
Animals  (tags: fun, animals, dogs, pets, animals )

- 2 hours ago -
A collection of our absolute favorite animal photos of this week. These shots have it all - funny, adorable and a nice helping of beautiful. Enjoy them and may they bring you a big smile today!
Bodies of 500 Sea Lions Found on Peruvian Beach
Animals  (tags: death, cruelty, animals, environment, humans )

- 2 hours ago -
Police are investigating a complaint from the governor of the local Samanco district, who said the sea mammals had been poisoned by marine farmers and fishermen who harvest shellfish.
Rare 'Black Seadevil' Anglerfish Caught on Film in Monterey Bay
Animals  (tags: fish, rare species, unusual species )

- 3 hours ago -
On Nov. 17, Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute Senior Scientist Bruce Robison and his team filmed an elusive "black seadevil" anglerfish 1,900 feet deep in the Monterey Canyon. To appreciate the magnitude of their find, it helps to know that anglerf
Tell the EPA That You Support Their Efforts to Cut Carbon Emissions on Behalf of the Ocean PETITION
Animals  (tags: wildlife, ocean, acidification, animals, EPA, carbon emissions )

- 3 hours ago -
Ocean acidification, largely caused by carbon pollution, can damage shell-building animals, like oysters, clams and mussels. Given the changes we're seeing in the ocean, it will be increasingly difficult for these organisms to build healthy shells
Protect Arctic Walrus From Shell's New Drilling Plan PETITION
Animals  (tags: walrus, Shell, habitat, wildlife )

- 3 hours ago -
To help the walrus, tell President Obama to keep America's Arctic Ocean safe from Shell! Sign the petition!
Put An End to Duck Shooting PETITION
Animals  (tags: ducks, shooting, wildlife, killing )

- 3 hours ago -
Please help us to send a strong message to the Governments of Vic, SA, NT and Tas, asking them to put an end to duck shooting!
Make Cockfighting a Felony in Ohio PETITION
Animals  (tags: cruelty, cockfighting, OHIO )

- 3 hours ago -
Unbelievably, Ohio is one of only 9 states where cockfighting, a vicious blood sport in which birds are forced to fight to the death with weapons attached to their legs, is not a felony.
Animals  (tags: desert elephants, protection, rescued, extinction, hunting )

- 4 hours ago -
Praise Jon Stewart for Disdaining Cruel Gestation Crates
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, abuse, jon stewart, gestation, crates, factory farming, pigs )

- 4 hours ago -
Applaud skit that highlighted inhumane gestation crates and encouraged better treatment of pigs
Stray Dog Who Raced 430 Miles to a Better Home: Arthur Latched on to An Extreme Sports Team During Amazon Race - and What Happen
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
As Sweden's Team Peak Performance prepared for a dangerous trek through the Amazon rainforest in Ecuador, they sat down for a meal. Mikael Lindnord then saw a scruffy, miserable-looking dog out of the corner of his eye and decided to give him a meatball.
White-Lined Sphinx
Animals  (tags: "Hawk Moth", "White-lined Sphinx", moth, mrsroadrunner, nature, oregon, photo, photography, pic, wildlife )

- 4 hours ago -
Meet the Sphinx Moth or if you prefer the Hawk Moth or as I call it the "Hummingbird Moth"
Punish Lab for Putting Live Rabbit in Freezer
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty )

Mary Ann
- 5 hours ago -
Please sign and shut this lab down forever!
Shark Fin Soup Still On GrubHub's Menus, Just Not Where It's Illegal
Animals  (tags: animals, shark fin, animalcruelty, killing, slaughter, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
Conservation group Oceana is petitioning online food delivery service GrubHub to take a stand against restaurants that sell shark fin soup. In its letter to GrubHub, Oceana cited a 2013 study that estimated the shark fin trade claims up to 73 million
4 Amazing Animals That Were Saved From Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, endangered, humans, protection )

- 5 hours ago -
Once a species becomes endangered, it is critical to work to preserve its habitat and remaining individuals, lest it disappear from our world. Occasionally, wildlife conservation projects and organizations can be so effective so as to reverse the process
Criminalize Transporting Dogs in Pickup Trucks
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, dogs, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
This might reduce the number of unnecessarily cruel deaths to innocent dogs, sign now!
There Is Only One Major Tech Company Still Selling Whale Meat
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, cruelty, slaughter, killing )

- 5 hours ago -
Earlier this week, a California restaurant owner pleaded guilty to three misdemeanor charges of selling federally protected whale meat from an endangered Sei whale who was hunted by Japanese whalers.
Punish Lab for Putting Live Rabbit in Freezer
Animals  (tags: rabbits, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, animalrights, crime, cruelty, humans, investigation, law, pets, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
A lab worker allegedly put a living rabbit in a freezer to euthanize it, yet the rabbit survived this cruelty. Several other violations were also uncovered, yet no fines or charges were filed against the lab.
Another Rare Albino Dolphin Captured By Taiji Fishermen, Destined For Life In Captivity
Animals  (tags: animals, dolphins, cruelty, death, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
The fifteenth pod of Risso's dolphins was slaughtered during the annual dolphin hunt in Taiji, Japan over the weekend -- one rare albino Risso's dolphin was taken for captivity in a marine park. But while the albino dolphin was being captured, his family
Protect Black Rhinos From Trophy Hunters!
Animals  (tags: Black Rhino, trophy hunters, animalcruelty, animalrights, abuse, abused, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 5 hours ago -
Trophy hunters contend that hunting endangered species helps conservation because the money they pay to kill the individual animal(s) goes toward the conservation of the species as a whole.
SeaWorld Just Lost Another Corporate Sponsor As 'Blackfish' Fallout Escalates
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, animalcruelty, animalrights, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
Like a flake of skin from a peeling beachcomber, vacation lifestyle brand and sunscreen company Panama Jack has parted ways with SeaWorld. Panama Jack, which has its roots in Orlando, had sold products at SeaWorld since the 1980s, but will stop on Februar
Petition: Ban Fur Farming in Norway and Ban the Import of Fur!
Animals  (tags: norway fur farms )

- 6 hours ago -
Every one knows that fur farming is just full of animal abuse. It is not fair that animals are staying whole their lifes inside a small ironcage, without touching any soil under their feet. Later in the year, they are skinned, sometimes skinned alive fur

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