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Senior Dog Heartbroken After Owner Surrendered Her for Younger Dog....
Animals  (tags: dogs, ethics, humans, pets, sadness, rescued )

Dan
- 42 minutes ago - goo.gl
" Sweet LUCKY was just left at the shelter by her dad who who said she was too old and then he walked away from her and went looking for a new, younger dog. She is scared, confused and she deserves....." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Save African Giraffes From Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalcruelty, crime, death, endangered, extinction, killing, protection )

Ainga
- 52 minutes ago - animalpetitions.org
Recover the African Giraffe population by creating stronger restrictions on poaching in Tanzania.
Bears Locked in Tiny Cages Their ENTIRE Lives So Their Bile Can Be Harvested for Asian Medicines - and the Australian Fighting t
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, protection )

Annamaria
- 56 minutes ago - dailymail.co.uk
At least 20,000 bears are estimated to be trapped in bear bile facilities across Vietnam, Korea, China, Laos and Myanmar The bile is extracted through regular, painful procedures Meanwhile, the mammals spend their entire lives in cages
Deny Deceased Woman's Request to Euthanise and Bury Healthy Pets
Animals  (tags: Deny, deceased, woman, bury, euthanise, healthy, pets, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Under U.S. law, pets are considered the property of their owners. Though they are afforded protections against abuse even if the abuser is the person responsible for them, the rights of the nation's pets are limited.
First Cougar Seen in Kentucky Since the Civil War Is Promptly Shot Dead
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, sadness, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates )

Annamaria
- 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk
'If that cat had left that tree, it would have disappeared into the brush and it was a fairly populated area,' Marraccini told the Courier-Journal. 'I don't see any reason why it shouldn't be handled that way.'
Stop Export of Zimbabwe's Baby Elephants - International Fund for Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zimbabwe, Elephants, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Ethical concerns, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 hours ago - ifaw.org
Urge Zimbabwe's Ministers for Environment and Tourism to stop the cruel export of baby Elephants. The Zimbabwe government has the power to choose a more humane fate for the 34 helpless babies already captured awaiting export for a life of captivity.
Petition: Demand Release of Lolita the Orca to Proposed Seapen
Animals  (tags: Lolita Captive Orca, seaquarium animals )

Slava
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Lolita, also known as Tokitae, is an orca who was captured at the age of 4 in 1970 and has been living in captivity ever since. She is the only killer whale captive in Miami Seaquarium and her tank size is illegal -- USDA requires a minimum width of 48 fe
Animals Love Bath Time - Super Cute Compilation - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 5 hours ago - youtube.com
Most people think that animals just hate taking bath, but this super cute compilation will prove them wrong. These animals just love bath time!
Funny Cute Baby Animal Videos Compilation 2014 [NEW] - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 5 hours ago - youtube.com
Cute Animal Videos | Cute Baby Animals | Funny Videos | Funny Animal Videos | Animal Videos | Baby Animals | Funny Baby Animals Enjoy...
Free Me!   video
Animals  (tags: animalrights )


- 8 hours ago - youtube.com
I've heard my friends and family members say that they just cant look, and I think, yea well - that's the problem - that's how I changed - I couldnt stand it anymore.
Convict Kimberly Anderson of Felony Animal Abuse and Sentence Her to the Maximum Amount Allowed By Law
Animals  (tags: abuse, cruelty )


- 8 hours ago - change.org
Please sentence Kimberly Anderson to the maximum punishment allowed by law, make her surrender all the animals that are currently in her care, and make it illegal for her to ever own an animal of any kind ever again
Heartwarming Video: Calves Destined for Slaughter Experience Freedom for First Time!
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, rescued )


- 8 hours ago - chooseveg.com
Bali and Kai were found chained and alone. As male calves born into the dairy industry, they were both destined to be slaughtered for veal.
Family Dog Shot and Killed By Hunter in Cape Cod Town
Animals  (tags: sadness )


- 8 hours ago - examiner.com
Authorities are hoping to find out who is responsible for Sophie's death. Anyone with information is asked to call the police at 508-487-8730
Cute Animals Cuddling With Each Other: Compilation - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 9 hours ago - youtube.com
In this cute animal video, tune in to see the most adorable animals cuddling and snuggling with each other. It really is a cuteness overload.
Urgent Need of Ongoing Treatment
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, dogs, pets, rescued, animals, society, protection, ethics, animalrights, animaladvocates )

Nicole
- 10 hours ago - youcaring.com
Helping animals in need of long term medical treatment
Pledge Never to Wear Leather PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, dogs, suffering, death )

Anna
- 11 hours ago - investigations.peta.org
After learning that dogs are cruelly bludgeoned and their skins turned into leather shoes, gloves, belts, and other accessories, I pledge to buy only cruelty-free clothing and to avoid leather! By signing this pledge, I'm saying that the only skin
Zimbabwe's Reported Plan to Export Baby Elephants Raises Outcry Against Animal Trade
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, ethics, wildanimals )

Patricia
- 12 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Zimbabwe's Reported Plan to Export Baby Elephants Raises Outcry Against Animal Trade
10 Reasons Why Reindeer Are the Coolest Animals in the Arctic | Greenpeace International
Animals  (tags: animals )

Patricia
- 13 hours ago - greenpeace.org
10 reasons why reindeer are the coolest animals in the Arctic
Surgery to Give Boss a Chance to Walk Again
Animals  (tags: )


- 13 hours ago - friendstotheforlorn.dntly.com
Boss' story is very tragic. He and his brother, Bam Bam, needed a new home after his owner was arrested for murdering his own 12-year-old son.....
Federal Court Restores Protections for Great Lakes Wolves
Animals  (tags: wildlife, trophy hunting banned, wolf trapping banned, Win for Wolves )

Susan
- 13 hours ago - keepwolvesprotected.com
Federal judge issued an order requiring that sport hunting and trapping of wolves in the Great Lakes region must end immediately
Cat Burglar Strikes Cat Rescue | Stuff.Co.Nz
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, cats, ethics, investigation, law, pets, protection, rescued, society, crime, sadness )

Sonya
- 13 hours ago - stuff.co.nz
Theft of cat food and equipment from Cat Rescue charity in Christchurch New Zealand.
Show Jack Gangwish There Are Consequences for Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, sadness, suffering )


- 13 hours ago - change.org
UNIV OF NEBRASKA's FOOTBALL PLAYER JACK GANGWISH BEAT A RACCOON TO DEATH with a wrench because it wouldn't pose for a selfie.The raccoon seems to have been a domesticated one too
Taxi Ram for Cats - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 14 hours ago - youtube.com
Too much snow to walk, I think i'll take the ram today.
What's the Difference Between Rabbits and Hares?
Animals  (tags: hares, rabbits, bonnies, species, animals, environment, habitat, pets, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
For one, they're separate species--and hares are bigger, have longer ears, and are less social than bunnies.
For Leopards in Iran and Iraq, Land Mines Are a Surprising Refuge
Animals  (tags: leopards, iran, iraq, Land Mines, refuge, persian leopards, animalrights, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, protection, society, wildanimals )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Land mines keep people out of the Persian leopard's last habitats, creating a conundrum�removing the hazards leaves the cats more vulnerable.
What One Wolf's Extraordinary Journey Means for the Future of Wildlife in America | TakePart -PETITION -
Animals  (tags: animals, wolves, endangered, environment, habitat )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - takepart.com
The three-year, 3,000-mile trek of OR7 has altered scientific debates and state policy. But would he find a mate?
Climate Changes, Habitat Loss Cited as Threats to 314 Bird Species
Animals  (tags: bird species, climate change, habitat loss )

Stephen
- 18 hours ago - triblive.com
The projected declines, the studies each say, reflect climate changes and the disappearance of natural habitats. "They are more of a wake-up call than an absolute and concrete prediction,"said Margaret Brittingham, a professor of Wildlife
End Dolphin Abuse at Hotel
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abused, crime, sadness, suffering )

Ainga
- 18 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Improve living conditions for the dolphins at the Mirage Hotel.
Take Action: Help Stop the Dog and Cat Meat Trade in China - Via Duo Duo Animal Welfare Project (NGO)
Animals  (tags: China, Guangdong Province, Animal Cruelty, Dog Meat Trade, Cat Meat Trade, Animals, Suffering, Killing, Ethical concerns, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 19 hours ago - duoduoproject.org
California has been named sister state to Guangdong (Canton) province in China. The problem is that Guangdong accounts for 40% of the dog meat trade and 70% of the cat meat trade in China. That's about 4 million dogs and 2 million cats, many stolen pets.
 

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