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DID EXCALIBUR DIE FOR NOTHING? Spanish Nurse Whose Dog Was Put Down After She Contracted Ebola Has Recovered
Animals  (tags: Spain, EU, Excalibur, Teresa Romero dog, protesters, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, EXCALIBUR DIE FOR NOTHING )

Desanka
- 39 minutes ago - dailymail.co.uk
Teresa Romero tested negative for the disease, the government said, but her beloved dog Excalibur was put down as a precaution. Thousands of protesters, including health workers, marched in the streets of Madrid calling on the health minister to resign.
Dog Tales Rescue and Sanctuary in King City Puts on the Ritz for Dogs in Need
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, rescued )

Linda
- 8 hours ago - thestar.com
Rob Scheinberg and his wife, Danielle Eden, say their dream project, costing 'north of a million' dollars, will make dogs 'feel like they're in a home way from home'
Feed Your Pupkin Some Pumpkin!
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, cats, animals, AnimalWelfare, Pet Food )

Ann
- 9 hours ago - petclue.com
WHAT: Pumpkin, while most people assume it is a vegetable, is actually a vine-growing fruit. Not only is it festive, but also dogs love it! It's so much more than decoration! - See more at: http://petclue.com/article/feed-your-pupkin-some-p umpkin.html#sth
Dogs Gone Boo!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, dogs, protection, pets )

Linda
- 11 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Imagine being a dog and all of a sudden an endless stream of scary monsters show up on the doorstep and keep ringing the doorbell. For many dogs, Halloween, just like July 4th and New Year's Eve, are days of infamy.
Save The Sage Grouse
Animals  (tags: frackers, greater sage grouser, animalrights, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, pets, protection, sadness, suffering, wildan )

Sara
- 14 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
The Greater Sage Grouse (Grouse) is on the brink of extinction. 100 years ago there were 16 million Grouse in North America, today that number is as low as 200,000.
Stop Idaho's Next Wolf and Coyote Killing Derby
Animals  (tags: Wolves, endangered, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Jean
- 15 hours ago - mail.google.com
PETITION Please sign. A radical anti-wolf group is asking the Bureau of Land Management to hold a wolf and coyote killing "derby" on public lands near the Salmon, Idaho, area. During these killing contests,
Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing
Animals  (tags: interesting, protection, prevention, women, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, goodnews )

Clare
- 15 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
This is a wonderful thing as our pets are our family they like our kids this is a blessing for people suffering from domestic violence as this is why some stay for their pets need safety too so please sign
Neglected Cats Get Second Chance At Life
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, cats, protection, rescued, neglected cats )

Linda
- 15 hours ago - sacramento.cbslocal.com
Champy the cat is vivacious and full of life. But what you don't know is Champy can't see. The feline is one of 60 cats taken in by the Fieldhaven Feline Rescue in Lincoln.
Find And Prosecute Person Responsible For Abandoning 4 Kittens In A Shoe Box Taped Next To A Garbage Dumpster!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cats, chicago, illinois, kittens )

Sarah
- 16 hours ago - petitionhub.org
Kevin Anderson of Chicago, Illinois made this horrible discovery next to his building on October 6. He discovered 4 newborn kittens in a shoe box. The box was taped down so nothing gets out or in.Not even air.Video on the petition page!
Sea Otters Could Crack Nuts With Their Teeth Like Ancient Humans
Animals  (tags: Sea Otters, endangered, animalwelfare )

Jean
- 16 hours ago - thedodo.com
Super strong chompers, more than twice as tough as ours, let sea otters crunch through the shells of crabs and clams, scientists report in the journal Biology Letters.(see cute video)
7 Animals Saved From Near-Extinction
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, extinction, GoodNews )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - thedodo.com
Conservation efforts rose to prominence in the early 1900s in response to the disappearance of the American bison and passenger pigeon -- but early laws often fell short of outlining specific steps in the process of bringing species back from the brink of
Sparrowhawk Gives Its Rescuers A Hard Time
Animals  (tags: Sparrowhawk, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, rescued )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - thedodo.com
Here they get to grips with the challenge of catching a sparrowhawk on the loose in a warehouse. As with all WAF missions the animal rescue team, in this case the dynamic duo of Simon and Sean,
There Are Now Only 6 Northern White Rhinos On Earth
Animals  (tags: rhinos, animalwelfare, extinction, cruelty )

Jean
- 17 hours ago - thedodo.com
Over a million years ago, the northern white rhino roamed across Chad, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and South Sudan. In 1960, there were about 2,000 of them. In the 1970s and '80s, poachers reduced their population from 500 to 15.
British Public Would Be Shocked If They Knew What Happened on Fur Farms,
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, investigation, killing, protection, sadness, wildlife )

Linda
- 22 hours ago - independent.co.uk
An international animal welfare group has launched a campaign against the British luxury goods brand Burberry to stop it using real fur in its fashion collections.
Punish Caretakers Who Murdered Dogs - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, investigation, death, cruelty, abused, dogs )

Michele
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
21 dogs died from heat, suffocation while being boarded at a kennel in Phoenix, AZ. One of the persons responsible was the son of U.S. Senator Jeff Flake.
5 Ways to Help Animals on Halloween | Actions | PETA.Org
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, ethics, animaladvocates )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - peta.org
From the costume you wear to the candy you give, you can be an advocate for animals no matter what your plans are this Halloween. Find Out How:
Boy Scout Helps Build Protection for Animals at Local Shelter
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, GoodNews, protection )

Linda
- 1 day ago - wpsdlocal6.com
"When I came here and I saw these dogs and I saw they didn't have any protection from the weather, it hit my heart and I just felt for them and I was like I need to do this project," said Dillion.
A New Home for Spanish Rescue Bears
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, GoodNews, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )

Linda
- 1 day ago - worldanimalprotection.org.uk
Thanks to our supporters, we've been able to transport two sister bears from a rescue centre in Spain to a spacious new home at a bear sanctuary in Hungary. -
Remove Facebook Video of Kitten Being Set on Fire - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, cats, endangered, protection, sadness, pets, cruelty, crime, death, AnimalWelfare, abuse, abused, killing, law, killed, suffering )

James
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
According to the Facebook community guidelines, it is perfectly acceptable to upload a video of a young kitten being doused in gasoline and then set on fire since it does not breach any rules.
French Foodies Are Itching To Devour This Tiny, Rare Bird
Animals  (tags: Birds, protection, animalwelfare, endangered )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
At just six inches long and weighing a meager four ounces, the ortolan is the petite imp of the bird world. His delicate greenish head and penchant for hopping around close to the ground are fitting to his name, from the Latin hortulanus, which means "the
One Woman's Brilliant Idea That Could Wipe Out Shark Finning Forever
Animals  (tags: shark finning, protection, environment, animalwelfare )

Jean
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Every year some 100 million sharks are killed, many of them destined for the lucrative shark fin trade. This figure represents about seven percent of the entire population of sharks in the world -- a much higher figure than what scientists estimate would
   

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