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TAKE ACTION NOW! Improve Zoo Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, tigers, suffering )

Cal
- 20 minutes ago - animalpetitions.org
Protect zoo animals from debilitating mental illness.
Blood-Donor Dogs Help Hounds Heal
Animals  (tags: blood donor dogs, blood, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, GoodNews, protection, society )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - thestar.com
Donating is painless and only takes a few minutes, according to Beth Knight, laboratory director at the Canadian Animal Blood Bank. A test is performed to make sure the dog is healthy, then the blood is drawn.
Protect Animals From Barn Fires
Animals  (tags: barns, fire, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, death, endangered, killed, protection, suffering )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - change.org
Every year in Canada, tens to hundreds of thousands of animals suffer and die trapped inside barns that catch fire.
Stop Alligator Hunts in Protected Sanctuary ! PLEASE SIGN and SHARE ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, sanctuary, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
We ask the Fish and Wildlife Service to stop issuing permits for alligator hunting in a wildlife refuge, and allow it to continue to be a sanctuary for the American alligator, once hunted to near extinction.
Ask Azerbaijan to Stop the Homeless Dog Massacre ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, killing, suffering )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - action.peta.org.uk
Ahead of the European Games this June, animals are reportedly being rounded up and killed in horrific ways in order to "cleanse" Baku's streets.
KS: Tell Salina's Elected Officials That There's No Such Thing as a Bad Breed of Dog ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, protection, bsl )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - bestfriends.capwiz.com
KS ONLY!!! Help us end breed discrimination in Salina today.
RI: Say No to Breed Discrimination in Our State ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, protection )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - bestfriends.capwiz.com
RI ONLY!!! Did you know that a small group of state representatives is trying to sneak breed discrimination back into our state? As crazy as that sounds, that's exactly what H 5800 will do. It's time for us to stand up, raise our voices and say no.
TX: Help Us Bring Transparency to Our Animal Shelters ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, cats, dogs, bills )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - bestfriends.capwiz.com
TEXAS ONLY!!! You can help us pass a crucial bill to help save the lives of animals in Texas today!
Elk Poaching on Vancouver Island Hurting Long-Term Survival of Herds!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, endangered, extinction, crime, cruelty, death, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, killed, killing, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, environment )

Carmen
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Rampant poaching of Roosevelt elk on Vancouver Island has gotten to the point where residents are worried the species may completely die out in the area. Since I am from British Columbia, I know this is going on! Please, we need more signatures! HELP!
Tell US Fish and Wildlife Service Mexican Wolves Need Genetic Rescue NOW ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, mexican wolves, endangered, protection )

Cher
- 4 hours ago - mexicanwolves.org
Comment deadline April 20, 2015. Endangered Mexican gray wolves need your voice now.
HereâEUR(TM)s How to Survive NYCâEUR(TM)s Coyote Invasion
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Coyote, wildlife, habitat, humans, environment, animals, society, animalrights, animaladvocates )

Michael
- 4 hours ago - nypost.com
"Buy a boat. Exit Plymouth Rock, Bear East." More to the point: Ohio State Biologist points out NYC as last urban area without Coyote. Another non-PC comment from me: "Run away from a tiny 40 lb canid???? Whaaa???"Time for Coyotes to post on care2.
How Much Do You Know About Pandas?
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, pandas, quiz, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - mnn.com
With their adorable faces and threatened status, pandas have become an international symbol of the conservation movement, but how much do you really know about these animals?
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell President Obama to Designate Marine National Monuments in Alaska
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, politics, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please help convince President Obama to permanently protect Alaska's whales, polar bears, walruses, seals, sea lions, sea otters, seabirds, fish, cold-water corals, and coastal communities by designating Marine National Monuments in Alaska.
Will Tobacco Tests on Animals End Up in the Ashtray of History?
Animals  (tags: mice, tobacco, tests, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, humans, protection, society, suffering )

Lone
- 12 hours ago - peta.org
Tobacco companies have a nasty habit: poisoning and killing animals in cruel, needless smoking experiments, in which rats are stuffed into tiny tubes and forced to inhale cigarette smoke for up to six hours straight every day
MACQUARIE ISLAND'S NATURAL BEAUTY IN PICTURES
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, environment, GoodNews, goodnews, wildlife )

Katka
- 12 hours ago - abc.net.au
Macquarie Island lies in the Southern Ocean, approximately halfway between Australia and Antarctica. The World Heritage-listed island, once overrun with introduced rabbits, is now returning to the wildlife oasis it once was.
'My First Bow Kill': Texas Veterinarian Fired After Allegedly Killing Cat With Arrow and Bragging About It on Facebook (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, cats, death, ethics, habitat, humans, killed, law, pets, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

Frank
- 13 hours ago - nydailynews.com
Dr. Kristen Lindsey, a Texas veterinarian, was fired after she posed holding a dead cat by an arrow through its head. It has sparked a police investigation into possible charges.
BIG. MUSCLY ALPHA MALE RED KANGAROO ROGER HAS SHOWN HIS SOFT SIDE WITH A FLUFFY TOY RABBIT
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, animalwelfare, GoodNews, goodnews, wildlife )

Katka
- 16 hours ago - ntnews.com.au
When the alpha male roo Roger received the fluffy toy as an Easter gift, he put on quite a show, flexing his muscles and asserting dominance.
CREMORNE VETERINARY CLINIC CATCHING. DESEXING AND RELEASING STRAY CATS
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, GoodNews, goodnews, pets )

Katka
- 16 hours ago - m.dailytelegraph.com.au
Stray cats may be considered a pest by some, but a Cremorne veterinary clinic is providing a humane solution for homeless felines.
VET FIRED AFTER BRAGGING ABOUT KILLING A CAT ON FACEBOOK
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty, GoodNews, goodnews, pets, killed, killing )

Katka
- 17 hours ago - catingtonpost.com
Never underestimate the power of social media. Especially at the hands of angry animal lovers.
GOOD SAMARITAN RESUES SCARED CAT FROM BUSY FREEWAY
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, pets, GoodNews, goodnews, pets, rescued )

Katka
- 18 hours ago - lifewithcats.tv
Good Samaritan Richard Christianson rescued an injured and desperately scared and upset cat from a Tucson, AZ freeway last week and told the story when posting a video of the rescue online.
WOMAN TAKES HER DYING DOG ON AN AWESOME BUCKET LIST ADVENTURE
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, sadness )

Katka
- 18 hours ago - reshareworthy.com
When Lauren F. Watt discovered her beloved dog had terminal bone cancer she was devastated. Facing the inevitable, Lauren decided she would embrace her remaining time with Gizelle and embarked on one last adventure with her friend.
AMAZING FOOTAGE: FIREFIGHTERS SAVE DOG FROM BURNING BUILDING
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, dogs, pets, rescued, goodnews, animals, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

Katka
- 18 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
Fire fighters step in to help put out a residential house fire. As part of their routine they check all the rooms for any signs of people who might not have escaped. But they do not leave the house with any people in tow ...
Iran: Dog Owners to Be Lashed 74 Times in New National Ban
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, AnimalCruelty, dogs, koran, protection, pets, suffering, law, sadness )

Annamaria
- 1 day ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Dog owners in Iran will be sentenced to 74 lashes if they are caught keeping the pets at home or walking them in public. Dog owners were fined and had their pets confiscated as the animals are considered to be 'dirty' under Islamic law.
QUOKKA CRUELTY: FRENCH TOURISTS FINED AFTER PLEADING GUILTY TO BURNING ANIMAL ON ROTTNEST ISLAND
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, wildlife, wildanimals )

Katka
- 1 day ago - abc.net.au
Two French tourists have been fined $4,000 each after pleading guilty to animal cruelty towards a quokka.
NSW ELECTION 2015: ANIMAL JUSTICE PARTY WINS SEAT IN NSW UPPER HOUSE
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, GoodNews, goodnews )

Katka
- 1 day ago - abc.net.au
The Animal Justice Party has claimed the final seat in the race for the New South Wales Upper House.
JAPANESE ATTEMPTS TO REVIVE ARCTIC WHALING HIT A SNAG
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, wildlife )

Katka
- 1 day ago - smh.com.au
Japan's plan to revive its outlawed Antarctic whaling has been dealt a blow with independent experts finding it failed to justify a new hunt.
   

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