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Australia's Cuddly Koalas Are Rapidly Dying Out
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, koalas, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates, habitat, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
But a new technique -- involving nose prints -- may help conservationists save them.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to Protect the Threatened Monarch Butterfly
Animals  (tags: protection, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, Monarch butterflies, animals )

- 3 hours ago -
Help list the monarch butterfly as a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act. If it is listed, the U.S. government would be required to take urgent and significant action to protect the species from further decline
Endangered Burmese Star Tortoise Hatched at Toronto Zoo
Animals  (tags: endangered, burmese star tortoise, hatched, Toronto Zoo, canada, animals, extinction, humans, GoodNews, protection, society, wildlife )

- 12 hours ago -
The first of a rare, endangered breed of tortoise to be hatched in Canada is now on display at the Toronto Zoo.
Centerplate Responds After Video of CEO Kicking Dog Goes Viral!!!!
Animals  (tags: kicking, pulling, dog, elevator dog beating, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction )

- 16 hours ago -
INDIANAPOLIS - Centerplate released a statement Wednesday in response to community outrage over video of its CEO apparently kicking a dog in an elevator. Desmond Hague, the company's CEO, can be seen in surveillance video from last month kicking...
Petition: Ask Facebook to Remove Page Called ~Dogs Suck"! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: dogs suck, website, doghate, facebook, remove, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction )

- 17 hours ago -
Obviously, this is a troll page, set up by some people only to annoy us, animal lover. There is no scientific evidence presented on the page to sustain the thesis that dog isn't man's best friend.You might also want to be aware of the second version...
Save Monarch Butterflies
Animals  (tags: endangered, suffering, environment, animals, habitat )

- 17 hours ago -
Monarch butterflies urgently need your help
1 Year After Raid of Second-Largest Dog Fighting Ring in U.S. Hundreds of Dogs Adopted, Finally at Peace | AL.Com
Animals  (tags: second-largest dog fighting ring, USA, dogfighting, pitbull, Pit Bull, Pit bull rescue, adopted, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, abused, abuse, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, cats, crime, cruelty, death )

- 17 hours ago -
Within minutes of meeting rescued pit bull Arabelle, Sharon Nataline knew she had to take her back to her Gainesville, Fla. home. When she turned to leave, Arabelle stood up and barked. She was told that was the first time Arabelle had barked since she..
Aspen Art Museum Removes Live Tortoises From Controversial Exhibit
Animals  (tags: Aspen Art Museum, tortoises, sanctuary art exhibit, chinese, Cai Guo-Qiang, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, endangered, goodnews, humans, protection, rescued, society, suffering, wildanimals )

- 17 hours ago -
Staffers at the Aspen Art Museum have transferred three tortoises to a sanctuary after thousands of people objected to their exploitation in an art exhibit by Chinese artist Cai Guo-Qiang.
Petition: Make This Viral And Let's Catch This Monster! Video Of Man Beating A Dog! Demand Justice! | PetitionHub.Org
Animals  (tags: beating, dog, information, video, Humane Society International India, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environme )

- 17 hours ago -
Humane Society International India is looking for this horrible sub human! This is a video posted on the internet where a soulless creep is beating a dog with no remorse! The dog is kicked innumerable times in his stomach and chest while ... :-/
Protect Primates and People From Dangerous and Inhumane Trade
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, animals, primates, cruelty, endangered, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 20 hours ago -
The Captive Primate Safety Act amends the Lacey Act to prohibit interstate commerce in monkeys, apes, and other primates as exotic pets. Please fill out the form to urge your Representative to co-sponsor and support the Captive Primate Safety Act.
VIDEO - Iceland's Seabird Colonies Are Vanishing, With "Massive" Chick Deaths
Animals  (tags: seabirds, puffins, iceland, oceans, Climate Change, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, society, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Climate and ocean changes blamed for huge losses of puffins, kittiwakes, and terns.
Protect the Welfare of Farm Animals - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Petition the USDA to protect livestock from the incredibly cruel and abusive conditions on factory farms, and to establish regulations for the improved standard of minimum care given to farm animals, that need to be protected at the federal level.
Pass Laws to Protect Animals From Sexual Abuse - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Denmark, Norway, sex, animals, beastiality )

- 1 day ago -
Honorable Prime Minister of Denmark, This petition arises as a concern and effort to protect animals from being sexually abused.
Please Immediately Cancel Plans to Open This Slaughter House in Sector-37, Gurgaon - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Slaughterhouse, ban, gurgaon, India, animals )

- 1 day ago -
Swami Agnivesh joined the protests, claiming the opening of the slaughterhouse was actually a diabolical ploy to slaughter cows on the sly.
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, Facebook Page, facebook, dogs, dog abuse )

- 1 day ago -
These two pages are an abuse brought to all dogs and dog owners! Help take them down!

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