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Protect Manatee Habitat From Dangerous Pipeline PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, manatees, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, endangered, humans, environment, destruction, protection )

- 1 day ago -
DonâEUR(TM)t route potentially explosive pipeline near the Crystal River habitat, an important manatee refuge.
Don't Let Trump Kill the Endangered Species Act - PETITION
Animals  (tags: Endangered Species Act Under Attack, petition to sign )

- 7 hours ago -
With Republicans in control of Congress, the Endangered Species Act is on the chopping block!
Please Tell Houston Not To Kill Homeless Dogs For The Super Bowl PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, dogs, protection, killing, AnimalWelfare, humans )

- 1 day ago -
Last year, Texas Councilman Dwight Boykins spent $50,000 in taxpayer dollars to remove stray dogs from the streets of Houston.
Tell Wildlife Officials to Protect Wolves and Salmon, Not Special Interests! | Oregon Wild
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, wildlife, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Take Action! Protect Oregon's iconic wildlife: wolves and salmon!
ACTU Animaux - Urgent- Abandoned Injured Dog May Be Put to Sleep Jan.28th- 5 Clicks a Day Will Save Him!
Animals  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
5 clicks every day will raise funds to care for this sweet injured dog! Please also click for all the other animals too- scroll down the left side of the page, click on their photo, then the red button(Reste 5 Clics) 5x a day, for every animal- thank you
Japanese Universities Kill Dogs to Train Students
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, ethics, killed, slaughter, crime )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of dogs die every year. in metal cages & treated cruelly as disposable learning tools, cut open & stitched by students many times before being killed. Unethical & outdatedClick to sign to tell japan govt to stop & use the alternatives available
Dog Left to Freeze to Death 'as Family Dumped It Outside Airport in Minus 30C to Go on Holiday'
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cruelty, death, frozen to death, abandoned )

- 3 hours ago -
The pair wanted to take Tori with them, but at check-in were told they had failed to complete the necessary paperwork in time, according to The Siberian Times. The man then walked the animal outside the terminal at Russia's Yekaterinburg airport and left.
ACTU Animaux - 16 Kitties Must Be Sterilized By Jan 25th or Risk Death- 5 Clicks a Day to Help Them!
Animals  (tags: )

- 17 hours ago -
5 clicks every day will raise funds to sterilize these cats so they can be saved! Please click for all the other animals too- scroll down the left side of the page and click on each animal, then click their red button (Reste 5 Clics) 5x a day, for all.
Protect the Pygmy Owls of the Sonoran Desert PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, endangered )

- 3 hours ago -
Demand that the pygmy owls of the Sonoran Desert be deemed an endangered species and thereby protected.
Stop the Mass Dairy Calf Slaughter PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
This 5-day old calf is calling for his mum ... from the slaughterhouse.
King of Deforestation âEUR" Tell Burger King to Stop Destroying Rainforests!
Animals  (tags: palm oil, stand mighty, deforestation, Burger King, Cargill, sloths, tamarins, Macaws, rainforests, extinction, environment, wildlife, conservation, ethics )

- 8 hours ago -
Burger King via Cargill is putting sloths, jaguars, golden lion tamarins, macaws and many other animals at risk by using suppliers that destroy forests in order to build soy farms and cattle ranches.
Demand Neutrogena Stop Testing on Animals PETITION
Animals  (tags: stop animal testing, Stop Animal Testings, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Stop the testing of animals for all chemicals used in NeutrogenaâEUR(TM)s products
Save The Endangered Bee Population PETITION
Animals  (tags: endangered, BEES, die-offs, environment, pesticides, protection )

- 6 hours ago -
Save the rapidly dwindling bee population.
Demand Protection for the Northern Spotted Owl PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
There are less than 100 pairs of Northern Spotted Owl left in British Columbia, Canada, 1,200 pairs in Oregon, 560 pairs in Northern California, and 500 pairs in Washington.[4] Washington alone has lost over 90 percent of its old growth forest due
Dog Found With Nose and Ears Cut Off Needs Justice
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, dogs, investigation, pets, suffering, protection, crime, cruelty )

- 6 hours ago -
A Rottweiler named Baron was found with his nose and ears cut off as well as wounds on his tail and back legs. The Humane Society is asking for help in locating the perpetrators.
Justice for Dog Allegedly Run Over, Skinned, and Decapitated PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 4 hours ago -
Demand the maximum penalty for the EMS worker who allegedly skinned and decapitated a dead dog.
Ban Duck Shooting PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 3 hours ago -
Duck shooting is already banned in 3 Australian states. Help ban it nationwide!
Petition: Maximum Sentencing for Bradley Hubbord the Pensacola Dog Molester
Animals  (tags: beastiality, dog, pensecola, suffering, pets, protection, sadness, animalrights, animalcruelty )

- 1 hour ago -
Bradley Jean Hubbard, a 23 year old, abused his family dog "Baby Girl" sexually, physically, mentally, and emotionally. A family member reported the disturbing situation after telling authorities she had witnessed the suspect take the dog into his room
Ask Palace Entertainment to Free Lolita the Orca! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Help us keep up the pressure on Palace Entertainment, which owns Miami Seaquarium, by sending their President and CEO a letter urging him to retire Lolita.
Help Penguins Imprisoned for Diners' Entertainment In Jakarta Mall PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 4 hours ago -
Pingoo Restaurant in JakartaâEUR(TM)s Neo Soho Mall keeps an enclosure full of penguins so that diners can watch the animals while having a meal. This publicity stunt is disrespectful, out of touch, and tragic. Penguins deserve to live in the wild,
Petition: Canadian Government Start Free Spay/Neuter Programs to End Overpopulation
Animals  (tags: Shelter, Euthanasia, gassing, protection, pets, cruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 1 hour ago -
Euthanasia should only be performed when an animal is suffering from injuries or disease. If all animals were spayed or neutered, we could control overpopulation, take pressure off over crowded rescues. End gassing that can take up to twenty minutes...
What This 16-Year-Old Dog Did Just Gave Me Chills All Over
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets )

- 13 hours ago -
You won't find better proof than this that dogs are man's best friend. This is the stunning story of 16 year old Steve Mason. He laid it all on the line for his owners. The conclusion is something you'll never forget.
Petition: QUALIFIED VS NON QUALIFIED - An ANIMAL BEHAVIORIST for the Town of Hempstead Animal Shelter!!
Animals  (tags: Hempstead Animal Shelter, animal behaviorist, pets, protection, killing, ethics, cruelty, animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 31 minutes ago -
The role of the animal behaviorist is probably the most important job in an animal shelter because this is the person who will assess animalsâEUR(TM) temperament and determine what kind of a home best fits their needs.

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