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TAKE ACTION NOW! NV RAC: Recommend Common Sense Solutions for Wild Horses!
Animals  (tags: wild horses, wild horses protection, animals, animalwelfare, protection, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, animalrights )

- 23 hours ago -
We must urge the RAC to recommend humane, socially acceptable solutions for wild horse management in Nevada, instead of promoting controversial, divisive and cruel management techniques that are not supporte by the American peopl
ACTION Tell Your Senator: Cosponsor the ASAP Act NOW!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, protection, whales )

- 1 day ago -
Tell your senator to say NO to seismic airgun blasting âEUR" Add your name below to show your support for the Atlantic Seismic Airgun Protection (ASAP) Act that would create a moratorium on all oil and gas exploration in the Atlantic
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Monarch Butterfly
Animals  (tags: endangered, animals, animalwelfare, MONARCH BUTTERFLIES, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, habitat, environment )

- 1 day ago -
Tell the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to declare the monarch butterfly a threatened species under the Endangered Species Act.
Cows Whose Ears Were Gruesomely Cut Off Deserve Justice PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, cruelty )

- 10 hours ago -
Find the person who cruelly cut cowsâEUR(TM) ears off and tied them to the ownersâEUR(TM) gate and punish them to the maximum extent of the law.
High Stakes on the High Seas: A Call for International Reserves
Animals  (tags: overfishing, habitat, protection, marine life, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, environment )

- 23 hours ago -
Now, there is growing momentum for the creation of extensive reserves on the high seas as a way of reversing decades of rampant overfishing.
Baby Sea Turtles Desperately Need Your Help!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, slaughter, oceans, sadness, wildanimals, suffering, oceans, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law )

- 14 hours ago -
We must act now before there are no turtles left. Join us to support the work of animal activists at Carapacho Turtle Hatchery. They need your voice now to pressure the Ministry of Natural Resources to do its job to protect the sea turtles!
Stop the Slaughter of Lions!
Animals  (tags: lions, big cats, Africa, wildlife, extinction, petitions )

- 8 hours ago -
Experts say that unless something changes, African lions could be extinct in the wild by 2050. Sign your name to demand an end to the lion poaching and help protect this species from extinction.
Reverse Dog Breed Specific Legislation in Montreal
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, dogs, ethics, law, pets, protection )

- 12 hours ago -
Please reverse your recent decision to ban all pit bull type dogs in Montreal. Just like in Miami and Denver, this legislation has proven to be fruitless.
Chimpanzees Suffering for Greeting Cards PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
If more people knew the truth about these cruelly produced cards, no one would want to be greeted with a grimace.
Montreal Please Reverse Your Decision to Ban Pit Bulls! -- PETITION --
Animals  (tags: montreal, Pit Bulls, banning pit bulls dogs, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, environment, humans, protection, sadness, investigation )

- 14 hours ago -
A few weeks ago, we learned of the potential of Montreal banning pit bulls, but we certainly didn't think it was going to pass. Sadly it has and it is a virtual death sentence to thousands of dogs in the area, but we can stop it.
End Zoo Rides on Abused Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants, zoos, animal tortured, abused, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalwelfare, suffering, sadness, society, wildanimals, protection, humans, law, cruelty, ethics )

- 14 hours ago -
We are shocked that a zoo director would compliment such a blatant and extreme elephant abusing company, let alone hire and financially support its continued elephant torture.
ACTU Animaux - Ramsès, Cat With Badly Fractured Front Leg- 5 Clicks Every Day Will Help Him!
Animals  (tags: )

- 6 hours ago -
5 clicks every day will ensure prompt attention to the kitty's fractured foreleg. Please click for all the other animals too- scroll down the page to the lower left, click on their description, then click on the red button (Reste 5 Clics)- 5x a day.
Two People Charged With Felonies After Their Dog Was Rescued in Terrible Condition
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, ethics, dogs, pets, suffering, rescued, AnimalWelfare, Ohio, House Bill 60 (nicknamed Goddard’s Law )

- 14 hours ago -
A couple from Hamilton, Ohio has been charged with felony animal cruelty charges after their dog was found starving and nearly dead. Duke, as he is called, was found at about 3PM on Monday by a night manager at MinnickâEUR(TM)s Drive-Thru searching for food.
Four Boys Drop Everything To Save Abandoned Dog Tied With Bungee Cord
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, dogs, GoodNews, goodnews, pets, rescued )

- 2 hours ago -
Sparkle has found her forever home! Thank you to her young rescuers, the Detroit Pit Crew, and Pet Tales Rescue for all your hard work!
Rescued Pit Bull Is SO Happy To Run Around Without Her Muzzle
Animals  (tags: Pit Bulls, animals, dogs, pets, goodnews, Good News )

- 2 hours ago -
Three times the Zara was adopted from the shelter, and three times she was returned. The staff thought they'd need to euthanise her. Around the same time, veterinarian Emma Hindson began to volunteer at the shelter as a weekend dog walker ...
Rare Deer Survives Decades Of War In Afghanistan
Animals  (tags: Afghanistan, deer, Bactrian deer, war, extinct, extinction, wildlife, wildanimals, environment, ethics, GoodNews )

- 14 hours ago -
The conflict-torn nationâEUR(TM)s conservation wins are an important lesson in resilience and hope.
TrumpâEUR(TM)s Ag A-Team of Animal Protection Haters
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, wildlife )

- 13 hours ago -
Donald Trump will be bad news for wildlifeâEUR"heâEUR(TM)s got two sons who travel the globe to slay rare wildlife, and the elder son has indicated he wants to serve as Secretary of the Interior. But now we know that his Secretary of Agriculture

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