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PETA Rescues 420 Chinchillas From California Breeding, Fur Farm
Animals  (tags: chinchilla, fur, farm, California Breeding, Fur Farm, California, peta, masqueraded, breeder of "pets, slaughtering, skinning, selling, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats )

Susanne
- 8 hours ago - investigations.peta.org
In 2014, a PETA investigator visited Valley View Chinchilla Ranch, a California-based breeding and fur farm. The facility masqueraded as a breeder of "pets" despite slaughtering, skinning, and selling the pelts of any chinchillas who supposedly did not
Fire Officers Who Shot and Killed Harmless Dog - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animalrights, animalcruelty, pets, animals, animalwelfare, protection )

Kenneth
- 10 hours ago - forcechange.com
More reckless law enforcement animal cruelty.
Petition | Prosecute Dansville Parents for Letting Child Mistreat Family Dog! | English
Animals  (tags: Dansville, Livingston County, New York, , , family dog, family dog in crime, leash, hangs in air, several moments, bystander, no help, no help, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals )

Susanne
- 10 hours ago - yousign.org
This happened in Dansville, Livingston County, New York. The video shows a child playing with the family dog. At one point however, things get ugly, as child hangs the dog by its leash in the air for several moments. Meanwile, a bystander managed to film
Petition | Remove Dog From Mexican Owner That Tied It Up for Fun! | English
Animals  (tags: Beiidy Lopez, mexico, woman, tied up, dog, for fun, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinc )

Susanne
- 10 hours ago - yousign.org
The woman, who goes by the name of Beiidy Lopez, tied the dog up and pretended that it had been abducted, in some sort of silly game that she was playing with her husband (who was tagged in the photo). According to her Facebook profile, she works ...
DogLost.Co.Uk: Lost: Black With White Star On Chest Patterdale Cross Female In North East (YO62)
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, pets, animaladvocates, animalrights, dogs )

Janice
- 10 hours ago - doglost.co.uk
Please share to help these dogs find their way home safely!!!!!!
Activist Wants County to Stop Killing Pit Bulls
Animals  (tags: Stop, killing, Pitbulls, Pit Bull, euthanasia, gassing, heartsticking, shelter, Licking County, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death )

Susanne
- 10 hours ago - newarkadvocate.com
While a Heath woman has started an online petition demanding that Licking County stop euthanizing every pit bull confined at the county animal shelter after three days, local officials say neither their policy nor practice is that strict...
Humane Society Offers $5,000 Reward in Pit Bull Shooting Case | St George News
Animals  (tags: Reward, Humane Society, offer, Pit Bull, Pitbull, shooting case, information, shooting, Highway 91, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, deat )

Susanne
- 11 hours ago - stgeorgeutah.com
IVINS - The Humane Society of the United States has offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for shooting a pit bull with an arrow Friday on Highway 91.
Memphis Police Offer Cash Reward for Info in Dog Fighting Investigation
Animals  (tags: Memphis, Police Offer, Cash Reward, Dog Fighting, Investigation, dogfighting ring, help, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, en )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - lifewithdogs.tv
When the Memphis, Tennessee police responded to a call involving a badly injured dog, there was not much they could do once they got there. Unfortunately, that dog did not make it, but the incident has launched an investigation into a possible dog fight.
Beyond Incredible! Bear Saves Crow From Drowning (VIDEO) | One Green Planet
Animals  (tags: zoo, Budapest, bear, crow, rescue, trapped, video, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, investigation, law, protection, rescued, society, wildanimals )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
Zoos are not nice places for any animal, especially a large one like a bear. There isn't enough room to roam, they can't satisfy their hunting instincts and their social needs are rarely adequately met. It's like living in a broom closet...
Maximum Penalty For James Carncross! Man That Beat Dog To Death!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, dog cruelty, dog abuse, dog killer, dog killed, dog killing, animal activists, Animal Activism, animal activist, ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS, petition )

Sarah
- 14 hours ago - petitionhub.org
Pleaded not guilty and now he needs to face trial for beating a dog to death! Sign the petition and demand maximum penalty for this creep! TAKE ACTION NOW!
Enact the Puppy Doe Bill! Governor Deval Patrick Make This A Priority!
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, protection, humans, cruelty, dogs, goodnews, GoodNews, society )

Anita
- 15 hours ago - petitionhub.org
the bill is looking to increase prison time from up to five years to seven years and the fined from up to $2, 500 to $5, 000 for all the individuals that mistreat or destroy animals. Sign and share the petition!
Fire Officers Who Shot and Killed Harmless Dog - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, cruelty, ethics, environment, killed, killing, GoodNews, protection, suffering, pets, animals, death, law, sadness )

Clare
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
This is wrong that is the law killing innocent dog's that's not a dangerous dog at the law hands don't let them do this to this is wrong that we all need to stop the justice and that is wrong that dog don't let them do something to more innocent dog'act
Petition | Give Maximum Sentencing for Those Who Brutally Torture Animals! | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: illegal slaughterhouse, West Miami-Dade, pigs, goats, hogs, chickens, shot, stabbed, beaten, sledgehammer, boiled alive, gutted, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conse )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - change.org
At an illegal slaughterhouse in West Miami-Dade, pigs, goats, hogs, and chickens were shot, stabbed, beaten with sledgehammers and gutted and boiled while alive, authorities said Wednesday. Authorities in recent years have busted offenders for...
Petition | Enforce Charlemagne's Law and Free the Keeshonds From Marjorie's Kennel | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, puppies, puppy, Harpursville, NY, cold, heat, no water, no food, window dog, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, e )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - change.org
For the last 8 months, a group of dedicated Keeshond Lovers has been working to free dogs from a puppy mill in Harpursville, NY. We have gotten 60 out but now the owner has gone back on her word and we need your help. a horrible world where puppies...
Petition: Minister of Justice of Greece, Region of Western Macedonia, Kozani Mayor: Stop Deaths, Torture, and Persecution of Ani
Animals  (tags: Greece, acts of exceptional barbarism, Minister of Justice of Greece, Region of Western Macedonia, Kozani Mayor, persecution, torture, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
We finally stop acts of exceptional barbarism instead of decreasing, have taken the form of an epidemic. A few days ago a young dragged with the bike, the pregnant dog, in order to blackmail his parents to give him money. Someone monrecently struck with..
Petition | Close Newcastle University Animal Laboratory | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Vivisection, fraudulent science responsible, monkeys tortured, Newcastle University Animal Laboratory, tens of thousands, dying, academic research, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animal )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - change.org
Vivisection is a fraudulent science responsible for the deaths of tens of thousands of animals every single year. Newcastle University should be leading the way in academic research without cruelty. Newcastle University is subjecting thousands of animals
Petition | STOP LEGALLY MURDERING ANIMALS | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: BSL, breed diskrimination, Breed Specific Legislation, Pit Bull, Stafford Terrier, shelter, euthanisia, gassing, heartsticking, healthy dogs, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - change.org
WE ARE CHALLENGING THE STATE OF NEW YORK TO TRULY LIVE UP TO THE HUMANE TREATMENT OF ANIMALS. STOP LEGALLY MURDERING THEM!!!! MANY OF THESE DOGS ARE LABLED RESCUE ONLY BECAUSE OF THEIR BREED AND ITS ALMOST ALWAYS A DEATH SENTENCE!! PLEASE SIGN!!!!!
Tell Secretary Jewell to Protect Wolverines!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, death, abuse, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.defenders.org
Despite a unanimous recommendation by scientists that the wolverine be listed as threatened under the ESA,the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has scrapped plans to protect this imperiled mammal.Do the right thing, ask for wolverines the deserved protection
NO All'Abbattimento Di Daniza! No Killing of Daniza the Bear!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killing, law, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Before ordering the killing of this animal try to think what he would do to defend your own children from a possible threat?
SPEAK OUT AGAINST THE U.S. IVORY TRADE!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.nrdconline.org
Urge President Obama and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to stand strong and propose tough protections right now that will rein in the U.S. ivory market- the second largest in the world-and save elephants from extinction.
Keep Manatees Protected
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, conservation, death, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, killed, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - secure.humanesociety.org
TAKE ACTION Please personalize and submit the letter in the form below to automatically send a message to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. For U.S. residents only but you can help sharing, thanks!
   

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