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Prairie Dogs, Labradoodles, and Ducks - Oh My! Check Out The Cutest Animal Pack on the Internet
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, ducks, prairie dogs, cute, cute animals )

- 14 minutes ago -
This adorable quintet has taken Instagram by storm. Can you blame people? The goings on of such an unlikely combo of beings can't help but bring a little daily joy.
Baby Bat Wants to Be Swaddled and Kept Warm in a Blanket
Animals  (tags: animals, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife, bats, flying foxes )

- 41 minutes ago -
Orphaned flying fox Melanie is under the care of Batzilla the Bat rescue organisation in Brisbane and despite the warm weather, just needs to be swaddled and cuddled in a blanket while she's being nursed back to health.
Watch as This Kitty Cares for His Sick Dog Friend the Best Way He Knows How
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, pets, goodnews, GoodNews )

- 54 minutes ago -
Zeke had just returned home from the vet after breaking out in hives as a result of grass allergies, and his buddy knew he needed some extra love and care. Watch as Winston the cat comforts his doggy friend the best way he knows how.
Japan Embraces Trap-Neuter-Return of Stray Cats | PoC
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, feral cats, stray cats, TNR, Japan )

- 1 hour ago -
Japan has decided that trap-neuter-return (TNR) programs to reduce stray and feral cat populations is far superior to simply killing them. This is especially important in the run up to hosting the Olympic Games in 2020.
Kijiji Canada: Interdisez La Vente Des Animaux Domestiques
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty, dogs, society, suffering, sadness, investigation, pets, protection, law, habitat, humans, ethics )

- 1 hour ago -
les usines à chiots et les éleveurs peu scrupuleux peuvent vendre directement à travers des sites dâEUR(TM)annonces classées en ligne - comme
Rejetez LâEUR(TM)éLevage Cruel Des Poulets En Cage Au Canada
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, crime, death, killing, killed, investigation, law, pets, habitat, humans, slaughter, sadness, suffering, society, tigers )

- 1 hour ago -
Du jour de leur éclosion à leur mort violente, les volatiles vivent dans des souffrances permanentes.
Stop the Egyptian Government From Exporting 10.000 Donkeys to China , Stray Dogs to South Korea
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, crime, death, dogs, killing, killed, investigation, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, society, humans, law, pets, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
Please sign up to stop the Egyptian Government from exporting donkeys to china , stray poor dogs to South Korea , we need your support to stop this inhuman action , thank you
7 Examples of Animal Democracy
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, wildanimals, government, democracy )

- 4 hours ago -
Humans have no monopoly on democracy.
Stopfleberprodukte in Europa Verbieten!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, protection, sadness, suffering, killed, killing, law, investigation, humans, ethics, slaughter )

- 5 hours ago -
Bis zu sechsmal täglich wird Ihnen mit einem 50 cm langen Metallrohr ein Kilogramm Brei direkt in den Magen gepumpt.
Stop Using Live Reindeer at Scotsdales Garden Centre PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 10 hours ago -
Reindeer naturally roam for miles in the polar region in a herd with an important social structure. Yet Scotsdales Garden Centre are planning on using them as Christmas Props, by confining them to tiny pens surrounded by loud noise, a far cry from
Demand NJ Legislators to Ban the Use of Cruel Enclosed Foothold Traps for Killing Raccoons PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 10 hours ago -
Please demand NJ legislators and the NJ Fish and Game council, Director David Chanda and Chairman David Burke, to reinstate the ban on using painful and inhumane traps for killing raccoons.
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, humans )

- 12 hours ago -
Nosey has been held for 24 years....Please confiscate now and send her to a sanctuary where after a life of solitude and torment in the circus industry,she can get the specialized care she needs...
This Very Good Dog Found a Way to Get Strangers to Play Fetch With Her
Animals  (tags: animals, animalrights, dogs, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, pets )

- 13 hours ago -
Don't have someone to play fetch with you? No problem, just grab a ball and toss it in the street. People love playing with dogs. You're a dog. Take advantage of it.
Precious Rescued Kittens Born Without Back Leg Bones Are Get the Life They Deserve (PHOTOS)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, cats, humans, ethics, GoodNews, goodnews, pets, protection, rescued, society )

- 13 hours ago -
Without the support of Umbrella of Hope, these cats would likely not have the chance to find a future forever home.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Stables in Richmond, CA and Stop Horse Slaughter!
Animals  (tags: HORSES GOVENEMENT, slaughter, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 22 hours ago -
None of the horses at the Richmond stable should be put at risk of entering the slaughter pipeline.
Giraffes Face Silent Extinction As Worldwide Population Plunges
Animals  (tags: endangered, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, giraffes, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 1 day ago -
Giraffe numbers have declined by as much as 40 percent since the 1980s.

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