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PLEASE SIGN and SHARE!!!!!- Ban Chaining Dogs in Canada!!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, ethics, pets, protection, sadness, suffering )

Jana
- 27 minutes ago - change.org
Chaining, or tethering, a dog for much of its life is a cruel, and quite a perplexing act. Why have a dog only to chain it? What's the point. Canada has a very harsh climate for the most part- hot or cold - so it very cruel. Pls sign&share stop this!!
TAKE ACTION NOW! Praise Sanctuary for Rescuing Farm Animals - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Thank Australian sanctuary for rescuing and providing care for thousands of farm animal
Shocking: Why Cruel Bull Taming Event Jallikattu Legal in India? - Naresh Kadyan
Animals  (tags: culture, crime, government, humans, violence, sadness, politics, society, sports, killing, animalrights, animalwelfare, abused, animalcruelty )

Jyothi
- 4 hours ago - change.org
It is really a cruel sports which is conducted every year in Tamilnadu in India under the banner of religious event. During the event they the bulls have to undergo pain & sufferings ,the life of the participants are in danger.please sign this urgently.!!
Bull Torture in Brazil
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, crime )

Mary Jane
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
During the Holy Week in Brazil bulls are beaten, contained with ropes, have rocks thrown at them, pepper thrown into their eyes; people run after them and attack them with pieces of wood, knives, pitchforks, sometimes set them on fire.
Owner Dies and Gentle, Senior Dog Lands at Busy Animal Control
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, k )

Susanne
- 11 hours ago - examiner.com
At the beginning of April, a senior dog found himself inside of an unfamiliar kennel run at a busy California animal control after his owner died PLEASE ADOPTR HIM!!!!
Ban Cat and Dog Fur Imports Into Canada - The Animal Rescue Site
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, k )

Susanne
- 12 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Please sign this urgent petition in the name of your animal loving heart!!! Thank you so much!!!
THE TRANSPORT OUT OF HELL
Animals  (tags: Korea, dogmeat, meat, dog meat, skinning alive, cooking, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, h )

Susanne
- 12 hours ago - idausa.org
Before rescue, they were condemned to a grim existence that narrowed and narrowed toward a torturous death--their agony, someone's dinner. And then an elation-bringing moment: making it out of the dark continent of the dog meat markets in South Korea :-(
Put An End to Gruesome Horse Fighting - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals )

Maggy
- 12 hours ago - forcechange.com
Wil you sign please !
Woman Accused of Starving Dog Is Let Off By Court of Appeals - National Dogs | Examiner.Com
Animals  (tags: Justice, wrong, woman, starving, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, ki )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - examiner.com
According to Thursday's publication of the Oregonian, a 28-year-old woman from the Portland area will face no repercussions for starving her dog, thanks to the Oregon Court of Appeals. :-(
Help Catch These Vile Kitten Killers: £500 Reward Offered (From Falmouth Packet)
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, k )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - falmouthpacket.co.uk
A reward of around £500 is being offered following the callous actions of two men who dumped a pair of kittens from a moving car on the Penryn bypass on Friday morning.
Petition | Man Caught on CCTV Throttling and Kicking His Pet Dog Receives Light Sentence! Petition to Overrule the Decision! | E
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, GoodNews, goodnews, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, k )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - yousign.org
27-year-old Bradley Robertson from Tilbury, Essex, was caught on CCTV camera while suspending his pet dog - a Yorshire terrier - in the air, by its neck, during an elevator ride. The man was also seen hitting the dog over its head repeatedly.
Man Sentenced for Burning Pit Bull to Death in St. Louis | KMOV.Com St. Louis
Animals  (tags: Pitbull, Pit Bull, Stafford, Bull Terrier, burned, burning, jail, prison, sentencedabuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - kmov.com
A St. Louis man has been sentenced to four years in prison for burning a pit bull alive last year. ONLY 4 years for a life :-(, dogfighting ring, dog fighting, dog f
Dancing Animals Help Tell Us Why Music Evolved
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, ethics )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
In the search for how and why music evolved in humans, scientists are trying to see if animals can keep a beat
Special Squeaky Sloth Video
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - newswatch.nationalgeographic.com
Why are the sloths squeaking? That noise is perhaps the cutest on the planet. It actually quite possibly was designed to make you pay attention and want to nurture these baby animals.That peep sound is basically baby sloth for, "Help! I'm lost"
Stick Up for Scaly-Slimies
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, endangered, habitat, protection )

Elizabeth
- 13 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Please help the frogs, salamanders and other amphibians and reptiles.
Killing Healthy Zoo Animals Is Wrong--And the Public Agrees Scientist Calls Lion, Giraffe Deaths "Zoothanasia"--or Heartless Elimi
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animals, endangered, ethics, cruelty, habitat, killing, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 14 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
The four lions killed by the Copenhagen Zoo this week, as well as the healthy young giraffe named Marius put to death in February, didn't have to die.All of the newborn lions whose kin died to make way for them will spend their lives in captivity.
A Great Easter Gift for Animal Lovers
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, rabbits, bunnies, Easter, gifts )

Liz
- 14 hours ago - parade.condenast.com
I'd rather have a chocolate bunny! Here is a healthy alternative.
Justice for Snoopy, 3-Month-Old Beagle Puppy Found Hanging From Tree in His Backyard! Petition to Demand Justice!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, abuse, snoopy )

Francesca
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
Massachusetts, US: It was the first time the 3-month-old pooch named Snoopy went outside. He was found by the youngest member of the family hanging from a tree, 4 feet off the ground. Ask local police to investigate and bring the perpetrator to justice!
Fire German Policeman for Riding Pig While on Duty! Take Action Now!
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, abuse )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - bit.ly
This policeman thought it would be a good idea to have some fun with a poor pig, while on duty. The police car is from Heppenheim, Germany and the license plate numbers are visible. Take action and sign the petition to have this police officer fired!
Declining Catch Rates in Caribbean Nicaragua Green Turtle Fishery May Be Result of Overfishing
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killing, sadness, wildanimals )

Rosemary
- 1 day ago - sciencedaily.com
A 20-year assessment of Nicaragua's legal, artisanal green sea turtle fishery has uncovered a stark reality: greatly reduced overall catch rates of turtles in what may have become an unsustainable take, according to conservation scientists .... continued
Petition | SAVE ROXY THE PIT BULL! | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Pit Bull, Stafford, AmStaff, Bull Terrier, dog fightinmg, dog fighting, biting, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - change.org
Brandon called for Rox to come back an she did just that. Denise then came out of he van, cussing and screaming at Brandon and my 4 children. She was in no way polite as she claims in the news cast. Brandon tried to tell her that Roxy is a nice dog...
Retire Mike the Tiger as Louisiana State University Football Mascot! Sign and Share the Petition!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, tigers )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - bit.ly
If you think tigers belong in the wild, and not on the football pitch, take action now!
Urge California School to Stop Gassing Animals! Sign and Share the Petition!!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abuse )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - bit.ly
Tehachapi Unified District School, California has a very original way of dealing with animals: its traps them, gasses them in a special "kill box" and later throws them in the trash. Do you think it's the right way? Justice for the poor animals!
   

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