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Fire Teacher for Snapping Rabbits Neck in Class
Animals  (tags: Idaho, teacher, fire, snapping, neck, rabbit, class, animal welfare, petition )

- 13 hours ago -
A teacher in Idaho snapped the neck of a rabbit, skinned it, and chopped up its body in front of his 10th grade students, stating that he was showing how animals are processed for food. The teacher, whose name has not been released.
Petition: Charge Harshest Sentence for Horse Abuser Pleading Not Guilty
Animals  (tags: Skyland Farm, horse suffering )

- 8 hours ago -
A recent investigation in Woodstock, VT discovered twenty-three poorly cared for horses at the Skyland Farm by the owner Marjatta Lavin. The horses were kept in total darkness, isolated, neglected and underfed.
Justice For Roula! Hanged On A Hook In A Tree For 3 Days!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, greece, Stray Dogs, Animal Cruelty, animal advocates )

- 7 hours ago -
This dog was found hanging from a tree yesterday morning. She had a metal hook inserted in her nose and she was hanged on it in a tree. The dog, according to the vet, stayed there hanged for three days. Demand Justice For Roula by signing and sharing!
Fire Workers Who Severely Abused Dairy Cows
Animals  (tags: Wisconsin, dairy workers, dairy cows, animal cruelty, petition )

- 12 hours ago -
Recently, Mercy for Animals, an animal rights organization, filmed employees of Andrus Dairy near Birnamwood, Wisconsin severely abusing the farm's dairy cows. Upon formal investigation, the abuse was condemned by an animal welfare expert.
Investigate Marisca Gompel for Encouraging Animal Cruelty in Paramaribo, Suriname
Animals  (tags: cruelty, suffering, sadness, cats, abuse )

- 1 day ago -
pPlease sign, Petitioning International Fund For Animal Welfare IFAW (International Fund For Animal Welfare)
Two Fox Cubs Killed - Demand Action
Animals  (tags: Fox cubs, killed, action, petition, animal cruelty )

- 1 day ago -
Frank Demke of the Wild Animal Help Mecklenburg-Vorpommern had raised the two fox pups lovingly and now the following has happened .
Stop the Brutalization of Animals in Factory Farms.ANIMAL HOLOCAUST!!!
Animals  (tags: abused, animaladvocates, animalrights, cruelty, death, protection, slaughter )

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- 18 hours ago -
Tyson Foods is responsible for inhumanely imprisoning animals in disgusting conditions. For example, PETA undercover investigations have documented that a Tyson Foods employee beat a chicken against a rail until he broke the chicken's back.
Stop Sending Live Baby Chicks Through the Mail
Animals  (tags: baby chicks, mail, abuse, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, humans, protection, society, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
A woman's ex-boyfriend recently completely legally sent her 15 live baby chicks through the mail. The baby chicks were sent along with a note from the ex-boyfriend that said "there are lots of other chicks out there."
Demand a Full Investigation to Bring Justice for Death of Precious Cat
Animals  (tags: Cat, precious, justice, killed, animal welfare, petition )

- 1 day ago -
On December 3rd, 2011 Precious Cat was found lying dead in the street outside my house. Lack of blood at the scene of the crime (she had been there at most 5 hours) suggests Precious was killed at a remote location.
Help The Simpsons Co-Creator Sam Simon Take a Bite Out of Chick-Fil-A's Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: Sam Simon, Simpsons, hero, chicka Fila, animal cruelty, animal welfare, petition )

- 1 day ago -
As co-creator of The Simpsons, I can find humor in almost anything. But I'm not laughing at the shocking images of blatant cruelty to animals from inside a Chick-fil-A supplier farm and slaughterhouse that I recently saw.
Justice For Villa! Starved For Three Weeks Because Owner Could Not Afford To Feed Her!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, Animal Cruelty, animal advocates, animal activists )

- 7 hours ago -
This is Villa. She was found by a hunter in the woods near Acme and she was weighting only 26 pounds when she was supposed to weight at least 50. She was starved for 3 weeks by her owner in the hope that she will die. Demand punishment for the creep!
Save Ruby and Breed Specific Legislation to End
Animals  (tags: Save, ruby, breed, specification, animals, welfare, petition )

- 23 hours ago -
On Sunday the 9th of November my two dogs ruby a staffie that I have seven years & puddy a pug mix which I have five years got out my back garden.
Swansea: End Tethering of Horses on Public Land
Animals  (tags: Swansea, tethering, horses, South Wales, UK, animal welfare, UK )

- 1 day ago -
The tethering of equines on public land directly and negatively effects the current horse crisis in Wales.
Please Ban Sulkies on Irish Roads
Animals  (tags: Ban, sulkies, Irish, Ireland, horses, animal welfare, petition )

- 1 day ago -
The driving of sulkies on public roads is a danger to other road users and extremely cruel to the ponies involved, some of which are foals as young as six months.
Stop Animal Cruelty on Television Programme Called "I'M A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here" on ITV
Animals  (tags: cruelty, stupid humans, stupid entertainment, pain, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
Please sign against stupid, evil entertainment, "I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here" is a television programme here in the UK. The programme airs on ITV a British television channel.
Help Shut Down Santa Cruz Biotechnology
Animals  (tags: Goats, biotechnology, Santa Cruz, animal cruelty, animal welfare )

- 7 hours ago -
The Santa Cruz Biotechnology (SCBT) animal research facility has too long a history of alleged and actual Animal Welfare Act.
Be a Voice for Australian Farm Animals
Animals  (tags: Animals, farm animals, Australia, export, animal cruelty, petition )

- 1 day ago -
Let the Prime Minister know you want an end to the cruelty of live animal export. Tell him you are appalled by the latest atrocities revealed in the Middle East and you want urgent investigations and prosecutions for any Australian exporter found
Animal Charter of Rights and Freedoms - Animal Justice Canada
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalrights )

- 1 day ago -
Please sign and share the Animal Charter of Rights and Freedoms to show elected officials that Canadians expect better for all animals. With your support, Animal Justice Canada Legislative Fund can work to enshrine these rights into law.
Show Your Support for Pollo the Puppy Who Was Severely Pounded By a Baseball Bat
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, sadness )

- 1 day ago -
Please sign for Pollo be Pollo's voice. 1292 signatures so far
Pygmy Marmoset Loves Her Toothbrush More Than Anything
Animals  (tags: animals, protection, marmonets, goodnews )

- 1 day ago -
Ninita the pygmy marmoset knows how to appreciate the simple things in life. Like her toothbrush, for instance, and ... actually, that's about it -- she really loves her toothbrush.
N. Dakota Town Passes New Law; Dogs That Attack Will Be Shot In Front Of Owners
Animals  (tags: dogs, pets, law, killing, animalrights, animaladvocates )

- 1 day ago -
" A small town in North Dakota has recently passed a law that does not bode well with animal rights activists. In response to an increased number of dog attacks in 2014, ".Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.'This is just plain Wrong !...Dan'
EXCLUSIVE: Lawsuit Claims Dog Care Operators Lied About Dog's Violent Death
Animals  (tags: dogs, death, pets, sadness, ethics )

- 14 hours ago -
" A Kailua couple has sued a doggie day care operation, claiming the business owners lied to them and asked their employees to cover up the violent death of..." Feature Story on today's ANS.*Source print is very small.Suggest you watch Video-Dan.
Applaud Successful Whale Rescue
Animals  (tags: False killer whale, saved, rescued, Vancouver aquarium, good news, petition, thank )

- 12 hours ago -
A false killer whale is thriving after being rescued from a beach where it was found weakened, starved, and close to death.
The European Commission Is Failing European Animals
Animals  (tags: live exports, meat trade, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, law, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
The European Commission has the power to take steps to stop this, but as each day passes without action more and more animals continue to suffer.Please take action today. Email the Commission and call for an end to this suffering.

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