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Please Sign Urging the DEC to Ban the Use of SGARs in New York
Animals  (tags: NYSDEC, Anticoagulant Rodenticides, Rat Poison Kills )

Slava
- 18 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
SGARS have resulted in the deaths of at least 31 different wildlife species from over 225 lethal incidents in New York. In N.Y alone, some 4250 rodenticide poisoning incidents occurred between 2000-2010 & 79% of them in children under six years of age
Take Action! - Ban Rat Poison That Kills Wildlife - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: generation, rat poison, killing, harmful, wildlife, USA )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A widely used, over-the-counter second generation rat poison has caused widespread death in the state of New York. A statewide ban on these poisons is already in place in California, and New York is looking to do the same.
Demand Maximum Penalty For New Britain Couple That Neglected Their Dog
Animals  (tags: petition to sign, animal petitions, animal abuse, animal neglect, Animal Cruelty, dog cruelty, animal activists, Animal Activism )

Maria
- 1 day ago - petitionhub.org
Animal Control found a pit bull at the house of Syra Santana and Wilfredo Andino. The dog was malnourished, dehydrated and with maggots eating trough his open wounds.Sign and share Please!
Prosecute Mexican Men Filmed While Beating Dogs to Death With Clubs, Laughing About It! Sign the Petition Now!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, abused )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
The employees of the kennel were killing the dogs with clubs because the owner didn't want to pay to have them put down by a vet. Police weren't called because the men were sacked. Authorities believe this is penalty enough! Sign and demand prosecution!
Take Action! - Save Marine Life From Harmful Sonic Cannons - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: marine, animals, whales, dolphins, sonic cannons, conservation )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
President Barack Obama recently lifted a 30-year-old ban on the use of sonic cannons to search for oil and natural gas deposits in the ocean. These sonic cannons are 100 times more deafening than jet engines and can cause serious harm to whales, dolphins
TAKE ACTION NOW - Join the Canadian Seafood Boycott:! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: sealhunt, canadian seal slaughter )

Angela
- 14 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Through the boycott of Canadian seafood we can send a clear message: If Canada's fishing industry would like open access to our U.S. market, it needs to stop the commercial seal slaughter for good.
Stop Cruel Elephant Rides at County Fair - PETITION
Animals  (tags: elephants, elephant abuse )

Milca
- 16 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
San Diego County Fair has been offering elephant rides at their annual festivities for many years. In 2011, the owner of Have Trunk Will Travel, the organization that provides elephants for the fair, was filmed beating elephants and using electric shock..
Help Make the Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, protection, law, animalrights )

Angela
- 9 hours ago - worldanimalprotection.org
Together, we can move the world to protect animals, by securing a Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare. So please, add your voice to this vital campaign today !
Prosecute Officer Norris for Fatally Shooting Defenceless Dog! Justice for Apollo! PETITION HERE
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, dogs, death )

Francesca
- 1 day ago - yousign.org
The dog escaped, but owners managed to corner him. When police arrived, officer Robert Norris drew out his weapon and fatally shot the dog for no reason, in front of a six-year-old child. He was fired for his action. Now, he needs to be prosecuted!
Prosecute Greenville Man for Fatally Shooting Dog for Not Moving Out of His Parking Spot! Sign Now!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, animals, abused )


- 1 day ago - yousign.org
The man returned home only to find a dog was sitting on his parking space. He urged the pooch to move. When he refused, the man shot the poor dog twice, in the chest and head. The dog died at a hospital. Sign and Share to fully prosecute this monster!
Take Action! - Boycott Ocean Park for Animal Rights - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Boycott, ocean park, dolphins, solomon islands, captivity, cruelty )

Marie
- 1 day ago - supporthk.org
Why is an open and transparent marine animal importation policy essential?
ACTI NOW: Fire Houston Police Officer That Left Family Pet to Die on the Side of the Freeway! Sign the Petition Here
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalrights, cruelty, abuse )


- 1 day ago - yousign.org
Mr Garcia was pulled over by a Houston Police Officer. Things turned ugly and the man was arrested and his SUV impounded. He had his dog with him, but the officer refused to let him call someone to get the dog. Guero was hit by a car the next day.
Man Accused of Buying Kittens on Craigslist and Then Destroying Them.Demand Maximum Penalty for This Case!
Animals  (tags: Animal Cruelty, animal abuse, animal abusers, animal abuser, cat cruelty, kitten killer, animal activists, Animal Activism, animal activist, animal advocates, Cat Lovers, petition to sign, animal petitions, Humane Society )

Anita
- 20 hours ago - petitionhub.org
After doing what he did to the poor animals he gets a lawyer paid from our money and might have a chance to get away with it!?! I say put him in jail and trow away the key. Sign and share the petition
Save the Lions - Kevin Richardson, PAW Conservation Trust - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Kevin Richardson, lion whisperer, paw, conservation, trust )

Marie
- 7 hours ago - change.org
The Kevin Richardson Wildlife Sanctuary transforms the way humans think, interact and behave toward the keeping of large carnivores. The sanctuary's ultimate goal is to minimize the number of large carnivores being kept in captivity and to highlight.
Petition: Chinese Authorities: "WE CALL ON YOU TO STOP THIS MASSACRE"
Animals  (tags: china, fur farms, poisoning, electrocuted, suffocation, gassing, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, e )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Animals on fur farms spend their entire lives confined to cramped, filthy wire cages. Fur farmers use the cheapest and cruelest killing methods available, including suffocation, electrocution, gassing, and poisoning. NO TO FUR!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Support Federal Bill to End the Cruel Practice of Horse Soring ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: horse cruelty, soring, suffering, animals )

Angela
- 11 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Soring is used by unscrupulous trainers to deliberately inflict pain in order to exaggerate the high-stepping gait of their horses.Ban the use of devices implicated in the practice of soring, strengthen penalties to finally end this torture !!!
Pledge to Keep Cats and Wildlife Safe ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, cats )

Angela
- 10 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Cat owners can make one of the largest differences of all. There are more than 70 million owned cats in the U.S. and only 60 percent live safely indoors.
End The Dolphin Hunt in Japan - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Japan, taiji, dolphins, whales, killing, captivity )

Marie
- 8 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Every year in taiji japan dolphins and small whales are slaughtered. They are forced into a cove and separated, the ones that look (good for the public's eye) is taken into captivity.
Punish Aussie Who Brutally Attacked His Dog! Sign and Share the Petition!
Animals  (tags: suffering, dogs, abuse )

Francesca
- 16 hours ago - yousign.org
Te Kapua Reremoana Hemopo, 25, beat his dog Bobbi to the point in which one of his legs needed amputation. The dog also had a punctured leg and multiple fractures. Sign and Share the petition to demand the maximum penalty for this monster!
Houston Cop Forces Family to Leave Blind Chihuahua at Roadside to Die in Traffic Stop...
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, dogs, death, pets, sadness, ethics, AnimalWelfare )

Dan
- 1 day ago - goo.gl
"The officer took both men into custody. And when the tow truck arrived, the dog was placed on the side of the road.". Lead Story in today's Animal News Sentinel (Big Red Box)
MAKE THE PLEDGE! 96elephants.Org
Animals  (tags: elephants, elephants slaughtered, 96 elephants a day are killed, NO IVORY, ban use and sale of ivory )

Ruth Ann
- 1 day ago - 96elephants.org
96 ELEPHANTS ARE KILLED EVERY DAY IN AFRICA. YOU CAN STOP IT. Increasing demand for ivory is driving African forest elephants to extinction. People across the world are uniting with the Wildlife Conservation Society to protect them.
Ban Cruel Practice of Permanent Dog Tethering - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: dogs, tethering, suffering, AnimalCruelty )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Prohibit the common, neglectful practice of permanently tethering a dog outdoors.
Petition: Prosecute Man That Destroyed Dog for Not Moving Out of His Parking Space! | English
Animals  (tags: Devon Smith, animal abuser, shooting, dog, head, parking space, not moving out, occupying, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs )

Susanne
- 11 hours ago - yousign.org
Devon Smith was returning to his Greenville, North Carolina home, when he ran across a dog that was occupying his parking space. He urged the dog to move, but the pooch refused, so the man pulled out his gun and started firing at the dog, aiming him...
TAKE ACTION NOW - Stop Sea Turtle Farming ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: seaturtles, farming slaughter, wildanimals )

Angela
- 8 hours ago - stopseaturtlefarm.org
With sandy beaches and crystal waters, the Cayman Islands looks close to paradise. But it is home to a living hell: the last turtle farm on earth !!!
Stop Kentucky Fried Cruelty! - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: KFC, Kentucky, fried, cruelty, chickens, abused )

Marie
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
What goes into your bucket of KFC? You first thought, chicken, odviously. And yes, it's chicken. Barely adult chickens, raised in factories with terrible fumes. Fumes that hurt the baby chicken's throats, resulting in pain.
 

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