START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.


Condemn Princess for Supporting Gassing Badgers. A DESPECABLE DECREE!!!!
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, killing, sadness, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Rose ann
- 3 hours ago -
With a badger cull recently avoided, Princess Anne made a statement to the BBC that has shocked and angered animal welfare groups. She believes that gassing badgers is the most humane way of controlling the spread of tuberculosis. HEARTLESS AND CRUEL!!!!!
American Pigs Too Fat For Hams This Holiday Season
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, humans, suffering, slaughter )

- 3 hours ago -
The United States has an obesity problem this year, and it's not just Americans that are overweight; now, American pigs are too fat to be used for ham.
Stop Making Handbags From Endangered Pythons.EXTINCTION All FOR VANITY
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, extinction, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )

Rose ann
- 3 hours ago -
Pythons used for handbags are often skinned alive, their heads nailed to trees. They can remain alive for days after their skin has been removed, suffering in agony. Many of these endangered pythons are protected by law and are killed illegally!! CRUEL!!!
Prosecute Man for Killing and Hanging 25 Cats From Trees PETITION
Animals  (tags: cats, killed, cruelty )

- 5 hours ago -
Please sign and share this petition in an effort to extremely punish a man who was charged with hanging 25 dead cats from trees. However, he has not been charged for killing the cats!
Maximum Penalty For Lazaro Ruiz! Man That Bred And Mistreated Pit Bulls! | PetitionHub.Org
Animals  (tags: Lazaro Ruiz, animal abuser, breeding, abusing, pit bulls, puppies, dogfighting, crime, law, protection, thics, pets, animalrights, cruelty )

- 8 hours ago -
It seems that the world is gone crazy. Lazaro Ruiz, 26 is charged with animal cruelty and resisting arrest after the police officers from Miami-Dade found puppies with their ears removed. The man was breeding pit bulls and was training them to fight...
Justice For Roula! Hanged On A Hook In A Tree For 3 Days! | PetitionHub.Org
Animals  (tags: Greece, animal abuse, hanging, tree, metal hook, inserted, nose, pets, law, protection, suffering, crime, cruelty, animalrights, dogs, humans, ethics, society )

- 8 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. The animal was lucky that he was still alive...
Petition: British Columbia: Justice for the Two Emaciated Puppies Tethered in Sub-Zero Temperatures! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: British Columbia, emaciated puppies, tethered, sub-zero temperatures, severely neglected, no water, no food, cruelty, crime, killing, pets, killed, law, protection, investigation, humans, dogs, animalrights, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
Tina Heary describes this unimaginable situation: "One of the dogs was so weak he could only take a few steps before falling over. Both puppies were very weak - they barely weighed two-three kilograms'...
Greenpeace - Stop Shell From Drilling in the Arctic!
Animals  (tags: Arctic, drilling for oil, polar bears, walruses, whales, animalrights, endangered, ethics, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, suffering, protection, humans, society, law )

- 9 hours ago -
A recent government analysis found that there is a 75% chance that Shell's Arctic oil plans will lead to a major oil spill -- but our government may still let the company drill. With the lives of polar bears, walruses, and whales....
Stop the Construction of Primate Breeding Facility in Florida
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, primate experiments, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
This will be the third primate breeding facility in the area; it will house approximately 3,000 long-tailed macaque monkeys for the purposes of breeding and sale for scientific experimentation/testing.
Help End Cruel NIMH Research on Juvenile Monkeys
Animals  (tags: monkey experiments, abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
A new report has been released documenting years of abuse of infant primates by National Institute of Mental Health researchers, including depriving infants of their mothers' care and subjecting them to constant intimidation and deliberate cruelty.
Tell President Obama: Save Bees From Toxic Pesticides
Animals  (tags: bees, neonicotinoid pesticides, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, society, suffering )

- 10 hours ago -
Despite strong evidence that we should be restricting neonics the Obama adminstration has been slow to act. In June President Obama charged the EPA with assessing the impacts of neonics, but the EPA just announced that it will delay any action until 2016.
Second Lawsuit Filed Against Idaho Wolf Derby
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, Coyotes, wildlife, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, killing, slaughter, ethics, humans, society, protection, crime, cruelty, death, conservation, animaladvocates, environment, law )

- 11 hours ago -
Groups contend BLM violated environmental laws by issuing Idaho for Wildlife, a pro-hunting group, a special-use permit to hold the competitive derby on BLM land. The groups said the agency didn't follow NEPA, more
US "Sportsmen's" Alliance Articles on HSUS, MI Wolf Hunting, Maine Bear Hounding, Lead Ammo
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, society, ethics, abuse, cruelty, crime, death, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife, humans )

- 11 hours ago -
Here you can find how the killing groups believe. Some unfortunately graphic dead wolves, but the artuicle should be instructive - theyr promote the false idea, that those who have compassion for animals are in it for $, when in fact . . read.
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 )

- 14 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.
Stop the Brutalization of Animals in Factory Farms.ANIMAL HOLOCAUST!!!
Animals  (tags: abused, animaladvocates, animalrights, cruelty, death, protection, slaughter )

Rose ann
- 1 day 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 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.
Success: Tattoos and Piercings on Animals Banned
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, animalrights, cruelty, law, pets, GoodNews, goodnews, society )

- 1 day ago -
Please sign this as we all hate any animal being abused by any way shape or form and this is one thing I think is so wrong why tattoo or Pierce pets I think this should be a ban worldwide as is wrong to do as its not like its the animal is choosing to hav
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)
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

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Top Story Analysts in Animals

1. beatrice d.   6 notes,
  100% popular

2. Krystina Bair   5 notes,
  100% popular

3. Ray D.   5 notes,
  100% popular

4. Carole K.   187 notes,
  95% popular

5. Bill C.   26 notes,
  92% popular

6. Sarah Baker   21 notes,
  86% popular

7. Penny C.   7 notes,
  86% popular

8. john pierce   82 notes,
  84% popular

9. Jessica K.   6 notes,
  83% popular

10. Teresa W.   15 notes,
  80% popular

more top analysts »

What makes a top story analyst?
A top analyst is someone who discovers the popular stories in Newly Submitted before they become popular—before they are promoted to the front page.

news analysts tip

New: Video on C2NN!
The little green camera ( ) means the story has video. Seen a compelling video? Share it with the Care2 News Network.
what's your opinion? comment!
Top commenters this week Comments
Natasha Salgado 721
AniMae Chi 514
Nancy W. 428
Ana MESNER 401
Slava R. 363

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of or its affiliates.