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The Poachers' Bill: At Least 65,000 Elephants in Tanzania
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory trade, death, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, slaughter, endangered )

- 5 hours ago -
Tanzania's savanna elephant (Loxodonta africana) population has dropped from 109,051 animals in 2009 to just 43,330 last yearâEUR"a plunge of 60% in just five years.
Boundary County Idaho Man Shoots Dog He Mistook for Wolf
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, pets, suffering, killing, crime, cruelty, death, abuse, animalcruelty, ethics, animalrights, humans, society, law, slaughter, animalwelfare, environment, sadness )

- 1 day ago -
An Eastport couple is still reeling and charges may be pending after a man on a four-wheeler shot two dogs on a U.S. Forest Service road on May 17, believing one of them to be a wolf.
Animals  (tags: Yulin dog meat festival, dogs, cruelty, crime, death, animalcruelty, dogs, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
Only one signature can make a difference and save the lives of these dogs. Choose to help out. Subscribe to our letter and ask who you know to do the same.
Proliferation of Cats Sterilization Yes, Not Euthanasia!
Animals  (tags: cats, stray cats, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, death, humans, investigation, killing, pets, protection, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
We ask you to issue a bylaw prohibiting catches and impoundments throughout the territory of the municipality where social landlords seem to proceed in complete illegality for eliminations feline poisoning
Let the NEWMARKET BLACK BEAR's Death Bring About Change. No More Excuses!
Animals  (tags: bear, newmarket, ontario, canada, death, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights, cruelty, killed, killing, wildlife )

- 14 hours ago -
PETITION: On Monday, June 1st, a black bear was shot dead in Newmarket. It had wandered the town for two days searching for food, harming no one. For two days, no one organized/executed a removal or relocation effort.
Please Sign Against the Yulin Dog Meat Festival in China
Animals  (tags: dog meat festival, dog meat, abuse, animalcruelty, dogs, death, cruelty, slaughter, killed, killing, suffering )

- 11 hours ago -
Thousands of dogs, many stolen pets, are captured and transported over long distances under horrific conditions to Yulin, China. There, theyâEUR(TM)re held in crowded cages without food or water until they are killed. Sign to stop the Yulin dog meat festival.
Zoo of Death Needs to Be Put to a End, NOW!
Animals  (tags: Zoo, death, petition, animal welfare, Indonesia )

- 2 hours ago -
This zoo, located in Indonesia, has had their animals in terrible and harsh conditions! With a 18-month old lion found hanging from his cage and many more perished animals, this zoo needs to be shut down.
Animals  (tags: Monarch Butterflies, animalwelfare, animalrights, death, toxic herbicides, animals, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals )

- 50 minutes ago -
North America's monarch butterflies are in crisis, the overuse of toxic herbicides in the United States and Canada is wiping out native milkweed they need to survive.
Animals  (tags: orca, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, conservation, endangered, death, cruelty, crime, ethics, extinction, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1 hour ago -
Lolita could be released to a sea pen in her native waters for rehabilitation and to live out the remainder of her days near her family in as natural of a setting as possible.
Support An End to Sledgehammering in Vietnam
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

- 53 minutes ago -
In Vietnam, there s now real hope for animals who need it most. Encourage the historic passing of laws that could protect all animals.

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