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Ban Cruel Practice of Permanent Dog Tethering - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: dogs, tethering, suffering, AnimalCruelty )

Carmen
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
Prohibit the common, neglectful practice of permanently tethering a dog outdoors.
VICTORY!! Facebook Page "BAN Dogs NOW..." Removed!!!!!!!!!!!! ;-)
Animals  (tags: Facebook, doghate, Ban dogs NOW, removed, website, dogs, Pitbull, Stafford Terrier, boiled alive, Victory, petition, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, cri )

Susanne
- 4 hours ago - change.org
The Facebook page "BAN dogs NOW..." has been removed as well as their horrendous event! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO SIGNED AND MAKE THIS POSSIBLE! (....to all you who are skeptical of petitions.... PETITIONS ARE WORKING FINE!!!! :-)
How Fluent Are You in Dog-Speak? | MNN - Mother Nature Network
Animals  (tags: off-beat, dogs )

Christeen
- 5 hours ago - mnn.com
Take the quiz.................
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
- 8 hours 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)
Prosecute Officer Norris for Fatally Shooting Defenceless Dog! Justice for Apollo! PETITION HERE
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, dogs, death )

Francesca
- 10 hours 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!
Owner of Dog Shot By Police Rejects Settlement, Calls for Policy Change
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, dogs )

Mike
- 13 hours ago - fox13now.com
The man whose dog was shot to death by a Salt Lake City police officer said he has rejected a generous settlement offer and instead wants the department to issue a public apology and adopt "non lethal policy change."
Einstein the Dog Running for Mayor of Oakland
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalrights, animalwelfare, cats, animals, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, mayor, dog mayor, Oakland, California )

Joyce
- 17 hours ago - examiner.com
Einstein the shepherd mix is against police brutality, wants stronger gun-control laws, and wants to make sure the Oakland shelter is a place where animals can expect kindness, care, and placement in a loving home.
IL Cop Shoots 6-Year-Old Girl's Pet in Head as She Watches.....
Animals  (tags: death, dogs, cruelty, humans, killed, sadness, animaladvocates )

Dan
- 1 day ago - goo.gl
"The daughter immediately "started screaming," Echlin recalled. Neighbors who witnessed the shooting insisted to WMAQ that the dog had not tried to attack the officers." Today on Animal News Sentinel (Big Red Box)
Police Officer Fired After Fatally Shooting Dog
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, dogs )

Mike
- 1 day ago - abc7chicago.com
A south suburban police officer has been fired after the shooting death of a family dog that has outraged a small community. Witnesses say an officer from the Hometown Police Department shot and killed the dog in front of its owners
   

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