START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Animals

Stop Torturing Elephants for Entertainment
Animals  (tags: wildlife, abused, animalcruelty, crime, humans, law, sadness, suffering )

Ainga
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
End the use of cruel torture devices and tactics against captive elephants.
Contact the US House Energy and Commerce Committee to Support H.R.2858
Animals  (tags: Animal Testing for Cosmetics, unnecessary suffering, unnecessary cruelty, ethics, protection, animalwelfare, animalrights )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - caareusa.org
Sign the letter to contact the House Committee on Energy and Commerce to support the Humane Cosmetics Act! On June 23 The Humane Cosmetics Act was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives by Congresswoman Martha McSally (R-AZ). This bi-partisan...
Kaefigmast Abschaffen * Abolish Cage Mast - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
Animals  (tags: Rabbit Farming, rabbit abuse, rabbit killing, rabbit suffering, rabbit welfare, animalrights, ethics, protection )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - albert-schweitzer-stiftung.de
Each year, fattened and slaughtered more than 326 million rabbits in Europe. Almost all of them are kept under conditions as you see them in the video above. Ask for us the European decision-makers to abolish the cage mast!
Cats May Be Banned From Freedom Of Wandering Outdoors.....Ever !
Animals  (tags: cats, environment, habitat, law, pets, protection )

Dan
- 21 hours ago - goo.gl
Cats in Australia could soon be banned from going outdoors 24/7 Wildlife officials in Australia are pushing for countrywide laws requiring pet owners to keep their cats inside all the time.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Demand Zimbabwe Stop All Wild Captures/Shipments of Elephants and Halt Financial Aid Until Conservation Demands Are Met.
Animals  (tags: China, Zimbabwe, elephants, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Elephant populations in Zimbabwe are being decimated by poachers & a gov't that refuses to implement accepted conservation practices. On July 4th, dozens of baby elephants who were kidnapped from their wild herds were sold and shipped to zoos in China.
Petition: JUSTICE FOR BOB!!!! Press Charges on Attacker of Bob the Pit Bull!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animaladvocates, pets, protection, Pitbull, attacked with a Machete, discrimination, BSL, investigation, crime, cruelty )

Susanne
- 14 hours ago - change.org
Who did this horrible act is not going to get any punishment for this. The Police is saying it is OK for him to carry this "weapon" around with him & obviously its OK for him to attack a dog with it. If this was a different type of dog he would be in jai
Save Neglected Pets: Support Shelters Today
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animal saviours, neglected animals, animal shelters, suffering animals, compassionate caring, protection )

Sabine
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, animal rescues save thousands of neglected pets. Rescues and shelters receive limited funding, and rely on the public's help to take care of these animals. Right here in D.C., a dedicated team is working to save pet lives - and they need...
PETITION / US, EU: Save Africa's Lions! PLEASE SIGN & SHARE.
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animaladvocates, cruelty, lions, trophy hunter Cecil )

Christine
- 15 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
An American dentist has made headlines for brutally shooting down a gentle lion named Cecil. But his despicable act has given us a fleeting opportunity to save the worldâEUR(TM)s lions.
Protect Lions From Cruel Trophy Hunting
Animals  (tags: lions, trophy hunting, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, humans, killed, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 15 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Tell the International Union for Conservation of Nature that vulnerable species shouldn't be allowed in game hunts.
Stop KILLING Arctic Seals and Abuse Them for Skin.
Animals  (tags: Seal Slaughter, Animal suffering, barbaric cruelty, exploitation of animals, fur of seals, needless killings, animal protection laws, animaladvocates, ethics )

Sabine
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Because they are killing these animals right now and nobody do anything to stop this, they kill them with machetes, axes and other, they take their skin while they are alives, the only way to stop this is with that law and heart of razonable people.
Save the Lighthouse Farm Sanctuary! URGENT - Deadline 14th. August 2015
Animals  (tags: neglected animals, sanctuary in need, farm animal welfare, Saving animals, protection, prevention of suffering, compassion in animals, animalwelfare )

Sabine
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
URGENT help and public support is needed to save the sanctuary which is at risk of foreclosure! The Lighthouse Farm Sanctuary located in Scio,OR specializes in the rescue, rehabilitation and re-homing of abused and neglected farm animals.
U.S. Agencies Step Up in Case of Minnesota Dentist Who Killed Cecil the Lion
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, ethics, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, law, cruelty, animalrights )

Robbin
- 1 day ago - strib.mn
Very sad that the guide he used was released on a paltry 1,000 bail......but please, let's keep the pressure up! He not only took a beloved member and tourist attraction - he hunted ILLEGALLY......utilizing every form of bad sportsmanship to achieve his s
Cecil the Lion's Head Handed Over to Police
Animals  (tags: Cecil the lion )

Laura
- 15 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Please read and share...
End Bobcat Trapping in California
Animals  (tags: bobcats, trapping, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, humans, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 14 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Take action below, urge the commission to protect these ecologically important California natives by banning all bobcat trapping throughout the state.
Walter James Palmer, a U.S. Citizen Needs to Be Extradited, Charged and Imprisoned in Zimbabwe
Animals  (tags: cecil the lion, trophy hunting, big-game hunters, protected animals, Killing for fun, prosecution, prevention of cruelty to animals, punishment for animal killers, ethics )

Sabine
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The details of the lion's death have outraged nature enthusiasts and conservationists around the world who are troubled by wealthy big-game hunters who pay tens of thousands of dollars for licenses to kill protected animals for trophies and sport.
Start ABC Programme for Dogs in Solapur Maharashtra
Animals  (tags: prevention of suffering, population control, healthy animals, proper care, protection, animalwelfare )

Sabine
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
For healthy living of humans and dogs, it is necessary that dog population should be controlled by humane approach like ABC. There are number of puppies crush by vehicles and remaining starve to death. This is very disturbing situation in which we can do
Never Again: Cecil's Murder Should Mark An End to Trophy Hunting in Zimbabwe Forever
Animals  (tags: trophy hunting, wildanimals, wildlife, animalcruelty, crime, killed, killing, endangered, humans, law, slaughter, society, suffering )

Sara
- 8 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
If Zimbabwe stopped issuing hunting licenses, countless animals would be saved from untimely deaths. Sign the petition to ensure trophy hunting is banned forever in Zimbabwe.
Take Action for Cecil the Lion! | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, lions, animalrights, animals, crime, cruelty, protection, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Joyce
- 1 day ago - peta.org
Cecil the lion was mercilessly killed, then beheaded and skinned AFTER being lured from a national park where he was protected. It was against the law to kill an animal with a GPS collar on, that didn't matter to the dentist who wanted a lion trophy.
PETITION : Justice Cecil , the Famous Lion Killed By a Trophy Hunter in Zimbabwe !
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, protection, cruelty, death, killed, lion, trophy hunter )

Christine
- 17 hours ago - change.org
Cecil was a lion age 13, he was killed by an American hunter with the help of accomplices in Zimbabwe on site. This American chief suspect, Walter James Palmer, has had a long history of illegal hunts. PLEASE SIGN & SHARE.
Stop Donald TrumpâEUR(TM)s Sons From Killing Hunting Animals
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, destruction, conservation, protection, politics, wildlife, world, habitat, government, activists, americans, crime, culture, death, ethics, environment, media, law, internet, news, sadness, safety, society, violence, world, politics )

Wendy
- 14 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
The Trump brothers deserve just as much backlash for their horrendous behavior as Walter Palmer. The fact that they not only murder these beautiful creatures, but then take horrifying photos with the dead bodies, is completely unacceptable
ACTION PLEASE: For the Death of Cecil
Animals  (tags: Cecil the lion, ethics, protection )

Dimitris
- 14 hours ago - braconagebasta.wesign.it
Sign this petition that asks: - the African Union to ban trophy hunting - the Western countries to systematically prosecute their citizens who engage in these barbaric practices
Zimbabwe Calls for Extradition of American Hunter Who Killed Cecil the Lion - ABC News
Animals  (tags: Cecil the Lion, slaughter, Palmer, investigation, extradition, ABC News, Good Morning America, video, whitehouse.gov )

Barb
- 9 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
Zimbabwe is calling for the extradition of the American dentist who admitted killing Cecil the lion as a WhiteHouse.gov petition urging the dentist's extradition surpasses 100,000 signatures.
US, EU: Save Africa's Lions!
Animals  (tags: protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, extinction, endangered, environment, ethics )

Patricia
- 14 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
An American dentist has made headlines for brutally shooting down a gentle lion named Cecil.
End the 20kg Personal Import Allowance of Shark Fins to Europe
Animals  (tags: sharks, Legal, europe, fins, allowanceabuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 11 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now it's LEGAL for anyone travelling to Europe to bring 20kg of dried shark fins as part of their personal import allowance. It's enough to make 705 bowls of shark fin soup.
Ted Nugent Calls People âEUR~StupidâEUR(TM) for Being Upset Over Cecil the Lion! Voice Your Outrage!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, conservation, death, extinction, wildanimals )

Mike
- 6 hours ago - yousignanimals.org
Ted Nugent says âEUR~the whole story is a lie. It was a wild lion from a âEUR~parkâEUR(TM) where hunting is legal and essential beyond park borders. All animals reproduce every year & would run out of room/food to live w/o hunting. God are people stupid."
Cecil the Lion-Cartoon
Animals  (tags: Cecil the lion, cartoon )

Laura
- 1 day ago - cagle.com
Check out what is on the wall!
 

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. Reshmi C.   19 notes,
  100% popular

2. Anteater Ants   5 notes,
  100% popular

3. Carole K.   94 notes,
  96% popular

4. John Pierce   17 notes,
  94% popular

5. Bob A.   9 notes,
  89% popular

6. Yola S.   9 notes,
  89% popular

7. Dhirendra S.   16 notes,
  88% popular

8. Cynthia Brickner   8 notes,
  88% popular

9. Catrin NoForwardsPlease   7 notes,
  86% popular

10. Bill C.   19 notes,
  84% 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
AniMae C. 676
Natasha Salgado on holidays 579
Darren Woolsey 400
Nancy W. 225
Ljiljana Milic 182

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 Care2.com or its affiliates.