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Petition: Tell QVC / HSN to STOP Selling Faroe Islands Salmon!
Animals  (tags: Faroe Islands, salmon fishing, whale slaughters, boycotts, animal rights, needless killings, animal welfare laws, Ethical Treatment, prevention of further exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, wildlife loss, Wildlife conservation, protection )

Kalliope
- 20 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
QVC / HSN features Faroe Islands salmon on its offerings list. Buying and selling Faroese salmon supports their economy and the mass slaughtering of 1000+ whales annually in the Faroe Islands. Faroe Islands salmon are raised in the same fjords that...
Petition - Stop Animal Abuse in Karpathos, Greece
Animals  (tags: greece, Animal Cruelty, huge suffering, overpopulation issues, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of further mistreatment, Respect for animals, compassion, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - change.org
There are numerous scientific studies which prove that animals are able to feel emotions, such as fear, joy and love. They are sentient beings who deserve respect and have rights. This appeal was sparked by recent animal abuse reports on the island...
PLEASE SIGN For a Bill Prohibiting the Breeding of Fur Animals in France!!
Animals  (tags: )

Massimili
- 11 hours ago - mesopinions.com
We are asking you to prepare a proposal for a law, so that, like other countries, FRANCE commits itself to a bill banning these fur farms and would thus join the EU countries. having already banned ...
Petition - Animal ACTion Network: Sunny's Law - Pet Offender List
Animals  (tags: Animal Cruelty, animal abuse, huge suffering, denied treatment, registered pet offender list, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection, ownership ban, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - change.org
I'd like to have all animal abusers that are convicted of animal abuse to register on a "Pet Offender" registry just as a sex offender would have to register. Recently, here in Rock County, I had the chance to meet Sunny.
Petition - JUSTICE FOR THE FELINA COLONIA OF MASSA LUBRENSE - NAPLES
Animals  (tags: cat cruelty, poisonings, feral cats, overpopulation, alternative methods, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of further killings, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection, Ethical Treatment, compassion for animals )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - change.org
We learned in the evening, with enormous rage, of the poisoning of cats in the feline colony of Marina del Cantone (about 15 specimens)! We called the Vigili di Massa Lubrense that with the ASL are 'FINALLY' intervening finding a single carcass!
Petition - Hope for Circus Horses
Animals  (tags: horse cruelty, circus animal abuse, animal welfare laws, prevention of further exploitation, ban of animals for entertainment, prevention of cruelty to animals, needless suffering, stronger protection, Ethical Treatment, compassion for animals )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - change.org
At the Taiyang Circus, the ringmasters created a trick where a big cat would jump up onto the back of a horse who had a special saddle on for the cat to stand on. Unfortunately, this trick took a devastating turn and the two big cats, one lion and one...
Petition: Ban Gruesome Festival Where Horses Are Gutted By Bulls
Animals  (tags: yucatan, questionable practices, Animal Cruelty, prevention of further exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, huge suffering, animal welfare laws, animal rights, stronger protection, ethical treatment of animals, compassion for animals )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Every two weeks in the Mexican state of Yucatan, a gruesome festival known as Torneo de Lazo takes place, in which innocent horses are mauled by bulls. "Cowboys" ride the terrified horses around while bulls trained to attack charge at them and rip up...
Petition: Justice for 4-Month-Old Puppy Tragically Euthanized From Neglect
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, emaciated dogs, negligence, justice for animals, punishment for animal abusers, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of further mistreatment, prevention of cruelty to animals, responsible animal ownership, protection )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
When police entered the home of Susann Seeber in Jacksonville, Florida, what they found was devastating: 8 emaciated St. Bernard dogs, kept on chains, in a small warehouse reeking of feces and urine. The animals were surrounded by their own waste, with...
PETITION - Animal Cruelty Pledge
Animals  (tags: pledge, Animal Cruelty, crime, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - action.aldf.org
Animal cruelty is a serious crime. Animal abusers are five times more likely to hurt other people. Strong sentences for abusers protect people and animals alike. Robust cruelty laws keep our communities safer for everyone.
Petition - Wolves Need Protection, Not Politics
Animals  (tags: mexican gray wolves, Endangered species act, trapping, hunting ban, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity, Ecological Balance, stronger protection, Habitat preservation )

Kalliope
- 20 hours ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
There are just over 100 Mexican gray wolves living in the wild -- but Sen. Jeff Flake just introduced legislation to erase their Endangered Species Act protections. That would be a devastating step backwards, opening the door to hunting, trapping and...
Take Action - Members of Congress Call for Wild Horse Protections, Use of Fertility Control
Animals  (tags: wild horses and burros, needless killings, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of killing healthy animals, adoptable animals, prevention of cruelty to animals, suffering, Ethical Treatment, compassion, stronger protection, Wildlife conservation )

Kalliope
- 20 hours ago - returntofreedom.org
Forty-two members of the House of Representatives have sent a letter to Congressional leaders calling on them to include protective language for wild horses and burros in the Fiscal Year 2018 Interior appropriations bill.
Petition - Speak Up for Australian Chickens
Animals  (tags: Australian government, poultry farming, deplorable living conditions, ethical treatment of animals, animal welfare laws, animal rights, needless suffering, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - worldanimalprotection.org.au
The rules governing the living conditions of Australian chickens are up for review. The draft released for comment by the Australian Government is appalling - will you speak up for chickens?
Petition - SPCA : Pit Bull Abuse By Breeders
Animals  (tags: dog breeders, Pit Bulls, Extreme Weather, tethered dogs, overbreeding, left outside, animal rights, ethical treatment of animals, animal welfare laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of further mistreatment, stronger protection, suffering )

Kalliope
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Local Pit Bull breeder leaves their breeding dogs outside chained to dog houses behind metal fences 365 days a year. Below zero temps, snow, sleet, heat and rain. These poor babies are over bred and left outside to bare the elements.
Petition: Save Your Pet's Life; Demand Pet Microchipping Laws In Your State
Animals  (tags: responsible pet ownership, chipping of animals, lost pets, reunite with owner, animal welfare laws, Animal rescue, Preventive care, stronger protection, prevention of suffering, prevention of mistreatment )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
According to a NY based study, a microchipped cat has a 38.5 percent chance of being reunited with its owner compared to a dismal 1.8 percent chance of return for un-microchipped cats. The return rate is even higher for microchipped dogs with a return...
Oppose S. 368, Mexican Wolf Extinction Bill
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, conservation, environment, endangered, protection, habitat, wildlife )

Nita
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Please tell your senators to oppose S. 368 - the Mexican Wolf Extinction Bill and any damaging policy riders which undermine the Endangered Species Act and its scientific process .
Trophy Hunting
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, sadness, trophy hunting )

Ingrid
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sad, Disgusting, Angry.
Ask Your U.S. Representative to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals (2017) - New England Anti-Vivisection Society
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, suffering, vivisection )

Nita
- 22 hours ago - secure3.convio.net
Please join us in asking U.S. Representatives to support the Humane Cosmetics Act (H.R. 2790) and put an end to cosmetics testing on animals in the U.S.
Protect the Endangered Species Act
Animals  (tags: environment, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Nita
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Please urge your Congressional representatives to preserve the spirit and integrity of this robust federal law and to oppose any legislation that takes aim at ESA and imperiled wildlife!
Protect Denali Wolves Petition
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Nita
- 1 day ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
The state of Alaska has allowed East Fork wolves to be decimated by hunting and trapping for decades. And although The National Park Service's (NPS) primary purpose is "to protect intact the globally significant Denali ecosystems," the agency failed.
Stop Barbaric Annual Slaughter of Pilot Whales
Animals  (tags: whales, killed, slaughter, investigation, law, ban )

Ainga
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Ban whaling in the Faroe Islands.
Save the Lives of Dogs & Farmed Animals With One Simple Policy Change ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, dogs, pets, protection, suffering, AnimalWelfare )

Cher
- 8 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
Did you know that cancer is an epidemic in dogs, with one in two dogs dying from the disease? The meat in pet foods most often comes from slaughterhouse offal that is unfit for human consumption.
The World's Only ALBINO Orangutan Prepares to Move to Her Own 'Forest Island' Where She Will Be Safe From Hunters
Animals  (tags: Albino, orangutan, Borneo, forest, rescued, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 21 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
The world's only known albino orangutan is moving to a man-made 'forest island' home
Sign : It's Time To Ban the Marine-Life-Killing Shark Nets
Animals  (tags: shark nets, marine life, animals, wildlife, wildanimals )

Katie
- 9 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The beaches of Ballina and other cities in New South Wales have resorted to protecting beachgoers by installing cruel shark nets. In reality, shark net is a misnomer, because they don't just catch and kill sharks.
ACTU Animaux - ThéOdore, Neglected Cat in Need of Dental Care- 5 Clicks Per Day to Help Him!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 8 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
Please click the red button for each animal, every day. Your clicks save lives!
Kick Out Shelter President Complicit in Death of 16 Dogs
Animals  (tags: pets, dogs, cruelty, petitions )

Freya
- 7 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
We recently created an alert regarding the arrest of Carly Jo Underwood, of Midland, Texas. Carly was arrested in December for having left her foreclosed-upon house eight months previously with sixteen dogs inside, some loose in the house, others caged,
Stray Cat Gave Birth to 7 Kittens and Dog Decides He Will Be Their New Dad
Animals  (tags: pets, cats, dogs, kittens )

Freya
- 1 day ago - lovemeow.com
The house dog decided that he would be the father for the newborn kittens as soon as he laid eyes on the tiny fur babies. The weenie mix proactively tried to help the mother cat with her job.
Tell Scotland to Ban Fox Hunting for Good ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering, environment, killing )

Cher
- 8 hours ago - ifaw.org
Complete the form to submit a version of this response in your name, and add a personal comment about why this issue matters to you. Deadline is 31 January, so there's no time to lose!
Save North Atlantic Right Whales ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, whales, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 8 hours ago - ifaw.org
We canâEUR(TM)t let these magnificent animals disappear. We must act now to save them.
Jail People Who Abuse and Torture Animals for Sick Fun
Animals  (tags: cruelty, evil, suffering, pets, petitions )

Freya
- 7 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
In a world where terrible things are commonly done to animals, few can compare to the horrors of "crush videos" and "crush porn." In these horrific videos, sadists torture and kill animals.
 

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