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Shame on Trump for Legalizing Trophy Hunting
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, nature, politics, protection, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, endangered, environment, ethics, killing, law, protection, slaughter, wildanimals, wildlife )

Patricia
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
I am livid over trump's latest stupid act. He legalized trophy hunting. Endangered Species will be wiped out by his trophy hunting, murdering friends and sons. WE MUST STOP THIS....WE MUST REMEMBER CECIL !!!!
Avaaz - Stop TrumpâEUR(TM)s Elephant Slaughter
Animals  (tags: depraved, sadness, abuse, animalcruelty )

Irene
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Sad sick devastating news. Please sign and fwd.
Trophy Hunting
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, sadness, slaughter, killed, killing, elephants, lions )

Ingrid
- 22 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sad, Disgusting, Angry
Petition - Stop US Government Trophy Hunting Madness
Animals  (tags: US Government, trophy hunting, hunting ban, Wildlife conservation, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of killing healthy animals, needless suffering, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, Respect for animals )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - secure2.convio.net
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is making moves to appoint a board that would promote international trophy hunting. The deceptively named "International Wildlife Conservation Council" would promote the "benefits of international hunting."
Petition: Mandate Hunters in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem Carry Bear Pepper Spray and Practice Bear Safety Measures
Animals  (tags: Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem, Bear Pepper spray, defense, animal welfare and rights, Grizzly bears, prevention of wildlife loss, environmental protection, Wildlife conservation )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Over the past decade, grizzly bear mortality due to human conflict has steadily increased in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem (GYE). Big game hunters have emerged as a leading cause of grizzly bear mortality. Despite a precipitous drop in the number...
Petition - Stop Trump's Attempt to Destroy Elephant Population
Animals  (tags: elephant population, Endangered Species, trophy hunting, trophy shipping, hunting ban, prevention of wildlife loss, biodiversity wildlife, Wildlife conservation, ethical treatment of animals, Respect for animals, stronger protection laws, animal welfare a )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Keep ban on importing trophy elephant heads from Africa in place. President Trump has lifted an Obama-era ban on importing elephant trophies from Africa. The United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) has confirmed that it will begin issuing...
Petition - Take Action: Tell Spyder to Ditch Fox Fur!
Animals  (tags: fur industry, fur farming, fur trade, fur ban, huge suffering, needless killings, prevention of cruelty to animals, animal welfare and rights, ethical treatment of animals, mistreatment of animals, exploitation of animals, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - support.peta.org
Spyder claims that its use of "innovative materials" sets it apart from the competition--yet it continues to sell archaic, cruelly obtained fur taken off the backs of animals who were confined their entire lives before being drowned, beaten, electrocuted,
ACTU Animaux - Rubis, Large Hernia, Needs Urgent Surgery- 5 Clicks Every Day to Help Him!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 13 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
Please click the red button 5 times every day! Click for all the other animals too by scrolling all the way down the left side of the page to the list of animals, click on each animal, then click their red button 5 times- for every animal, every day!
Chickens Boiled Alive at Star Poultry Supply Abattoir, Secret Footage Reveals!!
Animals  (tags: chickens boiled alive, animal cruelty, animal suffering )

Animae
- 17 hours ago - abc.net.au
A Melbourne abattoir has been allowed to continue operating despite being investigated for animal cruelty, after secretly recorded footage showed it boiling chickens alive in its slaughter process.
Victory! Italy Bans Animals in the Circus
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, GoodNews, goodnews, circus animals )

Katka
- 9 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
On November 8th, Italy's Assembly of Parliament voted to ban all animals used in circuses and travelling shows within the country. The act involves phasing the animals out, and rules will be created and implemented within one year.
Take Action to Help America's Loneliest Elephants
Animals  (tags: elephants abused, animalcruelty, suffering, sadness, animalrights, habitat, law, protection )

Ainga
- 7 hours ago - headlines.peta.org
Denied everything that is natural and important to them, these nine elephants have been kept isolated from other elephants for years. You can help them.
Donald Trump Puts on Hold Plans to Allow Elephant Trophy Imports  
Animals  (tags: cruelty, slaughter, sadness, wildlife )

Irene
- 4 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
It caused a social media firestorm, with opponents posting photos of President Donald Trump's sons Donald Jr. and Eric, avid hunters, posing with dead wild animals.
Do Not Allow Trophy Hunters to Kill Zimbabwe's Elephants
Animals  (tags: Africa, wildlife, endangered species, trophies, bans, petitions )

Freya
- 15 hours ago - petitions.moveon.org
The Department of Interior announced that they would end a ban on the importation of the remains of elephants hunted in Zimbabwe and Zambia. This action will encourage more killing of these threatened animals.
Hong Kong: End Ivory, Not Elephants!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, elephants, illegal ivory trade, slaughter, wildanimals, poaching ivory trade )

Beryl
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
We urge you to immediately ban the sale, import and export of worked and raw ivory. The survival of the worldâEUR(TM)s remaining wild elephants depends on shutting down Hong KongâEUR(TM)s massive ivory market immediately!
STOP TRUMPâEUR(TM)S ELEPHANT SLAUGHTER
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, elephant poaching, elephant slaughter, cruelty, endangered, killing, law, society, sadness, illegal ivory trade )

Beryl
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
"Elephants are facing extinction and this is no time to strip them of protection. Trophy hunting drives the slaughter of elephants, increases demand for their body parts, and projects a double standard that makes it harder to tackle ivory poaching.
Why the Threat of Species Extinction Isn't the Right Way to Approach Conservation
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animals, extinction, conservation, endangered species )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
The decline of many non-extinct wild animals may be a greater threat to the environment than the obliteration of a single species.
   

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