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Senior Dog Heartbroken After Owner Surrendered Her for Younger Dog....
Animals  (tags: dogs, ethics, humans, pets, sadness, rescued )

Dan
- 15 hours ago - goo.gl
" Sweet LUCKY was just left at the shelter by her dad who who said she was too old and then he walked away from her and went looking for a new, younger dog. She is scared, confused and she deserves....." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
STOP USING THE MOST CRUEL AND INHUMANE WAY OF TREATING STRAY DOGS IN BOR,EASTERN SERBIA
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

Sara
- 11 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stop the inhumane and brutal rounding up and torture of the street dogs by the dog catchers in the streets of Bor. This is done with the most barbaric way possible and many dogs die before they even reach the dogs' aslyum.
Save Unique Horned Lizard From Extinction in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: US, Reptiles, Texas Horned Lizard, State Endangered Species, Extinction, Protection, Law, Conservation, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 10 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Urge the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to officially protect the 'Texas Horned Lizard' by listing it as a state endangered species, in order to save this incredible spiny reptile in the US from extinction and for it to thrive in the future.
Deny Deceased Woman's Request to Euthanise and Bury Healthy Pets
Animals  (tags: Deny, deceased, woman, bury, euthanise, healthy, pets, petition, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
Under U.S. law, pets are considered the property of their owners. Though they are afforded protections against abuse even if the abuser is the person responsible for them, the rights of the nation's pets are limited.
Show Jack Gangwish There Are Consequences for Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, sadness, suffering )


- 1 day ago - change.org
UNIV OF NEBRASKA's FOOTBALL PLAYER JACK GANGWISH BEAT A RACCOON TO DEATH with a wrench because it wouldn't pose for a selfie.The raccoon seems to have been a domesticated one too
Save Birds From Runaway Poaching PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, birds of prey, killing, suffering, wildlife )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Over 140 species of birds in Lebanon - some extremely endangered - are being killed in huge numbers. Lebanese poachers encroach on some of the primary routes for millions of migrating European birds; songbirds, storks, eagles, and other birds of prey
Convict Kimberly Anderson of Felony Animal Abuse and Sentence Her to the Maximum Amount Allowed By Law
Animals  (tags: abuse, cruelty )


- 22 hours ago - change.org
Please sentence Kimberly Anderson to the maximum punishment allowed by law, make her surrender all the animals that are currently in her care, and make it illegal for her to ever own an animal of any kind ever again
Stop the Dolphin Slaughter in the Soloman Islands!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates )

Elaine
- 14 hours ago - forcechange.com
end the hunting and commercial sale of dolphins in the Solomon Islands. please sign!
Petition: 450 Dogs to Be Evicted on Christmas Day - Massive International Protest
Animals  (tags: dogs, christmas, evicted, mercy, crime, protest, serbia, serbian animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, protection, pets, ethics, animaladvocates )

Susanne
- 10 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sasha Pesic runs an absolutely breathtaking cage-free dog sanctuary in Serbia. The dogs eat, play, run and sleep together peacefully. People come from far away countries just to visit this unique place.... Come on - 600 signaturs are still needed!!!!
Stop Hunting Diamondback Turtles in New Jersey PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
New Jersey's native marsh-dwelling diamondback terrapin turtle has suffered a major decline over the past twelve years. Terrapins on Sedge Island near the Barnegat inlet declined from 100 in 2002 to only 70 in 2014. Cars and development on their habitats
Demand the EU Takes Action to Save the European Vulture From Extinction PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, extinction )

Anna
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The European vulture needs to be protected from this drug that has already killed millions of vultures. Please sign and share the petition to demand the European Union places an immediate ban on the drug diclofenac to save the European vulture
Petition: Stop Annual Tradition of Hanging Live Bull From a Tree in China! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: Guangxi Zhuang region, southern China, bull, hanging, tree, bring luck and bumper harvest, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, protection, killing, cruelty, crime )

Susanne
- 9 hours ago - yousignanimals.org
The Dong people located in Guangxi Zhuang region, southern China, hang a live bull from a tree as a part of a 400-year-old tradition which is supposed to bring luck and bumper harvest, as well as peace and prosperity...
Save African Giraffes From Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalcruelty, crime, death, endangered, extinction, killing, protection )

Ainga
- 15 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Recover the African Giraffe population by creating stronger restrictions on poaching in Tanzania.
Petition: Sheriff Nick Finch Of Liberty County! Giving Abused And Mistreated Dogs Back To Their Owner Is Unacceptable! | Petitio
Animals  (tags: Sheriff Nick Finch, Liberty County, abused, neglected dog, back to owner, dogfighter, Unacceptable, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, pets, protection, law, rescued, ethics, suffering )

Susanne
- 9 hours ago - petitionhub.org
Please support this petition and together we will send a message to the Liberty County Sheriff, Nick Finch. He is planning on giving a convicted dog fighter his abused and mistreated dogs back because no rescue has offered to take them.
Save Bela! Don't Take Her Life Because Her Deceased Owner Wrote That In Her Will! | PetitionHub.Org
Animals  (tags: last will, Deceased Owner, take life, to the grave with, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection, pets, law, dogs, animals, animalcruelty, animalrights, suffering, killing )

Susanne
- 7 hours ago - petitionhub.org
In the eyes of the law, pets are possessions and when you die, you have the ride to decide what happens to the pet, that means that you can even bring those pets to the grave with you.... PLEASE SAVE BELLA!!!!!
SAVE TAMANDUA TETRADACTYLA , IS NEAR TO EXTINCTION.
Animals  (tags: wildlife, extinction, endangered )

Anteater
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
THE TAMANDUA TETRADACTYLA IS THE MORE SMALL OF ALL THE SPECIES OF TAMANDUA, ITS IN DANGER OF EXTINCTION FOR DEFORESTATION AND FOR THE INCREASE OF THE HUMAN KINDS. ALL THE SPECIES OF TAMANDUA ARE VERY IMPORTANT FOR THE MANTENIMENT OF THE BIODIVERSITY OF TH
Stop Capturing Baby Elephants for Circuses in China - PETITION -
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, baby elephants, suffering )

Jean
- 9 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
A recent report from animal conservation group Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force stated that more than a dozen baby elephants were captured by poachers.
Urge The Main Sponsors Of The Winter Olympics 2018 Which Will Be Held In South Korea To Withdraw Their Sponsorship! Until Animal
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, cruelty, animalrights, suffering, sadness )


- 8 hours ago - petitionhub.org
This is the time to come together and do something special for the animals of South Korea that most desperately need our help
Robert Mugabe, Saviour Kasukwere, Walter Mazimbi, Chidziwa.: Please Help Stop the Export of Animals to China
Animals  (tags: baby elephants, suffering, animalcruelty, cruelty, abducted, exported, china )

Barb
- 7 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
BABY ELEPHANTS ABDUCTED FOR EXPORT TO CHINA We have received some very disturbing reports of animals being captured in Hwange National Park for export to China. Tourists and visitors to Hwange have complained about this.
Taxi Ram for Cats - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Too much snow to walk, I think i'll take the ram today.
What One Wolf's Extraordinary Journey Means for the Future of Wildlife in America | TakePart -PETITION -
Animals  (tags: animals, wolves, endangered, environment, habitat )

Jean
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
The three-year, 3,000-mile trek of OR7 has altered scientific debates and state policy. But would he find a mate?
Cute Animals Cuddling With Each Other: Compilation - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: Adorable Animal Video )

Slava
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
In this cute animal video, tune in to see the most adorable animals cuddling and snuggling with each other. It really is a cuteness overload.
Urge Gap, Inc.'s INTERMIX to Stop Selling Fur | Action Alerts | Actions | PETA
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights )

Paulo
- 10 hours ago - peta.org
INTERMIX sells fur from rabbits, coyotes, foxes, minks, and Asiatic raccoon dogs--animals who are often slammed to the ground and bludgeoned with metal rods, causing convulsions and broken bones but not always an immediate death.
Further Wolf Hunting in Wisconsin [and MN] Is Banned Following Federal Court Ruling
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, Wolves, wildlife, ethics, conservation, animalrights, protection, law, society, suffering, environment, habitat, GoodNews )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - pricecountydaily.com
This good news is certainly temporary. the selfish hubris of the present human culture will see to that. But who would not want another day of life? Please check my comment below to help make a little more difference - thanks.
10 Animal Rights Victories of 2014
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, GoodNews, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )

Linda
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
Animal lovers everywhere will agree we're taking steps in the right direction
What's the Difference Between Rabbits and Hares?
Animals  (tags: hares, rabbits, bonnies, species, animals, environment, habitat, pets, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
For one, they're separate species--and hares are bigger, have longer ears, and are less social than bunnies.
First Cougar Seen in Kentucky Since the Civil War Is Promptly Shot Dead
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, sadness, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates )

Annamaria
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
'If that cat had left that tree, it would have disappeared into the brush and it was a fairly populated area,' Marraccini told the Courier-Journal. 'I don't see any reason why it shouldn't be handled that way.'
Bears Locked in Tiny Cages Their ENTIRE Lives So Their Bile Can Be Harvested for Asian Medicines - and the Australian Fighting t
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, protection )

Annamaria
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
At least 20,000 bears are estimated to be trapped in bear bile facilities across Vietnam, Korea, China, Laos and Myanmar The bile is extracted through regular, painful procedures Meanwhile, the mammals spend their entire lives in cages
Heartwarming Video: Calves Destined for Slaughter Experience Freedom for First Time!
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, rescued )


- 22 hours ago - chooseveg.com
Bali and Kai were found chained and alone. As male calves born into the dairy industry, they were both destined to be slaughtered for veal.
 

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