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Petition · Help Repeal the BSL and Murder of Bully Breeds in Montreal. · Change.Org
Animals  (tags: animalrights, protection, suffering, cruelty )

- 13 hours ago -
Help repeal the BSL against Bully breeds in Montreal or Boycott
TAKE ACTION NOW! Canada: Protect Thresher Sharks Now
Animals  (tags: sharks, CITES< Canada, JustinTrudeau, animals, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, endangered )

- 14 hours ago -
Please send an email to Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada, urging him to reverse Canada's position and protect thresher sharks
Help Create Global Change for Chickens
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, killed, investigation )

- 16 hours ago -
Pressure needs to come from people like you to ensure global fast food giants support good animal welfare around the globe.
Oppose Shocking Eye Experiments on Dogs at the University of Missouri ACTIONS NEEDED
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
How many times have we heard that animals are only used in experiments for life-saving treatments when there are no other choices? Statement likes this are the mantra of research institutions. But they are little more than empty words, designed to
Stop the NRA! --- PETITION! ----
Animals  (tags: NRA, ivory ban, elephants, rhinos, poachers, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, death, environment, killed, humans, protection, wildanimals )

- 9 hours ago -
The NRA is lobbying hard to DEFEAT an ivory ban that would save countless elephants and rhinos from the vicious hands of greedy poachers.
200 Farms in China Breed Tigers for Slaughter for Body Parts, Luxury Goods
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, crime, cruelty, death, environment, ethics, extinction, pets, killing, killed, law, protection, investigation, humans, wildanimals, wildlife, s )

- 17 hours ago -
In legal tiger farms across China, some 6,000 caged cats are kept in filthy conditions and will be killed for dubious medicinal uses and as home decor for the country's newly-rich elite.
Change for Chickens - PETITION -
Animals  (tags: chickens, Caged Chickens, fast food retailers, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, cruelty, environment, humans, protection, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
Caged chickens donâEUR(TM)t have a life worth living before they become meat on a plate. Help urge seven global fast food retailers to pledge caged chicken meat wonâEUR(TM)t be served on their menus
DEMAND PACKY Be Freed From 54 Years.of Captivity in The Oregon Zoo!! She Needs a Sanctuary !! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife )

- 9 hours ago -
The heartbreaking story of Packy begins when she was unfortunately born at this zoo in 1962 to her Mother Bella, who should have not been there in the first place. Packy has spent 54 years behind bars.
Do Not Slaughter Yellowstones 900 Bison
Animals  (tags: Bison, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, conservation )

- 6 hours ago -
The U.S. National Park Service wants to slaughter 900 bison from the Yellowstone National Park, in Wyoming. Their reasoning: "To protect farmer's cattle from a disease called brucellosis."
Justice for Over 100 Starved Dogs in Reported Puppy Mill PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
Demand the maximum penalty for the man who reportedly housed hundreds of dogs in disease-ridden conditions.
Make Your Voice Heard for Chickens in Indonesia! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 8 hours ago -
Please sign and share this petition asking McDonald's Indonesia to adopt the same cage-free policy McDonald's has adopted elsewhere in the world!
Punish Farm Workers Accused of Murdering Pregnant Pigs PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, protection, law )

- 9 hours ago -
Reform animal protection laws to ensure that the perpetrators of animal torture are properly punished.
Help Protect Wild Elephants PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 8 hours ago -
CITES is meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa, this week to discuss many wildlife issues, including elephant protections
Teens Who Allegedly Abused Baby Goat Must Be Punished PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 9 hours ago -
See to it that the teenagers who reportedly abused a baby goat are charged and punished.
Tell the Governor to Sign AB 2148 to Protect Birds! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 9 hours ago -
With more and more people taking drones into California's wild spaces, there is increasing concern about the impacts of unmanned flying devices on birds and other wildlife.
Murdered Dog
Animals  (tags: death, dogs, killed, killing, sadness, animalcruelty )

- 7 hours ago -
Sad, disgusting
Couple Drives Across The Country To Adopt A Blind Brother For Their Blind Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 15 hours ago -
Ago just got a new lease on life and a new brother to go with it! After seeing a video of a blind Bulldog, one couple drove across the country to get their own blind dog a new brother.
Help Take Action To Protect The Remaining 160 Florida Panthers
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare )

- 4 hours ago -
Join the fight for the protection of the remaining Florida panther population and urge congress to support the land and water conservation fund
Couple Drives Across The Country To Adopt A Blind Brother For Their Blind Dog
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 16 hours ago -
Ago just got a new lease on life and a new brother to go with it! After seeing a video of a blind Bulldog, one couple drove across the country to get their own blind dog a new brother.
Heartless 'Activists' Kill Dogs, Parade Carcasses on Street in Indian Town
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, cruelty, death, crime, dogs, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, slaughter, suffering, sadness, society )

- 8 hours ago -
Youth Front (Mani) party workers killed 10 dogs and hung the dead bodies on a pole as they paraded on the streets of Kottayam,
Saving Grace: Driver Rescues Kitten From Dumpster
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cats, GoodNews, goodnews, pets, rescued )

- 7 hours ago -
A tiny kitten was trapped and critically injured in a dumpster...until a heroic driver came to her rescue.
Save the Rusty Patched Bumblebee! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 21 minutes ago -
With bee populations dying out nationwide, it is crucial to protect these precious pollinators as soon as possible. One rare species, the rusty patched bumblebee, is the first bee to be formally considered for an endangered listing in the United States.
ACTU Animaux - Nina, Ill Stray Cat Needs Care- 5 Clicks Every Day Will Help Her!
Animals  (tags: )

- 2 hours ago -
5 clicks every day will fund treatment for her painful mouth and parasite control. Please click for all the other needy animals too- scroll down the page to the lower left, click on their description, then click the red button (Reste 5 Clics) 5x daily!
Stop Breeding Painful Genetic Defects Into Innocent Cats PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cats, cruelty, suffering )

- 28 minutes ago -
Scottish Fold cats suffer from a genetic defect that stunts the development of cartilage. Not only does it give them their distinctive ear-fold, but causes severe bone and cartilage abnormalities throughout their bodies that lead to severe and painful
Demand BEULAH MAE and Two Other Traveling Circus Elephants, Receive Medical Attention, and Retire to Sanctuary! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 23 minutes ago -
Beulah the elephant has been on the road for more than 20 years, traveling with the Commerford Zoo, where at every stop she is forced to have children ride on her back as they kick and prod at her or pull on her sensitive ears. She is over four decades
The State of North Americas Birds, 2016
Animals  (tags: Birds, habitat, conservation, vulnerability )

- 12 minutes ago -
This report is based on the first-ever conservation vulnerability assessment for all 1,154 native bird species that occur in Canada, the continental United States, and Mexico.
American AlligatorâEUR(TM)s Lineage Is More Ancient Than Previously Thought | Biology, Paleontology | Sci-News.Com
Animals  (tags: American alligator, older than thought )

- 1 hour ago -
According to new research, American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) have remained virtually untouched by evolutionary change for at least 8 million years -- up to 6 million years older than previously thought.
Empirical Brewery Adopted 4 Feral Cats to Work Protect the Grain
Animals  (tags: brewery, rodents, cats at work, feral cats )

- 3 minutes ago -
Empirical Brewery adopted 4 feral cats through the Tree House Humane Society's Cats at Work program. Breweries have grain and grain means pests. The cats protect the grain from rodents but never eat the rodents. The cats are free to roam the brewery.

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