START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Animals

Petition: STOP Detroit Humane Society From Putting PUTBULLS Down Just Because!!!
Animals  (tags: pitbulls, euthanizing healthy animals, discrimination based on breed, animal welfare and rights, chances, adoptable animals, prevention of killing healthy animals, stronger protection laws, ethical treatment of animals, training program )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Detroit Michigan human society Puts down PITBULLS!! JUST BECAUSE PREVIOUS OWNERS ATTEMPETED to train them for fighting !! PUNISH THE OWNER NOT THE PITBULL ITS CALLED TRAINING !! ITS NOT IMPOSSIBLE!! I watch their show and it just pisses me off the...
Petition - Tell Venues That UniverSoul Circus Needs to Drop Its Cruel Animal Acts!
Animals  (tags: circus animals, exploitation of animals, performing animals, animal welfare and rights, retirement, ethical treatment of animals, prevention of further mistreatment, needless suffering, stronger protection laws, ban of animals for entertainment )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - support.peta.org
Despite learning about UniverSoul Circus' long history of working with notorious animal exhibitors, some venues are still moving forward with plans to host the cruel circus, and we need your help to show them that the public doesn't support circuses...
Petition - Success: Montreal to End Put Bull Ban
Animals  (tags: montreal, Pit Bulls, breed discrimination, ban, Animal welfare act, animal rights, prevention of further killings, ethical treatment of animals, Respect for animals, stronger protection, Good News )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Praise Montreal for ending unfair pit bull ban. Montreal is rolling back its ban on pit bulls and related breeds less than a year after it was put into effect. The ban had been heavily criticized by animal welfare groups, citing that forbidding...
Petition - Sign: Stop "High-Speed Slaughter" That Will Boil Chickens Alive
Animals  (tags: chicken cruelty, turkeys, high speed slaughter, boiled alive, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger controls, huge suffering, ethical treatment of animals, Respect for animals, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 17 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Nearly 1 million chickens and turkeys are painfully boiled alive at slaughterhouses throughout the United States. And if the chicken industry gets its way, that number is set to go much higher. We must not let them torture even more birds for profit!
Petition - Help Eliminate Long-Term Pesticide Testing on Dogs Globally - Save Dogs From Cruel Pesticide Poisoning!
Animals  (tags: animal testing cruelty, laboratory animals, pesticide poisoning tests, huge suffering, prevention of cruelty to animals, ethical treatment of animals, animal welfare laws, animal rights, stronger protection, alternative methods )

Kalliope
- 17 hours ago - action.hsi.org
Animal testing of pesticides such as weed killers and insect repellants isn't just a bad habit - it's the law in most countries. But HSI is working with governments around the world to revise their testing requirements to spare countless animals from...
Petition - Save Endangered Cheetahs From Certain Death
Animals  (tags: cheetahs, endangered animals, Animal welfare act, animal rights, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention from dying out, biodiversity wildlife, Habitat preservation, stronger protection, Wildlife conservation )

Kalliope
- 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
List cheetahs as an endangered species. Southern Africa's cheetahs are dangerously close to extinction. Although southern Africa is home to the largest remaining population of cheetahs, there are only 3,500 left. This number is less than half of what...
Pledge To Take Your Pets With You
Animals  (tags: pets, cats, dogs, disasters, catastrophes, emergencies, planning, pledges )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Disasters can happen any time. Hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires, and more can lead to a sudden and desperate evacuation from a dangerous situation.
PETITION - PLEASE SIGN To Have All Veterinary Practices Offer Payment Plans
Animals  (tags: veterinary practices, payment plans, payment, euthanize, animals, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, death, humans, ethics, pets )

Lone
- 3 hours ago - change.org
Im disgusted with the prices of vetrarainary services. Not only are they not affordable but there is no way to help make the payment easier to pay. They rather euthanize an animal than help it.
Urge Wyoming's Governor to Stop the Wolf Hunt ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, suffering )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
As nature-loving people who treasure Wyoming's amazing natural beauty and abundant wildlife, we, the undersigned, call on you to end wolf hunting in the state.
Petition - Urge Wyoming's Governor to Stop the Wolf Hunt
Animals  (tags: wolves, wolf hunting, Healthy Ecosystems, biodiversity wildlife, prevention of wildlife loss, hunting ban, needless killings, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, Respect for animals, Wildlife conservation )

Kalliope
- 3 hours ago - environmental-action.webaction.org
As nature-loving people who treasure Wyoming's amazing natural beauty and abundant wildlife, we, the undersigned, call on you to end wolf hunting in the state. Wolves aren't just important icons of the American West. They are are an important part of...
Petition - Orcas and Dolphins Do Not Belong in Captivity!
Animals  (tags: orcas and dolphins, animals in captivity, needless suffering, ethical treatment of animals, right to roam free, ocean wildlife, marine biodiversity, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection laws, responsibility )

Kalliope
- 3 hours ago - dolphinproject.com
The documentaries "Blackfish", "The Cove" and "Blood Dolphin$" show that keeping dolphins and orcas in captivity is unethical and cruel. Ripping them from their families that they would normally grow up with, depriving them of the freedom of the open...
Make Key Changes to the International Wildlife Conservation Council ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, wildlife, protection, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - ifaw.org
Trophy hunting is an outdated practice that few partake in or even approve of. A recent nationwide poll found that 87% of Americans donâEUR(TM)t support trophy hunting of endangered, rare and imperiled species.
Help Animals Found Injured, Pacing, and Self-Biting at Waccatee Zoo ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - peta.org
Speak up today and urge Waccatee Zoo to retire all the animals to reputable sanctuaries.
Government Drafts Bill Increasing Animal Abuse Sentencing
Animals  (tags: Animal welfare, act, Brexit, good news, animal legislation, U.K. )

Scooby
- 6 hours ago - m.meatinfo.co.uk
The government is remaining committed to its animal welfare pledge by publishing the draft bill Animal Welfare (Sentencing and Recognition of Sentience)
Tell Mattel That Barbie Shouldn't Be a Dog Breeder ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection, pets )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - support.peta.org
Barbie has long been fur-free and an animal advocate, but Mattel has taken a turn for the worse and is now selling a breeder Barbie. This doll, which comes with a pregnant toy dog and three pups, sends the damaging message that bringing more dogs
Discover Holidays: Stop Supporting the Dying Dog-Sledding Industry ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, suffering, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - support.peta.org
Discover Holidays offers dog-sledding excursions in Canada and Alaska, even though the company knows that the Iditarod has caused the deaths of more than 150 dogsâEUR"and countless more have died while chained or have been killed because they were
Bravo! A Non-Animal Testing Lab Has Just Opened Up in China
Animals  (tags: animal testing, Animal Cruelty, needless suffering, alternative methods, Animal welfare act, prevention of further mistreatment, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 2 hours ago - ladyfreethinker.org
One province in China is taking steps to help animals by opening a lab that doesn't test on them. The regulatory organization for food, drugs, and cosmetics produced in China's Zhejiang province, the Zhejiang Institute for Food and Drug Control (ZJIFDC),
The True Story of Machli, the World's Most Famous Tiger
Animals  (tags: Tiger, machli, tigress, video, famous, India, animals )

Scooby
- 6 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
n her 19 years, Machli attacked crocodiles, defended cubs from males, and managed to survive for years with one eye
Take Action: Tell Spyder to Ditch Fox Fur ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - support.peta.org
Every year, fur farmers use the cheapest killing methods available, including neck-breaking, suffocation, poisoning, and genital electrocution. Workers hang animals by their legs or tails, stomp on their necks if they struggle, and peel their skin
Call on Your Representative to Defend Marine Mammals and Birds ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, protection, environment, habitat )

Cher
- 3 hours ago - awionline.org
Your representative needs to hear that you value marine mammals and birds and that Congress should do more to protect them and their habitat. Please ask your representative to oppose bringing H.R. 4239, the SECURE American Energy Act,
Wild Orangutan Steals Csmera and Takes Expert Selfies
Animals  (tags: animals )

Elaine
- 1 hour ago - thedodo.com
intelligent beings indeed
   

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. ANA MARIJA R   10 notes,
  100% popular

2. Sabrrrina W   9 notes,
  100% popular

3. Robert W   6 notes,
  100% popular

4. Dee C   6 notes,
  100% popular

5. Sharry B   5 notes,
  100% popular

6. Carole K   59 notes,
  97% popular

7. Ingrid A   8 notes,
  88% popular

8. Margaret Goodman   14 notes,
  86% popular

9. SuSanne P   7 notes,
  86% popular

10. Peggy B   33 notes,
  85% 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 502
Colleen L 343
Darren W 226
Peggy B 172
Ed Site Issues V 170

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.

New to Care2? Start Here.