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Save and Protect Turkey's Aras River Bird Paradise.
Animals  (tags: bird, sadness, habitat )

Suheyla
- 1 day ago - change.org
More bird species (252) have been recorded at the Aras River wetlands, Eastern Turkey's richest wetland for birds, than at Turkey's biggest Lake Van that is nearly 400 times larger.
Petition: New Mexico: Ban Wildlife Killing Contests
Animals  (tags: New Mexico, killing contests )

Slava
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Earlier this month wildlife advocates won a historic victory when California became the first state in the nation to ban wildlife killing contests. Now ten conservation organizations have turned their attention to New Mexico in hopes of making it the next
Harsher Penalties for Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: harsher, penalties, animal welfare, petition )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
The law is failing to adequately protect animals/pets and ensure that the punishment administered to those responsible for acts of cruelty towards them fits the crime.
Petition: Help Save the Largest Temperate Woodland in the World and the Animals and Birds That Live There
Animals  (tags: Australian government, woodland habitat, Habitat Destruction )

Slava
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
A proposal to turn 500,000 hectares of Australia's largest temperate woodland into farmland would see the destruction of millions of trees and destroy the habitat of countless animals and birds. The Great Western Woodlands spans 16 million hectares in s
Stop the Taiji Drive Hunt!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates )

Elaine
- 16 hours ago - change.org
annual capture and or slaughter of dolphins and small whales in inhumane and must be stopped! please sign!
Petition: Save the Hainan Gibbon
Animals  (tags: hainan gibbon, Hainan Island, critically endangered species )

Slava
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Hainan gibbon is critically endangered species of gibbon found only on Hainan Island, China. In the 1950s, more than 2,000 gibbons were found over the entirety of Hainan Island. The most recent count found 22 Hainan gibbons split between two families,
Petition: Demand Immediate Action for the Animals at The Surabaya Zoo in Indoniesia.
Animals  (tags: Indonesian Government, animals in captivity, zoo cruelty )

Slava
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Surabaya Zoo is Indonesia's largest zoo, but it's not what you would picture when you think of a modern zoo. In fact, the horrors visitors view inside make it quite literally a living nightmare. The animals at this zoo suffer from extreme lack of even
Clean Up Oil Spill in Dolphin Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: environment, animals, protection, dolphins )

Heidi
- 11 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Professionally clean up harmful oil spill in endangered dolphins' habitat
URGENT! BRUNSWICK, GA MUST BE ADOPTED BY WED, DEC. 24TH AT 4 PM
Animals  (tags: URGENT )


- 1 day ago - facebook.com
GEORGE IS GOING TO BE KILLED ON CHRISTMAS DAY IF NO ONE SAVES HIM!
Petition: Tell Chris Christie to Ban Puppy Mills!
Animals  (tags: New Jersey, puppy mills, puppy mill bill, Gov Christie )

Slava
- 12 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie will soon decide whether to pass a bill into law that would prevent irresponsible breeders (puppy mills) from selling pets in the state. Recently, both houses of the New Jersey legislature passed the Pet Purchase Act una
Nanny Dog or Not? The Real Story of Pit Bulls and the Term Nanny Dog
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, dogs, protection )

Mike
- 1 day ago - examiner.com
We have hundreds upon hundreds of photographic images from that time featuring children with their beloved pet pitbulls and other bully breeds. This point is made valid by the fact that photographic technology was in its infantry during the 1900s.
Surrendered Dog Heartbroken and in Danger of Being Put Down
Animals  (tags: surrendered dog )


- 1 day ago - examiner.com
The dog, named "Cookie," has not been adopted or rescued during her days at the facility, and she is quickly running out of time.
Protect Endangered Ringed Seals From Big Oil's Deal With Republicans
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, oil drilling, Artict, seals, Congress action, GOP Senate, Speaker of the House John Boehner )

Lidia
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
The ringed seals are the smallest seal found in the Arctic. The species is known for their soulful eyes, the pups for their fluffy white coats. Unfortunately this species is endangered, thanks to habitat destruction and overfishing. A federal proposal wil
New Tax Break for Dog Racing Must Be Stopped!
Animals  (tags: abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, dogs, death, ethics, law, protection, suffering, greyhound killing industry )

Lidia
- 1 day ago - grey2kusa.good.do
the tax rate on race wagering will be reduced by 60% and millions of extra dollars will flow to the greyhound racing industry to promote its deadly activity. The cost to the community: almost $100 million in lost tax revenue every year! This plan would
Starbucks' Grande Animal Rights Move
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, animalwelfare, ethics, society )

Dan
- 17 hours ago - goo.gl
The Humane Society of the United States, which worked with Starbucks to develop the new policy, hailed the move as a game changer. "Starbucks animal welfare policy will have a major impact improving..." Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Meet "Chip" He Has Suffered Some of the Cruelist Torture That I'Ve Seen
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, sadness )


- 10 hours ago - facebook.com
Julie Bird Marecki picked this puppy up from the side of the road... She knew he was injured and wanted to help him but the vet report revealed even more disturbing news than she imagined, far more that what meets the eye...
Indiana Dog Gets Gift of Life ~ " Bela "
Animals  (tags: animals, dog, Bela, will, Aurora Ind )

Stephen
- 8 hours ago - toledoblade.com
AURORA, Ind. -- An Indiana dog that was facing a possible death sentence via his late owner's will has received the greatest Christmas gift of all -- life.
Stop Killing Stray Dogs in Nepal !!!
Animals  (tags: stray dogs, recued, anim, al welfare, dogs )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Because we worship them in Tihar and they are our best friend !!!
Urge BCBG Max Azria to Ditch Angora and Fur
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, tortured animals )


- 10 hours ago - peta.org
Fashion company BCBG Max Azria refuses to stop selling angora and fur despite knowing that many animals used in these vile industries are stripped of their fur and skins while they are still fully conscious
Hero Monkey Spends 20 Minutes Resuscitating His Friend After He Is Knocked Out By Electric Rails... and SAVES Him Before Train P
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, goodnews )

Annamaria
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A monkey turned life-saving hero after spending 20 minutes resuscitating his friend who had suffered an electric shock at an Indian railway station and was in danger of being run over by a train. Heartwarming Story!
TRIUMPH: Coffee Giant Starbucks Will Go Cage-Free
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, law, GoodNews )

Jean
- 12 hours ago - thedodo.com
As we approach the January 1st implementation date for California's Proposition 2 and A.B. 1437- two historic animal welfare laws that ban the production and sale of eggs from hens kept in extreme confinement - I'm elated to share the news of the decision
Animals Of The Sea Forced To Flee Their Homes Thanks To Humans
Animals  (tags: animals, endangered, habitat, protection, suffering )

Jean
- 12 hours ago - thedodo.com
Humans are dramatically impacting where aquatic animals call home. Both the fishing industry off the northeastern coast of the United States and human-made climate change are forcing animals to relocate, a recent study reports.
Israeli Buys 1,300 Monkeys, Saving Them From Harsh Fate
Animals  (tags: )


- 9 hours ago - ynetnews.com
After a 20 year struggle and $2 million, Mazor Farm, which breeds and exports monkeys for medical experiments, will be shut down.
12 Reasons You May Never Want To Eat Turkey Again
Animals  (tags: )


- 8 hours ago - freefromharm.org
Turkeys Form Deep Friendships And Emotional Bonds
Prayer ~ Secret Garden - YouTube   video
Animals  (tags: beautiful music, Secret Garden )

Slava
- 7 hours ago - youtube.com
Heavenly music
Video > Christmas Wolf Wish -- Silent Night   video
Animals  (tags: video, wildlife, wolves, freedom )

Susan
- 4 hours ago - youtu.be
Best Wishes for all during the Holiday Season. When I found this video, just had to share with all animal, wildlife, and wolf advocates.
Circus In Hot Water For Trying To Pass Puppies Off As Pandas
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, Italy, Circus, investigation, crime )

Jean
- 12 hours ago - thedodo.com
A traveling circus in northern Italy is facing possible charges for both animal cruelty and fraud after it was revealed that two small pandas being paraded before paying guests were actually puppies in disguise.
Dog Shot With Arrow Doing Well; Expected to Be Reunited With Owner
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty )


- 11 hours ago - wfmj.com
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio - It's been an emotional 24 hours for Gina Gasior of Youngstown
 

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