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Petition: Cop Murders Dog, Police Cover Up Exposed - Demand Justice
Animals  (tags: police shoot dog, needless killings, punishment for police officers, harsh penalties for animal killers, justice for animals, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of further killings, sadness )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
On January 16, 2018 at approximately 8:41 pm, three Benson County police officers responded to an animal complaint at the home of Clayton Police Captain James "Richie" Herring. Herring had fatally shot his neighbor's dog, a majestic and gentle...
Petition: IT'S TIME TO END TROPHY HUNTING. This Petition Is Directed Towards the Iconic Species of Africa Who Are of Extreme Val
Animals  (tags: trophy hunting, canned hunting, hunting ban, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of wildlife loss, prevention of further exploitation, needless killings, stronger protection, compassion, Wildlife conservation, Habitat preservation )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
HUNTING IS NOT A SPORT. IN A SPORT, BOTH SIDES SHOULD KNOW THEY'RE IN THE GAME "GOD SAYS WE HAVE DOMINION OVER THE ANIMALS. THAT MEANS WE CAN DO WHAT WE CHOOSE WITH THEM. IT IS MY DIVINE RIGHT TO SHOOT THIS ELEPHANT. This was quoted by PHILIP GLASS,...
Petition - Praise Norway for Banning Fur Farming
Animals  (tags: norway fur farms, fur farm ban, needless killings, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of further exploitation, prevention of cruelty to animals, deplorable living conditions, huge suffering, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Praise Norway for announcing its plans to shut down all fur farms by 2025. Norway has announced that it will shut down all fur farms by 2025. This is fantastic news considering Norway is home to nearly 250 farms which kill 700,000 minks and...
Petition - Save the Grey-Headed Flying Foxes of Australia
Animals  (tags: australia, flying foxes, needless killings, Animal Cruelty, suffering, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of further killings, prevention of wildlife loss, Wildlife conservation, Habitat preservation, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 21 hours ago - change.org
Grey-headed flying-fox and despite being federally listed as vulnerable to extinction, Greys and two other unlisted flying-fox species are still being legally shot under permit in two Australian states. Shooting bats was declared an act of cruely in...
Petition - Punish Boys Who Allegedly Killed a Half Million Bees
Animals  (tags: bees, killings, Destruction of habitat, vandasilm, justice for animals, maximum penalties, prevention act, animal rights, animal welfare laws, environmental damage, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Demand that the boys who allegedly destroyed 50 beehives, killing a half million bees, receive the maximum penalty by law. A half million bees died after their hives were allegedly destroyed in a violent act of vandalism. The hives belonged to a small...
PETITION -- Help Us Save Our Orcas Stop Polluting Our Sensitive Ecosystems From Urdan Run-Off
Animals  (tags: orcas, po, utingecosystems, urban run-off, raw sewage, beached, creeks, AnimalWelfare, animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - change.org
Stop polluting our sensitive ecosystems by Dumping Raw Sewage and Contaminants; onto our Beaches, into Creeks, the Gorge Waterway / Victoria Harbour Watershed or any body of water.
Keep Canada Wild ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, Canada, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, forests, ecosystems, wildlife )

Cher
- 12 hours ago - keepcanadawild.com
Canada has committed to protecting at least 17% of our land and freshwater by 2020, and science shows we need to protect at least half to effectively safeguard our ecosystems. With only 10.6% of our land and freshwater protected, we have a long way to go
Petition - Protect Sharks and Rays in Hawaiian Waters
Animals  (tags: Hawaiian waters, Marine Mammal Protection Act, Sharks and Rays, marine biodiversity, ocean ecosystems, prevention of wildlife loss, healthy ocean systems, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, exploitation )

Kalliope
- 21 hours ago - change.org
Please join the ocean advocates at One Ocean Diving and Keiko Conservation in conserving Hawaii's vital marine predators by signing this petition in support of bill SB2079 relating to shark and ray protection in the state of Hawaii.
Petition Update · Nosey the Elephant Is FREE!!!! · Change.Org
Animals  (tags: animal rights, animal welfare, elephants, GoodNews )

Nita
- 19 hours ago - change.org
This morning we are ecstatic to share the amazing news that a judge in Lawrence County, Alabama has ruled in Nosey's favor. She will remain in sanctuary and never again need to know the pain and suffering of circus life!
Donkeys Shouldn't Have To Die For This 'Medicine' - The Animal Rescue Site
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, protection, suffering )

Heidi
- 22 hours ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
Sign this petition to tell the Chinese government to ban the slaughter and export of donkeys for their skins.
Hundreds of Lab Monkeys Killed for Growing Too Large?
Animals  (tags: Lab Monkeys, killed, vivisection, animalcruelty, slaughter, suffering, endangered, protection )

Barb
- 14 hours ago - care2.com
An undercover investigation conducted by the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) has uncovered the senseless slaughter of hundreds of monkeys at the Noveprim primate breeding farm in Mauritius.
Protect Endangered Whales From Seismic Surveys ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, whales, wildlife, protection, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, wildanimals )

Cher
- 12 hours ago - secure.wcs.org
The North Atlantic right whale is already one of the most endangered whales on the planet. There are only 500 of them left, and with 17 unusual deaths recorded in 2017, scientists believe their numbers are declining. Now, a dangerous bill known
Ban the Sale of Animal Fur in the UK.
Animals  (tags: Fur, United Kingdom, animal cruelty, petition, MPs )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - petition.parliament.uk
Please sign
Sign : Ensure Maximum Punishment for Scotland's Animal Abusers
Animals  (tags: abusers, Scotland, animals, punishment )

Katie
- 17 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Send a strong message against animal cruelty by properly penalizing the guilty.
Sign : Praise Norway for Banning Fur Farming
Animals  (tags: fur farming, cruelty, Norway, ban )

Katie
- 16 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Praise Norway for announcing its plans to shut down all fur farms by 2025.
Norway Set to Ban All Fur Farming
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, conservation, ethics, GoodNews, pets, protection, society, fur farming, Norway )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
The Norwegian government has just passed a total ban on all fur farming. The legislation, which was announced by the Norwegian Animal Rights Organization (NOAH) on last week, will make it illegal for the countryâEUR(TM)s 340 fur farms to continue business..
Petition - Over 100 Animals Kept Outside in Freezing Cold Deserve Justice
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, freezing temperatures, left outside, rescued animals, animal rights, justice for animals, harsh penalties, prevention of cruelty to animals, prevention of further mistreatment, accountability, stronger protection, compassion )

Kalliope
- 15 hours ago - forcechange.com
Ensure the man who allegedly abused more than 100 animals and left them living in squalor in the freezing cold face the full sentence for his crime. More than 100 animals were rescued from a home in Exeter, Rhode Island, where they were reportedly...
URGENCE : INTERDIRE La TIENTA Et La NOVILLADA ILLEGALES à MAGESCQ Le 4 FéVrier 2018
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, wildanimals, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, killed, killing, law, investigation, protection, habitat, h )

Patricia
- 6 hours ago - mesopinions.com
Le 4 février, date d'ouverture de la saison 2018 des corridas en France par des "spectacles" ILLICITES à MAGESCQ, est dans précisément 15 jours. Il y a donc URGENCE à faire interdire des spectacles, illégaux dans cette localité.
Petition: Ask Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy To Bring H.Res.401 And H.R.1406 To The Floor
Animals  (tags: dog and cat meat trade, dog and cat meat consumption, animal rights, animal welfare laws, banning, prevention of further killings, prevention of cruelty to animals, stronger protection, ethical treatment of animals )

Kalliope
- 36 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
We the people respectfully ask that you please bring Congressman Alcee Hastings H.Res.401 and H.R.1406 to the floor for a vote. (DOG AND CAT MEAT TRADE)
Petition: The 6 Thuringian Wolf Dog Hybrids (Wolf Hybrids) Must Not Die!
Animals  (tags: wolf-hybrid, needless killings, animal rights, animal welfare laws, sanctuaries, prevention of killing healthy animals, prevention of cruelty to animals, right to live, stronger protection, ethical treatment of animals, compassion for animals )

Kalliope
- 22 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
In the spring of 2017, the wild she-wolf, who has lived in the military training ground at Ohrdruf in Thuringia for a good three years, received 6 black puppys. So it was clear that the father is a dog, which was genetically confirmed.
MORE CASES OF ATROCITY AGAINST DOGS IN CANARY ISLANDS:STOP CRUELTY, CLAIM FOR JUSTICE
Animals  (tags: abuse, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, cruelty, death, crime, protection, suffering )

Jovita
- 2 hours ago - canarias7.es
It is not the1 case involving many dogs, mainly hounddogs& hunters. Always the same story: no one in jail , none pays, but dogs , the victims, pay with their lifes & suffering. Please submit comment at the botton of the page and share. this dog died
Petition: The Town of Independence Iowa Is Battling Our Family in Court Demanding We Put Our Family Dog to Sleep., Independence,
Animals  (tags: Family Dog, euthanization, needless death, animal rights, animal welfare laws, prevention of killings, prevention of cruelty to animals, compassion for animals, stronger protection, Responsible Dog Ownership, sadness )

Kalliope
- 13 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
He is a 3 year old pure bread lab. Loves kids and all people in general. My wife even has a in home day care that Zeus is there during hours of care. The city is claiming he bit someone and when court came the supposed person that was bit never showed...
Pigeon Named Mary Which Was Wounded By Shrapnel Delivering Secret Messages During WW2 Becomes the First Animal Awarded a Blue Pl
Animals  (tags: Pigeon, carrier, Mary, ww11, plaque, hero )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
For more than 150 years blue plaques have celebrated notable people and the buildings in which they lived
   

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