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DON'T LET TIGER TRUCK STOP OWNER PUT ANOTHER TIGER IN A CAGE
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, endangered, abuse, suffering )

Anne No F
- 1 day ago - change.org
Tiger Tony was euthanized recently at age 17. He was the center of years' legal battles between animal rights activists and a Louisiana truck stop owner, but the Michael Sandlin, owner of truck stop, desires to get another tiger
Petition - Protect Rare Shellfish From Extinction
Animals  (tags: shellfish, rare animals, Extinct Species, marine biodiversity, prevention of wildlife loss, Animal welfare act, prevention from dying out, stronger protection laws )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Protect unique shellfish from extinction by adding it to the endangered species list. A rare shellfish is facing extinction due to harvesting and importing. Known as the Chambered Nautilus, this shellfish is prized for its spiral shell.
Petition - Save Madagascar's Fragile Ecosystems From Invasive Species
Animals  (tags: fragile ecosystem, Invasive Species, flora and fauna, asian toads, prevention of wildlife damages, Animal welfare act, species at risk, Extinct Species, stronger protection, unique wildlife )

Kalliope
- 16 hours ago - forcechange.com
Eradicate a dangerous invasive toad that threatens Madagascar's native species. Approximately 70 percent of Madagascar's plant and animal species are found nowhere else on earth. Many of these species are now threatened by a toxic invader: the asian toad.
Take Action to Save Fur Farm Ban in Bosnia & Herzegovina
Animals  (tags: Bosnia & Herzegovina, Europe, fur farming ban, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, death, ethics, humans, killed, law, protection, suffering, sadness, PETITIONS )

Desanka
- 1 day ago - love-is-an-animal.blogspot.rs
The Bosnian government voted for a postponement of the fur farming ban that was to prohibit fur farming in 2018. The controversial amendment would delay the ban for another 10 years. Ask B&H to be a positive example by banning fur farming next year.
Petition - Tell Your Governor: Fight the Extinction Crisis
Animals  (tags: extinction crisis, extinct animals, prevention from dying out, wildlife loss, fragile ecosystem, Wildlife conservation, preserving species, animal welfare and rights, ethical treatment of animals, Respect for animals, responsible behaviour, protection )

Kalliope
- 22 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
America is facing an extinction crisis. Monarch butterflies alone have declined 95 percent in the last two decades, due to habitat loss and increased use of herbicides. To truly counter this loss, and to revitalize these magical creatures, we need to...
Protect Amazon Wildlife - Sign the Selfie Code
Animals  (tags: wildlie selfie code, Amazon wildlife, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, cruelty, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Don't be part of this ugly picture. Sign our Wildlife Selfie Code, and commit to cruelty-free selfies.
A Family Decided To Get A Friend For Their Blind Dog. But They Never Expected THIS To Happen.
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets, GoodNews, goodnews )

Katka
- 1 day ago - pawmygosh.com
This heartwarming friendship shows the personalities and feelings that dogs can have for one another. Many thanks to their owners for sharing such a great story.
Blood and Beauty on a Texas Exotic-Game Ranch
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalwelfare, death )

Phyllis
- 14 hours ago - msn.com
Himalayan tahrs, wild goats with a bushy lion-style mane, are far cheaper. The trophy fee, or kill fee, to shoot one is $7,500. An Arabian oryx is $9,500; a sitatunga antelope, $12,000; and a black wildebeest, $15,000.
ACTU Animaux - SOS Euthanasia : Olive, Spatule, FéLix Etc. : 14 Kittens at Risk- Click 5 Times Daily to Save Them By Oct.29 !
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 1 day ago - actuanimaux.com
Click the red button 5 times every day to save these kittens! Please click for ALL the other animals- scroll down the far left side of the page to the list of animals, then click each animal's photo- click their red button 5 times- for every animal.
Petition - Let's Band Together for the Birds!
Animals  (tags: birds, migratory bird conservation act, Endangered Species, biodiversity wildlife, threats to migrant birds, animalwelfare, prevention of wildlife loss, Habitat preservation, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 13 hours ago - eacmarin.salsalabs.org
Marin County is located along the Pacific Flyway, where over 54 percent of all North American birds have been sighted and recorded. Birds are relatively easy to observe and are indicators of habitat quality - think canary in the coal mine, and I am...
ACTU Animaux - Gina, Abandoned Kitten With Megacolon- 5 Clicks Every Day to Help Her!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 11 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
Click the red button 5 times, every day! Please click for ALL the other animals too. Scroll down the far left side of the page to the list of animals. Click on each animal's photo, then click their red button 5 times- for every animal, every day.
Huskies Rescued From Aleppo Zoo Get First Dog Bed In Canada - The Dodo
Animals  (tags: The Cat Man of Aleppo, Aleppo zoo, animals, dogs, GoodNews, goodnews )

Katka
- 1 day ago - thedodo.com
Two husky mixes who managed to survive a brutal war just flew across an ocean to find new lives in forever homes, thanks to so many people who helped them.
Here's Everything You Need to Know About Wombats to Celebrate Wombat Day
Animals  (tags: animals, wildanimals, wildlife, wombats )

Katka
- 1 day ago - mashable.com
In celebration of this under-appreciated Aussie legend, here's all the wombat trivia you will ever need. Wombats live in south-east Australia, including Tasmania, with a few hanging out in Queensland. They are a protected species Down Under.
Petition- Puppy Allegedly Beaten and Dragged Down Driveway Deserves Justice
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal torture, puppy cruelty, huge suffering, justice for animals, animalrights, prosecution, harsher penalties for animal cruelty, punishment for animal abusers, stronger protection, Respect for animals )

Kalliope
- 42 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Demand that the man who allegedly beat a puppy and dragged him down a driveway receive the maximum penalty by law. A puppy was allegedly beaten with a stick and dragged down a driveway in a shocking case of animal cruelty.
Petition - Don't Let Shelters Kill Pets Without a Waiting Period
Animals  (tags: shelter animals, adoptable animals, killing shelter, waiting times, animal welfare and rights, prevention of killing healthy animals, chance of surviving, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 38 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Stop euthanizing healthy surrendered animals without any waiting period. Two young, healthy dogs were unnecessarily put down a mere three hours after they arrived at the Aiken County Animal Shelter in South Carolina.
Petition - Shut Down Fur Farm That Allegedly Kills Protected Wolves
Animals  (tags: Fur Farms, Petting Zoos, protected species, needless killings, prevention of killing healthy animals, inadequate living conditions, exploitation of animals, animal welfare and rights, ethical treatment of animals, retirement, sanctuaries, stronger protect )

Kalliope
- 32 minutes ago - forcechange.com
Close down Fur-Ever Wild in Minnesota, a 'petting zoo' that allegedly kills wolves for their fur illegally. According to animal rights advocates, animals such as cougars, bobcats, lynx, foxes and gray wolves live in inadequate conditions at Fur-Ever-Wild
   

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