START A PETITION 27,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Animals

Petition: Sheriff Nick Finch Of Liberty County! Giving Abused And Mistreated Dogs Back To Their Owner Is Unacceptable! | Petitio
Animals  (tags: Sheriff Nick Finch, Liberty County, abused, neglected dog, back to owner, dogfighter, Unacceptable, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, pets, protection, law, rescued, ethics, suffering )

Susanne
- 28 minutes ago - petitionhub.org
Please support this petition and together we will send a message to the Liberty County Sheriff, Nick Finch. He is planning on giving a convicted dog fighter his abused and mistreated dogs back because no rescue has offered to take them.
Petition: Stop Annual Tradition of Hanging Live Bull From a Tree in China! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: Guangxi Zhuang region, southern China, bull, hanging, tree, bring luck and bumper harvest, abuse, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, protection, killing, cruelty, crime )

Susanne
- 37 minutes ago - yousignanimals.org
The Dong people located in Guangxi Zhuang region, southern China, hang a live bull from a tree as a part of a 400-year-old tradition which is supposed to bring luck and bumper harvest, as well as peace and prosperity...
Petition: 450 Dogs to Be Evicted on Christmas Day - Massive International Protest
Animals  (tags: dogs, christmas, evicted, mercy, crime, protest, serbia, serbian animals, animalwelfare, animalrights, protection, pets, ethics, animaladvocates )

Susanne
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sasha Pesic runs an absolutely breathtaking cage-free dog sanctuary in Serbia. The dogs eat, play, run and sleep together peacefully. People come from far away countries just to visit this unique place.... Come on - 600 signaturs are still needed!!!!
We Spend $60 Billion a Year on Our Pets--Give a Gift to Wildlife This Holiday Season
Animals  (tags: charitable giivng, philanthropy, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - takepart.com
Here's a guide to groups working to save elephants, tigers, wolves, and other imperiled animals around the world.
Captive Orangutan Has Human Right to Freedom, Argentine Court Rules
Animals  (tags: orangutans, freedom, argentine zoo, court, ruling, samctuary, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, environment, ethics, goodnews, humans, protection, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
An orangutan held in an Argentine zoo can be freed and transferred to a sanctuary after a court recognized the ape as a "non-human person" unlawfully deprived of its freedom, local media reported on Sunday.
Save Unique Horned Lizard From Extinction in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: US, Reptiles, Texas Horned Lizard, State Endangered Species, Extinction, Protection, Law, Conservation, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 2 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Urge the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to officially protect the 'Texas Horned Lizard' by listing it as a state endangered species, in order to save this incredible spiny reptile in the US from extinction and for it to thrive in the future.
STOP USING THE MOST CRUEL AND INHUMANE WAY OF TREATING STRAY DOGS IN BOR,EASTERN SERBIA
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

Sara
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stop the inhumane and brutal rounding up and torture of the street dogs by the dog catchers in the streets of Bor. This is done with the most barbaric way possible and many dogs die before they even reach the dogs' aslyum.
SEE IT: Los Angeles Dog Rescuer Reunites With Husky Pulled From Trash Pile Near Death, Finds Thriving, Grateful Pet
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, GoodNews, humans, pets, protection, rescued, society, suffering )

Frank
- 3 hours ago - nydailynews.com
A touching video shows the gratitude one rescued dog shows Eldad Hagar of the non-profit Hope for Paws 10 months after he found 'Miley' near death in November 2013. Hagar nursed 'Miley' back to health and found a good home for the Husky.
Save African Giraffes From Extinction
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalcruelty, crime, death, endangered, extinction, killing, protection )

Ainga
- 6 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Recover the African Giraffe population by creating stronger restrictions on poaching in Tanzania.
Bears Locked in Tiny Cages Their ENTIRE Lives So Their Bile Can Be Harvested for Asian Medicines - and the Australian Fighting t
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, animalrights, animalwelfare, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, protection )

Annamaria
- 6 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
At least 20,000 bears are estimated to be trapped in bear bile facilities across Vietnam, Korea, China, Laos and Myanmar The bile is extracted through regular, painful procedures Meanwhile, the mammals spend their entire lives in cages
Urgent Need of Ongoing Treatment
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, dogs, pets, rescued, animals, society, protection, ethics, animalrights, animaladvocates )

Nicole
- 16 hours ago - youcaring.com
Helping animals in need of long term medical treatment
For Leopards in Iran and Iraq, Land Mines Are a Surprising Refuge
Animals  (tags: leopards, iran, iraq, Land Mines, refuge, persian leopards, animalrights, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, protection, society, wildanimals )

Lone
- 21 hours ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Land mines keep people out of the Persian leopard's last habitats, creating a conundrum�removing the hazards leaves the cats more vulnerable.
10 Animal Rights Victories of 2014
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, GoodNews, protection, rescued, wildanimals, wildlife )

Linda
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
Animal lovers everywhere will agree we're taking steps in the right direction
Owner of Dog Killed By Cop Sues Salt Lake City PD for $1.5 Million
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, dogs, ethics, pets, protection )

Mike
- 1 day ago - fox13now.com
A dog was shot and killed by Salt Lake City police in June of this year, and now the dog's owner says he is suing the police department for $1.5 million in damages. Sean Kendall said police violated his Fourth Amendment rights when they shot his dog
   

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. charles mclachlan   74 notes,
  100% popular

2. Autumn S.   12 notes,
  100% popular

3. Cindy Miars   5 notes,
  100% popular

4. Carole K.   111 notes,
  98% popular

5. Nils Anders Lunde   18 notes,
  89% popular

6. iveta cer   8 notes,
  88% popular

7. Kathy B.   15 notes,
  87% popular

8. Betty G.   85 notes,
  86% popular

9. Arielle S.   7 notes,
  86% popular

10. john pierce   101 notes,
  84% 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
Slava R. 1160
Natasha Salgado 586
AniMae Chi 474
Ana MESNER 426
Nancy W. 384

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.