START A PETITION34,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.


Do You Agree With the NSW Govt's Decision to Ban Greyhound Racing? POLL - Please Vote!!
Animals  (tags: Greyhound racing ban, animal cruelty, NSW Australia, POLL )

- 1 day ago -
GREYHOUND racing will be illegal in NSW from July 1 2017 PLEASE vote in this poll!
Culpeper Mom, Daughter Petition Against Cat Dissection PETITION
Animals  (tags: Culpeper, mom-daughter petition, school, against cat dissection )

- 1 day ago -
16 yr old Brynnan Grimes appalled on learning she would have to skin a cat for anatomy. Her Mom e-mailed school asking why. Receiving no response she set up a petition on ur-children-to-skin-cats
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Killing of Endangered Wolf Pack in Washington State
Animals  (tags: wolves, wolves slaughtered, animal welfare, endangered )

- 18 hours ago -
Please help prevent the needless and unnecessary killing of an endangered grey wolf pack in Washington state.
Shut Down Zoo Abusing Lion Cubs
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, lions, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, protection )

- 1 day ago -
Lion and Safari Park in South Africa allows people to pet the lion cubs. Lions in this situation are often sold to canned hunting facilities when they are older. These lions need to go to a sanctuary where they can live in peace.
Animals  (tags: tigers, protection, animals, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animaladvocates )

- 5 hours ago -
The Denver aquarium is home to Marah, Besar, Heran and Jalan -- 4 endangered Sumatran tigers which are kept in a very small enclosure.
Meet Allkauren Koi: ArgentinaâEUR(TM)s Newest Flying Reptile | Paleontology | Sci-News.Com
Animals  (tags: animals, extinct, pterosaur, new species )

- 16 hours ago -
170-million-year-old fossilized remains discovered in Patagonia, Argentina, have been identified as a new genus and species of pterosaur.
Petition: China: Buffalo Tied to a Pole and Slashed With Knives By Peasants for Good Fortune!
Animals  (tags: abuse, suffering, torture, China, China's Animal Cruelty, death )

Mary Ann
- 2 hours ago -
A new low for the human species! We must stop these atrocities immediately!
Controversial Shark Dives May Be Banned in Federal Waters
Animals  (tags: Shark Dives )

- 16 hours ago -
When people feed sharks, it can change their behavior and cause them to start associating people with food," said Ryan Brown, spokesman for Nelson.
Fossil of Previously Unknown Small-Bodied Pterosaur Found in Canada | Paleontology | Sci-News.Com
Animals  (tags: animals, extinct, Plerosaur )

- 15 hours ago -
Paleontologists say they've discovered the fossilized remains of a small-bodied pterosaur, a prehistoric flying reptile, which lived roughly 77 million years ago (Late Cretaceous epoch) and had a wingspan of 5 feet (1.5 m).
Praise Ban on Cruel Bullhooks PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
Thank California for banning the bullhooks, cruel and painful elephant training tools.
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

- 59 minutes ago -
According to the New York Times, Happy was captured as a baby, likely from Thailand, in the early 1970s, along with six other calves, possibly from the same herd. The seven elephants, named for Snow WhiteâEUR(TM)s seven dwarfs, were shipped to the
Tell Washington Governor to STOP Killing the Profanity Peak Wolf Pack ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, killing, protection )

- 45 minutes ago -
Six wolves have been killed so far in this pack on behalf of rancher Len McIrvin.
TAKE ACTION: Outlaw Puppy Mills in Nebraska
Animals  (tags: breeding dogs, commercial breeding, puppy mills )

- 1 hour ago -
Commercial breeding facilities are not needed. There are thousands of dogs being killed every week at the animal shelters because there's no homes for them. The dogs in the puppy mills are not taken care of they are neglected and only used for breeding
California Must Ban Captive Orca Breeding and Export PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
Finalize the ban on breeding and export of captive orcas.
Applaud Groundbreaking New Anti-Poaching Measures PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 1 hour ago -
Praise aggressive new measures to save rhinos from extinction due to poaching.
California Says Bye-Bye to Bullhooks
Animals  (tags: california, bullhooked, elephants, circus, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, endangered, humans, wildanimals )

- 1 hour ago -
The only way to get a multiton elephant to perform the ridiculously contrived and unnatural tricks you see in the circus, or to be conditioned to walk in circles to provide rides at county fairs and roadside amusements, is through the constant threat

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. Carole K.   127 notes,
  100% popular

2. Andrew White   8 notes,
  100% popular

3. James W.   6 notes,
  100% popular

4. Frances Darcy   5 notes,
  100% popular

5. Rita S.   109 notes,
  95% popular

6. Billy J.   115 notes,
  95% popular

7. Jojo M.   112 notes,
  95% popular

8. Dawn M.   54 notes,
  94% popular

9. ROBERTO M.   30 notes,
  93% popular

10. Mary T.   141 notes,
  91% 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
Nyack Clancy 1556
Animae C. 1206
natasha AwayuntilThurs 445
Ed Site Issues V. 295
BarbSite Issues V. 283

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 or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.