START A PETITION37,000,000 members: the world's largest community for good
New stories submitted by Care2 members.
Most Noted will be promoted to the Front Page.

Animals

Hannover Zoo: STOP Exploitation of Baby Elephants. NO Bullhooks, NO Circus Tricks!
Animals  (tags: wildlife, slaughter, suffering, wildanimals, protection, law, killing, sadness, society, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, environment, ethics, habitat )

Patricia
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
BY APPROVING THIS KIND OF TRAINING IN THE ZOO, WHERE THE ELEPHANTS HAVE TO PERFORM STUPID TRICKS FOR THE UNEDUCATED AND IGNORANT TOURISTS, YOU GIVE THE VERY WRONG MESSAGE
Greater Good,Choose Accountability Over Profit,End Inhumane Research
Animals  (tags: Farm animals, animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, suffering, slaughter, ethics, animalrights )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
Tell USDA, to end its cruel & deadly tratment of livestock to help meat producers turn a profit.Their attempts to improve agriculture have failed.Tell secrat.of Agriculture,end cruel experiments & hold meat animal research center account for inhumanepract
Rainforestrescue,Speak Out for Chiles Humboldt Penguins
Animals  (tags: Penguins, Chile, animalwelfare, suffering, habitat destruction protection, wildlife, animalrights )

Ruth
- 17 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
their breeding grounds off the north coast of Chile are in danger.A mining company is planning an industrial port in the area to ship iron ore.Chilean environmentalist are working for a protected area.They need your signature to make a home for the pengui
Man Accused of Sawing Off Live HorseâEUR(TM)s Leg Must Be Jailed - PETITION
Animals  (tags: horse, amputation of leg, jailed, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, protection )

Lone
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Seek jail time for the man who allegedly amputated his horseâEUR(TM)s leg with a saw.
Change.Org,Update,Urge Trump Keep Protections in Alaskas Refuges
Animals  (tags: Alaska, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, suffering, slaughter, wildlife, killing, conservation )

Ruth
- 16 hours ago - change.org
NEW PETITION,deadline May 1st..STOP the killing of Mother Bears & cubs in Alaska.I boycott tourist activities in the state of Alaska until the cruel code is amendedAccept this proposal for change & STOP THE MURDER OF MOTHER BEARS & CUBS
ACTU Animaux - Milky, Dog With Fractured Pelvis, Surgery April 25th- 5 Clicks Needed Every Day!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 16 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
5 clicks every day will fund surgery for this dog's painful injury! Please click for all the other animals too- scroll down the left side of the page, click on each animal, then click the red button 5 times, for every animal, every day!
DEADLINE MAY 1ST - Stop The Killing Of Mother Bears and Cubs In Alaska
Animals  (tags: protection, wildlife, killing, suffering )

Ruhee
- 16 hours ago - change.org
We can still protect mothers and cubs in Alaska, it is not too late! Please sign our new petition
Please Help With a Difference
Animals  (tags: Felix, cats, help, serbia, shelter, villiers, hunter, money, food, repairs, warmth, uk )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - facebook.com
You have always been great at supporting us, now its our turn to help you if you're in the UK. We have an opportunity to raise much needed funds for Cat Shelter Felix
Help Cats Protection (Glasgow Branch) to Stop Scotland's Feral Cat Slaughter
Animals  (tags: Cats, feral, Scotland, feral, U.K., cull, shoot, wild.cat, petition, animal welfare, traps )

Scooby
- 20 hours ago - change.org
We feel strongly and passionately that this template should be applied in this case. It is proven to work and is the ONLY ethical approach. Ian Ross as chairman of the SNH has the power to revoke this appalling license so please stand with us to make our
Change.Org Update,Urge Trump to Keep to Keep Protections in Alaskas Refuges
Animals  (tags: Bears, animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, protection, conservation, suffering, wildlife )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - change.org
Deadline May 1st,stop the killing of Mother bears & cubs in Alaska.Sign our new petition to amend Alaska Administrative code which allows for the taking of bear cubs & female bears with cubs. NEW PETITION
Release Lonely Circus Elephant to Accredited Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephant abuse, animalcruelty, circus, suffering, sadness, habitat, law )

Ainga
- 7 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Anna Louise is an African elephant that was stolen from the wild and is now trapped within the cruel world of the entertainment industry.
Petition · Send 3 Baby Tigers to Sanctuary - Not the Black Market · Change.Org
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, protection, suffering )

Heidi
- 5 hours ago - change.org
Send 3 baby tigers to sanctuary - not the black market
Applaud End to Elephant Rides at Renaissance Fair PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, protection )

Anna
- 2 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Praise decision to stop offering cruel elephant rides.
Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act Will Help Alleviate Animal Suffering In Canada
Animals  (tags: Canada, animal testing, cosmetics, Bill, animal welfare )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - m.huffpost.com
Monday is World Day for Laboratory Animals, and over the last few months, the media have helped to expose the terrible plight of lab animals in Canada
Petition · Governor of West Virginia: Keep Woman That Hung Her Dogs From a Tree Then Watched Them DIE Remain Incarcerated! · C
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, cruelty, death, dogs, suffering, sadness )

Heidi
- 5 hours ago - change.org
Keep Woman that hung her dogs from a tree then watched them DIE remain incarcerated!
Change.Org,Immediate Action to Be Taken on Behalf of Ely ,An Abused & Neglected Elephant
Animals  (tags: elephants, animalcruelty, abuse, sanctuary suffering, sadness )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - change.org
A total of 3 elephants have died at the San juan de Aragon Zoo .one dead ele with osteoarthritis is bad enough.Demand she be released to a sanctuary that can give her appropriate care
Stop the Animal Cruelty to Santorini Donkeys PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - secure.avaaz.org
The antiquated, open, animal cruelty occurring to the tourist donkeys of Santorini is unacceptable and needs to be stopped.
Change,Org,Wild Abundance,Please Spare 2 Innocent Sheep From Slaughter
Animals  (tags: sheep, animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, slaughter, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, protection )

Ruth
- 1 hour ago - change.org
backyard slaughtering classes!!!of 2 poor sheep.This sounds more like animal sacrifice!how is this cruelty not banned.It would be illegal in the uk.Sign to halt these classes which harm & kill animals,.Awful!
Free Elderly Elephant From Chains and Retire Him to a Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephant, animalcruelty, abuse, crime, habitat, law, sadness, suffering )

Ainga
- 7 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Gajraj is a 63-year-old elephant that was stolen from the wild when he was 12 years old and has been languishing in captivity ever since.
Save the Hibernating Bears and Wolves in Their Dens in Alaska PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - change.org
This has to do with the federal government making it legal for hunters to kill hibernating bears and their cubs in their dens and wolves with their pups in their dens in Alaska. It also includes helicopter hunting, bear baiting, and other cruel
After 20 Years in a South Korean Marine Park, 2 Dolphins Are Going Back to the Wild!
Animals  (tags: south Korea, marine park, dolphins, back to the wild, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, humans, wildlife )

Lone
- 18 hours ago - onegreenplanet.org
After being taken from the wild and then forced to perform meaningless tricks for people, Geumdeung and Daepo are now finally going back home. Wonderful news!
Family Reunited With Their Labrador Sammy FOUR YEARS After It Went Missing Into the Wild and Survived on Pineapples From Local F
Animals  (tags: Animals, sammy, dog, reunited, good news, dog )

Scooby
- 15 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
A family has been reunited with their long lost dog almost four years after she went missing âEUR" and vets believe she survived in the wild on a diet of pineapples scavenged from local farms
Ban Cruel and Deadly Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides
Animals  (tags: horses, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, death, law )

Ainga
- 7 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Ban horse-drawn carriages in Charleston, South Carolina.
Tell Yahoo! Japan to Stop Selling Elephant Ivory
Animals  (tags: wildlife, elephants, killing, slaughter, crime, ivory selling, law )

Ainga
- 7 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Stop the slaughter of AfricaâEUR(TM)s dwindling elephant populations by ending ivory sales.
Oneprotest,Protect Mothers & Cubs in Alaska, Petition Included,Alaska Wildlife Research Paper Regarding H.J.Res 69
Animals  (tags: wildlife, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, environment, protection, law, conservation, ethics )

Ruth
- 2 hours ago - oneprotest.org
An in depth report,The goal of this research paper is to clarify in Laymans terms the current state of affairs with regards to the wildlife laws in Alaska,the true impact to wildlife as a result of HJ Res 69 & what can be done to correct the situation
Stop the New Jersey Bear Hunt PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - change.org
Under the Public Trust Doctrine, New Jersey's black bears belong to all the people of New Jersey. Bears are held in trust by the State for the benefit of the public, and all members of the public have an equal interest in the health and welfare
Success: Taiwan Adds Stricter Laws on Dog Meat PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Taiwan has seen a change in the attitudes of people regarding the consumption of dog meat. While dog meat has been banned since 2001, the actual enforcement of this law has been poor. Recently, animal rights activists have been gaining ground
Save Everglades Dolphins From Mercury Poisoning PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Protect Florida Everglades bottlenose dolphins from further mercury poisoning and reduce the levels of mercury already found in the dolphins.
 

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. Andrew W   7 notes,
  100% popular

2. Carole K   132 notes,
  99% popular

3. Joan W   103 notes,
  97% popular

4. Betty G   80 notes,
  94% popular

5. peitse w   13 notes,
  92% popular

6. Billy J   100 notes,
  90% popular

7. JiYoung C   10 notes,
  90% popular

8. Jessica Harvey   104 notes,
  89% popular

9. Wanda S   103 notes,
  89% popular

10. AL Lim   8 notes,
  88% 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
Animae C 737
Barb StarIssues V 521
Ed Star Issues V 408
natasha s 400
Dawn W 363

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.

New to Care2? Start Here.