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Allow Dr Ingrid Visser of the Orca Research Trust to Assist Lone Baby Orca in New Zealand
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, protection, environment )

Elaine
- 12 hours ago - change.org
URGENT PETITION! A lone baby orca has been found off the coast of New Zealand. It is severely dehydrated and requires assistance. Read more here: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id =1&objectid=11682165
Another Council Bans Wild-Animal Circuses - Please Sign the Petition-
Animals  (tags: wild animal circus, cheshire west, chester council, UK, cruel animal performances, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, humans, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 20 hours ago - peta.org.uk
Cheshire West and Chester Council has voted unanimously to ban wild-animal circuses, joining a list of more than 200 local authorities in the UK that donâEUR(TM)t want cruel animal performances to take place on their land.
ACTU Animaux - Maya, Kitten With Multiple Fractures- 5 Clicks Every Day to Help Her!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 20 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
5 clicks on the red button (Reste 5 Clics) will pay for this kitten's surgery and after care. Please click for the other animals too- scroll down the page to the left, click on their descriptions, and their own red button will appear- click 5x for each!
Urge Ohio State Fair to Cancel Abusive Sea Lion Show!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, suffering )

Elaine
- 12 hours ago - peta.org
URGENT PETITION! The fair opens TOMORROW, so please join PETA today in urging fair organizers to remove animal exploitation and public endangerment from the lineup
Find Criminals Who Stuck Puppies to Ground With Hot Tar
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abused )

Maelie
- 6 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Find Criminals Who Stuck Puppies to Ground With Hot Tar
It's My Life: Take a Stand Today Against Captive Wildlife Tourist Attractions PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's my life! I wasn't born to be held or photographed. I am a wild animal born into captivity without a choice.
South Africa Ban Shark Nets to Save Great Whites PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign now to prevent the extinction of the Great White shark. By signing today you are standing up for this necessary wild animal.
Justice for Decapitated Wallaby - PLEASE SIGN -
Animals  (tags: Decapitated, wallaby, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, wildanimals )

Lone
- 21 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Investigate death of a decapitated wallaby and punish whoever is responsible.
Justice for Dog Who Nearly Amputated His Own Foot to Escape Confinement PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Punish the owner who reportedly tethered a dog for days, forcing him to chew off his own foot to escape.
Stop The BLM's Barbaric Sterilization Experiments On Wild Mares PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is planning to go forward with a series of horrific surgical sterilization experiments on wild mares at its Wild Horse Corral Facility in Hines, Oregon.
Justice for 130 Dogs Severely Neglected in Kennel PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Remove 130 severely neglected dogs from kennel owners charged with animal cruelty.
Join The Fight To End The Slaughter of America's Horses PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's up to us to shine a light on the cruelty and lies of the horse slaughter industry and stop the killing of our horses.
Urge Ohio State Fair to Cancel Abusive Sea Lion Show! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - peta.org
The Ohio State Fair is hosting Sea Lion Splash (SLS), a traveling sea lion show that has subjected sea lions to neglect, has reportedly abused the animals, and places members of the public at risk of attack and disease transmission.
Save Hank: X Factor Frontman Dermot O'Leary Backs Campaign to Save Under Threat Family Pet Hank
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 9 hours ago - belfastlive.co.uk
X Factor frontman Dermot O'Leary has backed an online petition to save under threat family pet Hank. He tweeted on Tuesday night: "Belfast : Save Hank - Sign the Petition!"
Urge Cruel Egg Supplier to Go Cage-FreePETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
Improve the living conditions of Gray RidgeâEUR(TM)s egg-laying hens, starting by eliminating battery cages.
State Fair Must Cancel Cruel Sea Lion Show PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - forcechange.com
DonâEUR(TM)t allow the cruel sea lion show Sea Lion Splash to perform at a state fair.
Petitin -Francis Will NOT Be Put to Sleep Today!This Is Not a Final Decision So Keep Fighting to #Savefrancis
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalrights, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 3 hours ago - change.org
Francis was set to be put down has been given a reprieve. Please keep fighting and sign the petition.
Petition to Free Tundra the Polar Bear From New York Zoo
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, zoos, polar bears, Tundra )

Kathy
- 2 hours ago - cwint.org
I'm just so sick of zoos, and their conservation/education scam. (So disappointed that Betty White claims to "love animals," but still thinks that zoos are saving wildlife.)
URGENT!!!! Animals in Ripley, Mississippi, Need Your Voice! ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, protection )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - peta.org
Please urge the Tippah County Fair Association to cancel cruel and irresponsible animal scrambles, and then forward this alert far and wide!
Help Hens Live the Life They Deserve PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

Anna
- 4 hours ago - worldanimalprotection.ca
Help hens live the life they deserve. All hens should live free of cages. Sign on to support our submission to the Code Development Committee asking that all Canadian hens are cage-free.
Kaavan Who Spent 30 Years Alone In Zoo Will Finally Be Free
Animals  (tags: elephant, Zoo elephant, Kaavan, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animalrights, ethics, GoodNews )

Sue
- 3 hours ago - thedodo.com
Kaavan, a 32-year-old Asian elephant who has spent his whole life in a ramshackle enclosure at the Murghazar Zoo in Islamabad, Pakistan, is finally going to a sanctuary.
Save Hank: Dog's Distraught Owners Say They Feel Like They Have Lost a Child
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 3 hours ago - belfastlive.co.uk
They fear Hank's treatment by the council will break his spirit and trust, condemning him to a death sentence.
*Action Alert* Begin Recovery Plan To Restore Cougars in the Eastern USA
Animals  (tags: Save Mountain Lions )

Susan
- 2 hours ago - mountainlion.org
The US Fish and Wildlife Service is accepting public comments on their plan to remove the eastern cougar from the Endangered Species List and declare it an extinct subspecies. America's lion needs your voice.
Use of Animals in Circuses Banned By Dublin City Council
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights, cruelty, GoodNews )

Elaine
- 12 hours ago - dublinlive.ie
"Training and torturing animals to perform tricks for our entertainment in an unnatural environment is inhuman and degrading

Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, dogs, cruelty, protection, slaughter )

Elaine
- 9 hours ago - change.org
Japanese Government: STOP the import of DOG MEAT!! Dogs are NOT FOOD!!
Francis the Friendly Pit Bull Terrier Gets Execution Reprieve After 15,000 Back Petition
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 3 hours ago - dailyrecord.co.uk
A so-called dangerous dog who was set to be put down has been given a reprieve. Francis, the pit bull terrier , looked certain to become a victim of the Dangerous Dogs Act 1991 - despite being described as "happy and healthy" by those looking after him.
Tell BLM Colorado THANKS for Humane Mustang Management Policies!
Animals  (tags: wild horses, mustangs, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, environment, goodnews, habitat, humans, law, protection, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
Please sign the petition below to THANK BLM Colorado for leading the way in humane management that Keeps Wild Horses Wild! Your signatures will be hand delivered by our friends and wonderful wild horse advocates
Family Dog Saves Owner From Fire
Animals  (tags: dogs, GoodNews )

Colleen
- 19 hours ago - halopets.com
Bailey saved his owner from a fire! Nice to read good news about pets for a change!
 

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