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Petition - Urge Texas A&M University to Close Dog Laboratories
Animals  (tags: barbaric dog cruelty, Experiments on animals, needless suffering, prevention of further mistreatment, animal welfare and rights, ethical treatment of animals, alternative methods, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
At Texas A&M University, experimenters led by Joe Kornegay breed golden retrievers to develop different types of muscular dystrophy (MD), including Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), which is particularly severe. These diseases ravage their bodies,...
Petition - Save the Greater Sage-Grouse
Animals  (tags: greater sage-grouse, critically endangered species, prevention from dying out, animal welfare and rights, Habitat preservation, Wildlife conservation, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
Protect conservation efforts towards the greater sage-grouse. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke reportedly plans to revoke a conservation plan for the greater sage-grouse, an iconic species of the west whose numbers have declined by almost 95 percent in...
Petition - Stop Forcing Elephants to Live in Cramped Conditions at Zoo
Animals  (tags: zoo elephants, elephants in captivity, deplorable living conditions, suffering, sick and injured, proper care, prevention of further mistreatment, Release Into Sanctuary, animal welfare and rights, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection )

- 13 hours ago -
End the captivity of elephants at the Melbourne Zoo. An elephant that was held captive for 40 years at the Melbourne Zoo has died due to a degenerative foot and joint disease.
Petition - Stop Maryland's Black Bear Hunt
Animals  (tags: black bear hunt, needless killings, trophy hunting, disgusting attitude, Animal Cruelty, prevention of killing healthy animals, wildlife loss, questionable behaviour, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws )

- 14 hours ago -
Demand cancellation of Maryland's black bear trophy hunt. Maryland's black bear trophy hunt has killed nearly a thousand bears, at least half of which were cubs, within the last decade.
Petition - Punish Man Who Allegedly Threw His Girlfriend's Dog Against a Wall
Animals  (tags: barbaric animal cruelty, huge suffering, justice for animals, animalrights, punishment for animal abusers, prosecution, prevention of cruelty to animals, protection )

- 14 hours ago -
Demand that the man who allegedly threw his girlfriend's dog against a wall, breaking the dog's leg, receive the maximum penalty by law. A dog suffered a broken leg after a man allegedly threw the poor animal against a wall.
Petition - Stop Silencing Animal Welfare Advocates With "Ag-Gag" Law
Animals  (tags: animal welfare and rights, animal advocates, AG-GAG LAWS, Respect for animals, ethical treatment of animals, lawsuits, Factory Farming, mistreatment of animals, prevention of further mistreatment, animal abuse, exploitation of animals, stronger protection )

- 1 day ago -
Don't prohibit employees and animal rights advocates from exposing abuse on factory farms. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) have filed a lawsuit in the state of Iowa to overturn a...
ACTU Animaux - Titou, Neglected Dog Needs Urgent Surgery Oct.22nd- 5 Clicks Every Day to Help Him!
Animals  (tags: )

- 13 hours ago -
Please click the red button 5 times every day! All the other animals need your clicks too- scroll down the far left hand side of the page to see them all listed- click on each animal's photo, then click their red button 5 times- click everyone, every day
Take Action Please - Why Is This Town Still Hurling Animals From Airplanes?
Animals  (tags: turkey drop to their death, disgusting attitude, needless killings, huge suffering, questionable practices, Animal Cruelty, prevention of killing healthy animals, huge suffering, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection laws )

- 1 day ago -
Every year in October, the city of Yellville, Arkansas, holds its annual Turkey Trot Festival, which has included the "turkey drop," and this year's festival was no different. Live domestically bred wild turkeys were hurled from an airplane,...
Petition - Justice for Small Dogs Allegedly Forced to Live in Filthy Barn
Animals  (tags: dog cruelty, filthy conditions, Health issues, neglected dogs, justice for animals, ethical treatment of animals, animal welfare and rights, prevention of further mistreatment, punishment for animal abusers, suffering dogs, harsh penalties, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
Harshly punish breeders accused of forcing 27 dogs to live in their own urine and feces. Nearly 30 dogs are in the care of the Humane Society of Missouri after being rescued from the home of a suspected breeder. The 27 dogs, all Yorkshire Terriers,...
Warning of 'Ecological Armageddon' After Dramatic Plunge in Insect Numbers
Animals  (tags: insects, disappearing, ecological disaster )

- 1 day ago -
The abundance of flying insects has plunged by three-quarters over the past 25 years, according to a new study that has shocked scientists.
Petition: Help Find the Criminals Who Are Renting Out Baby Lions in France
Animals  (tags: animal abuse, Selfies, endangered animals, postings on social media, exploitation of animals, prevention, animal welfare and rights, Punishment for Animal Abuse, prosecution, selfish behaviours, questionable practices, stronger protection )

- 1 hour ago -
You may have heard about the new trend going around the internet, wild animal selfies. The practice of trying to get up close and personal with a wild or caged animal - often times endangered - just to snap a selfie and post it on your feed.
Stray Dog Crashes A Wedding And Finds His Own Happily Ever After
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, dogs, endangered, humans, pets, protection, rescued, wedding, adoption, good news, good people )

- 12 hours ago -
This persistent pup didnâEUR(TM)t crash a wedding for the free booze or buffet âEUR" he just wanted a dry place to take a nap. But incidentally, he also found his forever home, too. Marília Pieroni and Matheus Gomes Martins were tying the knot last month...
Ban the Sale of Elephant Ivory in Canada PETITION
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory, canada, african elephants, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, humans, environment, endangered, wildlife )

- 18 minutes ago -
A shocking 96 African elephants are killed every day for their ivory. That is 36,000 elephants a year. At this rate, African elephants could be extinct in the wild in only 8 years.
Petition - Help Build the World's Largest Wildlife Crossing!
Animals  (tags: wildlife crossings, Animal safety, Wildlife conservation, survival, prevention of killing healthy animals, biodiversity wildlife, Animal Welfare, endangered wildlife, stronger protection )

- 25 minutes ago -
Without this wildlife crossing, experts say these mountain lions may go extinct within 50 years. To maintain the lion population, California Department of Transportation - Caltrans - has proposed to build a wildlife crossing across U.S. Route 101 (US-101)
Petition - Stop Bow Hunting Massacre of Whitetail Deer in Silver Lake, Ohio
Animals  (tags: bow hunting, deer massacre, needless killings, huge suffering, Animal Cruelty, prevention of killing healthy animals, prevention of cruelty to animals, animal welfare and rights, ethics, hunting ban, wildlife loss, stronger protection laws, Wildlife conse )

- 20 minutes ago -
In a scenic Ohio village, authorities have cleared a path to lure the few remaining deer of Silver Lake to their brutal and bloody deaths by bow hunters. Bow hunting is extremely cruel with documented, prolonged deaths due to profuse bleeding.
Heartbreaking Moment Dying Chimp Recognises His Old Friend and Is Overcome With Emotion VIDEO
Animals  (tags: chimp, old friend, emotion, terminally ill, visit, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, humans, wildanimals )

- 3 minutes ago -
Mama the chimp is terminally ill and had been refusing to eat and stayed curled up in a ball until her old pal arrived for a visit.
The LionsâEUR(TM) Share: Horse Owners Queuing Up to Offer Their Equine Friends Up as Lion Feed
Animals  (tags: Copenhagen zoo, horses, lions, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, habitat, sadness )

- 1 minute ago -
Yes, there was a time when horses were a precious commodity, but not anymore at Copenhagen Zoo where they are queuing up around the block to be fed to the lions.

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