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Take Action TODAY: Protect the Pine Nut Wild Horses
Animals  (tags: wild horses, law, protection, humans, animalrights, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, conservation, environment, habitat, death, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.wildhorsepreservation.org
The BLM is asking for public input on its plan to conduct a roundup and birth control program in and around the Pine Nut Mountains Herd Management Area (HMA), which includes the nearby Fish Springs area outside Gardnerville, Nevada.
SPEAK UP: Sea Lions Don't Belong at Fairs
Animals  (tags: sea lions, fairs, peta, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, endangered, environment, humans, suffering, wildanimals )

Lone
- 1 day ago - peta2.com
Someone who worked at SLS told PETA that they saw the owners regularly hit sea lions with poles and pipes during training and that six sea lions were once left in one tank for three days during transportâEUR"with NO foodâEUR"and the water wasn't changed.
Stop the Bloody Whale Slaughter on the Faroe Islands
Animals  (tags: bloody whale slaughter, Faroe Islands, mass execution, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, environment, protection, slaughter, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - action.peta.org.uk
The Faroe Islands are a part of Denmark, where whaling is banned, but they have laws that are independent of Denmark's laws, so they are allowed to continue with this mass execution.
No Shooting! Designate Safe Area for "Invasive Animals" in National Park
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, animalrights, death, cruelty, sadness, killing )

Beth
- 21 hours ago - change.org
The national park and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation plan to restore Haleakala National Park natural habitat by removing feral pigs, goats, dogs and axis deer. It includes shooting the innocent animals.
Ask Congress to Support the Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2016 *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, conservation, crime, cruelty, environment, humans, killing, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Frans
- 1 day ago - congressweb.com
As your constituent, I urge you to cosponsor the Shark Fin Trade Elimination Act of 2016 (S. 3095). This bipartisan bill would prohibit the sale of shark fins in the United States and ensure that our country remains a leader in global conservation...
Sign to Stop Canned Hunts in South Africa ~Petition
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cruelty, killing, canned hunting south africa )

Beryl
- 13 hours ago - us4.campaign-archive2.com
Canned hunting is a brutal "sport," which doesn't really consist of hunting at all. Lions are kept in an enclosed, fenced off area where hunters track them and gun them down. There is no real opportunity for escape for these poor animals.Please click
Firm Accused of Cruelly Massacring Dozens of Dogs Must Be Shut Down PETITION
Animals  (tags: Massacring dogs, bomb-sniffing dogs, abused, killed, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, dogs, humans, sadness )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Shut down a security company where 24 bomb-sniffing dogs were allegedly abused and killed.
Petition: Save Chip
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 8 hours ago - change.org
Chip was once an abandoned puppy thrown into a garbage bin. Now that he has been rescued his fate is still yet to be determined (if he is a pitbull). Currently he is in a cage at Henderson animal shelter with no one able to see him.
ACTU Animaux - Sidonie, Kitty With Dangerous Hernia- 5 Clicks Per Day to Help!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 1 day ago - actuanimaux.com
5 clicks every day will raise funds to surgically repair this cat's inguinal hernia. Please also click for the other needy animals while you are at the website- simply scroll down the page to the lower left, and click on the individual photos to begin!
14 DOGS @ NYC ACC ON DEATH ROW 2B DESTROYED B4 NOON ON THURS. JUNE 30
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, killing, pets, sadness, suffering, NYC ACC KILLS PETS, PLEDGE $ 2SAVE2 RESCUE GROUP, ADOPT, FOSTER VET CARE TRANSPORT ECOAST 4FREE, FOREVER FAMI )

Rosemary
- 1 day ago - nycdogs.urgentpodr.org
CARMEL, CHIEF ZIGGY aka BRINX, LADY, THUMBELINA, CHUCK, FENWAY, ETHEL, LOLA, CRYSTAL, BLUE, GRIFFIN, ROXY & EMPRESS * DESERVING OF THEIR FOREVER FAMILY/HOME* PLEASE CARE2SHARE THEIR PIC & INFO ON FEATURED PG* PLEDGE & HONOUR ONLY IF DOG IS SAFE* SAVE ASAP
Justice for Four Bison Allegedly Killed for a Movie - PETITION
Animals  (tags: shooting four bisons corpses for film se, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, sadness, wildanimals )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Punish those responsible for allegedly shooting four bison to use their corpses on a film set.
ACTU Animaux - Drago, Kitten With Severe Eye Infection- Needs Help Urgently By July 5th- Click 5 Times Daily to Help Him!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 10 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
5 clicks every day will raise funds for urgently needed surgery on his painful eye. Please also click for the other animals on the website- scroll down the page to the lower left, then click on their individual photos to bring up their red buttons!
24 Cats & Kittens 2B Killed B4 Noon on Thurs. June 30
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, cats, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, killing, pets, sadness, suffering, NYC ACC KILLS PETS, PLEDGE $ 2SAVE2 RESCUE GROUP, ADOPT, FOSTER VET CARE TRANSPORT ECOAST 4FREE, FOREVER FAMIL )

Rosemary
- 1 day ago - nyccats.urgentpodr.org
SCOOBY, ROAMIE, TWINKLES, MARVIN GAE, PLUTO, RHINO, GREY STONE, LEMONADE, COOKIE, OCEAN, NICHOLS, JO JO, WORDSWORTH, CEASAR. DOTTIE, AMIE, LIGER, DOVE, DODO, JADEN, GOOKY, GRACIE & LEANDER = NEED OUR VOICE 2SAVE THEM & HELP2 FIND THEIR FOREOVER FAMILY=
Save This Cat Librarian From Being Removed From His Home! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, cats )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Browser is a beloved cat who lives in a library in the town of White Settlement, Texas, just outside Forth Worth
Is This Finally the End for ThailandâEUR(TM)s Tiger Temple?
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, conservation, cruelty, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, protection, sadness, society, suffering, tigers, wildlife )

Frans
- 1 day ago - petaasia.com
In response to global pressure to end wildlife trafficking, 137 tigers from KanchanaburiâEUR(TM)s Tiger Temple in Thailand are being seized and transferred to animal refuges around the country this week....
Justice for Dog Found in Trash Bag in Sweltering Heat
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, dogs, cruelty, endangered, pets, protection )

Joyce
- 5 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
A woman abandoned her Yorkie in a crate, wrapped in a plastic bag outside an animal shelter during sweltering heat. Fortunately, the dog was found by an employee at the shelter before it suffocated to death in the heat
Urge Congress To Stop Wasteful and Cruel Animal Testing! PETITION!
Animals  (tags: animal testing, laws, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, killing, animalcruelty )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Personal Care Products Safety Act (S. 1014) would require the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to review extensive safety test data, which could lead to MORE animal testing.
A Growing Threat to Lions: Illegal Trade in Their Bones
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cats, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, wildlife )

John
- 21 hours ago - blogs.scientificamerican.com
WeâEUR(TM)ve made progress against trophy hunting since Cecil the lion was killed a year ago, but the big cats still face much worse threats
8 DOGS ON DEATH ROW @ NYC ACC 2B DESTROYED B4 NOON ON FRI. JULY 1
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, killing, pets, sadness, suffering, NYC ACC KILLS PETS, PLEDGE $ 2SAVE2 RESCUE GROUP, ADOPT, FOSTER VET CARE TRANSPORT ECOAST 4FREE, FOREVER FAMIL )

Rosemary
- 7 hours ago - nycdogs.urgentpodr.org
OREO, JOCK, FANTA, GRIFFIN, RUBY, CAPTAIN, BELLE & OPHELIA * DESERVE THEIR FOREVER FAMILY / HOME * PLEASE CARE2SHARE THEIR PIC & INFO,HELP DESK ON FEATURED PG* PLEDGE ANY AMOUNT 2SAVE 2RESCUE GROUP& HONOUR ONLY IF PULLED2SAFETY* WE ARE THEIR VOICE2SAVE *
Mayor of Quebec Tells Residents to Get Rid of Their Pit Bulls or They Will Be EUTHANIZED! Act Now!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights )

Pulikesi
- 5 hours ago - yousignanimals.org
MAYOR FORCING HIS CITIZEN TO GET RID OF PITBULLS OR ALL THE DOGGIES WILL BE EUTHANIZED. HOW CRAZY THIS MAN IS WHO DO NOT DESERVED TO BE A MAYOR. DISGUSTING :(
Rare Dinosaur-Era Bird Wings Found Trapped in Amber
Animals  (tags: birds, dinosaurs, amber, find, feathers, wings, claws, skin, burma )

Johan
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Two tiny wings entombed in amber reveal that plumage (the layering, patterning, coloring, and arrangement of feathers) seen in birds today already existed in at least some of their predecessors nearly a hundred million years ago.
Rescued From Short Lives in Factory Farms, 2 Cows Find Love at Sanctuary Home (VIDEO)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, ethics, GoodNews, humans, investigation, protection, rescued )

Frans
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
On factory farms, cows live lonely, depressing, and short lives. They are brutishly handled, donâEUR(TM)t have the freedom to play and run, and are never given the opportunity to form long-lasting bonds with their peers. Instead, factory farm cows tend ...
Save the Mount Elgon Elephants Appeal - Born Free Foundation   video
Animals  (tags: elephants, preservation, Endangered Species )

Jennifer
- 12 hours ago - youtube.com
The pressures on elephants and their habitat are growing. Please help Born Free to support the Kenya Wildlife Service and Kenya Forest Service to protect Mount Elgon's elephants and forests. #SaveElgonEles
Endangered in Indiana: Will These Animals Survive?
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, habitat, humans, investigation, protection, society, wildanimals, wildlife )

Frans
- 20 hours ago - indystar.com
On Wednesday, the Indianapolis Zoo will announce the winner of its 2016 Indianapolis Prize, a $250,000 award given every two years to an animal conservation scientist. The six finalists this year have devoted their lives to saving species around ...
Nobel Laureate J.M. Coetzee Speaks Against Animal Cruelty
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, endangered, ethics, humans, society, suffering )

Rosemary
- 6 hours ago - au.news.yahoo.com
Madrid (AFP) - Nobel prize winning author J.M. Coetzee denounced animal cruelty in a rare public reading, calling for humans to treat them with "justice". ..."Animals don't need my love... I don't care about love. I care about justice."
Leonardo DiCaprio, Morgan Freeman Join Call to Ban Sale of Shark Fins in U.S.
Animals  (tags: shark finning, shark finning protection, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, wildlife, wildanimals, protection )

Cal
- 2 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Five of the 11 countries that export fins to the U.S. do not have shark finning bans, according to an Oceana report. It is very likely that those products come from sharks that have been finned.
Pangolin Seizure in Hong Kong Demonstrates Need for Stronger Protection for WorldâEUR(TM)s Most Trafficked Mammals
Animals  (tags: Hong Kong, pangolins, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildanimals )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ifaw.org
This week, Hong Kong Customs seized about 4,000 kilograms of pangolin scales from a container at the Kwai Chung Customhouse Cargo Examination Compound. As a leader in a coalition of over 20 groups working to list all eight species
New Shark Cam Reveals Stunning Footage
Animals  (tags: habitat, investigation, environment )

Rob
- 10 hours ago - seeker.com
See newly released video from a high-definition shark cam.
 

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