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Change.Org,VETO SB 331 Pro Puppy Mill Petland Bill in Ohio
Animals  (tags: dogs, puppy mills, animalcruelty, abuse, neglect, rescues, adoption )

- 1 day ago -
This pro puppy mill billl was allowed to pass allowing retail sails of puppies from mills without the intervention pf cities/towns.Juat how irresponsible is that!This is despite all the evidence of the cruelty ,illness & neglect of these mills.Sign & adop
Change.Org,In Solitary Confinement for Over a Year a Family Shepherd Is Denied His Last Days at Home
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalcruelty, abuse, pets, animalwelfare, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
How cruel is this!He is elderly & ill & should be at home with his family confined over a year with fleeting family visits.Disgusting commission needs to be charged with animal cruelty.sign to get Chucky released to his family
Petitionsite,Spain ,Stop the Slaughter of Youn Calves
Animals  (tags: spain bull torture, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, slaughter, killing )

- 1 day ago -
Sign against this cowardly barbaric beccarada where young people torture calves less than 2 years old to deathfor entertainment. Disgusting heartless backward country! Sign to put a stop to it.
Change.Org,Cancel the Montgomery Rodeo
Animals  (tags: animals, calf roping, rodeo ban animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare )

- 1 day ago -
This event isnt entertainment ,Its animal cruelty by any standards!Tell the Mayor to stop this rodeo this summer or ever again.
Change.Org,Outlaw Horse Racing in California,
Animals  (tags: horses, racing, ban animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, death, animalwelfare, law )

- 1 day ago -
Upwardfs of 2000 horses die on these racetracks every year just for a stupid BET!,This is totally unacceptable.Regulations are not followed or enforced.Therefore call on California legislators to BAN horse racing for all other countrie too!
Animals  (tags: dog meat trade, philippines, animalcruelty, cruelty, dogs )

- 23 hours ago -
Sign now to tell the Philippines ambassador to the United States it is imperative to find and shut down the cruel operation responsible for taking these 72 dogsâEUR(TM) lives, and to make it a priority to shut down the barbaric dog meat trade.
PETITION! Crocodiles Skinned Alive for Bags/Wallets in Vietnam!!!
Animals  (tags: crocodiles, raptures, skinned alive, leather bags, leather wallets, Vietnam, LUIS VUITTON )

- 23 hours ago -
Workers took the crocodiles into an adjacent room and cut off their skinâEUR"a process that takes 15 to 20 minutes per animal. Footage shows that one crocodile continued to move after being skinned.
Petitionsite,Tell AirBridgeCargo Airlines to Adopt a Ban on Transporting Monkeys for Experimentation
Animals  (tags: lab animals, primates, transport, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare )

- 21 hours ago -
Tell this airline to join other industry leaders & refuse to take part in this violent industry & STOP the transport of Primates to Laboratories
Petition: Loro Parque-Release Morgan and All Captive Animals to Sanctuaries
Animals  (tags: animalrights, animals, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Loro Parque: Release Morgan and all captive animals to sanctuaries.
Petitionsite,Protect Racehorses From Drugging & Abuse
Animals  (tags: Horse Racing, drugs, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, death, animalwelfare )

- 21 hours ago -
Tragic as third horse to die at Saratoga Racertrack, this time from exhaustion.He is also 1 of 50 horses to die in new york this year.Deaths also due to unregulated use of drugs on animals.SIGN, Congress to support Horse Racing Integrity Act 2017,HR 265
Petitionsite,End the Cycle of Puppy Mill Cruelty,Dont Support Stores That Sell Puppies
Animals  (tags: puppy mills, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare, pets, protection, animalrights )

- 21 hours ago -
An investigation by HSI inside a new york puppy mill reveals shocking abuse illness & neglect & its just the tip of the iceberg.Sign & pledge to support stores & websites that DONT sell puppies & adopt from rescues
Peta,Elephants Shackled for Rides at Renaissance Festivals
Animals  (tags: elephants, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, protection, animalrights )

- 22 hours ago -
Maryland & Minesota frestivals are still exploiting intelligent elephants with rides at their festivals August to october.This is no renaissance for elephants,same old animal cruelty .Tell these venues to move on from the dark ages withNO cruel ele rides
Onegreenplanet,Animals Are Beaten Due to Lax Regulations for Roadside Zoos in Ontario
Animals  (tags: abuse, abuse, wildanimals, exploitation animalcruelty, suffering, investigation, animalrights )

- 21 hours ago -
Papanack Zoo in wendover Ontario is no safe haven for animals .Undercover footage reveals shocking animal cruelty,Sheer exploitation in this "roadside zoo capital of canada"Sign for laws to get these hell holes closed down
Forcechange,Justice for Cat Allegedly Beaten,Tied Up in a Bag & Tossed in a Dumpster
Animals  (tags: kitten, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, rescue, max punishment, ban from animalsprotection )

- 16 hours ago -
To Sarah George Chittenden County,this defenceless little kitty had a broken leg,tied up live in a reashbag & thrown in a dumpster.Fortunately her cries were hears & police found moving bag..This sick couple need big punishment & banned from animals4 good
Petitionsite,Help Protect Victorias Koalas
Animals  (tags: Koalas habitat destruction suffering, animalcruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, protection, habitat )

- 17 hours ago -
No safe haven for koalas .Their homes will be cut down often with koalas perched in branches & companies dont have to retain or find somewhere for displaced koalas to live..Sign to environment minister to provide permanent habitat & wildlife corridors
Forcechange,Stop Police Harassment of People Who Report Animal Abuse
Animals  (tags: animal abuse, whistleblowers, reporting abuse, police corrupt )

- 16 hours ago -
To Minister of Home Affairs India,Crack down on corrupt police who harass & lay false charges against citizens who report animal abuse.India keep your integrity & sack these corrupt police!
Forcechange,Justice for Dog Reportedly Forced to Wear a Cone for a Year
Animals  (tags: dogs, fleas, max prosecution, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare )

- 16 hours ago -
To the D.A. Luzerne County Pennsylvania. This was torture for this poor dog! heavily infested with fleas & loss of most hair, anaemic & underweight this sadistic pair left the cone on for a year to stop scratching instead of treating it & gettingvet help
Peta,Bears Penguins,Whales & Wolves All Imprisoned in One Mall,Petition
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, imprisonment barbaric animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare )

- 14 hours ago -
Grandview Aquarium Guangzhou China,one of the most CRUEL prisons (its NOT even a zoo!) in the world for wildlife!These poor creatures will become so distressed they may self harm, develop disease & die young .unless this heartless country closes itdown
Forcechange,Dogs Allegedly Neglected & Covered in Matted Fur Deserve Justice
Animals  (tags: dogs, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering max., punisnment animalwelfare )

- 16 hours ago -
To Brad King Citrus County Florida, demand that the woman who cruelly neglected & starved her dogs receives the max penalty under the law.The 3 dogs have been removed & recovering.thankfully.
Petitionsite,Support the SAFE Act & End the Barbaric Horsemeat Trade
Animals  (tags: horses, export ban, animalcruelty, slaughter abuse, suffering, protection )

- 17 hours ago -
Each year more than 100,000 horses are shipped out of the US for canada & mexico..I can imagine the horrors they have to endure on this journey & at slaughter.This cruel barbaric practice must stop.Tell US reps to sign on as co sponsors & end horsemeat.
Change.Org,Update,Save Macaus Image,Save Greyhounds,
Animals  (tags: greyhound racing, macau, animalcruelty, abuse, suffering, animalwelfare, protection )

- 16 hours ago -
Macau govt kennel asks the caninadrome what are its plans for the greyhounds,Good news for anima as they want all the greyhounds released for adoption.Hopefully they will be free in 2018.Please if you havent signed above petition please help now.Its worki
Bear Run Down and Crushed to Death By Trucks in Russia âEUR" Demand Justice
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, death )

- 7 hours ago -
Please seek justice for this poor bear that was cruelly run down!
PETITION : Let's Stop the Gassing of CO2 Pigs!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, animaladvocates, animals, cruelty, death, protection, suffering, killed, pigs, painful, pigs gassed )

- 6 hours ago -
L214 again reveals the slow and painful asphyxia of pigs gassed with carbon dioxide (CO2).
Hsi,South Africa Dont Permit Rhino Horn Buyers
Animals  (tags: wildlife, Rhino, rhino poaching, sale, animalcruelty, endangered )

- 14 hours ago -
Can you believe it!! this is one corrupt govt!.A permit granted for an online auction to sell off 2 tons of Rhino Horn!!So as you would expect rhino poaching has spiked since!This mad crazy move is boosting trafficking!just when the rhino is so endangered
ACTU Animaux - SOS - Donatella, Injured Kitten-5 Clicks Every Day to Stop Euthanasia Aug. 26
Animals  (tags: )

- 5 hours ago -
Please click 5 times a day, every day, for each one of the animals- your clicks save lives!
Justice for Dog Cruelly Mutilated and Killed
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, pets, killing )

- 17 hours ago -
Goal: Demand that the person who nearly sawed a dogâEUR(TM)s paw off and tortured her until she died receive the maximum penalty under law.
PETITION : For a Definitive Ban on Animal Testing
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, protection, pets, ethics, society, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
Mr Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, Thanks to the European authorities, since 11 March 2013, France - like the other countries of the Union - now bans cosmetic products tested on animals, sparing the annual sacrifice of 240,000
PETITION : Let Us Demand of HéNaff the Cessation of the Confinement of Pigs, Cages, and Mutilations!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, protection, killed, suffering, society, pigs tortured, pigs )

- 6 hours ago -
While the brand Hénaff boasts of "transparency" and shows pigs outdoors on its website, in reality the pigs know a life of misery. Forced to live on a bare concrete floor, piled up, without ever being able to go out,.......
Asias Enigmatic Clouded Leopard
Animals  (tags: Clouded Leopard survival )

- 14 hours ago -
While many questions remain about this elusive species ecology, it is widely believed that palm oil development severely threatens its long term survival in the wild.
TAKE ACTION: Ban Leaher Cricket Balls Using Alternatives - Abhishek Kadyan
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, ethics, law, society, slaughter )

- 1 hour ago -
Please take action, signed and circulated in the interest of animals at large. - Suman Kadyan with Sukanya Berwal of OIPA - Scouts and Guides for Animals

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