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Stop the Mass Euthanasia of Greyhounds in Australia! PETITION
Animals  (tags: Ban Greyhound racing, slaughter, cruelty )

Animae
- 6 hours ago - change.org
Out of 20,000 greyhounds bred into racing each year, an estimated 18,000 healthy dogs will be killed as 'wastage' simply because they were not suitable to race or not fast enough. BAN GREYHOUND RACING!
Tell the Thai Government That the Tiger Temple and Tiger Temple Company Ltd Must Never Be Trusted With Tigers Again
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, endangered, tigers, Tiger Temple, thailand )

Adeline
- 1 day ago - theanimalrescuesite.greatergood.com
On June 2, 2016, Thai authorities raided the Tiger Temple and 137 tigers were removed from the premises. Now the Temple is fighting back. their Tiger Temple Company has a zoo licence which would allow to buy back the tigers and breed them!
ACTU Animaux - Luciole, Young Cat Needs to Be Spayed Asap- 5 Clicks Per Day to Help Her!
Animals  (tags: )

Christine
- 14 hours ago - actuanimaux.com
This kitten is 7 months old and already pregnant- it is better for her to be spayed immediately rather than force her tiny body to continue the pregnancy. 5 clicks every day on the red button will fund her surgery. Please click for all the others too!
SIGN PLEASE! Stop the UK Badger Cull
Animals  (tags: badger cull, killing, animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, protection, wildanimals, wildlife, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - ipetitions.com
We urge the UK government to stop the cull and implement the more sustainable and humane solution of both a vaccination programme for badgers and cattle, along with improved testing and biosecurity.
Success: Lonely and Confined Elephant Finally Released to Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: Lonely Kavaan, Marghazar Zoo, Pakistan, finally released, sanctuary )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Kaavan, the elephant at Marghazar Zoo, to finally see freedom after being chained & confined for almost 30 years. After a public outcry by 'Free Kavaan' & petitions like this, the Pakistan Senate agrees he needs sanctuary & elephant friends.
EMERGENCY CLOSE the Belgrade Zoo and STOP TORTURE Poor and Ill Animals!!! STOP! CLOSE! PETITION!!!
Animals  (tags: Belgrade zoo, sick polar bear, close down belgrade zoo )

Animae
- 1 hour ago - change.org
Very disturbing video of sick Polar Bear, unable to move & covered in faeces!!!! CLOSE THIS HOLE DOWN!!!
Punish Woman Accused of Throwing Kittens Like a âEUR~BaseballâEUR(TM) in Drunken Rage
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, cats )

Maelie
- 3 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Punish Woman Accused of Throwing Kittens Like a âEUR~BaseballâEUR(TM) in Drunken Rage
Justice for Dog Who Nearly Amputated His Own Foot to Escape Confinement
Animals  (tags: escaping confinement, dog tethering, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, dogs, humans, suffering )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Punish the owner who reportedly tethered a dog for days, forcing him to chew off his own foot to escape.
Urge Cruel Egg Supplier to Go Cage-Free - PLEASE SIGN
Animals  (tags: cruel egg supplier, go cage free, gray ridge, battery cages, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, cruelty, environment, humans, suffering )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Goal: Improve the living conditions of Gray RidgeâEUR(TM)s egg-laying hens, starting by eliminating battery cages.
Baby Lions, Tigers and Bears Are Not Stuffed Toys PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 18 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
Existing regulations do not protect these vulnerable infants, and we need to push for a complete ban on this commercial use of captive wildlife.
Urge Congress to Take Action for Dogs and Monkeys in Laboratories! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, cruelty )

Anna
- 18 hours ago - peta.org
Every year in the U.S., tens of thousands of dogs and monkeys are imprisoned in laboratories, where they are caged in tiny steel and cement cells often alone and are forced to endure excruciating experiments before being killed.
UPDATE ON MOHANâEUR(TM)S SITUATION
Animals  (tags: Mohan, situation, update, away from his captors )

Rosie
- 1 day ago - wildlifesos.org
He is currently safe and away from his captors. To ensure his safety and everyone involved, we are unable to disclose his location or any other details at this moment. We will update you once we are able to share info. For him, we thank you. #FreeMohan
Urge Secretary of Agriculture to End Public Contact With Big Cats, Bears, and Primates! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, wildlife, suffering )

Anna
- 44 minutes ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
I strongly support the Petition to Amend Animal Welfare Act Regulations to Prohibit Public Contact with Big Cats, Bears, and Nonhuman Primates
ORCA CRIES OUT FOR PEOPLE TO HELP HER âEUR" HER REQUEST IS ANSWERED - VIDEO -
Animals  (tags: orca, distressed whale, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, environment, humans, habitat, protection )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - bemoreorca.com
One man spotted the distressed whale, and he called a group, The Guardians from Hartley Bay, who traveled to the site to try and help.
APPEAL TO THE FAROES AND DANISH GOVERNMENTS âEUR" STOP THE GRINDADRAP! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 55 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Pilot whales live in groups of 10âEUR"30, but some groups may be composed by 100 or more individuals.. The pods are highly stable and the members have close matrilineal relationships.
Protect Eastern Cougars PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

Anna
- 28 minutes 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. We believe the federal government should instead be working to restore
Urgent: Speak Out Against Hunting on National Wildlife Refuges! ACTION NEEDED
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection, habitat )

Anna
- 18 hours ago - peta.org
Please leave polite comments here urging USFWS to OPPOSE FWS-HQ-NWRS-2016-0007âEUR"then forward this alert widely.
Vaquita Success! New Protections Could Save This Endangered Porpoise
Animals  (tags: greenpeace, mexico, Vaquita, animals, environment, endangered, protection, wildlife )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - greenpeace.org
With only 60 animals remaining, the vaquita porpoise is on the brink of extinction. That's why 150,000 Greenpeace supporters have stood up to save this shy, beautiful animal. And the Mexican government just announced new protections for the vaquita.
End Breed Specific Legislation (BSL) in Northern Ireland
Animals  (tags: BSL, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, dogs, pets, law )

Katka
- 33 minutes ago - change.org
Hank's 'parents' have launched this petition in the hope that Hank may be the last dog to suffer at the hands of BSL.
Elephant Poaching in Africa Down, But Still Far Too High: CITES
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, killing, animals animal welfare )

Cal
- 7 hours ago - reuters.com
The illegal killing of African elephants for their ivory seems to have fallen from record peaks but poaching of the animal is still far too high, an international report said on Thursday.
Are Mockingbirds Life-Long Learners?
Animals  (tags: wildlife )

Elaine
- 2 hours ago - focusingonwildlife.com
Ornithologists have long maintained that Northern Mockingbirds are continual learners, adding new imitations to their songs year after year
   

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