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Prison for 2 Torturers *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, pets, sadness )

- 16 hours ago -
It went to court and had only six months suspended prison sentence! Is this a joke? Someone like her in freedom, is able to start again, she deserves prison! In April 2015, 78 were withdrawn lapdogs in the town of Collonge ...
Ban Circuses With Animals Throughout the City of Brive *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, protection, suffering, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 16 hours ago -
Animal Welfare:. Abuse, lack of respect for animal life to its biological needs An animal is a living being in the same sense of etymology: Latin animal is a living since decades already, movements are born to animal welfare ...
ACTU Animaux - Peach, Abandoned Mama Cat With Abscessed Leg- Deadline May 6th- 5 Clicks Per Day to Save Her!
Animals  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
5 clicks every day will save this young abandoned cat, who has been a mother too young, and now has an infected leg. Please also click for all the other needy animals on this website- just scroll down the page to the lower left-hand side of the page!
Animals  (tags: cats, protection, conservation, tigers )

- 17 hours ago -
Please click daily for this cause and the others on the site. Please share thanks!
Urge Nepal to Protect This Ancient and Critically Endangered Wolf From Extinction Now
Animals  (tags: wolves, Himalayan Wolf, endangered, extinction, protection, law, humans, sadness, wildanimals, wildlife, suffering, animalrights, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation )

- 7 hours ago -
Sign and share this petition urging Nepal's leaders and local conservationists to work together on an action plan to save the ancient Himalayan wolf.
Yellowstone Bears Need Your Help. PLEASE TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: bears, Grizzly bears, endangered, cruelty, suffering, killed, killing, death, animaladvocates, animalrights, conservation, crime, environment, extinction, ethics, habitat, humans, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, society, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 1 day ago -
Tell the Service to maintain protections for Yellowstone grizzly bears. If removed, we know what to expect: Wyoming, Idaho and Montana have already agreed to allow trophy hunts.
Tell the NFL To Stop Supporting SeaWorld
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare, animalrights )

- 1 day ago -
Please sign this petition to tell your team its time to stop supporting SeaWorld and empty their tanks!
Sir, Enough Factory Farms! *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, ethics, humans, investigation, slaughter, suffering )

- 16 hours ago -
Industrial livestock projects are multiplying! The village of Othee is concerned. The municipal authorities have authorized a poultry house 39,600 chickens. The Minister Antonio di Carlo is seized of the matter...
PETITION - Ban Cruel Elephant Rides After Latest Fatality
Animals  (tags: elephant rides, elephant abuse, exploitation of animals, Tourist Attractions, performing animals, ban of animals for entertainment, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, prevention of further mistreatment, needless suffering )

- 15 hours ago -
In the latest heartbreaking incident involving elephant rides, an elderly elephant has died after carrying tourists around in the heat. The senior female named Sambo, believed to be between 40 and 45 years old, collapsed and died while being ridden...
PETITION - Demand Jail Time for Teens Who Sicced Dogs on Neighbor's Pet
Animals  (tags: barbaric behaviour, evil animal cruelty, ownership ban, justice for animals, punishment for animal abusers, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection, proper animal care, ownership ban )

- 15 hours ago -
A young man has been arrested for animal abuse after reportedly commanding his dog to attack a neighbor's cat. According to the police, the 17-year-old and his friend were walking their dogs when they saw the neighbor's cat walking along the street.
PETITION - Man Buries His Pit Bull Dog Alive Because He Didn't Want It Anymore! Take Action Now!
Animals  (tags: evil barbaric cruelty, needless death, justice for animals, punishment for animal killers, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection, harsher penalties for animal cruelty, huge suffering, prevention )

- 14 hours ago -
I am asking everybody out there to support this petition and help bring justice for Zeus. No living creature deserves to be treated like this, no matter what the circumstances are. We demand a swift and thorough police investigation and whoever is...
Help Break the Cruel Greyhound Export Supply Chain
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, suffering, slaughter )

- 1 day ago -
Cruel trade in Australian greyhounds halted. Irish dogs now at risk Since our world-first undercover investigations blew the lid off the export of Australian greyhounds to Macau's infamous Canidrome
Ban Cruel Elephant Rides After Latest Fatality PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife )

- 8 hours ago -
Ban inhumane and dangerous elephant rides that have caused several human and animal deaths.
OUTLAW the Sale of Poisonous Rock Salts on Sidewalks/Streets Because Animals Die! PETITION!
Animals  (tags: )

- 8 hours ago -
PETITION - Burned Ivory a Statement Against Poaching
Animals  (tags: ivory poachers, ivory trade ban, animal welfare and rights, stronger protection laws, Wildlife conservation, prevention of wildlife loss )

- 15 hours ago -
Kenya Wildlife Services recently hosted a public burning of the country's ivory tusk stockpile, in the world's biggest ivory bonfire ever recorded. The display came after a speech by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta in which he demanded an immediate halt t
Cast Your Vote Against the Idea That Hunters Conserve Wildlife Before 6.45 Pm May 4th
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, conservation, cruelty, death, ethics, hunting, conservation )

- 7 hours ago -
Whether in AmericaâEUR(TM)s state game lands or the African bush, hunting has become one of the most hotly debated issues in the media and online. Internationally, the killing of Cecil the lion triggered a firestorm of criticism over trophy hunting rules
Protect Critically Endangered Himalayan Woolly Wolf
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, endangered, protection, animalwelfare )

- 1 day ago -
Increase conservation efforts to protect the Himalayan wolf from going extinct.
Praise Mass Burning of Ivory as Statement Against Poaching PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 8 hours ago -
Applaud the public burning of ivory tusks as a statement against poaching.
ACTU Animaux - Peach, Abandoned With A Kitten, Abcess On Leg, DEADLINE May 6th!!!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, cats, abandoned cat & kitten, suffering with abcessed leg )

- 1 day ago -
Peach, from what I understand, has an abcessed leg and has a DEADLINE of May 6TH!!! She needs help NOW with Vet bills!!! She has a kitten, but is still a kitten herself! Please CLICK FIVE TIMES on the RED DOT to help save her! More ANIMALS Left Side!!!
Praise Retailer for Ending Its Sale of Fur
Animals  (tags: ending sale of fur, sullivan family of companies, hawaii, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, environment, humans, protection, wildanimals )

- 1 day ago -
Recently, a company announced that it will no longer stock products containing fur on its storesâEUR(TM) shelves. The Sullivan Family of Companies is a Hawaii based company that owns stores in luxury hotels all over the nation, including New York, Chicago
Https://Forcechange.Com/156290 /Save-Tigers-From-Being-Farmed -for-Bone-Wine/?Utm_source=For ceChange+Newsletter&Utm_campai gn=Ae103
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, cruelty, protection )

- 11 hours ago -
Save tigers from cruel, illegal farms where they are to be made into tiger bone wine.
Please Help to Stop Bullfighting in Plaza De Las Ventas!
Animals  (tags: bullfights, abuse, animalcruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, protection, sadness, society, suffering, humans, investigation, law )

- 8 hours ago -
We demand the president of the Community of Madrid, Cristina Cifuentes, and the mayor of the city, Manuela Carmena, to put in place the legal mechanisms necessary to ban bullfights and go for a festival without cruelty.
The Woolly Wolf Is Spotted in Nepal for the First Time
Animals  (tags: protection, Protect Endangered species, GoodNews, wildanimals )

- 13 hours ago -
With its smaller stature, long muzzle, and white fur coloration around the throat, chest, and belly, the Himalayan wolf looks different from the gray wolves of Europe and North America. ~Help Protect Endangered Species Around the World~Take the Pledge~
End Elephant Riding at Angkor, Siem Reap
Animals  (tags: Elephants )

- 1 day ago -
It's time to end elephant riding at the Angkor archaeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia. A cruel tourist attraction that is proven to be harmful to elephants
Ethics Complaint Filed Against State Reps Over Gray Wolf Delisting Legislation
Animals  (tags: OR state government corruption, republicans, unconstitutional efforts by lstate legis, wolves, wildanimals, wildlife, ethics, abuse, crime, cruelty, killing, law, protection, humans, slaughter, animalrights, suffering, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

- 1 day ago -
it was not until after the billâEUR(TM)s passage through Oregon House of Representatives that an inquiry by OregonâEUR(TM)s Legislative Counsel Committee uncovered that the only effect of the bill was to prevent judicial review of the wolf delisting decision.
Tell Olive Garden to Keep Antibiotics Off Your Plate!
Animals  (tags: olive garden, antibiotics, factory farmed meat, Dairy products, environment, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, humans, suffering )

- 1 day ago -
Unfortunately, rather than serving healthy food, Olive Gardens relies on factory farmed meat and dairy products that are raised in horrific, crowded conditions that seriously threaten our health and harms the environment.
Tiny, Baby Antelope Cries Out for Help - See What Happens Next !
Animals  (tags: wildlife, antelope, suffering, GoodNews, rescued, animaladvocates )

- 15 hours ago -
She was very frightened, yet she didn't flee from them, which is truly surprising, Danckwerts says. "Any wild creature in their right mind will flee from any human"... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
Woman Moves Out, But Leaves Her Dogs Behind to Starve! Demand Punishment Now!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalrights, death, cruelty, AnimalWelfare, abuse, suffering )

- 8 hours ago -
This act was beyond cruel. It was leaving a dog to die needlessly. The dog suffered for days without food and water until it perished. This woman needs to be punished. An example must be made. Please sign the petition and share it.
PETITION - Save the Honeybees
Animals  (tags: animals, conservation, endangered, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 2 hours ago -
The consequence of a dying bee population impacts man at the highest levels on our food chain, posing an enormously grave threat to human survival.

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