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The Fate of This Rainforest Is in Chile's Hands - and Ours (Petition)
Animals  (tags: biodiversity, Chile, cloud forests, conservation, endangered, environment, mining )

Julie
- 18 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The proposed location of the mine in the Ecuadorian Andes is the site of some of the world's most biodiverse pristine forests - the habitat of jaguars, spectacled bears and many other endangered species.
Praise Sam Simon for Closing Down Chinchilla Farm - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Sam Simon, good news, chinchilla, fur, farm, closing )

Marie
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Sam Simon, co-creator of the well-known American cartoon show The Simpsons, has purchased a chinchilla farm in California as part of a three-year initiative by California animal rights activists to close the breeding facility down for good
Find And Prosecute Culprit That Drowned Dog In The Sea!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, dog cruelty, greece, dog killer, dogkiller, ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS, animal activists, Animal Activism )

Maria
- 1 day ago - petitionhub.org
His legs were tied together so he can't swim and he was also tied to a rock to pull him under water! How cruel and barbaric is that? Only a monster could do such a thing! Please sign the petition to urge the authorities to find and prosecute the culprit.
Vote to End Using of Wild Animals in Circuses From Romania - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: romania, circus, wild animals, cruelty, ban )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
Wild animals are not meant to be used by us for 'entertainment'. Using wild animals in circuses is a form of cruelty. They are suffering a lot and more and more people including children understand this.
Protect Primates and People From Dangerous and Inhumane Trade
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, abuse, abused, animals, primates, cruelty, endangered, ethics, humans, law, protection, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

Sara
- 22 hours ago - secure.humanesociety.org
The Captive Primate Safety Act amends the Lacey Act to prohibit interstate commerce in monkeys, apes, and other primates as exotic pets. Please fill out the form to urge your Representative to co-sponsor and support the Captive Primate Safety Act.
Pass Laws to Protect Animals From Sexual Abuse - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Denmark, Norway, sex, animals, beastiality )

Marie
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Honorable Prime Minister of Denmark, This petition arises as a concern and effort to protect animals from being sexually abused.
Keep Protected Status for Grey Wolves - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: protection, habitat, conservation, endangered, wildlife )

Carmen
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
A proposal to remove the gray wolf from the endangered species list has been made by the United States Fish and Wildlife Service. Wolves still need to be protected and remain on the list.
14 Stories That Prove Animals Have Souls - Enjoy This Sweet, Emotional and Moving "Soul-Food" Stories :-)
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, humans, GoodNews )

Angela
- 23 hours ago - buzzfeed.com
Animals are capable of so much more compassion, love, bravery, and ingenuity than most people realize. Here are 14 incredible stories that reveal their hidden depths !
STOP Ruining Rainforest ; You Ruin at the Same Time So Much Animals Like Red-Eyed Tree Frog Aswell
Animals  (tags: )

Bettina
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Frogs have historically been an indicator species, evidence of an ecosystem's health or its impending vulnerability. Not surprisingly, the world's amphibian population has experienced a decline in recent years; research indicates that factors include che
Poll: Should Vaccination Be Used on Badgers Instead of Culling? - Please Vote!
Animals  (tags: Badger cull, vaccinate, TB, vote, poll, Staffordshire, England, UK )

Marie
- 1 day ago - expressandstar.com
Wildlife experts in Staffordshire are supporting a move to vaccinate badges against bovine tuberculosis.
TAKE ACTION NOW - Help Rescue Tanzania's Elephants ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: tanzania elephants, protection, rescued )

Angela
- 20 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The survival of Tanzania's elephants is at stake - every year, thousands of them are being targeted killed by poachers for the ivory trade.When the President of Tanzania took office nine years ago, there were still about 75,000 elephants living in Selous
Loggerhead Turtle I Highly Endangered and the Number Has Declined More; HELP NOW!
Animals  (tags: )

Bettina
- 18 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Loggerhead turtles are listed as a threatened species and their numbers are declining. They are often drowned in shrimp trawls and gill nets that prevent them from surfacing to breathe. Offshore oil and gas drilling operations are another threat that
Petition to Save 500,000 Animals. Please Sign and Share
Animals  (tags: Slaughter, ritual, killing, Gadhimai Culling, festival, cruelty, ban )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
The ritual slaughter of half a million animals during the Gadhimai Festival is a barbaric and outdated event that shames Nepal. This blood-soaked festival is scheduled to run for a month in November 2014.
Budweiser: Stop Using Breeder Dogs and Puppies in Your Advertising - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Budweiser, advertising, breeders, puppies, advertising )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
It's starts out so beautifully: a bucolic scene featuring a large, wooden sign proclaiming the viewer's "arrival" at a place called "Warm Springs" that has "Puppy Adoptions." The rural farmhouse just beyond the sign and the golden afternoon sunshine bath
PETITION: Maximum Penalty for Man That Beat Puppy to Death With Dog Toy! Act Now!
Animals  (tags: suffering, dogs, cruelty )


- 1 day ago - yousignanimals.org
Briceson Moore from Savannah, Georgia, beat a 9-month-old fox terrier puppy to death with a dog toy! Demand maximum penalty for this monster!
Please Immediately Cancel Plans to Open This Slaughter House in Sector-37, Gurgaon - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Slaughterhouse, ban, gurgaon, India, animals )

Marie
- 1 day ago - change.org
Swami Agnivesh joined the protests, claiming the opening of the slaughterhouse was actually a diabolical ploy to slaughter cows on the sly.
Protect the Welfare of Farm Animals - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, protection )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Petition the USDA to protect livestock from the incredibly cruel and abusive conditions on factory farms, and to establish regulations for the improved standard of minimum care given to farm animals, that need to be protected at the federal level.
VIDEO - Iceland's Seabird Colonies Are Vanishing, With "Massive" Chick Deaths
Animals  (tags: seabirds, puffins, iceland, oceans, Climate Change, animals, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, protection, rescued, society, wildlife )

Lone
- 1 day ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Climate and ocean changes blamed for huge losses of puffins, kittiwakes, and terns.
Australia's Cuddly Koalas Are Rapidly Dying Out
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, endangered, koalas, wildlife, wildanimals, animaladvocates, habitat, protection )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - globalpost.com
But a new technique -- involving nose prints -- may help conservationists save them.
It Was All About the Dog Walk at the Old Spitalfields Market Paw Pageant
Animals  (tags: dogs, humans, fashion, fund raiser, cute )

Giana
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
A host of doggy dudes donned couture designer fashions from the queen of canine couture, Lilly Shahravesh of LoveMyDog to fund raise for Battersea Dog & Cats Home.
The Fate of This Rainforest Is in Chile's Hands - and Ours ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: mining company, environment, wildlife )

Angela
- 21 hours ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The mining companies of Chile and Ecuador,Codelco and ENAMI are planning a copper mining project in Ecuador.The Llurimagua project would destroy forests and villages in the Intag region of Imbabura province one of the world's most biodiverse environments
Outlaw Barbaric Roadside Zoos - ForceChange
Animals  (tags: )

Barbara
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Please help to sign and post the outlaw barbaric roadside zoos in Louisiana.
Government of Serbia: Stop Serbian Army to Sacrifice German Shepherds for Experiment!
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, suffering, sadness )

Simona
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Dogs who have served all their life, should have a decent old age. They don't deserve that.
Save Monarch Butterflies
Animals  (tags: endangered, suffering, environment, animals, habitat )

Heidi
- 19 hours ago - action.biologicaldiversity.org
Monarch butterflies urgently need your help
Marine Protected Areas Might Not Be Enough to Help Overfished Reefs Recover
Animals  (tags: overfishing )

Ingrid
- 1 day ago - spacedaily.com
Pacific corals and fish can both smell a bad neighborhood, and use that ability to avoid settling in damaged reefs.
Stop the Strip Mining of the World's Biggest Wild Salmon Habitat
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, bears, wildlife, suffering, sadness, habitat )

Simona
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
It's the last remaining wild salmon habitat in North America, supporting more than 42% of the world's salmon population. It's home to Alaska Native people -- whose traditions and livelihoods depend on the Bay -- and to thousands of jobs in tourism and fishi
Again One Animal Endangered By Human; Great Curassow; Don't Eat Everything You See!
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare )

Bettina
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Deforestation of tropical forests is the major threat to the survival of the great curassow. Humans are a direct threat to the great curassow because the local inhabitants hunt them for food. Besides humans, snakes are also their predators.
Save the Awsome Surinam Toad Which Is Carrying Her Eggs, Help Beause of HABITATLOSS!!!
Animals  (tags: )

Bettina
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
While not in any immediate danger, the Surinam toad is vulnerable to run off that pollutes streams and rivers. Heavy rain can wash fertilizers and other substances into rivers, causing eutrophication, or the buildup of vegetation, often in the form of oxy
TAKE ACTION NOW - BAN CRUEL GLUE TRAPS ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: glue traps, cruelty, suffering, killing )

Angela
- 5 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
When a small animal is caught in a glue trap, a slow agonizing process begins from which escape is nearly impossible. It may take three to five days for an animal to die. Most often death comes from a combination of exhaustion, dehydration and starvation.
SAVE the Ocelot Which Is Hunting Because of the Beautiful Fur; ACT NOW!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, endangered, wildanimals )

Bettina
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ocelots have been hunted since the ancient Aztec civilization. The highly prized, distinctive coat is an incentive to poachers. Deforestation combined with direct human threats put the ocelot on the Endangered Species List in 1972.
 

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