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How Keeping a Pet Helps You Overcome Obesity
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs )

- 19 minutes ago -
Pets are considered a great way to help you overcome obesity.Pets in general can help inspire obese people to complete a weight loss program.
Save the Fallow Deer, It Is a Game Deer But Do We Have to Eat Everything We See??? HELP NOW!
Animals  (tags: wildlife )

- 57 minutes ago -
The name is also Spruce deer. This is a big mammal, midlle size moose animal. The colours are chancing but the spots are always to be seen. It has long head as well long ears. It doesn't have any kind of nest but when there is socalled crusted snow
Conservatives Overturn RCMP Decision to Abandon Muskrat Fur Hats - The Globe and Mail
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, cruelty, Canada, RCMP, Federal Conservative Party of Canada, muskrat )

- 3 hours ago -
I just can't.... A move by the Mounties to doff their fur hats in favour of more animal-friendly tuques has been overturned by the federal Conservatives.
Cute Lizard Likes To Be Tickled : Video Clips From The Coolest One
Animals  (tags: animals )

- 7 hours ago -
I love it when you tickle me.
Boycott the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games Unless the Japanese Government Immediately, and Permanently, Ceases the Hunting, Capture and
Animals  (tags: Boycott, animal, petition, Japan )

- 9 hours ago -
Every southern summer the Japanese Government supports whaling operations in the Great Southern Ocean, illegally entering the economic zones of Australia and New Zealand
Justice for Hank - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Justice, hank, animals, animal welfare, animal cruelty )

- 9 hours ago -
Sheriff Eddie Cathey, Animal cruelty, and murder should not be permitted under your watch. Hold the shooter accountable for his actions. Stop his bullying, and assure the residents of Monroe NC that your Sheriff's department will keep them safe
Stop the Killing of Wolves to Protect Mountain- and Woodland Caribou in British Columbia. - to Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Wolves, British Columbia, Mountain Caribou, animal welfare, petition )

- 9 hours ago -
Wolves are being killed to protect both the Woodlands Caribou and the Mountain Caribou when in both instances they are not to be blamed. The reason for the declining numbers of wolves is the environmental disturbances caused by: Mountain Caribou.
*** Protecting Our Planet *** - a Powerful Effective Light Projection Beyond Words !   video
Animals  (tags: rescued, wildanimals, world, protection, ecosystems )

- 9 hours ago -
On September 20,the United Nations headquarters enlightens in a revolutionary call to action for citizens of the world to protect the world's ecosystems by addressing issues of wildlife trade,mass species extinction,ocean acidification and climate change!
Science Says to Save Wolves - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Science, wolves, Santa Barbara, animal welfare, petition )

- 10 hours ago -
As part of the ongoing review of their deeply flawed plan to allow virtually unlimited wolf hunting in the lower 48 states, the Fish and Wildlife Service commissioned a report from U.C. Santa Barbara.
Intruder Clubs More Than 900 Chickens to Death at Calif. Poultry Farm (Video)
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, abuse, killed, chickens, chickens killed, California, poultry farming )

- 10 hours ago -
Who could do such a thing?? One or more people broke into a Calif. poultry farm and killed almost 1,000 chickens by beating them to death with a golf club. There's a REWARD offered.
EU: Animals Need the Strongest Protections in Trade! - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: TTP trade, EU, animals, trade, animal protection, animal welfare, petition )

- 10 hours ago -
Speak out and urge the European Trade Commissioner to ensure that the TTIP agreement aligns policies toward the strongest animal protection measures in place without dismantling the progress already achieved, and allows the EU to continue to regulate in
Dogs at Georgia Regents University Need Your Help - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Dogs, dental work, animal experiments, Georgia Reagents University, animal cruelty, petition )

- 10 hours ago -
Almost a year has passed since the release of an investigation conducted by The Humane Society of the United States that captured painful dental experiments on dogs behind closed doors at Georgia Regents University (GRU).
What 35,000 Walruses Forced to the Beach Tell Us About Global Warming
Animals  (tags: Climate, U.S., Environment, Alaska, Walruses )

- 10 hours ago -
Federal biologists have discovered an unusual phenomenon on a beach in northwest Alaska: a massive gathering of walruses--35,000 of them--crowded onto a small strip of shore.
Ban Cow Slaughter in India - To Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Cows, cow slaughter, India, animal cruelty, animal welfare )

- 11 hours ago -
At UNGA, Honorable Prime Minister of India upheld our approach to the world as one of the richest civilizations of the world. He emphasized our values as adhering to nature and inclusive thought of "Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam". We Indians would not have been
Open The Door For The Volunteers And Visitors Of Asylum "Pastrovska Gora" Budva, Montenegro
Animals  (tags: Animals, shelter, Montenegro, animal welfare, volunteers )

- 11 hours ago -
We demand free access for volunteers and visitors to the asylum at Pa?trovska gora every working day for in the period of 13-18h (winter) and 16-20h (summer) also free access to the dogs, the possibility of feeding, bathing and medical treatment
THAT's A SHAME ! USDA Remains Unresponsive and Refuse Take NOSEY Off the Road.! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: nosey exploitated mistreated, rescued, protection )

- 11 hours ago -
On September 29, PETA met with USDA officials. These "high-level" agency officials showed up ignoramus and despite all the documentation and complaints submitted by PETA , they refused to enforcing the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) to protect her.
Quebec's Whale Population Faces Catastrophe
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, conservation, death, wildlife, whales )

- 11 hours ago -
The beluga whale population in St Lawrence estuary, Quebec, is facing troubling times, with an unusually high number of beluga whale calves turning up dead. Their decline has been gradual: cancers found. Court rules no exploratory drilling in their area.
David Attenborough Backs £1m Project to Save Bengal Tiger
Animals  (tags: tiger conservatiion, India rural village, human safetyendangered, death, conservation )

- 11 hours ago -
Indian village to be relocated to create the most densely packed population of tigers in the world and stop them eating people
He Kicked a Stray Cat, and Activists Growled
Animals  (tags: Animal Cruelty, Animal Abuse, Animal Justice, Activists, Anti-Cruelty, ASPCA, Law, Legal Punishments )

- 11 hours ago -
"In addition to pushing for jail time where appropriate, said Stacy Wolf, who leads the society's anti-cruelty group, the society has been backing other legal punishments, such as an order that forbids the defendant to have or live with an animal..."
USDA Slams the Door on Abused Elephant 'Nosey' PETA Petition
Animals  (tags: abused, animalcruelty, cruelty, sadness, suffering )

- 13 hours ago -
Week after week after week, PETA has documented Hugo and Franciszka Liebel forcing Nosey the elephant to give rides and perform grueling tricks even though she is hobbled by pain and soreness. USDA refuses as of now to take action to save Nosey.
Convicted Puppy Rapist Gets 5 Years in Prison
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, dogs, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, pets, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, society )

- 13 hours ago -
"A Daytona Beach man convicted of fondling and raping his 8-month-old dog will spend five years in a state prison, according to the State Attorney's Office."-
Tell Sir Richard Branson to Stop Selling Trips to SeaWorld
Animals  (tags: orcas, SeaWorld cruelty, abuse, abused, animaladvocates, animalrights, animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, crime, death, endangered, environment, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killing, law, protection, rescued, sadness, society, suffering, wi )

- 14 hours ago -
While other progressive travel companies, such as STA Travel, have severed all ties with the unethical abusement park SeaWorld, Virgin Group, founded by Branson, is still offering ticket deals to its customers.
Demand Action for Our Southwestern Desert Tortoises
Animals  (tags: desert tortoise, animalrights, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animals, conservation, endangered, environment, extinction, habitat, humans, law, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 15 hours ago -
ct now! Urge Interior Secretary Jewell to help prevent a catastrophe for these threatened animals – and find a way to keep this center open.
Opinion: Newbie NYT Reporter Suffers Chronic Attack of Hoof in Mouth Disease, AGAIN!
Animals  (tags: Wild Horse, Wild Burro )

- 15 hours ago -
There's an age old adage that says, "Even a fool is considered a wise man, until he speaks" or in this situation, writes; and in the case of freshman New York Times reporter David Phillips it couldn't be more crystal clear than just that!!
Paradise Created for Interior Least Terns
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, GoodNews, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, conservation, endangered, environment, GoodNews, protection )

- 16 hours ago -
Great news: Interior Least Terns are now so abundant on the Lower Mississippi River that the species may be taken off the Endangered Species list. The URL tells how groups can work together to save a listed species, and provides a great MODEL for others.
California Wolves: Waiting for Fulfillment
Animals  (tags: wolves, california )

- 16 hours ago -
In wildness, we should all want Fulfillment (or Satisfaction).

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