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Petition: Urge The Indiana Legislature to Ban Gestation Crates in Factory Farming!
Animals  (tags: Factory Farming, gestation crates, needless suffering, Respect for animals, ethics, animalrights, stressful treatment, stronger protection laws )

- 1 hour ago -
In the U.S., nearly all of our country's 5.5 million breeding pigs are crammed into 2 foot by 7 foot "gestation crates." The crates are so small, pigs are unable to turn around or lie down comfortably, and the sows often suffer extreme physical and...
Woman Tapes Pet DogâEUR(TM)s Muzzle Shut for Barking Too Much, Boldly Uploads Photo on Facebook!
Animals  (tags: pets, protection, suffering, cruelty, animals, animalcruelty, animalwelfare )

- 3 hours ago -
What is it? Are these stupid scum bags so retarded that they can't go buy a muzzle for the poor fur baby's? They think it's a new trend to torture a fur being with duct tape? IDIOTS!!! She looks like a pointy headed, big pointy nosed demon. Poor fur baby.
Grooming Saloon Employee Caught Duct Taping Mouths of Pets Shut During Sessions! Act Now!
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, pets )

- 3 hours ago -
He should be grooming pets, but he tortures them by duct-taping their mouths shut as he works. Criminally stupid, and cowardly. NOT right for this job or ANY OTHER WITH ANIMALS.
Free the Tigers at Houston's Downtown Aquarium
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, cruelty, environment, protection, sadness, suffering )

- 5 hours ago -
The aquarium is one of several of the "Downtown Aquarium" branded restaurants owned by Landry's, Inc. An aquarium-themed restaurant is not an acceptable habitat for tigers to live.
Donald Trump Is Using Mistreated Circus Elephant to Promote a Better America! Sign Now! | YouSignAnimals.Org
Animals  (tags: )

- 6 hours ago -
At a recent Donald Trump support rally in Sarasota, Florida, an Asian elephant painted white with the phrase âEUR~TRUMP MAKE AMERICA GREAT AGAINâEUR(TM) made an unexpected appearance.
Enforce the Law on Bird Slaughter in Cyprus PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, killing, suffering )

- 6 hours ago -
Cyprus is a stopping place for hundreds of millions of migrant birds moving between Africa, Europe & Western Asia each year, during their difficult & very tiring flights across the Mediterranean.
Do Not Support Animal Abuse! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, suffering, cruelty, wildlife )

- 6 hours ago -
Despite major casino/hotels like MGM Grand and Caesar's turning acts utilizing big cats away, Westgate Las Vegas Resort and Casino--in a display of incredibly poor taste--has decided to rent space to Dirk Arthur and his Wild Illusions show.
We Want To See Animal-Free Ringling Bros.! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 6 hours ago -
We want to see an animal-free Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus!
No Dolphin Cruelty in Da Nang, Vietnam! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, wildlife )

- 6 hours ago -
We need to be a loud voice on this issue with the Da Nang government, and to let them know that Westerners will not be bringing tourism dollars to a city which supports animal abuse.
Save Elephants and Rhinos From Extinction PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering, killing )

- 6 hours ago -
There has been an unprecedented increase in the illegal poaching of elephants and rhinos in Africa and parts of Indonesia. The elephant death rate from poaching throughout Africa is higher than the rate that led to the international ivory trade ban.
Pledge Never to Wear the Skin of Another Animal PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering, dogs )

- 7 hours ago -
I want to tell the world that I won't ever wear the skin of a dog, cat, cow, snake, alligator, seal, rabbit, or any other animal. By signing this pledge, I'm saying that the only skin I'm in is my own.
Save Yellowstone's Bison! PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering, protection )

- 7 hours ago -
Yellowstone plans to kill 1,000 of their bison this winter to prevent them from roaming into Montana. They intend to round up the animals and deliver them to Native American tribes to be slaughtered.
Stop Misleading Consumers With Ambiguous Egg Labels PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, cruelty, suffering )

- 7 hours ago -
Nearly 96 percent of eggs sold in America come from hens who are confined to wire cages so tight they can barely move. Current labeling standards regarding animal welfare are unregulated and often leave consumers unsure what theyâEUR(TM)re actually purchasing
Support Refusal to Sell Ivory From Endangered Species PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, suffering )

- 7 hours ago -
DenmarkâEUR(TM)s second largest auction house announced that it will stop selling ivory products after intense backlash on social media. Bruun Rasmussen had planned to sell off a pair of tusks that once belonged to an African elephant, but enormous public
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalwelfare )

- 7 hours ago -
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see the world from an orca's point of view?
Japan to Resume Whaling in the Antarctic Despite IWC Ruling
Animals  (tags: whales, japanese whaling in Antarctica, wildanimals, wildlife, protection, humans, slaughter, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty )

- 7 hours ago -
Japan has decided to resume whaling in the Antarctic Ocean by the end of March after a hiatus since last year, a move likely to prompt international outrage.
Free the Tigers at Houston's Downtown Aquarium
Animals  (tags: tigers, big cats, petitions, cruelty, Texas )

- 8 hours ago -
Houston's Downtown Aquarium has been the home to four white Bengal tigers since 2005. These tigers are held indoors at all times in a small, stressful, and inhumane environment.
Animals  (tags: canada, animal abuse, neglected animals, tortured animals, killings, barbaric animal cruelty, Animal Welfare, ethics, stronger protection laws, suffering )

- 8 hours ago -
Animals are being abused, neglected, tortured and killed all across Canada at an alarming rate. The laws are not tough enough on the criminals who do these atrocious acts to innocent lives. Animal protection and welfare laws should be enforced in ALL...
Stop Euthanizing Animals at ALL New York City Shelters Now!
Animals  (tags: killing shelter animals, euthanization, needless death, ethics, animalrights, animalwelfare, adoptable animals, protection, sadness )

- 11 hours ago -
The reason why I am starting this animal petition is because I believe all cats and dogs should have a chance to find realy good homes. Too many cats and dogs are currently being euthanized at most New York City shelters and I strongly feel this isn't..
Dog Travels 200 Miles On Foot To Return To The Guardian Angel Who Rescued Him
Animals  (tags: dogs, street dogs, humans, GoodNews, rescued )

- 11 hours ago -
Shavi had been trying to survive as a street dog during the harsh Russian winter when her life nearly ended. She was the victim of a hit-and-run, which resulted in.... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel.
End Puppy Mills
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, crime, death, dogs, humans, investigation, law, sadness, suffering )

- 13 hours ago -
Pass legislation closing loophole in current Animal Welfare Act to prevent online sellers from employing abusive puppy mill breeding practices.
Detroit Woman Skins DOG for Dinner and Tells Everyone on Facebook! Sign Now!
Animals  (tags: abuse )

- 16 hours ago -
this woman belongs into jail.
Justice for Chunky - Stop People Who Abuse Animals From Owning Ever Again
Animals  (tags: Animal abuse, Chunky, cruelty, dogs, protection, suffering )

- 18 hours ago -
Chunky, over a period of hours was beaten, drugged, had his neck broken, was started on fire and finally dumped and left for dead. Teens only banned from owning animals for 5 years. (Petition)
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, cats, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, ethics, humans, killing, pets, sadness, suffering, NYC ACC KILLS PETS, ADOPT, PLEDGE $ 2SAVE2 RESCUE GROUP, FOSTER, SAVE, FOREVER FAMILY, 2ND CHANCE 4 ALL )

- 20 hours ago -
Applaud France for Banning Hunting Trophies
Animals  (tags: protection, goodnews, society, wildanimals )

- 22 hours ago -
France has become the first European country to ban the transport of hunting trophies into its borders. This decision comes on the heels of the unjust death of Cecil the lion.
Demand Nation Respect International Whaling Law
Animals  (tags: abuse, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, killing, protection, suffering, whales )

- 22 hours ago -
Japanese whaling ships will be leaving any day to resume hunting whales in the Southern Ocean despite the International Court of Justice ruling JapanâEUR(TM)s whaling program illegal
Justice for Dog Beaten to Death With Mouth Taped Shut, Then Dumped in Dumpster
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, crime, dogs, protection, killed, slaughter, suffering )

- 22 hours ago -
An innocent German wirehair dog was found dead in a local businessâEUR(TM) dumpster with his mouth taped shut. Animal Control confirmed that the poor dog was beaten to death and their investigation helped lead them to the killer

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