This year's edition of the Easter Cat Punching Event will be hosted by Brighton, UK. The organizers have posted the last year's winner and losers (a bunch of dead cats) on their Facebook event page. Sign the Petition and let's stop this cruel event!
During the Holy Week in Brazil bulls are beaten, contained with ropes, have rocks thrown at them, pepper thrown into their eyes; people run after them and attack them with pieces of wood, knives, pitchforks, sometimes set them on fire.
The Pacific hunt was not specifically mentioned in the ruling and is much less known internationally. Yet in the 2012-2013 campaign, it took three times as many whales as the Antarctic hunt, including three sperm whales.
There are plans to kill hundreds of dogs in the shelter of Braila/Romania.
Many studies and examples have proven, that only spaying and neutering can reduce populations of stray dogs! While killing is inhumane, cruel, not helpful and uneconomic!
A Russian city's ban on demonstrations for LGBT rights was recently overturned by a court, which declared the bans were illegal and an infringement on the rights of LGBT protesters. Support the judges for bravely taking a stand against injustice. YAY!
State and national regulators are letting the illegal breeding of captive- born wolves pass through their reach. In Tenino, WA, individuals are breeding captive- born wolves claiming that they are hybrids with at least 2% dog in them.
The Peruvian Amazon is a beautiful and biologically rich environment that deserves attention and protection. It is home to incredible species like the giant armadillo, the jaguar, and the tapir, to a diversity of great trees and exotic plants Please sign
This is where the 'rubber meets the road'. A pastor is trying to feed the homeless in Birmingham, AL and the mayor insists that he pay the fee charged to vendors who sell food or he can't do it. Good petition for Easter time.
At a recent political stop in San Antonio, the newly minted Governor Perry was on display, wearing his glasses and gesticulating expressively while saying nothing for thirty minutes.****HUMOR***SATIRE***
Leading global banks are ending financing relationships with mountaintop removal coal producers. But Barclays, the British banking giant, poured $550 million dollars into the horrific practice in 2013..
Many scientists believe that if poaching continues to be a problem, we could see our elephants and rhinos disappear in the next decade. It has caused many nations to crush their ivory stockpile as a message to poachers to stop killing these amazing
Florida Black Bears are naturally docile, shy creatures. Florida Black Bears, who once populated the entire state of Florida, dropped in numbers to merely 300 bears in the 1970's and were put on the list of state-threatened species.
The climate panel, which brings together the world's top energy and climate experts, says that to prevent catastrophic climate change, energy systems around the world must be urgently and fundamentally transformed.
In 2003, Pamela Ahern rescued a pig named Edgar Alan Pig who she loved so much that she quit her job and started Edgar's Mission, a sanctuary in Victoria, Australia, that offers a life-long home to over 300 animals at a time.
A bill that was proposed by assembly member Richard Bloom bans the captivity of orca whales for entertainment purposes. With the airing of Blackfish, a documentary that examines the ethics of keeping whales in sea parks, many activists and the general
We selected 3 area supermarkets with which to compare our farmers' market prices: an organic/health food chain, Wild Oats, as we grow organically (though not certified); the most widespread grocery store in town, Albertsons; and Wal-Mart...