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PETA, Please Help to Free Benjamin, the Traumatized Elephant From Circus Krone, Germany!!!
Animals  (tags: elephant abuse, elephant rides, elephant suffering, elephant welfare, animalrights, ethics, habitat, protection, sadness, wildanimals )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
About an hour ago there´s been a report on German TV (ZDF) about Benjamin, and elephant from Circus Krone who's still abused for elephant rides although he's showing clear signs of stereotypical behaviour and already injured some "riders"...
OUTRAGEOUS! The XL Stands for "Extra Litigation"
Environment  (tags: TransCanada, legal actions, Keystoen XL Pipeline, law, pollution, protection, environment, ecosystems, destruction, conservation )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - onearth.org
TransCanada says if the United States doesnâEUR(TM)t approve the Keystone XL pipeline, it might sue under NAFTA.
Caretaker Filmed While Pounding Monkey at Arman Zoo in Bahrain! Take Action Now!
Animals  (tags: animal cruelty, petition )


- 8 hours ago - yousignanimals.org
This monkey is not just an animal. He is a beautiful creature with feelings! Such actions are unacceptable and cannot go unpunished! We, the undersigned, ask the zoo to fire this individual and take steps to improve animal welfare at their establishment
Protect Oregonians From Aerial Herbicide Sprays PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, humans, protection )

Anna
- 14 hours ago - cbd.salsalabs.com
Take action below -- urge your legislators to support this important new bill and protect Oregonians from indiscriminate aerial spraying.
Ancient 'Lost City' Home to a Vanished Civilisation Found Deep in Jungles of Honduras
Environment  (tags: Honduras, lost civilisation, rainforest, monkey children )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
The jungle-choked remains of a "lost city", abandoned by a mysterious civilisation several centuries ago and long fabled for reports of its gold and "monkey children", have been uncovered in the depths of the rainforests of Honduras.
Trapped Fox Stuck on a Roof   video
Animals  (tags: Wildlife Aid )


- 1 day ago - youtube.com
The "A-team" of Wildlife Aid's rescuers were called out one night, in the rain, to rescue a fox that had been stuck on a roof for 3 days
Utah: Ban - Don't Study - Animal Gas Chambers
Animals  (tags: gas chamber ban, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, ethics, pets, protection, suffering, sadness )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Utah is one of only nine states that still use monoxide gas chambers to dispose of shelter animals. Senate Bill 197 (SB 197) proposes closing down the gas chambers in the state. But the bill received pushback from animal control officers...
Lee Daniels: Stop Promoting Fur!
Animals  (tags: Petition, fur, animals, killed, lee Daniels )

Scooby
- 1 day ago - change.org
Every year over 50 million animals are brutally murdered for their fur.
Cat Found Hanged From Noose in Sickening Act of Cruelty! Demand Punishment For The Culprits!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, cat activists, cat advocates, Cat Lovers, Animal Cruelty, United Kingdom )

Nigel
- 1 day ago - petitionhub.org
A cat was found hanged by the neck in West Midlands, UK. Investigators said that the animal was still alive when it was hanged! Demand punishment for the ones responsible for this ordeal!
This Bearded Hero Is King of the Ducks
Animals  (tags: protection, animaladvocates, wildanimals, hero, jumping int ice-coldwater, rescued )

Annamaria
- 15 hours ago - kindnessblog.com
When Lars in Norway saw a duck trapped under the ice, he didnâEUR(TM)t hesitate to leap into the frigid lake, shattering the ice, rescuing the duck and making a new feathered friend in the process!
Ringling Bros. Eliminating Elephant Acts
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalWelfare, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, animalwelfare )

Phyllis
- 9 hours ago - apmobile.worldnow.com
The circus' parent company, Feld Entertainment, told The Associated Press exclusively that the acts will be phased out by 2018. Growing public concern about how the animals are treated led to the decision.
96 Elephants Are Killed Everyday   video
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, animalwelfare, animalcruelty )

Vamadeva
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
In this short film narrated by Glenn Close, we learn that elephants are an ancient species that have inhabited our planet for 30 million years. Self-aware, playful and highly intelligent, they form strong social and family bonds.
Give Polar Bears More Than a Snowball's Chance
Environment  (tags: Arctic Drilling, polar bears, endangered, animals, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, humans, oceans, politics, pollution, protection, water, wildlife )

Sara
- 1 day ago - act.alaskawild.org
While Shell recently announced plans to drill in AmericaâEUR(TM)s Arctic Ocean this summer, the Obama administration has continued to set the stage for future oil drilling in the region.
Tell Congress to Pass the International Violence Against Women Act
Society & Culture  (tags: WOMAN RIGHTS, violence against women and girls, abuse, culture, ethics, law, politics, rights, safety, congress, violence )

Sabine
- 18 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
The World Health Organization estimates that more than one third of the women on the planet will face physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives. That's more than one billion people who will experience rape, domestic abuse...
Prosecute Jacksonville Man That Killed A Dog By Chopping His Head Off With A Machete!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, rottweiler, animal killer, animal activists, dog killer, dog killed )

Nigel
- 1 day ago - petitionhub.org
This man killed his friend's Rottweiler by chopping its head off with a machete. He then took the dog in the nearby woods and dumped the body there! Demand the maximum penalty for this creep and see that he spends time in jail!
Thug Throws A Living Dog From The Top Of A Building! Demand Punishment!
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, Animal Cruelty, animal activists, Animal Activism, dog advocates, dog killers )

Nigel
- 16 hours ago - petitionhub.org
In the video a man is being seen dragging a dog by its tail on top of a building. The man gets to the edge of the building, picks up the dog by its tail and snout and throws the animal from the building! The dog didn't die right away! Demand punishment!
AK Steel, Stop Dumping Toxic Chemicals Into the Ohio River
Environment  (tags: water contamination, water pollution, Water Quality, ecosystems, destruction, environment, habitatdestruction, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
In 2013 industries dumped 23 million pounds of chemicals into the Ohio River, making it the most polluted body of water in the United States for the 7th year in a row. But one company alone, AK Steel, released 73% of those chemicals.
Former Bait Dog, Courageous Survivor 'Oogy' Has Passed Away
Animals  (tags: celebrity, abuse, sadness, violence, Former bait dog, safety, media, pets, sadness, dogs, business, corruption, cover-up, money, protection, rescued, sadness )

Kelly
- 18 hours ago - examiner.com
OOGS WITH BROTHER RIP BABY BOY, YOU ARE GOING TO BE SADLY MISSED A beloved pit bull, with an unmistakable face and an awe-inspiring story has passed away. The dog, named "Oogy," somehow survived being used bait in the blood-lust sport of dog fighting,
Saudi Reaction: Netanyahu âEUR~Got It RightâEUR(TM) on Iran, Obama Must Listen!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, U.S., iran, obama, netanyahu speech, nuclear arms deal )

Barbara
- 1 day ago - unitedwithisrael.org
Obama would rather ignore Netanyahu, but a prominent Saudi journalist says that Netanyahu is telling the truth and the American leader should heed his advice.
Magnus- the Lion Cub Who Survived On Yogurt And Bread Is Rescued From Circus
Animals  (tags: wildanimals, lions, cub, wildlife, suffering, AnimalWelfare, rescued )

Dan
- 16 hours ago - goo.gl
The cub, Magnus, was snatched away from his captive mother shortly after birth and sold to a Spanish circus. He was billed as a tourist attraction and forced to pose with visitors for pictures... Feature story on today's Animal News Sentinel.Pics and Vid.
This Is How Israel Annexed the United States
World  (tags: Netanyahu, Adelson, Israel, Congress, Israeli, influence, AIPAC, foreign, policy, Iran, war, advocate, nuke, Republican, Party, Israel Hayom, Makor Roshon, NRG )

Sam
- 13 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
King of Israel -- David with a printing press and checkbook instead of a slingshot and a stone. All of this came to the fore: the US cannot determine its own policy in the Middle East and the majority in Congress are under the thumb of a foreign power.
Open Thread - 3/5/2015
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Open Thread, videos )

TomCat
- 10 hours ago - politicsplus.org
Personal news, a Jig Zone puzzle, 3 short takes, and a homemade cartoon (shown). Today's only article.
The Secret Is Out
Animals  (tags: live animals trade, abuse, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, ethics, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering )

Sara
- 1 day ago - action.ciwf.org.uk
Email the head of the European Commission, Mr Juncker, and the Commissioners for Food Safety, Trade, and Agriculture. Tell them that the trade in live animals leaving the EU must stop.
Will 9.6 Million Americans Lose Their Health Insurance?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, Health Care, Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, US Supreme Court, King v Burwell )

Brian
- 1 day ago - america.aljazeera.com
The future of "Obamacare" is at stake in todayâEUR(TM)s King v. Burwell arguments at the Supreme Court.
Jihadi John: Father Accuses Mohammed Emwazi of Being a Dog and Terrorist
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, terrorist, Jihadi John, Mohammed Emwazi )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
The father of Mohammed Emwazi described his son as a "dog, an animal and a terrorist" and revealed he begged his parents for forgiveness before joining Isil and becoming Jihadi John, the Daily Telegraph can disclose.
 

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