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Puerto Rico Protects Leatherback Turtle Nesting Area
Animals  (tags: leatherback turtles, turtles, Puerto Rico, AnimalWelfare, animals, endangered, conservation, protection, habitat, wildlife, environment )

- 2138 days ago -
Puerto Rico's governor has signed a law to protect a swath of land along the island's northeast coast that is a top U.S. nesting site for the world's largest turtle species.
Don't Kill Iguanas-Relocate Them! TAKE ACTION!
Animals  (tags: iguanas, Puerto Rico, relocate, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, death, cruelty, environment, habitat, protection, killing, rescued, sadness, wildlife )

- 2571 days ago -
Puerto Rico has announced plans for a massive cull of an invasive species of iguana and for the sale of harvested meat, according to The Associated Press. Iguanas are considered an endangered species throughout most of Latin America, but Puerto Rico is..
Speak Up for Leatherback Sea Turtles and the Beaches Where They Nest!
Animals  (tags: sea turtles, leatherback sea turtles, animalwelfare, Puerto Rico )

- 2869 days ago -
Leatherback sea turtles could lose one of their favorite nesting beaches. Puerto Rico's Northeast Ecological Corridor is in jeopardy of losing its designation as a nature reserve if developers get their way.
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, government, animal welfare, animal protection, laws legalisation )

- 2954 days ago -
Please, sign this petition as a moral-abiding contract and to raise awareness of the problems facing Puerto Rico animals. Let your voices be heard by the Puerto Rican government demanding change on the island for the animals.
Puerto Rico Aims to Protect Newly Discovered Reefs
Animals  (tags: coral reefs, Puerto Rico, ecosystems )

- 2960 days ago -
As the ocean floor plunges off southwestern Puerto Rico, it reveals coral reefs dotted with bright-blue sea squirts and a multitude of other organisms whose existence has given hope to scientists who strive to save the island's threatened ecosystems.
Victory! Massive Monkey Prison Kicked Out of Puerto Rico City
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, monkey, puerto rico, ban, experimentswildanimals )

- 3058 days ago -
officials in Guayama, Puerto Rico have just approved two landmark ordinances banning the import_, export, breeding, and use of monkeys in experiments within its boundaries.
Tell Puerto Rico to Stop Monkey-Breeding Facility
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, protection, suffering, monkey, puerto rico, experiments, breeding )

- 3065 days ago -
PETA's campaign to stop plans by biological supply company Bioculture to build a monkey-breeding facility in Guayama, Puerto Rico, just got another shot in the arm, courtesy of CNN Headline News' Jane Velez-Mitchell.
ACTION ALERT: Help Needed to Save More Than 4,000 Monkeys ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, senators, legalisation, monkeys, protection, welfare, experiments, savage evil cruelty )

- 3075 days ago -
Senators in Puerto Rico have introduced an important resolution that would strongly urge U.S. government agencies to permanently deny Bioculture Puerto Rico, Inc., permission to import and breed monkeys at a horrendous facility that's under construction
Guilty Verdict in Puerto Rico Horse Abuse Case Spurs Hope Among Animal Rights Activists
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, horse dragged, guilty verdit, cruelty, animal rights activists )

- 3078 days ago -
AP) -- A man accused of dragging a stubborn horse alongside his truck has become the first person convicted by a Puerto Rico jury under an animal protection law enacted after dogs were thrown to their deaths from a bridge
Officials Kill 800 Monkeys in Puerto Rico
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, killed, slaughtered monkeys, send to labratories, humans, destroyers, cruelty, authoritites )

- 3320 days ago -
These monkeys are yet another example of human interference in nature gone wrong, and the animals pay the ultimate price Puerto Rican officials have killed 800 monkeys for allegedly damaging crops and natural resources. Most of the monkeys killed were
Take Action: Tell Puerto Rico to Stop Monkey-Breeding Facility
Animals  (tags: AnimalCruelty, Puerto Rico, monkey breeding facility )

- 3321 days ago -
UPDATE: In response to a lawsuit filed by local citizens and PETA, a Superior Court judge in Puerto Rico has ruled in activists' favor and halted all further construction of the Bioculture facility because the company's applications and permits did not co
ACTION ALERT: Permanently Halt Primates-For-Research Farm In Puerto Rico!!
Animals  (tags: primates, torn from wild, captured, tortured, research, horrendous cruelty, puerto rico )

- 3324 days ago -
Thousands of monkeys will be spared from misery inside research labs. Though primate experiments have failed to yield tangible data for AIDS, Alzheimer's, stroke, cancer, and other diseases -- construction of a huge monkey-breeding compound was planned
PR Kills 800 Monkeys Blamed for Crop Destruction
Animals  (tags: patas monkeys, monkeys, killed, massacred, 800 killed, puerto rico, outrage )

- 3330 days ago -
Puerto Rican officials have killed 800 monkeys blamed for scavenging crops and damaging natural resources in the island's southwest region.
ACTION ALERT: Tell Puerto Rican Governor Luis FortuñO to Withdraw Support for Primate-Breeding Facility!!!
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, primate breeding faciltiy, governor, primate testing, experiments, suffering )

- 3335 days ago -
Tell Governor Fortuño that Bioculture has proven itself to be "reprehensible" (per Senate report) and he needs to withdraw all support for that company's primate-breeding facility.
Puerto Rico: Hell on Earth for Monkeys
Animals  (tags: puerto rico, proposal monkeytorture labratory, animal welfare, hell on earth, horrific sadistc cruetly )

- 3479 days ago -
Beach bums everywhere agree that Puerto Rico's beaches are heavenly, but the island will become hell on earth for thousands of monkeys if a massive primate-breeding facility is approved. PETA is taking no time off in our efforts to shoot down the

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