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Please Sign: Tell the UK to Stop Using Animals in Advertising
Animals  (tags: chimpanzees, Choppers, United Kingdom, animals in advertising, tea ads, Ada, Twycross Zoo, PG Tips Tea, animal exploitation, animal rights, endangered apes )

- 1890 days ago -
In the past, dressing up chimpanzees for human roles created appealing TV commercials, which some say the chimps enjoyed doing. But now they know it was a bad idea. Use of exotic animals in ads harms them and makes it seem ok to take them from the wild.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Paying the Price for Factory Farming! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: factory farming, subsides, united kingdom, animal welfare, animals abused, farm animals, regulations, laws )

- 2684 days ago -
On average, each UK citizen shells out nearly £8 per month in taxes towards EU farming subsidies. In total, European citizens pay over £45 billion a year into the Common Agricultural Policy. Disgracefully, the CAP does little to protect our animals.
ACTION ALERT: UK Animal Experimentation Law: Don't Let Things Get Any Worse! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, animal labratories, horrific cruelty, animal welfare, protection laws, legalisation )

- 2793 days ago -
The government is planning to change the law that controls all animal experiments in the UK. That could mean even less protection for animals in laboratories than there is today. Please take action now to let the government know there must be no weakening
ACTION ALERT: Remove Jim Paice as Animal Welfare Minister! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, animal welfare minister, overturned, circus animal ban, animal welfare issues, removal )

- 2850 days ago -
In the 12 months that Jim Paice has been Animal Welfare Minister he has: Refused to ban wild animal in circuses. Overturned a ban on battery cages for game birds. As Hunting and Shooting Minister, committed to a repeal of the Hunting Act.
U.K. Debate on Performing Animal Ban Turns Into Three Ring Circus- PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, government, polticans, betrayed circus animals, ban animal circuses )

- 2856 days ago -
Despite widespread support from both the public and politicians for a ban on wild animals in circuses, U.K. officials announced they were going to pursue a licensing regime instead. Thanks to Animal Welfare Minister Jim Paice and Environment Secretary
ACTION ALERT: Ban the Electric Dog Collar in UK! - PLEASE SIGN PETITION!
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, electric shock dog collars, dog abuse mistreatment, banning )

- 2864 days ago -
Wales has banned the use of electric shock dog collars! Great for dogs in Wales but wouldnt it be fantastic to see them banned in the rest of UK.
ACTION ALERT: Tell the UK: Keep Strong Animal Protection Standards! - PLEASE SIGN PETITION!
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, animal welfare, laws, protecting labratory animals, horrific sadistic cruelty animal experim )

- 2867 days ago -
A new Directive regulating the use of animals in experiments is set for implementation in all 27 European Union member states by January 1, 2013. For many member states, this Directive represents a step forward in protecting animals against laboratories.
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, government, public, outrage, ban circus animals, animals exploitated, abused tortured )

- 2868 days ago -
It's not often that a political decision is made that seems certain to disappoint almost everyone but, given the overwhelming level of public support for an end to the exploitation of wild animals in circuses, it's no exaggeration to say that news,
UK Shark Fin Ban - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, shark, shark fins, shark finning, fish, marine animals, United Kingdom, humans, shark fin trade, killing, ethics, protection, environment, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2933 days ago -
Shark finning is the barbaric act of removing the fins from a live shark and then dumping the fish back into the oceans where it suffers an agonising death. The fins are then used in the production of Shark Fin Soup.
Mystery of 75 Starlings Falling From the Sky
Animals  (tags: birds, starlings, sommerset, united kingdom )

- 3296 days ago -
Animal welfare officer Alison Sparkes, who was called by police, said: "It was a remarkable sight, I've never seen anything like it."
Farne Sea Birds Buck Breeding Trend
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, marine wildlife, sea birds, breeding trend, habitat, endangered, extinction, protection )

- 3775 days ago -
Internationally important colonies of sea birds on the Farne Islands bucked the trend and enjoyed a successful breeding season, according to the National Trust. The birds were bolstered by an ample supply of their staple food - sand eels - and managed to
Rare Albino Hedgehog Rescued By Couple
Animals  (tags: united kingdom, wildlifem, wild animals, hedgehog, albino, rescued, endangered, extinction, humans, habitat, protection )

- 3776 days ago -
A rare albino hedgehog believed to be one of only 100 in Britain has been rescued by a couple who spotted it glowing in the dark in their garden. Nick and Julie Packham made a 250-mile round trip through the night to take the hedgehog to the Tiggywinkle
UK: Decision Due on Major Badger Cull
Animals  (tags: United Kingdom, human interfernce, wildlife extermination, wildlife victimization, animal farming, environmental degredation, human disease fears, wildlife persecution )

- 3996 days ago -
Britain's first major cull of badgers for 25 years to combat tuberculosis in cattle could be announced later.
UK: Biggest Dog-Fighting Trial in 140 Years
Animals  (tags: abuse, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, crime, cruelty, dog, death, Dogfighting, dogfighting, dogs, investigation, killing, protection, suffering, United Kingdom, court, court date )

- 4215 days ago -
The biggest dog-fighting trial in England in 140 years is due to begin today as animal protection groups warn that the practice is on the increase across the nation. A total of 26 people are to appear at Birmingham Crown Court.
SCOTLAND: Puffin Chicks Starving to Death
Animals  (tags: United Kingdom, human overpopulation, overfishing, pollution, encroachment, climate change, global warming, human ignorance )

- 4242 days ago -
Puffin chicks on a group of remote Scottish islands are starving to death, according to the National Trust for Scotland (NTS).

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