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Petition - Ban the Cruel Declawing of Cats
Animals  (tags: declawing, cat cruelty, animal welfare and rights, needless suffering, mutilation, prevention of cruelty to animals, suffering, ethical treatment of animals, stronger protection laws )

- 576 days ago -
Support a statewide ban on declawing cats. The city of Denver may soon join a handful of other U.S. cities that have banned the cruel practice of declawing cats. The procedure, which involves the surgical amputation of the bones, joints and tendons...
Bouba Ndjida National Park Elephants Killed In Poaching Spree, Activists Claim
Animals  (tags: Poaching, Killing, mutilation, AnimalCruelty, conservation, death, endangered, protection, slaughter, wildlife )

- 2650 days ago -
Wildlife activists say poachers have slaughtered at least 200 elephants in four weeks in an ongoing killing spree in a Cameroonian national park.
ACTION ALERT: Ban the Barbaric Practice of Cat Declawing in the U.S.! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: declawing, cruetly, mutilation, banning, cats, welfare, protection )

- 2694 days ago -
In November, Israel became the latest country to outlaw the practice of declawing cats. The procedure is a painful one that has no medicinal benefit to cats and can permanently alter their behavior.
ACTION ALERT: Outlaw Devocalizing of Cats and Dogs ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: statewide, outlaw devocalizing, mutilation, cruetly, dogs, cats, animal welfare )

- 3109 days ago -
Massachusetts became the first state in the US to outlaw de-vocalizing of animals on July 21, 2010. De-vocalization of animals is an exceptionally dangerous procedure commonly referred to as "De-barking.
Animals  (tags: devocalization, mutilation, cruelty, debarking, dogs, cats, states, banning, animal welfare )

- 3110 days ago -
Update April 23, 2010: Late yesterday, Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick signed H.B. 344, an Act banning the devocalization of dogs and cats into law! This is the first effective statewide law to ban devocalization. The law was drafted and supported
Animals  (tags: horrific cruelty, peta, reward to find dog torturer, machete attacked, mutilation )

- 3117 days ago -
PETA is offering up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who apparently mutilated a dog with a machete in a southern Texas town last month. The poor dog (renamed "Angel" by rescuers) "somehow escaped" from his
ACTION ALERT: Urge J.Crew to Stop Selling Cruelly Obtained Australian Wool ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: australian wool, sheep industry, mulesling, mutilation, lambs, j crew )

- 3124 days ago -
Despite knowing about the cruel mulesing mutilation of lambs used for wool in Australia, J.Crew is turning a blind eye to consumer demands and cruelty to animals by continuing to sell products made from Australian wool.
ACTION ALERT: Urge Governor Schwarzenegger to Sign Declaw/Debark Bill ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: california state, animal advocate, ban devocatlisation, declawing, animal cruelty, mutilation )

- 3184 days ago -
This important bill will prohibit California landlords from requiring tenants to declaw cats or devocalize (debark) dogs. This bill has passed in the California Assembly and Senate. Please call and write to the Governor and urge him to sign AB 2743 into
Stop the Mutilation of Lambs in Australia ! TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: animals, environment, AnimalWelfare, lambs, mutilation, Australia, protection, suffering )

- 3235 days ago -
A maggot infestation called "flystrike" has hit lambs in Australia, but the parasites are causing an even bigger problem. Many Australian farmers are attempting to prevent and combat "flystrike" by cutting off chunks of skin from lambs' backsides with
ACTION ALERT: Stop Declawing of Cats!!
Animals  (tags: cats, mutilation, elimination, declawing, cruelty )

- 3465 days ago -
I would like to see this eliminated from the lives of our feline friends. To do this is truly irreversible and very cruel. It changes their personalities and removes the ability to get out of trouble with other animals by taking away the ability to
ACTION ALERT: Cosmetic Surgery And Mutilation Ban For Animals In Oregon!!!
Animals  (tags: cosemtic surgery, mutilation, cruelty, oregon, animal welfare, laws, protection )

- 3475 days ago -
Although there are many sensible pet gaurdians and veterinary clinics, who do not practice cosmetic procedures on animals, it is still today a popular, yet unnecessary practice. Commonly used by breeders for the prefered look of different "breeds" (many
Big Cats Lose Claws
Animals  (tags: lion man, new zealand, lions, tiger, declawed, mutilation, cruelty )

- 3496 days ago -
Big cats featured on The Lion Man hit TV show are suffering after having their paws 'mutilated' so they could perform with their handlers, says the wildlife park troubleshooter now overseeing the animals' welfare. Some 29 of the 37 lions and tigers
ACTION ALERT: Outlaw Canine Devocalization!
Animals  (tags: brutual cruelty, devocalisation, mutilation, devoicing, barbaric, legalisation, banning, animal welfare )

- 3523 days ago -
Would you ever silence a family member? Some people silence their dogs through devocalization, a painful surgery that cuts the vocal cords through the animal's oral cavity or an incision in the neck.
ACTION ALERT: Help Ban Cat DeClawing!
Animals  (tags: cagts, protection, ban declawing, mutilation, cruelty, legalisation )

- 3524 days ago -
We, the undersigned, do hereby respectfully request that the San Francisco Board of Supervisor's enact a ban on the de-clawing of cats. De-clawing cats is cruel and unnecessary.
PETA Offers Reward in Austin Dog Mutilation Case
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, mutilation, reward, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, killed, protection, pets, suffering )

- 3619 days ago -
When Vickie McCauley unwrapped the body that she and her co-workers had found abandoned near their Austin office, she was sickened by what she saw. The pit bull's paws were reportedly bound with rope, her throat had been sliced open, and her face had

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