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Woman Arrested After Jabbing Sea Turtle Nest With Wooden Stake, Stomping on Eggs, Police Say
Animals  (tags: woman, arrested, jabbing, sea turtle, wooden stake, stamping, eggs, protected, Endangered Species Act, abuse, AnimalCruelty, animals, cruelty, death, protection, wildlife )

- 31 days ago -
Sea turtles are protected under the Endangered Species Act. Nesting season is May 1 to Oct. 30. Loggerhead, green and leatherback sea turtles all nest on Miami beaches. Officials did not indicate which type of sea turtle laid the nest.
Success! - Pets Protected From Being Locked in Cars
Animals  (tags: success, pets, protected, locked, cars, good news, animals )

- 1593 days ago -
Pets are now protected from being locked unattended in a car or other enclosed space where the animal is at risk of overheating in high temperatures, freezing in cold temperatures, or doesnâEUR(TM)t have access to adequate air or water, thanks to a bill
Stop Shark Finning - Sign Please!
Animals  (tags: Endangered, Sharks, protected, shark fin, animal cruelty, animal welfare )

- 1757 days ago -
Sharks are a crucial part of our ecosystem, they regulate marine life, mainly plankton which provide 70% of the oxygen WE use. People are killing sharks for just their fins, and then dumping them back into the ocean where it take hours to days
ACTION ALERT: Global Petition for Marine Protected Areas! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: marine mammals, oceans, protected, areas, conservation, survival, legalisation )

- 2777 days ago -
Please join our campaign for the creation of safe homes for whales and dolphins, by signing the petition below. The campaign calls for 12 large, highly protected safe havens for whales and dolphins, called Marine Protected Areas, by 2012.
DEATH SENTENCE FOR REMAINING 300 BURROS in Texas State Park, Please Sign Petition. September 16, 2011 By Thepersianhorse
Animals  (tags: burro, donkey, protected, killed, slaughter, Texas, ancestral home )

- 2862 days ago -
Another example of unreasonable killing of a few animals who do no harm! Texas is great for this! These burros and donkeys need to be left along! PLEASE sign the petition - there is far too much of this going on! Texas is using terrible judgment!
ACTION ALERT: Speak Up Against New York Bill Hiding Truth About Factory Farms! PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: farm animals, abused, mistreated, whistleblowers, bill, animal abusers, protected, cruetly, factory farms )

- 2963 days ago -
Senate Bill 5172, which is currently making its way through the New York State Senate, could subject whistleblowers to criminal prosecution for their efforts to expose animal abuse on factory farms. This legislation is a desperate attempt by agriculture
Rare White Kiwi Chick Hatches At NZ Wildlife Park
Animals  (tags: kiwi, white chick, rare, NZ, New Zealand wildlife reserve, protected, predators, wildlife )

- 2975 days ago -
A rare white kiwi chick hatched at New Zealand wildlife reserve will have a protected early life - unlike wild kiwis that face nonnative predators that are slowly wiping them out, an official said Thursday.
Over 30 Mammals in Myanmar Declared Protected Animals
Animals  (tags: Myanmar, mammals, rare, protected )

- 3090 days ago -
A total of 39 rare mammals, including tiger, elephant, tapir and golden deer, have been designated by Myanmar's forestry department as totally protected animals.
ACTION ALERT: A No Kill Shelter Is Possible in Allegany County Maryland ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Animals  (tags: no kill shelters, homeless animals, protected, companion animals, legalisation, no kill shelter, allegancy country maryland )

- 3124 days ago -
The Philosophy of No-Kill commits to euthanizing ONLY companion animals that are either irremediably injured or terminally ill, as determined by a board-certified doctor of veterinary medicine, in good standing with the Local Government,
Court Halts Sea Lion Killing at Columbia River Dam
Animals  (tags: sea lions, protected, court hearing, halt sea lion killing, columbia river dam )

- 3159 days ago -
Sea lions that have faced death by lethal injection for making banquets of endangered fish in the Columbia River won a reprieve Tuesday when a federal appeals court told Oregon and Washington wildlife officials to cease killing
Dog Shot and Killed With Bow and Arrow; Neighors Want Justice
Animals  (tags: neighbourhood, stray dog, olivia, protected, looked after, killed, attacked, bow and arrow, horrific cruelty )

- 3191 days ago -
Neighbors are outraged following a disturbing case of animal abuse where someone used a bow and arrow to kill a neighborhood dog. This case involves a stray dog that one neighborhood had come together and taken care of for the last two years.
Police Probe Deaths of Eagles
Animals  (tags: Golden Eagles, killed, protected, posioning, suffering, wildlife )

- 3353 days ago -
Police are investigating the deaths of three golden eagles that will have a devastating impact on the Scottish population of the protected species
Animal Welfare History Is Made as the Final Curtain Falls on Dancing Bears in India
Animals  (tags: history, animal rescue groups. last indian dancin, sanctuary, streets of india, protected )

- 3496 days ago -
A coalition of conservation and animal rescue groups has today made animal welfare history by taking the last dancing bears off the streets of India - bringing an end to a centuries-old tradition that inflicted terrible cruelty on thousands of highly end
Jail Sentence for Maltese Drug Trafficker in Possession of Dead Protected Bird Species
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, birds, protected, sentenced, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3513 days ago -
He was also found unanimously guilty of breaching administrative law enforcement regulations governing the protection of wildlife and possessing dead protected birds in a chest freezer. In all he had 20 dead birds, namely black-necked grebe, cormorant,
Yellowstone Grizzly Deaths Down; Future Uncertain
Animals  (tags: yellowstone grizzlies, endangered list, protected, deaths, future, survival, wildllife, conservation )

- 3524 days ago -
Fewer run-ins between Yellowstone grizzly bears and hunters and renewed efforts to protect them led to a sharp drop in bruin deaths in 2009, officials say, but the decline has failed to quiet growing concerns about the long-term fate of the species.

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