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URGENT! SIGN & SHARE! Petition | 250 Krabloonik Sled Dogs in Snowmass Village, Colorado Need Your Help | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Animal Cruelty, Animal Abuse in Colorado, Sled Dogs, Sled Dog Abuse, Krabloonik Sled Dogs Abused & Killed, Shut Down Krabloonik Sled Dog Operation , ACTION! )

- 2009 days ago -
Many of the 250+ Krabloonik sled dogs are tethered to wooden houses by 6-foot chains 24 hours a day for more than seven months straight-sometimes for years-until death. Dogs have been beaten, starved and frozen to death due to abuse and neglect. ACTION!
SPCA Finishes Whistler Sled Dog Investigation
Animals  (tags: sled dogs, abused, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, ethics, habitat, humans, investigation, killed, killing, law, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering )

- 2824 days ago -
The SPCA is asking that the employee behind the killings be charged with crimes that could see him jailed for more than five years. As for the company that ordered the killings, however, the group apparently thinks it should be let off the hook.
SPCA Wants Charge Laid in Whistler Sled Dog Slaughter
Animals  (tags: sled dogs, slaughtered, viciously killed, suffering, criminal charges, spca, crime, animal cruelty )

- 2828 days ago -
The B.C. Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals is recommending a criminal charge in connection with the killing of 56 of sled dogs near Whistler last year.
ACTION ALERT: 100 Huskies Slaughtered, Yet the Responsible Company Lives On! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: sled dogs, slaughtered, massacred, justice for dogs, company, outrage, horrific cruelty )

- 2863 days ago -
To bring the owners of Outdoor Adventures in Whistler, BC to justice for the deaths of 100 Huskies used in the 2010 Winter Olympics. Sled dogs are a great asset to many places the world over. They are often times used to bring items to those in need
Sled Dogs Get Legislation Passed Today!!
Animals  (tags: sled dogs, slaughter, animal cruelty laws )

- 2955 days ago -
The tough new animal abuse laws that BC has been fighting for passed today! April 23 has been proclaimed to be Animal Abuse Prevention Day on the anniversary of the dog's death's. Now, for the rest of Canada!!
Progress! British Columbia Vows to Reform Anti-Cruelty Laws
Animals  (tags: sled dogs, british colombia, reform anti cruelty laws, animal welfare issues )

- 2990 days ago -
After the senseless culling of 100 sled dogs in Whistler, British Columbia, nearly 50,000 community members joined actor Ian Somerhalder (Lost, The Vampire Diaries) in calling on the province to reform its Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act
Cruelty Law Tightened After Canada Sled Dog Deaths
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, law, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 2992 days ago -
The province of British Columbia vowed a crackdown on animal cruelty that it hopes will help erase the international "black eye" it took over a mass slaughter of sled dogs. But officials rejected calls to ban the increasingly popular industry of sled dogs
Ask Target to Stop Sponsoring the Iditarod - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, sled dog race, iditarod sled dog race, suffering, death, humans, society, ethics, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3024 days ago -
Saturday,March 5th,is the start of the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Nearly every single Iditarod has resulted in dogs being killed during the race. Since it began in 1973,at least 142 dogs have been run to death or died from other causes in the Iditarod.
Tell Iditarod Sponsors to Cancel Support of Cruel Race! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, sled race, iditarod sled dog race, humans, society, suffering, death, ethics, protection, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3024 days ago -
The Iditarod is a long,grueling race that has become known for its abuse of animals,causing hundreds of injuries and deaths. Dogs' paws become bruised,bloodied and are cut by the ice. Many dogs incur stress fractures or become sick with intestinal viruses
Canada: Justice for the Slain Husky Sled Dogs! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, siberian husky, ethics, killing, slaughter, death, canada, humans, society, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3033 days ago -
In April 2010, 100 husky sled dogs who participated in the Canada Winter Olympics were slaughtered. The slaughter took place because the company who owned them felt the dogs were no longer a viable profit source. There is no justification for the murder
Speak Out Against the Needless and Brutal Killing of Sled Dogs - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, killing, humans, society, ethics, protection, death, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3036 days ago -
Sled dogs are not livestock, but Terry Lake, the head of the task force appointed to investigate the killing of 100 dogs who were brutally killed in British Columbia seems to feel that they should be treated that way. He recently told The
SPCA Investigates Massive Killing of 100 Canadian Dogs - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, killing, sled dog massive killing, humans, society, ethics, protection, investigation, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3037 days ago -
This is another case of business taking precedence over animal welfare. Documents have revealed that the dog sled tours struggled after the Olympics. After the company could not find a home for the dogs, the pack of innocent dogs were shot in April.
Shut Down Howling Dog Tours, the Company That Allowed 100 Sled Dogs to Be Slaughtered! - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, siberian huskies, sled dogs, killing, death, humans, society, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3045 days ago -
This is the place responsible for the slaughter of 100 perfectly healthy Siberian Huskies. The man who killed the dogs has done it before, for sick, injured, and old dogs. But the only other thing he's done besides the slaughter, is kill unwanted puppies
Justice for 100 Murdered Sled Dogs - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, sled dogs race, killing, humans, society, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3052 days ago -
100 healthy sled dogs were killed in a mass slaughter by dog-sled company, Outdoor Adventures, in Whistler, British Columbia last April. The dog-sled company ordered the killings when bookings for adventure tourism slumped after the Olympic Games.
100 Dogs in Canada Killed After Business Slows - TAKE ACTION
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, sled dogs, slaughter, suffering, killing, humans, society, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare )

- 3053 days ago -
The 100 dogs were shot dead over 2 days after an expected post-Olympics boom in dogsledding business at an adventure company didn't pan out. Most died instantly,others suffered - like the one that ran away with its "face blown off and an eye hanging out".

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