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PETITION - Punish Thieves Who Stole Protected Blue Penguins
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: thievs, blue penguins, protected, robbers, Black Market, pets, died, enjuriescrime )

- 166 days ago -
Three little blue penguins were snatched from their burrow by robbers, presumably to be sold on the wildlife black market as pets or for their parts. Unfortunately, one of the penguins died of injuries sustained in the attack
Petition - Repeal the Michigan Fireworks Safety Act of 2011
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Fireworks, mortars, noise pollution, PTSD, honor our veterns, pets, dogs, dog, cats, wildlife, horses, insurance, property damage, ethics, petition, Michigan, medical )

- 1467 days ago -
In 2011 it became legal for people of MI to buy & light off mortars. It was thought people would stick to the designated Holidays to light them off & the state would profit. Instead people, pets, & homes are being terrorized at all hours all yr. see notes
Protect Family Pets From Cruel Laboratory Experiments PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, crime, cruelty, dogs, death, pets, law, cats, killed, killing, protection, sadness, suffering, congress )

- 2015 days ago -
It is common for dealers to respond to "free to a good home" pet ads, or otherwise misrepresent themselves in order to procure animals for little cost and then sell them for hundreds of dollars each.
Stop Kentucky's Animal Cruelty PETITION!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: kentucky, sadness, suffering, pets, law, ethics, humans, abuse, abused, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, animals, animalrights, animalcruelty, government, news, politics, ethics, dishonesty, americans )

- 2018 days ago -
For the last 7 years, Kentucky has ranked dead last on the list with no real signs of improvement. No provisions at all on sexual assault on animals Protective orders cannot include animals Veterinarians are actually prohibited from reporting suspected
Care2 Member Running for Congress!!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Rebecca Schneider, Congress, Candidate, environment, animals, politics, Constitution, elections, freedoms, economy, pets, women, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', GoodNews, Sustainabililty, wildlife, conservation )

- 3485 days ago -
Care2 member, Rebecca Schneider is running for Congress again to defeat the biggest NO vote in Washington - Jeff Flake. She stands for all the positive things he consistently votes against: helping families, children, women, veterans & small business.
Congress Considers Tax Relief for Pet Owners
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, tax, deductions, veterinary, economy, foreclosures, pets )

- 3630 days ago -
You've undoubtedly heard the sad stories of families being hit hard by the recession and finding themselves suddenly unable to care for their pets. Beloved cats and dogs might be abandoned or turned over to animal shelters if the family home is lost
Supreme Court to Decide Whether Dogfight Video Is Free Speech
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, court, law, freedom, speech, crime, animals, pets, dog fights, abuse, suffering, cruelty, death, pittbulls )

- 3739 days ago -
The high court said it will rule on the case of a Virginia man who was convicted of selling videos of pit bulls fighting. He had advertised his videos in Sporting Dog Journal, an underground publication that reports on illegal dogfights.
Take Action: Anti Horse Slaughter Bills S11 and HR503...
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, americans, congress, animals, horses, slaughter, food, horsemeat, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, humans, animalwelfare )

- 3740 days ago -
The passage of S 311 and HR 503 will prohibit horse slaughter for human consumption in the US and stop the transport of horses across our borders under cruel and abusive conditions to Mexico to be butchered alive and suffer the worst death imaginable.
Sign Petition: Support The Prevention of Equine Cruelty Act (H.R. 503)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: government, americans, congress, animals, horses, slaughter, food, horsemeat, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, humans, animalwelfare )

- 3748 days ago -
The US Congress' failure to pass legislation banning horse slaughter means American horses are being slaughtered for human consumption abroad. Tens of thousands are shipped to Mexico and Canada annually, where they are killed under barbaric conditions.
Horse Slaughter Continues to Split Montanans
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, horses, slaughter, cruelty, suffering, death, pets, sadness, government, montana, politics, money, jobs, business )

- 3762 days ago -
Will Montana be the only state in the nation to have a horse slaughter plant? The answer now depends on Gov. Brian Schweitzer, who will determine the outcome of this contentious issue during the next few days. Will he sign House Bill 418 and allow it?
Sign Petition: Exotic Animals Need Your Help (HR80/S462)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, primates, chimpanzee, pets, humans, dangerous, laws, trade, protection, government, obama )

- 3764 days ago -
Just last month, a Connecticut woman was severely mauled by a 200+ pound pet chimpanzee. Ask your senators to support the The Captive Primate Safety Act of 2009 (H.R. 80 / S. 462) which prohibits interstate and foreign commerce in primates as pets.
Sign Petition: Primates Shouldn't Be Pets
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: animals, primates, pets, protection, habitat, environment, government )

- 3792 days ago -
The Captive Primate Safety Act would make it illegal to engage in interstate and foreign commerce with primates as pets, making it much more difficult for people to buy a chimp as a pet. Tell the Senate to pass the Captive Primate Safety Act!
M.A.R.S. SAFE HAVEN: Change Military Policy About Animals!! TAKE ACTION PLZ!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: military, usa, americans, government, ANIMALS, PETS, ethics, troops, freedoms )

- 3917 days ago -
PETITION IN COMMENTS: We also hear the tales of heartbreak. The pets and mascots of our soldiers are fugitives - victims a military order that requires the killing of animals harbored by American soldiers in combat zones. The order is shoot to kill.
U.S. Senate Passes Farm Bill With Important Companion Animal Provision
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: farm bill, animals, LCFA, companion animals, good ews, senate, pets, safety )

- 4233 days ago -
LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - December 14, 2007) - Your companion animal will be safer if the final version of the Farm Bill includes the Pet Safety & Protection Act (PSPA) provision passed today by the Senate during consideration of its version of the
Follow- Up on Man Ripping Off (Tame) Duck's Head-Duck Killer Was U.S. Auditor on Government Job
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, activists, animal, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animals, animalsuffering, crime, cruelty, death, killed, killing, law, neglect, pets, sadness, scum, suffering, slaughter, wildlife, abuse, government, ethics, corruption, crime, dishonesty, media )

- 4313 days ago -
The man accused of decapitating a tame duck at a Twin Cities hotel is a Denver federal health agency auditor on a government trip, an agency spokesman confirmed today. HE'S ON PAID LEAVE!!!! WE MUST ACT ON THIS ASAP!!

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