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Hurricane Florence: Animals Evacuated From SC Coast Need Forever Homes
Animals  (tags: hurricane florence, Humane Society, Pets in need, shelter animals, shelter pets, Animal Welfare, pets, dogs, cats, animaladvocates )

- 6 days ago -
Button, a female calico mix, and Cashmere, a 1-year-old Chihuahua, are among the 60 animals evacuated (shelter at 200 capacity now) are in need of forever homes, according to the Greenville Humane Society. Visit for more info
As Hurricane Florence Nears, Shelters Ask for Volunteers to Take in Animals | Fox News
Animals  (tags: hurricane florence, shelter animals, foster homes needed, Pets in need, pets, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, dogs )

- 6 days ago -
As Hurricane Florence, a Category 4 storm charging for the East Coast, is expected to make landfall Thursday, animal shelters are asking volunteers to help protect animals. N Carolina, S Carolina, Virginia & Maryland are all under a state as the "monster"
USDA Silent for 3 Years While Dogs Suffer: Fight Back! | ASPCA
Animals  (tags: aspca, petition, puppy mills, AWA, USDA, AnimalWelfare, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, law, suffering, society, ethics, dogs, pets, humans, animalrights, animals, investigation )

- 7 days ago -
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is responsible for updating and enforcing the minimum standards of care outlined in the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). But sadly, the standards havenâEUR(TM)t been meaningfully updated in decades.
URGENT: Storm Prep: Animal Services Offers No Fee Adoption, Local Rescue Groups Seek Foster Homes
Animals  (tags: Hurricane Florence, urgent help needed, pets, dogs, cats, animalwelfare, protection, society, pets, humans, AnimalWelfare, animals )

- 7 days ago -
In preparation of a possible hit from Hurricane Florence, Chatham County Animal Services is offering no-fee adoptions to help clear the shelter and find a safe place for animals. People interested in permanent or temporary adoption
PETITION!! Australian Ancient Rainforest THREATENED!!!
Animals  (tags: endangered animals, protection of rainforests, Tasmania, Australia, petition )

- 8 days ago -
The area is a crucial habitat for 60 of Tasmania's rare & endangered species including the Tasmanian giant freshwater crayfish, the Tasmanian wedge-tailed eagle and the iconic Tasmanian devil!!
More Mammals Are Becoming Nocturnal Due to Human Activity
Animals  (tags: world, society, wildlife, sadness, habitat, environment, ethics, endangered, extinction, conservation, AnimalCruelty, animalrights, AnimalWelfare, animals, humans )

- 8 days ago -
As people increasingly encroach on animal habitats, more wild creatures are taking refuge in the night.
TanzaniaâEUR(TM)s Largest Wildlife Reserve Threatened By Dam Construction | BirdLife
Animals  (tags: world, dams, world heritage site, wildlife, endangered, environment, ethics, extinction, conservation, law )

- 10 days ago -
One of the last areas of untouched wilderness in the world could face irreversible damage. Building a hydroelectric dam in Selous Game Reserve contravenes Tanzanian environmental laws for this World Heritage Site, as well as threatening Endangered bird sp
SpixâEUR(TM)s Macaw Heads List of First Bird Extinctions Confirmed This Decade | BirdLife
Animals  (tags: Birdlife, research, extinction, crisis, birds, biodiversity, wildlife, deforestation, environment, ethics, society, habitat, conservation )

- 10 days ago -
8 bird extinctions in South America including 2 species of macaw, are proof that a crisis is currently unfolding in places that have historically been free of such events âEUR" and itâEUR(TM)s all because of the destruction of natural habitats.
Abandoned Dolphin, Penguins Need Your Help ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, wildlife, suffering, protection, environment )

- 11 days ago -
A dolphin called Honey, 46 penguins, and hundreds of fish and reptiles have been abandoned at Inubosaki Marine Park Aquarium in Choshi after it shut down earlier this year. Former employees are reportedly feeding the animals, but Honey has been left
Ask Your Legislators to Support the BEST Practices Act Before Congress Adjourns ! ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, suffering, protection )

- 11 days ago -
Please add your voice to urge the passage of the BEST Practices Act, legislation that would mandate only human-based training methods be used for combat trauma injury training exercises, as well as for chemical and biological casualty training.
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