Animal Welfare Stop the Abuse and Torture of Turkeys

Stop the Abuse and Torture of Turkeys

Turkeys are being mutilated, dropped, and cruelly killed by a major poultry company. Tell the company CEO that this extreme abuse is unacceptable.

Environment Stop Political Candidate’s Effort to Destroy National Parks

Stop Political Candidate’s Effort to Destroy National Parks

Wyoming’s protected lands may soon be leased to corporations for drilling, mining, and other environmentally destructive practices. Tell the politician responsible for this disastrous plan to change his stance and protect these pristine landscapes.

Success Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

In a victory for transparency, all-expenses-paid trips taken by members of Congress must once more be disclosed on an annual form. This decision fights corruption and makes the government more open. Thank officials for restoring mandatory disclosure.

Featured Save Endangered Red Wolves from Poachers

Save Endangered Red Wolves from Poachers

Only 100 red wolves remain in the wild, and now these last survivors are threatened by poaching. Demand better protections to help red wolves thrive in their natural habitat once more.

Recent Petitions

Reject Political Attack on National Monuments

Reject Political Attack on National Monuments

Proposed national monuments may soon be in danger of development and exploitation if a bill aimed at slowing down the process by which national monuments can be created is passed. Tell the Senate to protect public lands and historic sites by rejecting this cynical attack on American heritage.

Applaud Influential Woman for Advocating Sustainable Food Choices

Applaud Influential Woman for Advocating Sustainable Food Choices

A woman dedicated to animal rights and social justice has been promoted to an influential position at the USDA, and is advocating a sustainable diet to highlight the impact that our food choices will have on the future of people, animals and the planet. Commend this woman for taking a bold stand in defense of health and environmental conservation.

Lift Travel Ban on Crimean Activist

Lift Travel Ban on Crimean Activist

An activist who recently traveled outside his homeland has been barred from returning, a clear violation of his human right to freedom of movement. Demand that his travel ban be revoked and that all activists receive the fair treatment they deserve.

Stop Political Candidate’s Effort to Destroy National Parks

Stop Political Candidate’s Effort to Destroy National Parks

Wyoming’s protected lands may soon be leased to corporations for drilling, mining, and other environmentally destructive practices. Tell the politician responsible for this disastrous plan to change his stance and protect these pristine landscapes.

Stop the Abuse and Torture of Turkeys

Stop the Abuse and Torture of Turkeys

Turkeys are being mutilated, dropped, and cruelly killed by a major poultry company. Tell the company CEO that this extreme abuse is unacceptable.

Applaud the Elimination of Bee-Killing Pesticides

Applaud the Elimination of Bee-Killing Pesticides

A recent decision to ban bee-killing pesticides throughout U.S. National Wildlife Refuge Lands is a huge step in recovering decimated bee populations. Support the Fish and Wildlife Service’s progressive decision to eliminate the use of deadly pesticides.

Denounce Approval of Atlantic Oil Exploration

Denounce Approval of Atlantic Oil Exploration

The survival of endangered dolphins, whales, and sea turtles is severely threatened by resumed oil exploration in the Atlantic Ocean. Oil industry methods are highly detrimental to sea life, causing hearing loss and even death. Demand a reinstatement of the Atlantic offshore drilling ban.

Demand Justice for Six-Year-Old Raped by School Staff

Demand Justice for Six-Year-Old Raped by School Staff

A six-year-old girl was recently raped by both a security guard and a gym teacher at her school in Bangalore. Demand justice for this young victim and punish her predators to the fullest extent of the law.

Ban Cruel Practice of Permanent Dog Tethering

Ban Cruel Practice of Permanent Dog Tethering

Neglectful pet owners often leave their dogs chained up outside their entire lives, depriving them of vital physical exercise and forcing them to suffer severe weather conditions. Urge government representatives to ban cruel tethering practices immediately.

Hold Russia Accountable for Airplane Tragedy

Hold Russia Accountable for Airplane Tragedy

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over the Ukraine last week, killing all of the 298 passengers on board. Demand that immediate action be taken to end the conflict in the Ukraine that caused this tragedy.

Outlaw High-Emission Vehicle Modifications

Outlaw High-Emission Vehicle Modifications

“Rolling coal” is a trend emerging in North America where the owners of diesel trucks modify them to emit the maximum amount of black, toxic, exhaust. Insist that this ridiculous and unnecessary practice be outlawed immediately.

Save Endangered Red Wolves from Poachers

Save Endangered Red Wolves from Poachers

Only 100 red wolves remain in the wild, and now these last survivors are threatened by poaching. Demand better protections to help red wolves thrive in their natural habitat once more.

End Dangerous Drunken Party Nights Held at a Zoo

End Dangerous Drunken Party Nights Held at a Zoo

A zoo currently offers dangerous late-night party events despite numerous reports of reckless and dangerous behavior by drunken visitors. Demand zoo officials put the wellbeing and safety of their animals ahead of monetary gain and permanently cancel these reckless events.

Ensure Certified Sustainable Palm Oil is Actually Sustainable

Ensure Certified Sustainable Palm Oil is Actually Sustainable

Although certified sustainable palm oil exists, there are loopholes that result in mixing sustainable oil with ‘dirty’ palm oil. It is time to create traceable supply chains to ensure that consumers can trust a sustainable certification.

Praise Mall for Protecting Dogs Left in Cars

Praise Mall for Protecting Dogs Left in Cars

A mall in Nova Scotia has assigned a security team to keep owners from locking their pets in cars during the summer months. Thank mall personnel for keeping animals safe from neglectful owners.

Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

In a victory for transparency, all-expenses-paid trips taken by members of Congress must once more be disclosed on an annual form. This decision fights corruption and makes the government more open. Thank officials for restoring mandatory disclosure.

Demand Daily Deal Site Cancel Cruel Circus Promotions

Demand Daily Deal Site Cancel Cruel Circus Promotions

Popular online deal site LivingSocial continues to promote two circuses despite knowledge of their long history of animal abuse. Tell LivingSocial to cancel their promotional offers for these cruel circuses.

Demand Justice for Teenager Murdered by Police

Demand Justice for Teenager Murdered by Police

A teenage boy was recently gunned down by policemen, leaving the boy dead but no officers hurt. There is no evidence that the boy was dangerous, and police will not release video of the shooting. Take action to discipline the officers who committed this lethal crime and help end unwarranted violence by law enforcers.

Stop Exotic Pet Industry

Stop Exotic Pet Industry

The world of exotic animal trade poses many needless dangers to people, the animals involved, and the environment with which these animals come in contact. Sign this petition and demand an end to this appalling trade industry before any further damage can be done.

Applaud Teenagers for Beautification and Habitat Restoration

Applaud Teenagers for Beautification and Habitat Restoration

In response to segregated neighborhoods and the lack of civic and community engagement, the Recreation and Park Department of San Francisco has developed a program to unite cities for a common cause. Applaud the adolescent group, Greenagers, that strives to beautify and restore habitats for city parks.

Reinstate Emissions Taxes for Heavily Polluting Companies

Reinstate Emissions Taxes for Heavily Polluting Companies

A repeal on emissions taxes for heavily polluting companies is likely to raise carbon dioxide emissions and weaken global resolve against climate change. Urge the Australian government to reinstate the levy and support environmentally friendly policies.

Denounce Zoo for Taking Chimpanzees to Movies for Publicity Stunt

Denounce Zoo for Taking Chimpanzees to Movies for Publicity Stunt

Taking chimpanzees to the movies and letting them consume unnatural foods and drinks is negligent and disturbing. Tell Myrtle Beach Safari that you disapprove of their actions.

Stop Turtle Poaching

Stop Turtle Poaching

Poachers are taking turtles from the wild and illegally selling them in North America, Europe and Asia. They are able to do this partly because of weak protections for wild turtles. Take action to save turtles from poachers.

Don’t Allow Cosmetic Company to Resume Animal Testing

Don’t Allow Cosmetic Company to Resume Animal Testing

After priding itself on animal-free testing methods, cosmetic company Revlon reversed its testing policies in order to sell its products in countries that require animal testing. Urge Revlon to stop prioritizing profit over the humane treatment of innocent animals.

Applaud Rachael Ray’s Campaign to Increase Cat Adoptions

Applaud Rachael Ray’s Campaign to Increase Cat Adoptions

Many cats remain caged in shelters, unable to be adopted due to their scraggly and scrawny appearance. Please thank talk show host Rachael Ray for using a photo campaign to improve conditions in shelters, deliver better food to cats, and increase the number of cats that can find a home.