Animal Welfare

Demand Maximum Punishment for Alleged Dogfighters

Demand Maximum Punishment for Alleged Dogfighters

A major dogfighting ring was just exposed in South Carolina. Demand those responsible receive the maximum penalty under law and help save other dogs from future abuse.

Praise City for Banning Gas Chamber Euthanasia

Praise City for Banning Gas Chamber Euthanasia

Sandy City, Utah has officially banned the use of gas chambers as a form of euthanasia for animals. Praise the city council for its unanimous decision to ban gas chamber euthanasia and implement more humane practices.

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Justice for Two Bear Cubs Shot and Killed in Cold Blood

Two bear cubs were cruelly shot to death as they were running away from a home. Demand that the alleged killer of these amazing animals face felony charges for his unnecessary violence.

Don’t Expand Cruel Dolphin Attractions

Don’t Expand Cruel Dolphin Attractions

Dolphin Cove is planning to expand its dolphin parks to a historically safe haven for dolphins. Forcing dolphins into captivity is an immoral practice that traumatizes and deprives these intelligent creatures. Demand that the Turk and Caicos Islands stop this proposal from moving forward.

Stop Filling Seabirds’ Guts With Plastic

Stop Filling Seabirds’ Guts With Plastic

Ninety percent of seabirds have plastic in their gut, according to a recent study, and nearly all birds could have this problem by 2050. Tell officials to enact an international plan to keep plastic out of our oceans and save the birds.

Dog Thrown from Moving Car and Left for Dead Deserves Justice

Dog Thrown from Moving Car and Left for Dead Deserves Justice

An emaciated dog was thrown from a moving vehicle and left to die in a ditch until officers found him. His injuries were so severe he’s having to be trained to walk again. Bring the poor dog justice by demanding the maximum penalty once the sick abuser is found.

Success: Fox Hunting Ban Preserved

Success: Fox Hunting Ban Preserved

A fox hunting ban that prevents hunters from using multiple dogs to hunt foxes is not being lifted. Sign this petition to thank United Kingdom’s Labour Party members and all other activists who fought long and hard to keep the ban on this cruel practice in place.

Demand MAC Cosmetics Resume Cruelty-Free Policy

Demand MAC Cosmetics Resume Cruelty-Free Policy

MAC has reneged on its cruelty-free policy in order to sell its cosmetics in China. The company is now paying for inhumane animal testing. Demand MAC resume its cruelty-free policy and production practices.

Praise McDonald’s for Dropping Allegedly Cruel Poultry Supplier

Praise McDonald’s for Dropping Allegedly Cruel Poultry Supplier

McDonald’s has cut ties with an allegedly cruel chicken farm after a video was released showing farmers abusing their chickens. Please sign this petition to thank McDonald’s for doing the right thing and terminating their contract with this inhumane farm.

Criminally Charge Allegedly Abusive Former Animal Shelter Employees

Criminally Charge Allegedly Abusive Former Animal Shelter Employees

Animals were allegedly inhumanely euthanized and treated with excessive cruelty by two former animal county employees, yet they have not been brought up on criminal charges. Sign this petition and demand these men be immediately arrested for their alleged animal abuse.

Fire Wildlife Officers Who Killed and Posed with Mountain Lion

Fire Wildlife Officers Who Killed and Posed with Mountain Lion

Controversial pictures of wildlife officers posing next to a mountain lion they killed have once again surfaced. Many people feel the situation was not professionally handled, but the investigation has unfortunately come to a close. Sign this petition and demand these officers be fired for the poor choices they made.

Support Arrest of Couple Accused of Keeping 280 Animal Carcasses in Freezer

Support Arrest of Couple Accused of Keeping 280 Animal Carcasses in Freezer

A couple has been charged with animal cruelty after officers discovered hundreds of deceased animals in their refrigerators and freezers. Please sign this petition to support the arrest of the couple for their alleged inhumane treatment of animals.

Revoke License of Veterinarian Accused of Killing Cat with Bow and Arrow

Revoke License of Veterinarian Accused of Killing Cat with Bow and Arrow

A veterinarian allegedly shot and killed a cat through the head with a bow and arrow, took a picture, and bragged about it on Facebook. The cat appears to have been a neighbor’s pet. Demand that this woman’s veterinary license be revoked at once for her disturbing actions.

Ban Dangerous Walking Safari Tours

Ban Dangerous Walking Safari Tours

A tour guide was recently killed by a lion while giving a walking safari tour, yet these unsafe tours are still being offered to the public. Sign this petition and demand this life-threatening activity be immediately banned.

Success: Michigan County Bans Gas Chamber Euthanasia

Success: Michigan County Bans Gas Chamber Euthanasia

Inhumane gas chambers have successfully been banned in one Michigan county in favor of lethal injection to euthanize animals. Please sign this petition to praise the commissioners for this victory.

Find and Punish Animal Control Impersonators for Taking Dogs

Find and Punish Animal Control Impersonators for Taking Dogs

Fake animal control officers have allegedly been taking neighborhood dogs. Ten have already gone missing in a period of two weeks. Please sign this petition to ask authorities to help find and punish these thieves.

Punish President of Florida Animal Shelter for Alleged Animal Cruelty

Punish President of Florida Animal Shelter for Alleged Animal Cruelty

The president of an animal shelter is facing animal cruelty and abandonment charges after a dog was discovered in horrible health. Urge the county attorney to protect innocent animals from this alleged abuser by helping to ensure she is punished to the maximum extent if guilty.

Punish Officer Who Allegedly Left Dog in Truck to Die

Punish Officer Who Allegedly Left Dog in Truck to Die

An animal control officer reportedly left a dog inside his truck to die. Demand that he be punished to the fullest extent of the law and that he never be allowed to work with animals again if he is found guilty of such thoughtless animal cruelty.

Stop Giving Chimp Cigarettes and Beer at Zoo

Stop Giving Chimp Cigarettes and Beer at Zoo

A chimpanzee is reportedly being given abusive substances at a zoo in China. Demand this disgraceful zoo be immediately shut down and the animals be freed to a sanctuary.

Praise Pixar for Movie’s Anti-SeaWorld Message

Praise Pixar for Movie’s Anti-SeaWorld Message

Pixar’s new film “Finding Dory” is helping to spread awareness about animals being held in captivity. Praise those at Pixar for opening discussion about the ethics of SeaWorld and other marine parks.

End Secrecy at Cruel Beagle Testing Facility

End Secrecy at Cruel Beagle Testing Facility

A university is withholding information about lab-tested animals, apparently to avoid public scrutiny over its taxpayer-funded testing on helpless dogs. Demand that it release this information so that taxpayers know what horrible experiments their money is being used for.

Punish Criminal Who Burned Five Dogs With Acid

Punish Criminal Who Burned Five Dogs With Acid

Five dogs have been found around the Los Angeles area with severe acid burns. When the person committing this disgusting animal abuse is found, urge officials to punish him or her to the full extent of the law.

Justice for Horse Allegedly Dragged Behind ATV

Justice for Horse Allegedly Dragged Behind ATV

A horse was covered in scrapes, cuts and rope burns after her owner allegedly pulled her behind an ATV. This act could have been catastrophic for the horse if she had lost her footing, and as it was she still endured injury. Help ensure her owner is punished for this crime if found guilty of animal cruelty charges.

Stop Torturing Ducks at Cruel Festival

Stop Torturing Ducks at Cruel Festival

Ducks are being tormented year after year in a traditional festival that exposes them to extreme stress and the risk of death. Urge the mayor to end this senseless event once and for all.

Punish Man Accused of Abusing Children and Animals

Punish Man Accused of Abusing Children and Animals

A man is being charged with child molestation, rape and animal cruelty. These crimes against the most innocent members of society need to be punished. Urge the Attorney General to ensure he faces trial for both of his alleged acts of cruelty.