Animal Welfare

Denounce Mass Murder of 5,000 Dogs

Denounce Mass Murder of 5,000 Dogs

Chinese authorities killed 5,000 dogs believed to be infected with rabies. Condemn the country for not taking humane preventative measures to avoid this gross loss of life.

Denounce Zoo Owner for Animal Neglect

Denounce Zoo Owner for Animal Neglect

A zoo owner faces 50 animal cruelty charges for neglecting his animals and illegally purchasing more. Criticize him for putting profits above the welfare of these creatures.

Demand Justice for Turtle Killed by Teenagers

Demand Justice for Turtle Killed by Teenagers

A horrifying video of a teenage girl and her brothers torturing and killing a snapping turtle has gone viral. Their actions must be punished; demand that the girl be held responsible for her inhumane treatment of the turtle.

Urge Major University to Stop Abusing Animals

Urge Major University to Stop Abusing Animals

A major university uses pigs for paramedic training when more efficient and humane training models exist. Urge the university to stop using animals for scientific training and instead adopt more humane methods.

Remove Facebook Video of Kitten Being Set on Fire

Remove Facebook Video of Kitten Being Set on Fire

Footage of a kitten being doused in gasoline and set on fire has yet to be removed from Facebook, whose staff claims that the video does not violate the company guidelines. Demand Facebook remove this video that promotes animal cruelty immediately.

Remember Elephant Refuge Founder

Remember Elephant Refuge Founder

The founder of Hope Elephants recently passed away during a freak accident involving an elephant. Thank him for dedicating his life to the rescue and care of these wise creatures.

Denounce Man Who Beat Dog to Death With TV Remote

Denounce Man Who Beat Dog to Death With TV Remote

A man who beat his sister’s Yorkshire Terrier to death with a television remote has been charged with animal cruelty. Ensure that this man receives a harsh punishment for murdering a defenseless pet.

Keep Dangerous Metal Fragments Out of Dog Food

Keep Dangerous Metal Fragments Out of Dog Food

Pedigree recently issued a voluntary recall of dry dog food that was believed to contain metal fragments in the bag, putting thousands of pets’ health at risk. Ensure pet food quality and keep metal fragments out of dog food.

Fire Dog Catchers Who Used Cruel and Illegal Traps

Fire Dog Catchers Who Used Cruel and Illegal Traps

A dog was recently left to die in an illegally modified trap due to the negligence of a dog catching contractor. Demand that the contractors are fired for not following regulations and for neglecting an innocent dog.

Applaud Ban on Religious Animal Sacrifice

Applaud Ban on Religious Animal Sacrifice

Religious animal sacrifice has been banned in one Indian state, saving thousands of innocent animals from a cruel and unnecessary death. Applaud this ruling and encourage other Indian states to follow suit.

Denounce China’s Dog Cull

Denounce China’s Dog Cull

Nearly 5,000 dogs have been unnecessarily killed because of the Chinese government’s fear of a rabies outbreak. Denounce the government’s decision to kill these innocent dogs instead of vaccinating them.

Save Elephant from Being Forced Back into Chains

Save Elephant from Being Forced Back into Chains

A cruel owner who heartlessly abused a captive elephant is trying to regain custody of the animal he kept in chains for fifty years. Urge the courts of India to keep this elephant free and allow him to live out the remainder of his life in a sanctuary.

Don’t Send Freed Elephant Back to Abusive Owner

Don’t Send Freed Elephant Back to Abusive Owner

Raju the elephant was recently released from captivity after enduring 50 years of abuse. However, poor Raju may soon be forced to return to his cruel former owner. Beg officials to protect this kind animal’s freedom and charge his former owner with animal cruelty.

Applaud Travel Company for Supporting Anti-Animal Attraction Campaign

Applaud Travel Company for Supporting Anti-Animal Attraction Campaign

A travel company has removed information on elephant rides from its tourism programs in support of a campaign against animal attractions. Applaud the travel company for helping put an end to animal cruelty and exploitation.

Applaud Initiative to Save Rhinos

Applaud Initiative to Save Rhinos

Rhinoceros populations are diminishing at alarming rates due to relentless poaching. Applaud one national park for implementing an innovative system to save the endangered creatures.

Stop Discrimination Against Dogs Based Solely on Breed

Stop Discrimination Against Dogs Based Solely on Breed

Laws that discriminate against dogs based on the way they look rather than on their temperament have proven to be ineffective and a waste of resources. Urge government officials to stand against an ordinance that would unfairly discriminate against pit bulls.

Stop Mutilating Foxes

Stop Mutilating Foxes

Hunters often kill small animals to encourage their dogs to hunt badgers, but some hunters have been cruelly mutilating them. Fox pups have been found tied to trees and disposed of in trash bags. Demand authorities take action to stop this brutality.

Don’t Allow Tigers to be Kept as Pets

Don’t Allow Tigers to be Kept as Pets

Shockingly, the majority of captive tigers in the United States are being kept as pets. Urge government officials to put an end to this highly dangerous and inhumane trend by creating a system to regulate tiger ownership.

Thank Organization for Saving Monkey’s Life

Thank Organization for Saving Monkey’s Life

A woman recently negotiated to save a pet monkey that was a victim of a drug raid. Thank her for setting a precedent for fostering international cooperation in future cases like these, and for shedding light on the victims of illegal trafficking and poaching.

Applaud Decision to Cancel Dolphin Show

Applaud Decision to Cancel Dolphin Show

Dolphins will no longer have to suffer at the hands of a Florida aquarium as they have decided to pull the plug on a proposed plan to create an entertainment stadium. They will focus instead on rescuing and rehabilitating dolphins. Sign the petition to thank the aquarium for changing their minds on this important issue.

Praise Officials for Shutting Down Pet Rescue that Adopted Out Sick Dogs

Praise Officials for Shutting Down Pet Rescue that Adopted Out Sick Dogs

A pet rescue was investigated for adopting out sick dogs and falsifying veterinary documents that claimed the dogs were healthy, deceiving potential owners. Sign this petition to praise officials for investigating the case and putting an end to this rescue.

Praise Organization Giving Second Chance to Retired Racehorses and Inmates

Praise Organization Giving Second Chance to Retired Racehorses and Inmates

An organization is saving retired racehorses from slaughterhouses while providing rehabilitation to prisoners. Applaud this organization for giving both ex-racehorses and inmates a second chance.

Protect Captive Primates

Protect Captive Primates

Humans and primates are injured every year in preventable attacks. Help keep primates out of the wrong hands by urging Congress to move a bill forward that would protect wild animals in captivity.

Thank Tobacco Company for Banning Animal Testing

Thank Tobacco Company for Banning Animal Testing

The third-largest cigarette maker in the U.S. has issued a new policy banning animal testing. Thank those responsible for keeping live animals out of tobacco testing procedures.

Punish Woman Who Drowned Puppies

Punish Woman Who Drowned Puppies

A woman drowned four innocent puppies in her toilet after her landlord instructed her to get rid of them. Demand a fitting punishment for this cruel and heartless crime.