A man gassed his dog, Mocha, to death with car exhaust fumes and was never charged or convicted. Demand law officials stop turning their backs on this case, and get justice for Mocha.
A pet recently died due to heat exhaustion when it was left inside a vehicle aboard a ferry. Demand that the ferry company change its rules which mandate all pets to be left unsupervised in vehicles during transport.
A miserable polar bear in Argentina needs to be moved to Canada where the climate is more suitable for him. Tell the Mendoza Zoo to move Arturo to Canada.
A recent bird control endeavor resulted in seizures and slow deaths for hundreds of birds at one of the busiest airports in North America. Urge the airport system to ban the use of cruel poisons and commit to humane methods of controlling wildlife populations.
Cruel cosmetic procedures for dogs may finally be banned in Illinois. Sign the petition to stop the mutilation now.
Foie gras, an inhumane product made by cruelly enlarging duck or goose livers, is a food delicacy in many countries. The controversial entree was gaining popularity in India, until the country introduced a ban on foie gras imports. Applaud this ban, which will halt the popularity of this cruel delicacy.
A Facebook page called “The Only Good Dog is a Dead Dog” promotes animal cruelty and violates Facebook’s own regulations and guidelines. It needs to be taken down immediately. Demand that Facebook delete this offensive page today.
A man is charged with animal cruelty after authorities found four dead horses in his residence. Please sign this petition to commend his arrest and spread awareness of the consequences of animal abuse and neglect.
A state-proposed livestock board aims to replace animal welfare representatives, giving board members an unbalanced amount of power and threatening the health and well-being of farm animals. Urge government representatives to oppose the creation of this biased board.
Rodeos are an outdated tradition that involve the cruel treatment of animals for entertainment. Tell the Australian government to put an end to these inhumane events.
Battery hens live a depressing life. The Tasmania government had stopped buying battery hen eggs and begun to phase out battery hen farms until a new party took power. Tell the Tasmanian government that its policy change is unacceptable and that it must end the purchase of battery hen eggs.
Over a thousand captive-bred minks died after being released from their enclosures by animal rights activists. Your signature will ask that the well-being of animals is considered before any future acts of protest.
Despite attempting to blame alcoholism for the fact that he dragged his dog for miles behind his truck, a criminal instead faces years in prison. Thank the judge for issuing the maximum sentence in this heartbreaking case of animal abuse.
Thousands of healthy stray animals are at risk of being euthanized, if a proposed amendment to animal welfare regulations becomes law. This is an easy way for government officials to avoid assuming responsibility for their own inaction and failure to implement humane population controls. Urge officials to ensure that innocent stray animals will not be killed.
After hearing a case of a man who ruthlessly dragged his dog from the back of his vehicle, a judge assigned him the maximum sentence of five years in prison for animal cruelty. Thank her for sending a strong message that animal cruelty will not be tolerated.
Charlie is a 5 year old big, sweet, tender and beautiful dog who hasn’t even gotten to celebrate his 6th birthday yet. He was recently diagnosed with Lymphoma and is undergoing intensive chemotherapy. Charlie needs all the love, support, prayers and funding that he can get to get through this arduous journey.
Jumping Jack is a sweet California Mutt who was brutally struck by a hit-and-run driver and left in the road to die. Fortunately Jumping Jack survived the collision, but was left with numerous pelvic and femur fractures. Please help Jumping Jack get back on his feet.
Mobile veterinarians rely on their ability to travel to unpredictable locations, but DEA officials recently tried to prevent them from doing so. Thank Congress for passing an act that allows mobile veterinarians to continue their life-saving work.
Twice as many airlines will now report on incidents that put the health and safety of animals at risk, a step toward better accountability in the industry. Thank decision makers for prioritizing greater protection for pets traveling by plane.
Animal testing is expensive, cruel, and because the subjects are animals, the results often do not accurately indicate how a human body will react to that treatment or cosmetic. It is therefore unacceptable to allow animal testing to continue any longer. Help us demand that the British government make good on their promise to reduce the amount of animal testing done in their laboratories.
A young dog was found hanging on a railing outside of a primary school. The innocent animal had clearly suffered prior to its gruesome and untimely death. Urge authorities to do everything in their power to capture the sick killer.
Captive white pigeons have begun violently plucking fellow birds’ feathers, indicating malnutrition, overcrowding, or bullying among the zoo’s bird population. Urge the zoo’s owner to increase the size of the birds’ habitat and to ensure that they are regularly fed and monitored.
Controlled substances are illegal to carry, but are often necessary for veterinarians to treat home-bound animals. A bill has been introduced to allow veterinarians to carry these live saving drugs; urge President Obama to sign this important bill into law.
Many pet store animals come from unregulated breeding facilities that commonly produce sick animals. Consumers who unknowingly buy these sick pets often surrender them to overcrowded animal shelters when veterinary bills become too high. Demand that stores reimburse vet fees for all sick pets sold.
Many animals die while trapped in scorching hot vehicles, left there by their owners – often momentarily. Rhode Island has passed a law aimed at stopping this cruelty, criminalizing the act with the threat of jail time and a hefty fine for offenders. Applaud this movement which will undoubtedly save the lives of many animals.