Animal Welfare

Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves

Punish Man for Brutally Murdering Wolves

A self-proclaimed ‘wolf hater’ injured and murdered wolves with his van, then put up pictures and a description of the incident online. Whether or not this man will be justly punished remains to be seen. Demand justice for the wolves and a harsh sentencing for the guilty man.

Urge Councilman to Take Responsibility for Death of Dogs

Urge Councilman to Take Responsibility for Death of Dogs

Forty-five dogs in a hoarding situation were tragically killed in a fire on a Nevada councilman’s rental property. Urge the councilman to take responsibility for what happened on his property, and to help strengthen hoarding regulations in his state.

Stop Annual Wolf Hunt

Stop Annual Wolf Hunt

The annual Wisconsin wolf hunt will wipe out nearly half of the once-endangered grey wolf population in the area. Protect the wolves of Wisconsin now.

Praise Proposal to Ban Bestiality

Praise Proposal to Ban Bestiality

After decades of pressure from animal rights groups, Denmark has finally decided to criminalize bestiality. Thank officials for making plans to put a stop to legalized cruelty.

Demand Justice for Mistreated Animals at Sanctuary

Demand Justice for Mistreated Animals at Sanctuary

More than a year after one of the worst cases of animal cruelty and neglect in Washington’s history, the perpetrator has yet to have charges filed against him. Demand justice now for the 124 animals he tortured.

Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Praise Domestic Violence Shelter for Adding Pet-Friendly Housing

Victims of domestic violence will be able to bring their pets with them as they start a new life, thanks to a program that provides housing for victims and their animals. Thank officials for offering a safe haven to people and pets alike through this lifesaving program.

Support Ban Against Bestiality

Support Ban Against Bestiality

The abhorrent and cruel practice of bestiality may finally come to an end in Denmark, thanks to one official’s work. Sign this petition and support the efforts to outlaw this cruel practice.

Punish Caretakers Who Murdered Dogs

Punish Caretakers Who Murdered Dogs

More than 20 dogs suffered heat exhaustion and died after the kennel attendants neglected to care for the animals. Urge the prosecuting attorney to punish these abusers so the dogs’ families can receive closure.

Support Exotic Animal Display Ban

Support Exotic Animal Display Ban

The display of wild and exotic animals may soon be banned in a Florida city, thanks to the efforts of a local animal rights organization. Sign this petition and support the efforts to ban wild and exotic animal displays.

Protect Pigs from Cruelty and Neglect

Protect Pigs from Cruelty and Neglect

Farm animals are being abused and neglected during transportation, due to inhumane and outdated laws. Urge government officials to enforce stricter regulations and ensure that cruelty of this kind does not occur in the future.

Stop Massive Animal Sacrifice

Stop Massive Animal Sacrifice

Half a million innocent animals will be killed as religious sacrifices at a Nepalese festival in November. Help prevent this cruel mass slaughter.

Applaud Protection of Ebola Patient’s Dog

Applaud Protection of Ebola Patient’s Dog

An Ebola patient’s dog will remain in safe keeping rather than be killed out of fear that the animal contracted the deadly virus. Applaud this decision to let the dog live to see its owner once she is healed.

Approve New Software to Protect Animals

Approve New Software to Protect Animals

A local animal shelter needs approval to use an innovative tracking system to protect its animals. Please sign this petition to ask the state to approve this system.

Applaud Upholding of Ban on Foie Gras

Applaud Upholding of Ban on Foie Gras

A California ban on foie gras has been upheld by the Supreme Court. Applaud the court for ensuring that this unethical delicacy continues to be prohibited in the state.

Defend Animals from Abusers

Defend Animals from Abusers

Thousands of animals are abused and hurt every day by irresponsible owners. Pledge to be part of the solution, and help end all kinds of animal abuse.

Applaud Effort to Give Chimpanzees Legal Rights

Applaud Effort to Give Chimpanzees Legal Rights

Chimpanzees are intelligent animals whose right to freedom from captivity deserves to be recognized by law. Applaud a lawyer’s intense dedication to winning this right for intelligent primates.

Celebrate Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics

Celebrate Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics

India has officially banned the import of cosmetics tested on animals. Commend this compassionate ban in favor of animal welfare.

Stop Police Violence Against Dogs

Stop Police Violence Against Dogs

An innocent dog was shot and maimed in her own backyard while police performed a raid on the wrong house. Demand that the police put an end to their violence against pets.

Punish Juvenile for Strangling Cat

Punish Juvenile for Strangling Cat

A teenager recorded himself strangling and throwing a cat across a street. Demand that police charge this teenager with animal cruelty.

Establish More Accurate Sentencing for Animal Cruelty

Establish More Accurate Sentencing for Animal Cruelty

A dog breeding facility kept more than 50 dogs in derelict conditions, denying them food and water and confining them to cramped cages littered with excrement. The couple responsible has been charged with only two counts of animal cruelty. Demand more serious punishment for these horrific crimes.

Stop Bestiality in Denmark

Stop Bestiality in Denmark

Animal brothels and bestiality are legal in Denmark as long as the “animals don’t suffer.” Demand that bestiality in Denmark be stopped and that those who commit sexual abuse of animals be punished.

Dismiss Inspector Who Ignored Animal Abuse

Dismiss Inspector Who Ignored Animal Abuse

A government inspector was seen not only allowing but encouraging animal abuse at a hog transport facility. Demand that the investigator be suspended from his duties, and that if he is found guilty of breach of conduct, he be fired altogether.

Punish Cruel and Neglectful Pet Owners

Punish Cruel and Neglectful Pet Owners

Pets rely on their owners for adequate safety, nutrition, and love. Too often, pet owners let their animals go without the care they deserve, abusing and neglecting them. Support a new bill in Thailand to hold owners accountable for their pet care.

End Barbaric Practice of Burning Bulls Alive

End Barbaric Practice of Burning Bulls Alive

Bulls are set on fire and burned alive for entertainment at a horrific annual festival. Spectators watch as the bulls suffer unimaginable pain from balls of flaming pitch fixed to their horns. Urge officials to end this inhumane practice.

Tell Major Fashion Line to Stop Selling Angora

Tell Major Fashion Line to Stop Selling Angora

The production of angora wool relies on the barbaric practice of ripping fur from the skin of angora rabbits. Many fashion retailers have stopped selling angora, but French Connection continues to support these cruel practices. Tell French Connection to end sales of angora wool.