An annual dog meat-eating festival is coming up in the Chinese region of Yulin. Demand that the government cancel this cruel and unlawful festival.
Consumer goods giant Unilever claims not to test most of its products on animals, but most is not all. Urge Unilever to adopt testing methods that do not involve animals.
Ohio is one of few states with incredibly minor punishments for severe animal abuse. Sign this petition to urge Ohio to implement stricter laws and protect innocent animals.
An animal shelter euthanized five cats with a slow, horrific death in a gas chamber and then told the man who brought them in that four of them had been adopted. Demand this shelter convert to a no-kill policy and become managed by an honest person who will truly care for these animals.
Research chimps were promised to be released more than a year ago, but little action has been done to send them to sanctuaries. Stop these animals’ suffering by demanding that they be freed immediately.
Criminals have been stealing family pets or getting them from shelters so that they can make a quick profit. Thank animal welfare groups for spreading awareness of this trend and getting local police to take it seriously.
A greyhound died every three days at Florida’s dog racing tracks between June 2013 and December 2014. Please help ban dog tracks in one Florida city to stop this cruel injustice.
A PETA animal shelter euthanized the majority of its dogs and cats last year, despite having a budget surplus. Demand PETA uphold its animal rights values and stop euthanizing its shelter animals.
Bullfighting is still allowed in many areas, despite public outrage over this cruel sport. Demand that this vile practice be banned nationwide.
Mighty the llama was savagely killed and mutilated by three men. Mighty was his herd’s protector and most likely died to save the other members of his herd. Demand that the men responsible for Mighty’s violent death be severely punished for their heinous crime.
Lolita is a famous killer whale who has been imprisoned in a shallow tank for more than 30 years. Demand that she be released into the wild immediately.
Several teenagers were caught on camera torturing and killing a wild pelican, but only one has been charged with the crime. Sign this petition to ensure that the instigator receives harsh punishment and the rest of the participants are also held responsible for their actions.
A mandate that animal shelters work toward finding homes or life-saving options for animals is currently being considered in Virginia. Support the bill, which would effectively outlaw one particular shelter with a kill rate of over 70 percent.
A recent video revealed slaughterhouse workers performing horrific acts of cruelty, including jumping up and down on the neck of a conscious sheep. Sign this petition to ask the slaughterhouse owners to immediately enact stricter policies against such callous behavior.
Thousands of cats were recently crushed to death by Vietnamese officials who seized them from illegal meat traders. Demand that officials crack down on the restaurants and transporters importing illegal cat and dog meat.
An animal welfare bill will ensure the welfare and protection of live animals in Lebanon if it is passed by the Parliament of Lebanon and becomes a law. Sign this petition and offer your support.
A man allegedly beat his six-month-old puppy named Hennessy with a shovel and buried her alive under two feet of snow, leaving her to die. Demand that this alleged animal abuser is prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
Dogs can be heard crying out from an animal testing lab with past citations that won’t provide evidence that its animals are being treated humanely. Demand that the lab owner allow public visits to prove these animals are not being abused.
A ban on pit bulls has been removed in a Kansas town, prompting many citizens to celebrate the victory. Sign this petition and congratulate the mayor for the action, as it will help remove such bans in other cities.
Three men who stabbed and dismembered a llama have been apprehended and charged by police. Praise the charges, which could result in a lengthy prison sentence for the offenders.
Several slaughterhouse employees captured on video deliberately engaging in acts of animal cruelty have been fired or suspended pending an investigation. Applaud the abattoir’s tough stance on misconduct and ask them to take measures to prevent similar cruelty in the future.
A malnourished pit bull was found stuffed into a suitcase and abandoned to die in freezing weather. Ask New York City’s district attorney to ensure that the individual responsible is punished as harshly as the law allows.
Psychologically and physically abused rhesus monkeys now have an important ally, who is fighting tirelessly for their freedom. Applaud the compassionate woman attempting to end laboratory testing on intelligent and vulnerable rhesus monkeys.
Thousands of smuggled cats were recently buried in a mass grave, some while they were still alive. Urge the Vietnamese government to revise its animal handling policies and crack down on the smuggling of animals into the country to prevent further cruelty.
The Los Angeles Fire Department jumped straight into action and saved a dog from a fast flowing river no matter what it took. Thank the fire department for all of its efforts in saving this dog’s life.