Animal Welfare

Reduce Negligent Livestock Deaths

Reduce Negligent Livestock Deaths

More than 40 million farm animals are dying each year in the United Kingdom before they make it to slaughter. Stop this outrageous cruelty and neglect now by requiring farmers to take better care of their livestock.

Remove Captive Black Bear from Cruel Entertainment Park

Remove Captive Black Bear from Cruel Entertainment Park

Ricky the bear has spent her life confined to a 250-square-foot concrete enclosure. The lack of roaming space, open water, and plant life has caused her health to deteriorate to the point where she walks with a limp from repetitive motions. Support an animal rights group’s push to move Ricky into a wildlife sanctuary where she can be properly cared for.

Praise Community Action to Stop Animal Abuse

Praise Community Action to Stop Animal Abuse

A small animal welfare group is making headlines across the nation for its incredible work in helping shelter animals and raise awareness about animal cruelty. Thank the group now for proving what a community in action can accomplish.

Help Dogs Rescued from Fighting Ring Find Homes

Help Dogs Rescued from Fighting Ring Find Homes

A massive dog-fighting ring has been stopped, and the dogs involved have been put into shelters. Urge the police department to actively find every dog rescued from this operation a home.

Praise Township for Protecting Feral Cats

Praise Township for Protecting Feral Cats

For the first time in 10 years, a township in New Jersey has voted against trapping and euthanizing feral cats. Thank them now for saving thousands of lives each year.

Applaud the Retrieval of Stolen Cats

Applaud the Retrieval of Stolen Cats

Having a pet stolen from one is a tragic occurrence that nobody wants to experience. Thank cat owners in a city for taking the initiative to band together to retrieve their stolen beloved pets.

End Unethical Purchase of Animals for Research

End Unethical Purchase of Animals for Research

Research facilities may soon be required to only use animals for testing that come from licensed dealers and registered pounds or shelters, cutting down on pet theft and unethical breeders. Urge the House of Representatives to endorse this bill, which is a step in the right direction for animal health and safety.

Success: Dog Saved From Being Euthanized

Success: Dog Saved From Being Euthanized

A perfectly healthy pet dog was to be euthanized, cremated, and buried with his deceased owner, as requested by the owner in her will. Thank an animal welfare society for successfully adopting the dog and rescuing him from a pointless death.

Demand Justice for Neglected Hippopotamus

Demand Justice for Neglected Hippopotamus

A hippopotamus has died of severe injuries sustained from falls during transportation. Demand that the zoo is held accountable for its negligence, which included failing to obtain permits and timely veterinary care for the animal.

Stop the Exploitation of Bears for Human Amusement

Stop the Exploitation of Bears for Human Amusement

Bears are exploited for entertainment in Russia at circus acts and birthday parties. Put an end to bear exploitation in Russia, and instead encourage respect for these intelligent carnivores.

End the World’s Largest Animal Sacrifice

End the World’s Largest Animal Sacrifice

The world’s largest animal sacrifice takes place every five years in Nepal, despite the protests of animal rights activists. Urge the government of Nepal to step in and put an end to this barbaric practice.

Don’t Allow Pony Abuser to Own More Animals

Don’t Allow Pony Abuser to Own More Animals

A man recently dragged his pony behind a pickup truck and beat it repeatedly with a belt buckle. Although he was charged with animal cruelty, he should not ever be allowed to own animals again. Please sign this petition to remove his right to own animals.

Pregnant Dog Intentionally Blown Up With Fireworks Deserves Justice

Pregnant Dog Intentionally Blown Up With Fireworks Deserves Justice

Gang members tried to blow up a pregnant dog with fireworks. Demand that the authorities arrest and charge those involved with this deplorable crime.

Applaud Removal of Exotic Animals from Mall Zoo

Applaud Removal of Exotic Animals from Mall Zoo

Wild animals from a cramped mall zoo will be transferred to sanctuaries, zoos, and rescue operations across the country. Praise the city’s efforts to find better homes for all 31 animals.

Applaud Filmmaker for Exposing Cruel Pig Farm

Applaud Filmmaker for Exposing Cruel Pig Farm

A filthy pig farm has been exposed thanks to a video captured by a filmmaker’s drone. Applaud the filmmaker for bravely documenting the effects of factory farming on animals, people and the environment.

Help Laying Hens Live Better Lives

Help Laying Hens Live Better Lives

Laying hens in California have been granted larger enclosures, but one county plans to rely on community reports to address violations of the new law. It is unlikely that citizens will have access to many egg farms; urge the county to strictly enforce the law to better hens’ lives.

Don’t Keep Wild Animals as Pets

Don’t Keep Wild Animals as Pets

Many wild animals could soon be kept as pets if a recent proposal in Australia is passed. Wild animals should remain in their natural habitats; sign this petition and urge the government to reject this recommendation immediately.

Success: Dog Slated for Death by Deceased Owner Saved

Success: Dog Slated for Death by Deceased Owner Saved

Bela the German Shepherd was sentenced to death by the wishes of his deceased owner. Fortunately, Bela has been given another chance at life, thanks to the dedication of an animal sanctuary and the efforts of activists like you. Applaud these tireless efforts to save Bela’s life.

Stop Exploiting Exotic Animals in Weddings

Stop Exploiting Exotic Animals in Weddings

Couples have been exploiting exotic animals by using them as props in their wedding ceremonies and photo shoots. Please sign this petition to stop people from treating animals like their personal objects.

Applaud Organization for Saving Abused Elephants

Applaud Organization for Saving Abused Elephants

Sixty-seven elephants who were living in brutal and abusive conditions have been rescued. Express your thanks for the compassion of the organization responsible for this incredible work.

Praise Major Donation to Animal Shelter

Praise Major Donation to Animal Shelter

Animals will get much-needed dental care, thanks to a non-profit group’s generous donation of equipment to an animal shelter. Please sign this petition to thank this organization for caring for animals.

Ban Brutal Coyote Hunting Contests

Ban Brutal Coyote Hunting Contests

A coyote hunting contest urging teams to kill as many animals as they could to win a cash prize was recently held in Nevada. Sign this petition and demand a ban against this barbaric form of entertainment.

Celebrate Decision that Grants Orangutan Human Rights

Celebrate Decision that Grants Orangutan Human Rights

An orangutan has won basic human rights and this decision should be celebrated. You can applaud this action by signing this petition and help pave the way for more humane treatment of other animals.

Applaud Punishment of Pit Bull Abusers

Applaud Punishment of Pit Bull Abusers

Two parents allowed their son to physically abuse their pet pit bull puppy. Please sign this petition to support their animal abuse charges.

Urge Grocers to Uphold Cage-Free Egg Regulations

Urge Grocers to Uphold Cage-Free Egg Regulations

California food retailers will be required to sell only cage-free eggs. We applaud this decision to treat hens more humanely, allowing them the space to extend their limbs. Urge the California’s Grocers Association to uphold this change and guarantee retailer compliance.