Thousands of domesticated animals are trapped near a damaged nuclear power plant in Japan. Urge the Japanese government to partner with non-profit organizations to help reunite animals with their owners.
In response to extreme rabies death rates, some 100,000 dogs are killed every year. Though vaccinations have been successful, the government stubbornly continues the mass culling. Urge more responsible and humane measures be taken to stem rabies outbreaks.
Increased demand for chicken has led to less oversight of poultry care and slaughter by profit-hungry companies. Urge the U.K. to ban unsafe and cruel poultry managing practices.
A man has been charged for starving his pet pit bull and leaving him outside of his house to freeze to death. Please sign this petition to make sure this man is punished for his crimes.
An innocent cat was brutally beat and set on fire by a sick and twisted New York resident. The alleged criminal’s only regret about the crime was that it was done in a public space where he got caught. Demand prosecutors fully investigate and punish this unthinkable crime.
A puppy mill was just found with over 200 dogs and cats, all of the animals living in horrible conditions. Fortunately, many animal welfare organizations partnered to save these animals and are nursing them to health. Sign this petition to commend their combined rescue efforts.
Retired military dogs are not guaranteed a happy, relaxing retirement on United States soil, in the company of familiar humans. A proposed mandate would change this gambled fate, requiring all retired military dogs be returned to the U.S. to live with familiar humans. Urge this mandate be passed so all U.S. military dogs are allowed a very comfortable retirement.
Two teenage girls uploaded a video of themselves torturing and killing a gopher tortoise. Praise law officials for quickly seeking justice and making an example out of them to protect other tortoises from future cases of abuse.
A measure not only gives agriculture farmers defense against certain lawsuits, but also protects the methods and practices of puppy mills and large scale dog breeding businesses. Sign this petition and stop the passage of this ballot measure.
Sixteen thousand cormorants many soon be killed in an effort to protect salmon populations. This could jeopardize the entire cormorant species. Urge officials to reconsider their lethal approach and find another way to protect the salmon.
A transportation company has stubbornly decided to use glue traps to reduce the rodent population, a method which involves the slow and agonizing deaths of any animal caught in its grasp. Urge company officials to abandon this cruel form of pest control and focus on humane ways for fighting infestation.
It may soon be illegal to covertly film or photograph animal cruelty on factory farms and in slaughterhouses in some Australian states. Urge officials to reject this proposal, which would negate current efforts to improve the factory farming industry’s standards.
Monkeys involved in an experiment were recklessly mistreated, being rolled down a hallway in ferret exercise balls. Sign this petition to prevent this abuse from happening again.
Traditional zoos confine animals in cages under stressful conditions, on display for endless crowds. Applaud a design firm transforming zoo habitats to more closely resemble wild environments, improving the experience for visitors and animals alike.
Three police officers have been allowed to return to active duty after brutally shooting a woman’s pet dog fifteen times and killing it in response to noise complaints. Urge city officials to file animal cruelty charges against these men and stop giving special treatment to police officers.
SeaWorld has plans to subject a dolphin to a terrifying transport from Japan to Texas. Demand SeaWorld to take a firm stance against the annual capture and killing of dolphins in Japan by abandoning these plans.
A famous Hollywood actress is calling for a ban on the cruel and unnecessary practice of cosmetics testing on animals in the United States. Please thank her for standing up for the well-being of animals.
District attorneys are seeking charges against a man who posted videos of himself luring and attacking a stray cat. Praise the move, which will bring justice to King the cat as well as deter future abuse of strays.
A man shot and killed his girlfriend’s turtle during a domestic dispute between the couple. Killing an animal due to anger at a person is never okay. Demand this man be punished to the fullest extent possible.
A captive marine mammal park in Canada is owned by a man known for deception, cheating, and law-breaking. Demand this man either sell his park to a more compassionate person, or close it and release the animals to seaside pens or into the wild.
Many military dogs’ former handlers wait years before reuniting with their canine counterparts due to bureaucratic red tape. Sign the petition below and acknowledge that these dogs are more than pets, they are veterans, and they deserve to be brought back home.
Canada has only one captive orca left in the country. Kiska has lived the majority of her life in captivity. Urge her captors to allow Kiska to live out the remainder of her life in a seaside pen, where she can finally be one with her natural environment once again.
European clothing designer Esprit has partnered with an animal rights group to promote cruelty-free footwear and apparel. Thank them now for keeping animals safe from unnecessary slaughter.
A fake animal rescue group who has been selling malnourished animals to pet stores is now being shut down. Sign this petition to thank the judge for his decision to permanently ban this organization from being involved with animals.
112 cats were rescued from an animal hoarder who liked to take in feral cats. Her efforts got out of hand when she ended up housing too many cats for her to handle. Please sign this petition to thank authorities for saving these cats.