Animals at steer-tripping rodeos are exposed to death, injury, and terror. Demand that Boyd Gaming Corp. not allow these dangerous and abusive events at an upcoming rodeo.
A deadly outbreak of typhoid fever in Zimbabwe is a tragedy that could have been prevented. Call on the president of Zimbabwe to improve conditions and access to clean water.
A former beauty queen recently publicly announced her sexual identity. Applaud this woman for her courage and praise her for the positive impact that her announcement will have on the future of beauty pageants.
The social stigma towards domestic violence has made it hard for students of college universities to reach out for support and confide in their peers. Many people don’t realize that domestic violence also occurs within student relationships. Sign this petition and stop domestic violence in colleges and universities.
Legal wildlife trade is still an ongoing problem. A recent statement made by the International Trade Center supports this malicious practice to benefit local communities, despite endangering species and enabling terrible cruelty to animals. Petition the ITC to find better ways to promote economies in poor communities.
A group of 28 U.S. Senators recently held an all-night meeting to address climate change. Commend their commitment to the environment and thank them for drawing attention to this important issue.
A major casino enterprise has been cited with several animal welfare violations in conjunction with a big cats magic show. Prioritize the safety of the animals by demanding the cancellation of this abusive show.
Countless animals are being tortured and killed for cruel and unnecessary product testing. While many countries have banned this practice, there are many others who continue to rely on this type of testing. We must encourage nations all over the world to end the cruel practice of cosmetic testing on animals.
The Fish and Wildlife Service has set aside land for the endangered jaguar to repopulate in the United States. With only a handful of the cats seen in the country, it is imperative that they receive protection. Sign this petition and commend the department for their commitment to wildlife.
A comic book has been banned in Malaysian because it contains the word ‘Allah.’ This is a violation of freedom of speech and of the media, and the ban needs to be immediately removed. Urge the Malaysian government to lift the ban at once.
A recently introduced bill would prohibit animal testing for cosmetics and require companies to use alternative forms instead. Non-animal testing is cheaper, faster, and better at predicting human reactions, rendering animal testing unnecessary. Support and pass this legislation.
Show Your Soft Side, an anti-animal abuse campaign, has increased volunteerism, donations, and adoption rates in animal shelters in Baltimore. Sign this petition and applaud the campaign’s success.
Hawaii passed a bill banning certain deadly pesticides, and yet one biotech company continues to spray its fields anyway. Meanwhile, residents are suffering numerous ailments, including lung disease and cancer. Tell this company to prioritize residents’ health over profit.
A company has recently created a safe, affordable, and sustainable method of transportation for the people of Africa through their specially-built bicycles. Because their parts are made in Africa, the bikes have also created numerous job opportunities for African citizens. Thank the company for their efforts to help Africa.
Pet parrots are facing a crisis: the difficulty of caring for an undomesticated animal has led to mass abandonment of parrots that proved to be too much to handle, and the pet trade continues to severely impact wild populations. With great intelligence and complex social lives, many parrots develop serious behavioral problems because of the stress of captivity. Sign this petition to demand the United States government place restrictions on breeding parrots, and enact stricter regulations on the parrot trade.
A very dangerous and banned toxin has recently been found in many products tested throughout the United States. This substance is known to cause cancer, endocrine disruption, and a weakened immune system. Demand immediate regulations be put in place to keep this chemical out of products.
South China tigers have been extinct for more than 20 years. A group wants to reintroduce the few domesticated tigers back into the wild so that they can thrive as a species again. Please sign this petition to save these tigers and support their reintroduction.
Endangered sea lions are being hunted and sold for meat in Japan. Stop the cruel practice of sea lion hunting today, before they are extinct.
Oil spills threaten penguins by exposing them to the risk of freezing. A conservation group organizes donations that provide penguins with sweaters to keep them warm. Applaud this group’s efforts to rescue these fascinating birds.
A police officer allegedly abused and killed his girlfriend’s dog, by beating the animal to death. Demand that this animal abuser in a position of power be prosecuted swiftly and vigorously.
A plan to deregulate the poultry industry is now in the final stages of becoming a reality, despite the huge risks to public health, and undoubtedly yet more suffering for the animals. Sign the petition to urge the government not to go through with this deregulation.
Hundreds of villagers were evicted from their homes near a mine in Sierra Leone. Although promised arable land and economic opportunities, they have been left in an arid, rocky area far away from productive land. Help correct this serious human rights abuse.
Countless rattlesnakes will be massacred after being gassed out of their dens, beheaded and skinned – still wriggling – as part of a day of ‘family entertainment.’ A commission vote could have prevented this event, but it was never cast. Petition the chairman of this commission to cast a vote and ban this horrific slaughter of animals.
Proposed oil and gas surveys will have a devastating impact on marine life and the delicate ecosystems where they live. Millions of animals will be harmed or killed in the name of profits for fossil fuel industries. Take action to save these marine animals from harm.
Recently, artist Nickolay Lamm created a doll based on the national average size of a 19-year-old female. His doll will now be produced due to donations from intelligent, socially conscious people like you. Sign this petition to thank the artist and his supporters.