Recent Petitions

End Dangerous Drunken Party Nights Held at a Zoo

End Dangerous Drunken Party Nights Held at a Zoo

A zoo currently offers dangerous late-night party events despite numerous reports of reckless and dangerous behavior by drunken visitors. Demand zoo officials put the wellbeing and safety of their animals ahead of monetary gain and permanently cancel these reckless events.

Ensure Certified Sustainable Palm Oil is Actually Sustainable

Ensure Certified Sustainable Palm Oil is Actually Sustainable

Although certified sustainable palm oil exists, there are loopholes that result in mixing sustainable oil with ‘dirty’ palm oil. It is time to create traceable supply chains to ensure that consumers can trust a sustainable certification.

Praise Mall for Protecting Dogs Left in Cars

Praise Mall for Protecting Dogs Left in Cars

A mall in Nova Scotia has assigned a security team to keep owners from locking their pets in cars during the summer months. Thank mall personnel for keeping animals safe from neglectful owners.

Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

Success: Lobbyists’ Gifts to Elected Officials to be Disclosed

In a victory for transparency, all-expenses-paid trips taken by members of Congress must once more be disclosed on an annual form. This decision fights corruption and makes the government more open. Thank officials for restoring mandatory disclosure.

Demand Daily Deal Site Cancel Cruel Circus Promotions

Demand Daily Deal Site Cancel Cruel Circus Promotions

Popular online deal site LivingSocial continues to promote two circuses despite knowledge of their long history of animal abuse. Tell LivingSocial to cancel their promotional offers for these cruel circuses.

Demand Justice for Teenager Murdered by Police

Demand Justice for Teenager Murdered by Police

A teenage boy was recently gunned down by policemen, leaving the boy dead but no officers hurt. There is no evidence that the boy was dangerous, and police will not release video of the shooting. Take action to discipline the officers who committed this lethal crime and help end unwarranted violence by law enforcers.

Stop Exotic Pet Industry

Stop Exotic Pet Industry

The world of exotic animal trade poses many needless dangers to people, the animals involved, and the environment with which these animals come in contact. Sign this petition and demand an end to this appalling trade industry before any further damage can be done.

Applaud Teenagers for Beautification and Habitat Restoration

Applaud Teenagers for Beautification and Habitat Restoration

In response to segregated neighborhoods and the lack of civic and community engagement, the Recreation and Park Department of San Francisco has developed a program to unite cities for a common cause. Applaud the adolescent group, Greenagers, that strives to beautify and restore habitats for city parks.

Reinstate Emissions Taxes for Heavily Polluting Companies

Reinstate Emissions Taxes for Heavily Polluting Companies

A repeal on emissions taxes for heavily polluting companies is likely to raise carbon dioxide emissions and weaken global resolve against climate change. Urge the Australian government to reinstate the levy and support environmentally friendly policies.

Denounce Zoo for Taking Chimpanzees to Movies for Publicity Stunt

Denounce Zoo for Taking Chimpanzees to Movies for Publicity Stunt

Taking chimpanzees to the movies and letting them consume unnatural foods and drinks is negligent and disturbing. Tell Myrtle Beach Safari that you disapprove of their actions.

Stop Turtle Poaching

Stop Turtle Poaching

Poachers are taking turtles from the wild and illegally selling them in North America, Europe and Asia. They are able to do this partly because of weak protections for wild turtles. Take action to save turtles from poachers.

Don’t Allow Cosmetic Company to Resume Animal Testing

Don’t Allow Cosmetic Company to Resume Animal Testing

After priding itself on animal-free testing methods, cosmetic company Revlon reversed its testing policies in order to sell its products in countries that require animal testing. Urge Revlon to stop prioritizing profit over the humane treatment of innocent animals.

Applaud Rachael Ray’s Campaign to Increase Cat Adoptions

Applaud Rachael Ray’s Campaign to Increase Cat Adoptions

Many cats remain caged in shelters, unable to be adopted due to their scraggly and scrawny appearance. Please thank talk show host Rachael Ray for using a photo campaign to improve conditions in shelters, deliver better food to cats, and increase the number of cats that can find a home.

Save White Rhino Sanctuary from Coal Mine Pollution

Save White Rhino Sanctuary from Coal Mine Pollution

A coal mine is scheduled to open near the outskirts of a white rhino sanctuary, threatening the health of wildlife and local residents alike. Demand that the coal mine cease operations and help preserve this pristine habitat.

Stop Demolition of Rare Forest

Stop Demolition of Rare Forest

The state of Florida plans to demolish one of the world’s rarest forests to build an apartment complex and department stores. Please convince the builders to move their project elsewhere and preserve the precious forest.

Improve Medical Care for Rape Victims

Improve Medical Care for Rape Victims

A mentally challenged rape victim was recently made to wait naked for three hours before receiving a medical examination. Demand changes to hospital procedures and facilities in order to ensure that victims of sexual assault receive timely care.

Shut Down County Fair’s Cruel Animal Chase

Shut Down County Fair’s Cruel Animal Chase

Animals are released in an arena, chased, and terrified by small children who then get to keep the animals as prizes, at an annual event. Not only is this event illegal, but it is cruel and inhumane. Please sign this petition to shut down this animal chase.

Protect Crucial Marine Life from Overfishing

Protect Crucial Marine Life from Overfishing

Industrial overfishing has led to a population collapse among marine life that has devastated species such as pelicans and sea otters. Act now to protect sensitive ecosystems from the threat of overfishing.

Thank State for Protecting Camels

Thank State for Protecting Camels

One Indian state is enacting protections for its camels, a species whose global population has declined by 40 percent in 10 years. Thank Rajasthan for protecting this iconic creature.

Stop the Legalization of Child Labor

Stop the Legalization of Child Labor

Child labor may soon become legal in Bolivia. Tell the President of Bolivia that children belong in schools, not in the workplace, and urge him not to sign this unethical proposal into law.

Applaud City for Implementing Bikeshare Program

Applaud City for Implementing Bikeshare Program

In response to extreme levels of smog in the Chilean city of Santiago, the governor implemented a bikeshare program and plans to construct bicycle lanes. Thank this governor for remaining innovative when faced with environmental concerns.

Stop the Ruthless Poisoning of Birds

Stop the Ruthless Poisoning of Birds

Birds are being poisoned by an airport that sees them as pests, causing their prolonged and agonizing deaths. Urge airport management to seek nonlethal measures of pest control and stop subjecting birds to unjust torture.

Stop the Smuggling of Cheetah Cubs

Stop the Smuggling of Cheetah Cubs

Cheetah cubs are being snatched from their mothers and smuggled to the Middle East to be sold as status symbol pets. Urge government officials to end this inhumane trade and save these magnificent creatures from extinction.

Protect Children at Disney World from Sexual Predators

Protect Children at Disney World from Sexual Predators

In light of recent sex stings that have led to the arrests of several Disney World employees, it is important that stricter precautions are taken before hiring prospective employees. Sign this petition to ensure that the millions of minors who visit Disney World are kept safe from sexual predators.

Prevent Universities from Retaining Bad Professors

Prevent Universities from Retaining Bad Professors

Students’ educations are being neglected, as university faculty are being evaluated based on research output rather than teaching ability. This negatively affects the caliber of education provided by these institutions. Petition research universities to make students’ educations their first priority.