Articles written by: Alex Gansky

Alex Gansky

Demand Zoo Accused of Abuse and Neglect Retire Animals to Sanctuary

Demand Zoo Accused of Abuse and Neglect Retire Animals to Sanctuary

A zoo with a long history of Animal Welfare Act violations allegedly continues to have problems with its animals’ mental and physical well-being. With no signs of improvement at the zoo, it is time these animals are moved to a sanctuary. Sign this petition to demand these animals are retired to an accredited sanctuary.

Stop Museum from Senselessly Killing Chicks

Stop Museum from Senselessly Killing Chicks

A museum is killing chicks just a few days after they hatch so a new batch of eggs can be put in the incubator. This museum claims this cruel practice teaches the public about life cycles. Sign this petition and demand the museum put a stop to the senseless killing of baby chicks.

Encourage Poland to Support Fur Farm Ban

Encourage Poland to Support Fur Farm Ban

Fur farms could soon be banned in Poland due to a new parliamentary bill. Every year, 8 million animals needlessly suffer and die in Polish fur farms. Sign this petition and urge parliament to support this new bill.

Demand Priceline Stop Booking Cruel Animal Attractions

Demand Priceline Stop Booking Cruel Animal Attractions

A popular travel company continues to do booking with companies that exploit elephants. Elephants used for rides and other attractions are typically abused, neglected, and chained for extended periods of time. Sign this petition and demand Priceline stop supporting these cruel businesses.

Stop Exploiting Bear Cubs for Photos

Stop Exploiting Bear Cubs for Photos

A roadside zoo is allowing the public to handle and take photos with bear cubs. Forcing these young bears to constantly interact with humans is incredibly stressful and can lead to long term problems. Sign this petition to demand this zoo stop exploiting these bears.

Success: University Stops Starving and Gassing Lab Animals

Success: University Stops Starving and Gassing Lab Animals

Cruel research was being conducted on countless animals, in which the animals were reportedly starved for extended periods of time and then gassed to death. Thankfully, St. Mary’s University put an end to these barbaric experiments. Sign this petition and praise the university for ending the research.

Success: BCBG Bans Fur and Angora

Success: BCBG Bans Fur and Angora

Fashion giant BCBG has made the decision to stop selling products using fur and angora wool. Countless animals are trapped within these industries and face unimaginable horrors and death daily. Sign this petition and praise BCBG for no longer supporting these barbaric industries.

Success: Resort Ends Cruel Big Cat Show

Success: Resort Ends Cruel Big Cat Show

A popular Las Vegas resort has finally dropped an inhumane big cat show. The owner of these cats has been cited for countless violations, including denying the animals exercise and forcefully declawing them. Sign this petition and praise the resort for ending its support of this cruelty.

Stop Killing Mice With Cruel, Inhumane Glue Traps

Stop Killing Mice With Cruel, Inhumane Glue Traps

A university reportedly uses glue traps to control rodents despite knowing these traps are incredibly cruel. Animals stuck on these traps will resort to desperate measures to escape, including chewing off their own limbs. Demand the university look into alternative, more humane methods of rodent control.

Ban Deadly Horse Races

Ban Deadly Horse Races

For chuckwagon races, multiple horses are strapped to a single “pioneer” wagon and forced to run at full speed. This dangerous event has led to multiple deaths and serious injuries. Sign this petition and demand an end to this cruel event.

Stop Forcing Elephants to Give Rides

Stop Forcing Elephants to Give Rides

Despite government regulations, elephants used for rides are still being abused and neglected. It is time to ban elephant rides all together. Sign this petition and demand Jaipur ban elephant rides.

Stop the Cruel “Turkey Drop” Event

Stop the Cruel “Turkey Drop” Event

Every year, a small town hosts the notoriously cruel “turkey drop” event. During the “turkey drop,” wild turkeys are thrown from planes and plummet to the ground, unable to do anything to help themselves. Sign this petition and demand the event is stopped.

Demand University Stop Torturing Animals for Science

Demand University Stop Torturing Animals for Science

A university has allegedly been overcrowding and starving rats for research, performing experiments that are barbaric and that have resulted in countless unnecessary deaths. Sign this petition and demand the university start using alternative, cruelty-free methods rather than live animals.

Stop Exploiting Nosey the Elephant

Stop Exploiting Nosey the Elephant

A fair has plans to host alleged animal abused Hugo Liebel and his elephant Nosey. Nosey has been trapped in captivity for over 10 years and regularly shows signs of stress and pain. Sign this petition and demand the fair cancel its plans with Mr. Liebel.

Support Ban of Wild Animals in Circuses

Support Ban of Wild Animals in Circuses

New York City has made the compassionate choice to ban wild animals in the circus. Animals trapped within the entertainment industry face many physical and mental problems and are typically abused and neglected. Sign this petition to show your support of this new ban.

Don’t Let Roadside Zoo’s Bears Suffer in Scorching Heat

Don’t Let Roadside Zoo’s Bears Suffer in Scorching Heat

A roadside zoo is allegedly letting bears suffer in the heat without any form of relief. The zoo has been cited by the USDA in the past for failing to meet requirements in regards to animal welfare. Sign this petition and demand the USDA investigate this zoo.

Success: Gajraj the Elephant Freed From Chains After 50 Years

Success: Gajraj the Elephant Freed From Chains After 50 Years

After being chained and neglected for over 50 years, Gajraj the elephant is finally being treated for his ailments and brought to an accredited sanctuary. He will now be able to roam freely and play with other elephant friends. Sign this petition and praise those who have helped bring freedom to this animal once again.

Support Hotel Chain’s Switch to Down-Free Bedding

Support Hotel Chain’s Switch to Down-Free Bedding

A luxury hotel chain has made the compassionate choice to no longer purchase down-feather bedding. Ducks used for down are plucked every six weeks without the use of any painkillers. Sign this petition and inspire other hotels to make the switch.

Stop the Exploitation of Nosey the Elephant

Stop the Exploitation of Nosey the Elephant

Nosey the elephant has been held in captivity and exploited for over 10 years. Her owner has racked up over 200 violations against the Animal Welfare Act and still rents her out for entertainment. Sign this petition and demand that a city doesn’t host the circus unless it agrees to perform without its animal acts.

Support Country’s New Fur Ban

Support Country’s New Fur Ban

Czech Parliament has passed a bill that will ban fur farming by 2021. The bill still needs to be approved by the Senate, but it is looking promising. Sign this petition and show your support of this new bill that would spare 20,000 lives annually from unnecessary pain and death.

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Stop Selling Cruel Glue Traps

A popular retailer continues to sell glue traps despite knowing these devices are incredibly cruel. Animals stuck on glue traps will do anything to escape, including rip off their own fur and chew off their own limbs. Sign this petition and demand the retailer stop selling these barbaric traps.

Do Not Send Ringling’s Tigers to Another Circus

Do Not Send Ringling’s Tigers to Another Circus

Ringling has finally held its last show, but unfortunately it may not be the last show for its tigers. The circus is trying to send its tigers overseas to another circus that also has a history of alleged animal abuse and neglect. Sign this petition and demand these tigers are instead released to a sanctuary.

Demand Travel Agency Stop Supporting SeaWorld

Demand Travel Agency Stop Supporting SeaWorld

A popular travel agency continues to sell tickets and support SeaWorld despite knowing the animals trapped there suffer daily. At SeaWorld, these intelligent animals languish physically and mentally while trapped in their barren tanks. Sign this petition and demand this travel agency cut ties with SeaWorld.

Stop Cruel Monkey Rodeo

Stop Cruel Monkey Rodeo

A minor league baseball team is planning on hosting a “cowboy monkey rodeo.” During this event, a monkey is strapped onto a dog who sprints around a track. The event is incredibly stressful and mentally debilitating. It can also lead to serious physical injuries. Sign this petition and demand the baseball team cancel this cruel event.

Stop Strapping Monkeys on Dogs for Abusive Monkey Rodeo

Stop Strapping Monkeys on Dogs for Abusive Monkey Rodeo

During the “Monkey Rodeo,” terrified monkeys are strapped onto dogs who sprint around the field. Sign this petition to demand that this disgusting event be canceled immediately.

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