H&M has made a commitment to helping animals by no longer using fur and angora wool, however the company still uses leather for many of its products. Leather comes from the bodies of tortured cows. Sign this petition and demand H&M stop using leather.
Articles written by: Alex Guay
Gajraj the elephant was stolen from the wild in 1965 and has been languishing in captivity ever since. He is chained to a small, concrete slab and reportedly suffers from many debilitating physical and mental health problems. Sign this petition to demand that Gajraj is retired to an accredited sanctuary immediately.
While pulling a carriage with a dozen people, a horse named Big John fell to the ground and was unable to get back up on his own. Horse-drawn carriages are not only outdated but incredibly cruel and can lead to death and injury for horses. Sign this petition to ban horse-drawn carriage rides.
The African elephant, Anna Louise, was stolen from the wild and forced into the cruel world of circus entertainment. She has performed in circuses for years and has been alone since 1988. Sign this petition to demand that Anna Louise is retired to an accredited sanctuary.
Birds do not receive the same animal welfare protections as other animals that are used in research, commercially bred and transported, and exhibited to the public. Without this protection, they can be kept in very small, cramped cages with little to no access to food, water, and sunshine. Sign this petition and demand these protections are expanded to include birds.
Countless otters are trapped and killed so their unique fur can be turned into clothing. Trappers are now using brutal underwater traps, which kill the poor otters by violently drowning them. Sign this petition to demand an end to otter trapping.
An event where a bull’s tail is pulled and the poor animal is chased by a man on horseback is scheduled to take place without any regard to the animal’s welfare. Bulls typically experience broken tails or even dismemberment during the event. Sign this petition to demand that the cruel event is canceled.
A country has made the bold decision to ban all animals in circuses. Animals in circuses are denied everything natural to them and are often subjected to abuse and neglect. Sign this petition to praise this country for making the compassionate change.
An arena is moving forward with its plans to host the notoriously cruel Jordan World Circus. Animals used in circuses are typically subjected to abuse, neglect and excessive confinement. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with Jordan World Circus unless it drops its animal acts.
A popular, international designer continues to use fur on its products despite knowing fur comes from the bodies of tortured animals. It is time to stop supporting this cruel industry. Sign this petition and demand the designer stop using fur.
Every year, thousands of rattlesnakes are rounded up for a festival where they are exploited, killed and skinned. There are claims that this festival is for population control although there is no science backing an overpopulation of this species in the area. Sign this petition to demand that this cruel festival come to an end.
After learning about the cruelty animals trapped in the circus face, a venue decided to only host a circus if it dropped its animal acts. Sign this petition and praise the venue for not supporting this unnecessary cruelty.
A Chinese company has bought the rights to expand SeaWorld in China. Marine mammals imprisoned at SeaWorld can face torturous lives, all for the sake of corporate profits and human entertainment. Sign this petition to stop the expansion of SeaWorld in China.
A city had plans to trap and kill coyotes as a means of population control. Thankfully, concerned citizens spoke up and now these animals will no longer be senselessly killed. Sign this petition and praise the city for ending its plan to kill these innocent animals.
A venue has plans to host a circus that has made so many violations against the Animal Welfare Act that it is no longer allowed to show animals. The circus leases animals from other exhibitors who also have questionable reputations when it comes to animal welfare. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with this cruel circus and no longer host events with animal acts.
A popular clothing company has made the compassionate choice to no longer use fur in its products. Animals trapped on fur farms are denied everything natural to them and are often kept in small, dirty cages where they have limited access to food and water. Sign this petition and praise the company for no longer supporting the cruel fur industry.
A venue is moving forward with its plans to host the notoriously cruel Jordan World Circus. Animals used in circuses are typically subjected to a painful and terrifying training process and are kept in small cages when they are not performing. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with Jordan World Circus.
A popular traveling circus has so many violations against the Animal Welfare Act that it can no longer show animals. The circus leases animals from other circuses that also have questionable histories in regards to animal welfare. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with this cruel circus.
Despite acknowledging that animal experiments are a waste of money and often lead to inconclusive results, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) gives almost half its grant money to animal research. Sign this petition and demand the NIH stop funding useless and cruel research.
A venue recently hosted a circus that featured a cruel bear show. Bears used in circuses are often subjected to terrible training tactics including chaining and beating. Sign this petition to demand the venue no longer host shows that feature animal acts.
A hospice care group is planning butterfly releases at several of its locations. Butterflies used for releases are often taken from the wild and killed while being shipped to various locations. Sign this petition and demand the care group cancel its releases.
A popular candy company uses bug secretions in many of its products. About 100,000 bugs are killed in order to get a pound of the secretions. Sign this petition and demand the company start using bug-free recipes.
A popular travel company made the compassionate choice to no longer offer elephant rides to its customers. Elephants used for rides face a variety of hardships and are often beaten and neglected. Sign this petition and encourage the travel industry to immediately phase out this cruelty.
A venue is planning on hosting a traveling circus despite its notorious reputation of allegedly abusing and neglecting its animals. Inspectors recently investigated the circus’ headquarters and discovered many injured animals that seemed to be lacking proper care. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with this cruel circus.
A police department has opted out of spending thousands on purebred German Shepherds for their K-9 unit and has instead introduced two rescued pit bulls. Not only does this save dogs’ lives, but it also saves taxpayers thousands. Sign this petition and praise the police department for their innovation and willingness to try new methods.