Animal Welfare

Stop Causing Horses Pain to Create Unnatural Stepping Gait

Stop Causing Horses Pain to Create Unnatural Stepping Gait

The practice of horse soring inflicts tremendous amounts of pain on the legs and hooves of horses to create an unnatural high-stepping gait. While nearly all forms of soring have been made illegal, some methods continue to persist. Sign this petition to demand that all types of soring be made illegal.

Nix Proposal that Leaves Domesticated Animals Vulnerable to Cruelty and Abuse

Nix Proposal that Leaves Domesticated Animals Vulnerable to Cruelty and Abuse

Farm animals could soon be subjected to even more cruelty if what animal rights groups call an ‘awful piece of legislation,’ is passed by Congress. Current and future laws shielding farm animals and other domesticated animals from abuse and mistreatment could be sacrificed. Demand Congress kill this harmful legislation.

New Jersey: Require Licenses and Training for Pet Groomers

New Jersey: Require Licenses and Training for Pet Groomers

Following three recent grooming-related dog deaths, all pet groomers in New Jersey could soon be required to carry an official license and undergo training. While this would not bring back the deceased pets, it would help prevent future tragedies. Sign this petition to ensure that this bill becomes a law.

Punish Teen Who Allegedly Beat Mouse to Death and Shared the Crime via SnapChat

Punish Teen Who Allegedly Beat Mouse to Death and Shared the Crime via SnapChat

A mouse was allegedly beaten to death in a horrific case of animal cruelty. Two teenagers reportedly laughed as the suspect beat the poor mouse against a concrete surface. Demand justice for this innocent mouse.

Dog Given Botched Spaying Surgery and Abandoned Deserves Justice

Dog Given Botched Spaying Surgery and Abandoned Deserves Justice

A dog endured horrendous suffering and had to be euthanized after she was given a botched spaying surgery. Investigators found the dog abandoned by the side of a road in extremely poor condition. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Success: Award Recognition Removed for Destinations that Allegedly Abuse Animals

Success: Award Recognition Removed for Destinations that Allegedly Abuse Animals

TripAdvisor has removed its Certificate of Excellence award from three allegedly abusive wildlife attractions. Sign this petition to thank the travel site for no longer rewarding these destinations for their reportedly cruel treatment of animals.

Punish Ranchers Who Allegedly Forced Animals to Live in Waste and Squalor

Punish Ranchers Who Allegedly Forced Animals to Live in Waste and Squalor

Over 100 animals were rescued from a ranch where they were allegedly forced to live in tight spaces with little to no nourishment. The property owners have been arrested and charged, and now they must face the full consequences of their alleged actions. Sign this petition to demand they be prosecuted appropriately.

Man Accused of Shooting Dog and Assaulting Him With Hammer Must be Punished

Man Accused of Shooting Dog and Assaulting Him With Hammer Must be Punished

A dog named Trooper was reportedly shot in the neck and bashed in the head with a hammer because a man wanted to protect his “property.” Demand justice for poor Trooper.

Punish Man Accused of Killing Neighborhood Cats

Punish Man Accused of Killing Neighborhood Cats

Nine cats were allegedly killed by a former state trooper, who was reportedly “angry” at them for chasing the birds off of his property. The man has been charged with animal cruelty, and is due in court next week. Sign this petition to demand he face justice for his alleged animal murders.

Over 100 Animals Allegedly Kept in Filth With No Food or Water Deserve Justice

Over 100 Animals Allegedly Kept in Filth With No Food or Water Deserve Justice

Over 100 animals were allegedly neglected and forced to live in their own excrement. The animals reportedly did not have access to food or water and some required medical attention. Demand justice for these innocent animals.

Dog Who Died from Rare Condition Due to Alleged Neglect Deserves Justice

Dog Who Died from Rare Condition Due to Alleged Neglect Deserves Justice

A dog died from a rare and treatable condition after she was allegedly starved and denied veterinary care. Necropsy results showed that the dog had several dead fetuses in her uterus, which likely led to her death. Demand justice for this poor dog.

Justice for Animals Reportedly Horrifically Neglected by ‘Sanctuary’

Justice for Animals Reportedly Horrifically Neglected by ‘Sanctuary’

Over 100 animals, including 50 dead horses, were reportedly discovered at a so-called animal sanctuary in Texas. However, despite the allegedly appalling conditions and the suffering of the survivors, the owners have yet to be charged with animal cruelty. Sign this petition to demand these people face justice for their alleged neglect.

Punish Groomer Who Allegedly Gave Dog Fatal Case of Heat Stroke

Punish Groomer Who Allegedly Gave Dog Fatal Case of Heat Stroke

A dog became seriously ill and died after she was allegedly groomed in hot sunlight. The groomer reportedly muzzled the dog and groomed her outside, leading to a severe case of heat stroke. Demand justice for this poor dog.

Justice for Horse Reportedly Neglected to Death by Owner

Justice for Horse Reportedly Neglected to Death by Owner

A Florida deputy was arrested and charged with severe animal neglect after a horse in his care was reportedly found in dire conditions. The animal was reportedly severely malnourished, suffering from infected wounds, and ultimately had to be put down; allegedly, other animals in this man’s care have suffered the same fate. Sign this petition to ensure this man faces justice.

Punish Man Who Allegedly Starved 56 Animals to Death

Punish Man Who Allegedly Starved 56 Animals to Death

Over 50 animals suffered and died when they were allegedly starved and kept in deplorable conditions. Deceased chickens, rabbits, and ducks were all reportedly stuffed into garbage bags or left to rot in cages. Demand justice for these poor animals.

Hold PetSmart Accountable for Recent Pet Fatalities

Hold PetSmart Accountable for Recent Pet Fatalities

Taking a beloved pet to a grooming appointment is a sign of care, love, and trust. PetSmart has allegedly breached this trust time and again by returning to pet owners not a vibrant, clean animal but a dead body instead. Urge more stringent polices that might prevent future such tragedies.

Stop Alleged Inhumane, Illegal Experiments on Lab Animals

Stop Alleged Inhumane, Illegal Experiments on Lab Animals

University researchers are accused of causing deaths and injury to animals due to burning, dehydration, and other cruel practices. Demand that administrators take responsibility for these abusive actions.

Dog Allegedly Starved to Death Deserves Justice

Dog Allegedly Starved to Death Deserves Justice

A dog was allegedly neglected and starved to death in a shocking case of animal cruelty. The dog reportedly became so hungry that the poor animal ate plastic from a dog house. Demand justice for this poor dog.

Reverse Unfair Ban on ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds

Reverse Unfair Ban on ‘Aggressive’ Dog Breeds

A Kentucky town has banned ownership of ‘aggressive’ dog breeds, including but not limited to the already much-maligned pit bull. This ban is cruel and unreasonable, as it could force owners to say goodbye to their beloved pets. Sign this petition to demand the ban be reversed.

Punish Man Who Allegedly Punched and Slapped a Puppy

Punish Man Who Allegedly Punched and Slapped a Puppy

A puppy was allegedly slapped and punched in a gruesome display of animal cruelty. The shocking abuse was reportedly caught on video. Demand justice for this poor puppy.

Nearly 150 Animals Allegedly Denied Food and Care Deserve Justice

Nearly 150 Animals Allegedly Denied Food and Care Deserve Justice

A zebra died and many more animals suffered when they were allegedly starved and neglected at a multi-species breeding operation. The animals reportedly had no access to food or water, and they were diagnosed with various untreated ailments. Demand justice for these innocent animals.

Justice for Thousands of Sheep Killed in Reported Barbaric Conditions

Justice for Thousands of Sheep Killed in Reported Barbaric Conditions

At least 2,400 sheep were reportedly killed during export from Australia to the Middle East. These innocent animals were allegedly forced to endure suffocating heat with little food or water. Sign this petition to urge Australia to ban cruel live animal exports.

Punish Man Accused of Leaving Dogs to Starve and Freeze in Abandoned Apartment

Punish Man Accused of Leaving Dogs to Starve and Freeze in Abandoned Apartment

A Florida man has been arrested after two dogs and a cat were reportedly found severely malnourished and ill from neglect in his unheated apartment. The man was reportedly tasked with caring for the animals following a breakup, and allegedly failed to follow through; it is a miracle the poor pets are still alive. Sign this petition to ensure this man faces justice.

Justice for 70 Horses Abandoned to Die in the Snow

Justice for 70 Horses Abandoned to Die in the Snow

Seventy horses were allegedly abandoned and left to die on a snow-covered mountaintop for months, without food or shelter. Demand justice for these innocent animals and maximum punishment for the one responsible for this cruelty.

Punish Woman Who Allegedly Abused and Neglected Dogs and a Cat

Punish Woman Who Allegedly Abused and Neglected Dogs and a Cat

Seven dogs and one cat allegedly endured physical abuse and neglect in a shocking case of animal cruelty. The suspect reportedly beat one of the dogs in the middle of a parking lot. Demand justice for these poor animals.

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