Monkey rodeos are gaining popularity at Minor League Baseball events across the nation. During monkey rodeos, capuchin monkeys are strapped to a dog who sprints around a track, which is terrifying for the monkeys and can lead to serious injury. Sign this petition and demand Minor League Baseball ban monkey rodeos from all events.
A man reportedly shot a kangaroo in the head with a crossbow. The kangaroo lived for a month with the large arrow protruding from his head, only to die after surgery. Demand that this sick animal murderer be brought to justice, if guilty.
A ban on circuses featuring non-domestic animals, such as elephants and tigers, is currently being considered. Support this ban, which would deal a huge blow to the cruel circus industry.
A dog was found tied to tree, his head swollen to three times its natural size. His owners reportedly denied him medical care and allowed him to suffer for an extended period of time. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Two snakes were recently beheaded by their owner, who was in a drunken fit of rage. Demand that the owner is sent to rehab and banned from owning animals.
The person responsible for covering four puppies in hot tar, burning them and rendering them unable to move, must be urgently found and punished. Demand an investigation into this crime and the implementation of a specialized department to police animal abuse cases.
Stray cats living at a popular airport are in danger of being poisoned to death in an effort to make the city appear nicer. Two cats have already died, and more could follow. Sign this petition to help save these cats and protect future strays from the same fate.
A fair is planning on hosting a traveling sea lion show that is notorious for its alleged abuse and neglect. The company has a lengthy list of Animal Welfare Act violations and seems to have no respect for its animals. Sign this petition and demand the Wisconsin State Fair cancel its plans with the company.
A dog nearly chewed off his own foot in an attempt to escape confinement. Rope burns and scars indicate that the dog was frequently tethered for days at a time. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
Around 130 dogs were found emaciated, dehydrated, and some near death at a dog kennel, but only 11 were rescued. The remaining dogs are stuck with the owners for now. Demand that these innocent dogs be rescued and the owners banned from having animals, if guilty.
An undercover investigation at a Canadian egg supplier has revealed allegedly cruel conditions, including intense confinement and dead hens sharing cages with live ones. Demand that this company improve the living conditions of its hens by going cage-free.
Animals are suffering because animal protection laws are not adequately applied. Urge authorities to implement animal rights legislation in order to reduce the violence against innocent and vulnerable animals.
After nearly three decades of being shackled and alone in a zoo, Kaavan the elephant will finally get a taste of freedom. Kaavan has been approved to move to a sanctuary where he will be surrounded by elephant friends and a more natural environment. Sign this petition and thank the team who helped bring Kaavan freedom.
An activist who uncovered abuse at a tiger temple through various investigations is facing a frivolous defamation lawsuit laid by temple owners. Demand that the charges are dropped.
Four puppies were found in critical condition after being stuck to the ground and covered in hot tar. It’s believed that some cruel person is torturing these puppies since this is the second case. Demand that authorities find the person doing this and bring them to justice.
Animals continue to endure horrific conditions as they are transported from one country to another in ships, receiving little food, water or care. Urge the government to immediately ban live animal exports.
After 21 animals died in a zoo’s touch tank, the zoo decided to close the tank despite it being on of its most popular attractions. Touch tanks are a disaster waiting to happen due to the constant onslaught of dirty hands and bacteria. Sign this petition and thank the zoo for closing the tank.
A wallaby was reportedly found decapitated. The police are asking for the public’s help in finding answers in what appears to be a case of disturbing cruelty to animals. Demand that authorities investigate and severely punish whoever is responsible for this.
Animals are allegedly shoved into rusty cages without food or water and sold by vendors at a flea market. Demand all such animals be rescued and that anyone found to be keeping them in filthy conditions be immediately brought up on criminal charges.
Baby elephants are stolen from their mothers, tied to trees, stuffed in cages that are too small, and beaten by barbaric trainers who enslave the animals for profit. Demand this outdated and vicious practice be outlawed at once.
A Future Farmers of America student had a sudden change of heart when auctioning off her project, a lamb named Lily. Rather than let it be sold for slaughter, she found a home for Lily at an animal sanctuary. Commend this student for her act of compassion.
A cat and her kittens were reportedly whipped and thrown into the street by a woman trying to kill them. Please sign this petition to bring these innocent animals justice and ensure that no other animals suffer at the hands of this apparently violent person.
A top university continues to abuse animals in painful experiments despite a report claiming that it is not providing adequate care for them. Demand that this institution’s license to experiment on animals be revoked and that laboratories countrywide be encouraged to switch to humane research methods.
Countless animals were found baking in the sun in tiny cages with no access to water at one Texas flea market. Sadly, this is not the only flea market where animals are sold in these conditions. Sign this petition and demand the National Flea Market Association ban the sale of animals.
A woman tried to get out of cruelty charges for mistreating her dog by claiming his medical tests were an “unreasonable search” of her property. The court responsible for hearing the case rejected the owner’s argument on the basis that the dog was not a mere piece of property. Applaud the decision and encourage the court to act similarly in future animal cruelty cases.