Rampant use of incestuous breeding practices to produce purebred dogs leads to debilitating medical abnormalities. Urge the American Kennel Club to stop enforcing standards that encourage inbreeding that results in suffering dogs.
Four sick, bleeding, and suffering dogs were recently found alive among the bullet-riddled corpses of 57 more dogs in a macabre scene in the woods. Demand that the perpetrators of this shocking crime are punished to the full extent of the law when found.
A new farming plan could intensify farming practices, causing even more environmental degradation, consumer health concerns and animal suffering. Urge government officials to revise this plan, taking animals, the planet and the public into consideration.
SeaWorld has been abusing orca whales for years. These whales are separated from their families, confined to tiny tanks, forced to breed, and then used as props to entertain gullible audiences. Urge SeaWorld to release its orcas to an accredited sanctuary now.
An innocent chihuahua named Chunky was stolen, drugged, beat up and set on fire by a group of boys, according to reports. Despite this, none of the boys are facing jail time. Demand these boys face serious charges and not just a slap on the wrist.
Over 1,400 dogs and foxes were pitted against each other in underground hunts during a one year time period. Demand this merciless sport be banned immediately in order to protect these innocent animals.
Police reportedly found the bodies of ten dead cats and dogs in crates, plus an additional 22 live animals at an animal rescue center. The live animals were taken to other shelters and a veterinarian. Police said they’ll see if they should press charges. This isn’t enough. Demand justice for these animals by urging them to aim towards charging those responsible for animal cruelty, abuse, and neglect.
One hundred deer are to be shot and killed under a recently-approved culling plan. Urge the mayor to intervene and prevent the killing of these precious creatures.
Reindeer are routinely kept in busy shopping centers during Christmas time, used as mere objects to brighten up holiday displays. Urge government officials to stop allowing live reindeer to be exhibited.
Pet stores typically sell animals from cruel puppy and kitten mills. These animals are bred in intensively horrific conditions. Take action now to demand that pet stores sell orphaned animals from animal shelters and rescue centers to stop these cruel puppy and kitten mills.
Testing chemicals for safety involves unimaginable suffering and distress for countless innocent animals. Sign this petition to demand that chemical testing is no longer conducted on these poor creatures.
Officials have ordered the massacre of wild ducks and geese within city limits because their molting and refusal to leave is considered an inconvenience. Sign our petition to prevent this inhumane act from happening.
Bullfighting is a dangerous activity that causes mental and physical damage on helpless animals. Because it’s heavily integrated in some cultures, it remains a common practice for sport and festivals. Demand that bullfighting be banned in Spain and help protect bulls’ rights as animals.
Hundreds of innocent cats are reportedly being tossed onto the streets of Abu Dhabi and left to be used as target practice by drivers who are allegedly running the poor cats over intentionally. This level of animal cruelty is disturbing. Demand the people who are found committing this animal cruelty be penalized to the fullest extent.
A casino drugged and paraded a baby tiger during its opening night simply for promotional purposes. Urge officials to remove the animal from the casino’s care, send her to a sanctuary, and charge club owners with animal cruelty.
Cruel experiments on baby monkeys that involved purposefully causing the infants psychological distress have finally ended after 30 years. Thank the congresswoman who helped it happen.
All dogs in an animal shelter were allegedly killed, even though there was sufficient kennel space. The manager reportedly admitted to not informing volunteers about his decision. Demand he stop killing dogs without allowing them a chance at life first.
A puppy was allegedly stabbed multiple times and left to die. Urge the district attorney to suggest the person found guilty of this heartless action be given a harsh legal sentence.
An online clothing company continues to sell and actively promote items made from the hides of slaughtered cows. Numerous investigations have allegedly revealed the cruelty suffered by cows in the leather industry. Urge this company to make a full switch to faux-leather alternatives immediately.
During transportation, farm animals can endure 28 consecutive hours without rest, food, or water. This is cruel and inhumane. Sign this petition to demand better treatment to farm animals during transportation.
Military service dogs will now be sent home upon retirement rather than being left overseas, thanks to a new law. Thank President Obama for improving the lives of these heroic animals by helping their former handlers adopt them easily and rapidly.
An unfair breed ban has left two pit bulls homeless. Following a house-fire, the dogs were removed from their family and placed in a shelter. Take a stand against breed bans and demand these dogs be reunited with their family.
Dozens of cows and pigs are going to be slaughtered and served by students at two opposing festivals tomorrow, supposedly in the name of human rights. Urge the university to prevent these cruel, misguided events from happening.
Federally-owned chimpanzees are still suffering in solitary confined in government labs, despite no longer being used in experimentation. Urge the National Institutes of Health to release these chimps to an accredited sanctuary.
Professional fighter Fidel Manzano was arrested for allegedly beating his puppy for two hours. The violent beating reportedly left the dog with brain swelling, a broken jaw, severe leg damages, and numerous contusions and abrasions. Ask that he be vigorously prosecuted for this alleged cruelty against an innocent animal.