Animal Welfare

Success: California Set to Ban Commercially-Bred Pets in Pet Stores

Success: California Set to Ban Commercially-Bred Pets in Pet Stores

Puppy mills and other commercial breeders will no longer be able to supply pet shops in California with cruelly bred and raised animals. This is thanks to a recently passed bill that requires stores only sell animals from shelters and nonprofit rescues. Praise this compassionate decision, which will likely save the lives of countless animals and prevent cruelty.

Punish Man Accused of Beating Puppy With Baseball Bat for Pooping in Crate

Punish Man Accused of Beating Puppy With Baseball Bat for Pooping in Crate

A puppy named Buddy was attacked by his owner with a baseball bat for pooping in his crate, according to police. Buddy miraculously survived but we must make sure the alleged abuser is prosecuted fully. Demand justice for Buddy.

Punish Sanctuary Owner Accused of Neglecting Dogs Until They Died

Punish Sanctuary Owner Accused of Neglecting Dogs Until They Died

The owner of an animal rescue has been charged with animal cruelty after two dogs allegedly died in her care. Demand justice for these innocent animals.

Demand Mandatory Cameras in Slaughterhouses

Demand Mandatory Cameras in Slaughterhouses

Slaughterhouses are hotbeds of animal cruelty, despite the many laws and regulations in place to prevent such things. Even animals set to be killed for meat are living creatures and deserve better than this. Sign this petition to demand mandatory closed-circuit cameras in all United States slaughterhouses.

Dog Allegedly Abandoned and Starved Deserves Justice

Dog Allegedly Abandoned and Starved Deserves Justice

A dog starved after the owner allegedly left the dog behind and moved away. The dog was reportedly so malnourished that the poor animal had to be euthanized. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Justice for Dog Reportedly Strangled Until His Eye Came Out of Its Socket

Justice for Dog Reportedly Strangled Until His Eye Came Out of Its Socket

A man admitted to strangling a small dog until his eyeball popped out of its socket and his body went limp. Demand that this apparent psychotic monster be given the maximum punishment the law will allow.

Justice for Horse Allegedly Neglected and Starved

Justice for Horse Allegedly Neglected and Starved

A horse died after he was allegedly starved and neglected in a shocking case of animal cruelty. The horse was reportedly so emaciated that his bones showed through his skin. Demand justice for this innocent horse.

Prosecute Dog Owners Who Abandoned Tethered Pets to Drown in Hurricane

Prosecute Dog Owners Who Abandoned Tethered Pets to Drown in Hurricane

Twenty-six dogs were tied up and abandoned in the path of Hurricane Irma. The dogs were chained to trees and cars and had no way of escaping the deadly storm. Demand justice for these poor dogs by finding and prosecuting their abusive owners.

Officer Who Allegedly Shot and Killed Dog Must be Punished

Officer Who Allegedly Shot and Killed Dog Must be Punished

Police reportedly shot and killed a dog during a home raid. The officers claim that the dog charged at them. Please sign this petition to demand that an investigation be conducted, and the officers punished if guilty of unnecessarily killing a dog in his own home.

Justice for Family Dog Stabbed by Burglars

Justice for Family Dog Stabbed by Burglars

A dog was stabbed multiple times by burglars. The innocent dog, named Gracie, had been tied to her leash and inside of a fenced-in yard, yet these cruel burglars stabbed her anyway. Please sign this petition to demand justice for Gracie.

Severely Punish Man Who Allegedly Trapped and Burned Cat Alive

Severely Punish Man Who Allegedly Trapped and Burned Cat Alive

A cat was reportedly trapped, set on fire, then turned loose just so she would run home to her owner while burning alive. The poor cat had to be euthanized due to her injuries. Please sign this petition to demand that the apparent sadistic monster accused of this crime receive the most severe punishment the law will allow, if guilty.

Justice for Emaciated Puppy With Metal Collar Embedded Into Her Neck

Justice for Emaciated Puppy With Metal Collar Embedded Into Her Neck

A puppy was chained to a fence for so long that her metal collar embedded into her neck and caused an infection. She was found extremely emaciated. Please sign this petition to demand that whoever did this be found and brought to justice immediately.

Severely Punish Man Who Reportedly Stabbed Dog, Then Called the Owner to Brag

Severely Punish Man Who Reportedly Stabbed Dog, Then Called the Owner to Brag

A man reportedly stabbed and killed his neighbor’s dog, then called and bragged about it. He appears to have thrown the body in a truck where it wasn’t found for weeks. The dog had multiple stab wounds and had apparently been struck with a sharp object. Sign this petition to demand justice.

Justice for 115 Dogs Reportedly Kept for Dog Fighting

Justice for 115 Dogs Reportedly Kept for Dog Fighting

Over 100 dogs were allegedly locked inside a home where they were being bred and kept for dog fighting. The owners are reportedly refusing to sign over the dogs. Please sign this petition to demand that these innocent dogs be given the justice they deserve.

Investigate Veterinarian Accused of Animal Abuse

Investigate Veterinarian Accused of Animal Abuse

An Indiana veterinarian has been accused of physically abusing her patients, reusing needles, and sedating animals without the owners’ permission. Sign this petition to demand the police uncover the truth as fully as possible.

Puppy Allegedly Forced to Drink Alcohol Until Drunk Deserves Justice

Puppy Allegedly Forced to Drink Alcohol Until Drunk Deserves Justice

A puppy suffered from alcohol poisoning after the poor animal was allegedly forced to drink a combination of alcoholic beverages. The puppy’s owner reportedly fed the puppy whiskey, mouthwash, and beer until the puppy became drunk. Demand justice for this innocent puppy.

Harshly Punish Dog Fighting Offender

Harshly Punish Dog Fighting Offender

This dog was used as a bait dog in a fighting ring and left to die. The alleged perpetrator of this heinous act has reportedly not been charged with dog fighting and is a free man. Sign this petition demanding an investigation into this alleged incident of dog fighting.

Punish Man Accused of Cutting Part of a Dog’s Tail Off

Punish Man Accused of Cutting Part of a Dog’s Tail Off

A man is accused of using tree shears to cut off a dog’s tail. Demand that he is punished harshly.

Justice for Tiger Shot by Police

Justice for Tiger Shot by Police

A Bengal tiger was reportedly shot and killed by the police. Though the animal was set on attacking a homeowner’s dog, there are far more humane ways to subdue an animal than taking its life. Sign this petition to demand a penalty for the officers and to prevent future killings of wild animals.

Animal Circus Must Leave Guangzhou Zoo

Animal Circus Must Leave Guangzhou Zoo

A zoo in China has made the admirable decision to end wild animal circus shows, but the animal circus whose lease was terminated is refusing to leave and continues to force animals to perform. Demand that this circus stop performances and close its doors.

Mutilated Cat Left on Family’s Doorstep by Killer Deserves Justice

Mutilated Cat Left on Family’s Doorstep by Killer Deserves Justice

A family’s cat named Rusty was kidnapped, killed and dismembered in a shocking case of animal cruelty. Rusty’s mutilated body was left on the family’s doorstep. Demand justice for this innocent cat and grieving family.

Museum Must Stop Promoting Animal Cruelty with Dog Fighting Video Exhibit

Museum Must Stop Promoting Animal Cruelty with Dog Fighting Video Exhibit

A video of pit bulls trying to attack each other will be featured in an upcoming exhibit at a musuem. The video, which shows eight pit bulls on a treadmill, promotes the cruel practice of dog fighting. Please sign this petition to demand that this so-called “artwork” be pulled from the exhibit immediately.

End Commercial Breeding and ‘Puppy Mills’: Showcase Rescue Animals in Pet Stores

End Commercial Breeding and ‘Puppy Mills’: Showcase Rescue Animals in Pet Stores

Rescue animals can have a better chance at a loving home, pet overpopulation in shelters can be combated, and California’s doors can be closed to cruel puppy mills if a new bill passes in the Senate. Demand that the Pet Rescue and Adoption Act be passed into law.

Senate: Support Animal Abuse Registry List

Senate: Support Animal Abuse Registry List

An Arizona senator is pushing to get an animal abuse registry bill passed. This list would ensure that no convicted animal abusers would be sold pets and given the opportunity to repeat their crimes. Sign this petition to encourage the Senate to support this bill.

Justice for Dog Allegedly Hung from Fence by Leash

Justice for Dog Allegedly Hung from Fence by Leash

A dog suffered when a man allegedly hung the helpless animal from a fence by a leash. If not for the help of a concerned witness, the dog could have died. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

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