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.
Dozens of feral cats are at risk of being put down now that a trap-neuter-release program has been cancelled. Demand that the program, which also provided much-needed vaccinations, is reinstated.
A police officer allegedly shot a family’s dog dead while attempting to serve a ten-year-old warrant at the wrong address. Demand justice for this dog.
Dogs broke into the Baton Rouge Zoo and savaged three monkeys to death. This raises the death toll to 21 animals who have died at the zoo this year alone. Demand a thorough investigation be conducted and that the zoo be shut down if violations are proven.
Rhode Island has become the first state to ban the bullhook, a training tool that uses pain to coerce elephants into doing tricks. This is a huge step for elephants stuck in the entertainment industry. Sign this petition and thank Rhode Island for protecting elephants from this cruel tool.
Three puppies were reportedly tied together and burned alive by young men who filmed the torturous event. The number of senseless animal tortures continues to rise as India refuses to strengthen their laws. Demand that animal cruelty be a crime that carries a harsh penalty, starting with these people, if guilty.
Eleven dogs were found dead in a dilapidated home, and over 30 more were found emaciated and in poor health. Investigators believe the home belongs to a backyard breeder. Demand justice for these innocent dogs.
Animals are suffering from tobacco exposure during harmful experiments done by Big Tobacco. The FDA continues to allow these tests that are painful, unnecessary and terrifying for these animals. Sign this petition now to end tobacco tests on animals.
Barbaric fishing tournaments cause countless shark deaths every year. It’s time to put an end to this violent tradition. Protect shark populations by demanding the immediate disbanding of such competitions.
Monkeys are reportedly being infected with tuberculosis and smallpox as part of cruel experimentation by the British government. Demand that these experiments are stopped immediately.
Four horses were reportedly found dead and eight of them barely alive in a case of despicable animal cruelty. Authorities say the surviving horses were starved and one of them was burned. Sign this petition to bring these horses justice and ensure that their abuser is never allowed to own animals again.
Male chicks are routinely ground up alive in huge maceration machines because they are considered “useless” to the egg industry. Urge the government to ban this barbaric practice at once and encourage egg producers to move toward supplying cruelty-free plant-based foods instead.
An innocent dog risks euthanasia simply because he resembles a pit bull, despite his owners assuring authorities that he is not. Moreover, the dog is gentle, affectionate, and displays no signs of aggression. Urge authorities to spare this dog, return him to his owners, and remove breed-specific legislation.
Bear cubs, monkeys, lions and tigers are beaten, whipped, chained and dragged around by the neck by handlers at a circus in China. Demand that these poor animals are rescued and the people responsible for this abuse be severely punished.
A fair is planning on hosting a traveling sea lion show that has numerous reports of alleged abuse and neglect. In addition, it has been cited numerous times for violations like failing to provide adequate veterinary care or large enough tanks. Sign this petition to demand that the fair cancels its plan to host this cruel sea lion show.
A dog was left alone in a hot truck, where it jumped from an open window and was nearly strangled to death by its own leash. Thankfully, two police officers responded in time and were able to cut it free, but the owner has not been pressed with animal cruelty charges. Urge the responding officers to investigate this case further so it doesn’t happen again.
A dog suffered serious injuries after an intruder doused her in Drano, a household chemical used to unclog drains. She will likely be blind and deaf for the rest of her life. Sign this petition to demand that justice is served for this innocent dog.
A cat and dog were reportedly left without food or water inside of a locked building that was being condemned. They were found emaciated, dehydrated, and with litter in their intestines. Sign this petition to ensure that these animals get the justice they deserve.
Purina’s dry cat food brands contain more corn than any of the other ingredients cats really need. Sign this petition to tell the company to change its ways and list meat as its first and primary ingredient.
Over 300 chickens, 37 dogs, and 9 cats were removed from a breeder’s home where they were reportedly kept in deplorable, flea-infested conditions. Demand that those responsible are punished to the fullest extent of the law.
A kitten was reportedly lit on fire at a music festival, leaving it with burns on its body. While the kitten is expected to recover, authorities haven’t even arrested the suspect. Demand that this person be given the maximum penalty, if guilty.
The USDA has made over 100 allegations of animal abuse against the owner of a so-called wildlife sanctuary, yet no penalties have been laid against him. Demand that his wildlife exhibition license be suspended.
A dog and bull are tied together and chased by other bulls until they are savagely torn apart by the animals at a religious festival in Peru. Demand this barbaric event be outlawed immediately.
People who feed their cats, dogs, and ferrets vegan diets are putting their pets at risk of serious health problems and even death. Sign this petition to push for the criminalization of forcing vegan lifestyles on these carnivorous animals.