Animal Welfare

Dog Reportedly Found Abandoned in Streets and Lethally Underweight Deserves Justice

A severely malnourished dog was found wandering around the streets, left to starve by his owners, according to authorities. Demand he receive justice and a loving home.

Small and Fragile Dog Reportedly Killed by Pet Sitter Deserves Justice

A tiny Chihuahua mix named Tarzan was reportedly killed by his pet sitter. Two other dogs were also apparently kicked and hit by the same person. Sign this petition to demand justice for Tarzan.

Dog Allegedly Almost Burned to Death Deserves Justice

A woman allegedly set a brindle pit bull on fire. Demand she get the most time behind bars possible and that she be required to pay all pertinent fines if she is found guilty of this unthinkable act.

Animals Reportedly Skinned, Hanged, and Crushed by Woman on Social Media Deserve Justice

A woman allegedly tortured and slaughtered dozens of cats and dogs over a two-month killing spree. Videos of these sick reported crimes appeared on several popular social media sites. Demand prison time for these apparent depraved acts of animal cruelty.

Sick, Abused Dog Left in Cardboard Box to Die Deserves Justice

A seriously ill French bulldog was abandoned in a cardboard box with a gaping wound on her chest. She struggled to walk and foamed at the mouth as rescuers tried to save her life, eventually dying from her injuries. The person responsible is still at large. Demand justice for this innocent dog.

Success: Scotland Tightens Penalties for Animal Abusers

People found guilty of animal cruelty in Scotland will now be subject to stricter legal penalties. Thank First Minister Sturgeon, other Parliament members, and animal advocates who fought hard to bring about this needed change.

Dog Reportedly Body-Slammed by Abusive Owner on Public Street Deserves Justice

A man accused of body-slamming his traumatized pet pit bull on a sidewalk was released without charges. This accused animal abuser is now walking free and has yet to see a minute behind bars. Urge authorities to pursue this disturbing case.

Don’t Feed Zoo Animals to Each Other in Cruel Contingency Plan

The Tierpark Neumünster Zoo in Germany has reportedly said it will feed some of the smaller animals to the larger ones if they run out of money. Sign this petition today demanding the zoo commit to protecting the lives of every animal under its care.

Punish Person Who Nailed Raccoon to Pole Beside Black Lives Matter Sign

A raccoon was nailed to a telephone pole beside a repeatedly defaced Black Lives Matter sign. This is not only an act of heinous animal cruelty, but it also shows racist intent. Demand that those behind this horrific act face the harshest legal consequences.

Cats Reportedly Found Suffocating in Hot, Filthy Facility Deserve Justice

Dozens of cats were reportedly bred and kept inside a scorching hot, dirty building surrounded by their own waste. Demand the person accused of this abuse spend time in prison and not be allowed to continue working as a breeder if she is found guilty.

Punish Man Who Allegedly Neglected and Starved Hundreds of Cattle

A man allegedly responsible for the deaths or near-starvation of 250 cattle has only been charged with four crimes. This man’s seeming neglect caused tremendous suffering to animals under his care. Demand stronger justice in a horrifying act of apparent animal cruelty.

Fragile Chihuahua Mix Allegedly Beaten and Drowned By Owner Deserves Justice

A tiny Chihuahua was allegedly almost beaten to death before being drowned in the ocean by his owner. Demand the woman thought to be responsible for this inexcusable abuse receive the harshest penalty the law will allow.

Puppy Allegedly Killed by Groomer Deserves Justice

A small puppy died after allegedly being abusively handled by the man who groomed him. Demand this individual receive the toughest legal penalty under the law and that he no longer be allowed to work in industries involving animals.

Stop Criminalizing Animal Rights Activists

Activists and journalists exposing animal cruelty are being targeted with laws that stifle free speech. Call for Ontario to stop criminalizing animal rights advocates and journalists.

Puppy Sold for Profit After Being Starved and Infested With Parasites Deserves Justice

River, a starving puppy suffering from parasites, was abused by an unknown woman and sold to an unsuspecting family. Demand justice for River.

Make Spaying and Neutering Affordable for All

A dog endured tremendous injury and pain when he was allegedly subjected to a botched at-home neutering procedure. An affordable professional option may have spared him this trauma. Help protect other at-risk animals with a nationwide low-cost spaying and neutering program.

Close Zoo Accused of Keeping Animals in Filthy, Unsafe Cages

Photos appearing to show a captive seal covered in seaweed and living in filthy water have sparked outrage around the world. Demand the zoo accused of this mistreatment be closed if the allegations are true.

Make Cockfighting Illegal and Punishable in Rooster-Breeding Hot Spot

Tennessee is among the world’s top exporters of roosters used for cockfighting. Despite the existence of a barbaric breeding ring in the state, this horrific cruelty is still not fully criminalized or harshly punished. Urge lawmakers to take a stand against this abuse.

Success: Animal Abusers to Face Harsher Legal Standards and Consequences

Mississippi’s convicted animal abusers will now be treated with the condemnation and punishment they deserve. The state has toughened its standards and penalties for cruelty. Applaud this important reversal of fortune for vulnerable animals.

Don’t Let Polluters Recklessly Kill Wild Birds

Countless birds are under threat because the Trump administration wants to role back crucial protections. Don’t let industrial polluters kill birds with impunity.

Ban the Killing of Lab Animals at the University of New Mexico

University labs closing due to coronavirus are systematically killing off “experimental” animals in massive numbers. Sign this petition to demand a stop to the cruel mass killings of laboratory animals.

Stop Reportedly Using and Abusing Elephants for Tourism and Profit

Elephants at the Mason Elephant Park and Lodge are reportedly kept chained in confined spaces, often covered in their own urine and feces. They are then taken from these jail-like living circumstances only to allegedly be prodded along with a bull hook as tourists and visitors pay to ride them. Demand justice for these majestic elephants.

Stop Bludgeoning Foxes to Death for Their Fur

One man runs an operation that kills 300 foxes each year for the fur trade. This is made possible because of a legal loophole. Sign this petition to ban such cruelty.

Justice for 500 Puppies Reportedly Overheated and Killed in Hot, Cramped Airplane

Hundreds of puppies being exported for sale reportedly fell ill and died painful deaths in a cramped airplane cargo hold. Sign this petition to demand justice for these innocent puppies.

Dog Reportedly Beaten With Bat and Stabbed to Death Deserves Justice

A dog suffered a broken jaw and skull after she was allegedly beaten over the head repeatedly with a baseball bat. Her owner then stabbed her to death, per reports, because she defecated on the floor and nipped at a woman. Demand justice for this poor animal.

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