Four stray dogs were found dead of post-operative complications at an animal birth control center that is being accused of animal welfare violations. Sign this petition to demand a thorough investigation and ensure that the dogs at these centers receive humane treatment.
Denver police officers continue to illegally access private information while receiving only minor punishments. Urge the city’s police chief to protect the public’s personal information and crack down on this criminal misconduct.
The Mayor of a Spanish city wants to make bullfighting into a “no-kill” sport, but bulls are still taunted and stabbed during the fight and are often slaughtered afterwards out of sight. Demand that the incredibly cruel practice of bullfighting is banned entirely.
A popular reality TV show reportedly used a lion cub from the illegal wildlife trade despite being warned about the facility it obtained the animal from. Demand that the show’s producers apologize for this act and stop using live animals entirely.
An old horse was reportedly restrained and shot over 120 times by a paintball gun, then abandoned. She suffers from blindness and eye ulcers, among other injuries. Demand that the monster responsible for this poor horse’s torment is found and punished to the most severe extent possible.
The U.S. Marine Corps plans to move endangered tortoises from their home to make room for a training ground. Demand they find a more appropriate training site and leave the tortoises alone.
A cat suffered tissue damage after it stepped into a coyote trap. The steel-jawed trap is illegal due to its inhumane mechanism and is dangerous, especially in an occupied neighborhood. Demand an immediate crackdown on illegal trapping.
Donald Trump has said that he will pay the legal fees of supporters who get arrested for beating up protestors. Shortly after he said so, one supporter was arrested, and he has stood by those claims. Demand he stop this as it could result in more violence.
The National Football League has admitted that its players are at risk of life-threatening brain injuries. Commend the league official who acknowledged this important health concern.
Dynamic Pet Products Real Ham Bone has been linked to the deaths of several dogs since last year, yet the product is still stocked by big box retailers like Wal-Mart. Encourage Wal-Mart to take a special interest in the products they carry and remove dangerous pet items from their shelves.
A dangerous cocktail of heroin and a popular painkiller has caused an alarming amount of overdoses and deaths. Demand improved access to medication-assisted treatment for drug addictions.
An Egyptian journalist has spent 900 days in prison without being convicted of a crime. Furthermore, the conditions he is being kept under are causing his health to deteriorate. Sign our petition to demand his immediate release.
A detention center farm and animal rescue program allows inmates to contribute to their community, feel pride in their work, and have a better chance of leading successful lives after serving their sentences. Applaud Stock Island Detention Center for doubling as an animal farm and rehabilitation program for inmates.
Marijuana could be legalized in Maine as a result of voters exercising their constitutional right to put an initiative on the ballot. However, the Secretary of State is resorting to questionable methods to stop this process. Don’t let the Maine government silence its own voters.
Mass rape by government backed soldiers is victimizing girls throughout Africa. Denounce sexual violence by soldiers as a war crime and encourage aid to these innocent victims.
Several dogs were severely injured and one dog died because a man allegedly charged them with a snowmobile. Demand this individual be charged with animal abuse and that he receive a harsh sentence for his actions if he is found guilty.
The sale and production of plastic has been banned in Bangalore in an attempt to drastically reduce waste. Praise the move, which will remove hundreds of tonnes of plastic trash per day from landfills.
Switzerland has issued a ban on the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. This is a great step forward for animal rights. Sign this petition and thank officials for implementing this ban.
A barber is using religious freedom as an excuse to refuse cutting women’s hair, and has recently done the same to a transgender man because he was assigned female at birth. Demand his actions are criticized and he’s taught alternative compromises that respect all freedoms.
A food trade organization broke the law and hid campaign funding sources from the public. They did so to protect food and beverage corporations from having to label their products as genetically modified. Sign this petition and call for the maximum punishment for violating the law.
A Kellogg’s factory worker reportedly urinated on the food that was later purchased and consumed by people. Apparently the incident slipped past Kellogg’s for years. Demand that Kellogg’s immediately implement appropriate safety measures so that this horrific incident never occurs again.
Four teens face harsh prison sentences for making an ISIS parody video. Theirs is one of many cases in which archaic blasphemy laws have eradicated the right to free expression. Demand the release of these children and support free speech.
The largest dog show in the world has rewarded the owners of several unhealthy and detrimentally bred dogs, mainly a limping German Shepherd. Demand that this cruel show stop promoting inhumane dog breeding.
A rancher purchased 1,794 horses and reportedly sold them to slaughterhouses in Mexico. This man is one of many who have exploited a government program for the past 10 years. Urge prosecution of this man for illegally selling horses to slaughter and costing taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars to fill his own pockets on the lives of wild horses.
Roosters and goats have been beheaded, chickens mutilated and a puppy tortured and hung from a tree in a spate of recent killings experts suspect are being performed by a satanic cult. Demand a full and urgent investigation into this matter so that the people responsible for these horrific acts are found and severely punished.