Nosey the elephant has been forced to give rides and entertain humans for far too long. She suffers from arthritis and displays stereotypical stress behaviors. Sign this petition to demand the fair cancel Nosey’s appearance.
Two thousand acres of important bee habitats have been lost in the last ten years. Bees are crucial to the environment and economy, and now they are in danger of disappearing. Protect these essential pollinators now.
Dozens of animal carcasses were reportedly stuffed in garbage bags and tossed into a mass grave by a money-hungry couple that was breeding and selling pets. Sign this petition to save other animals from ending up in their hands by demanding that they be given the maximum penalty and a ban from owning animals.
New animal safety lessons will teach the basics of responsible pet ownership, including the importance of vaccinations and sterilization, to young learners. Applaud the initiative, which will help reduce animal cruelty in the future.
Children under the age of 18 will no longer be forced into marriages, thanks to a new law in Virginia. Applaud the enacting of this progressive and badly-needed legislation.
A dog was thrown off a roof by two laughing students in India who posted a video of the incident on social media. Although the students have been identified, they have not been arrested yet. Demand police capture and bring charges against these sick and sadistic dog abusers.
Hermit crabs are allegedly being abused by a supplier used by PetSmart. Tell PetSmart not to do business with people who are cruel to animals.
Mountains of plastic bottles and food packages have taken over beaches, harming both wildlife and the environment. Despite this, the Chinese government still believes this is not a serious problem. Take a stand for Hong Kong’s beaches and demand an immediate ban on excessive trash dumping.
Over 80,000 nursing seal pups are clubbed and stabbed to death in Namibia, the only country to still allow this to happen. This annual massacre takes place for a profit of only $120,000 in furs to be used in designer clothing. Take action now to stop the brutal murder of innocent seal pups immediately.
A family cat named Socks was decapitated and skinned blocks from her home. Socks, only 18 months old, was decapitated in a clean and concise way, indicating that only a human could have enacted this torture. Demand justice for Socks and her family.
A puppy was found tied to a bridge, severely underfed, dehydrated and riddled with insect bites. Urge authorities to urgently find and severely punish the person responsible for this awful act of cruelty towards a vulnerable animal.
Severe toxic algal blooms have caused a state of emergency in Florida. These blooms are disastrous for marine life and a threat to human health. Call on lawmakers to spend the money needed to stop the pollution creating them.
Taco Bell still uses dangerous hormone and antibiotic-laced meat in their recipes. Sign this petition now to demand healthier, higher-quality, eco-friendly meat from this restaurant.
A professor at the University of Washington was recently found to have sexually harassed multiple employees. Harassment can be devastating for its victims, causing health problems like depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Call on the university to fire this professor and keep the workplace safe.
The Green Giant brand of frozen and canned vegetables still uses toxic BPAs in its packaging even though these chemicals have been found to cause diseases like cancer. Sign this petition to tell the company it’s time to seek healthier and eco-friendly alternatives.
A dog was reportedly grabbed by the neck and thrown from a rooftop. The sadistic man is seen smiling as he grabs the crying dog and throws it. This senseless act of violence against an innocent animal must not go ignored. Demand that he receive the most severe penalty possible.
Thanks to Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, transgender people are now allowed to serve openly in the U.S. Armed Forces. Sign this petition to thank him for taking this step toward transgender equality.
A human rights lawyer, his client, and their taxi driver were abducted and found murdered a week after allegedly being held in police detention. Demand that this crime be investigated and their killer brought to justice.
TSA agents slammed a deaf and blind teen girl with a brain tumor to the ground, causing her to hit her head hard enough to begin bleeding heavily, according to reports. This was just after the girl had undergone brain surgery and the blow could have killed her. Demand that any agents found responsible be fired for this brutal behavior.
A police department that kept dogs caged without exercise must urgently be investigated to ensure no more animals suffer in their care. Demand a proper review of their practices and countrywide reforms to police treatment of seized animals.
North Carolina’s governor is diverting $500,000 from the state’s natural disaster relief fund in order to fuel his discriminatory crusade against the LGBTQ population. Demand that this unethical redistribution of taxpayer dollars be stopped immediately.
An annual event where terrified bulls are chased through the streets, taunted and provoked before being killed must be banned. Urge authorities to cancel this barbaric, bloody and dangerous practice in which humans are also routinely harmed and killed.
A gentle dog caged by police for over two years without exercise has finally been released and rehomed. Thank decision-makers for finally taking this laudable step and urge them to act quicker in future cases so that no more dogs suffer the treatment this animal endured.
An Iraq war veteran’s therapy dog was reportedly shot by a neighbor after wandering into his yard. The aggressive attack seriously injured the dog, nearly killing him. Demand justice for this innocent dog.
A dog recently underwent emergency surgery after ingesting a razor-filled meatball left deliberately in its owner’s yard. Demand that the person responsible is found and punished to the fullest extent of the law.