Chickens killed for consumption at the popular fast-food chain Chick-fil-A are severely abused before and during slaughter. Demand that the restaurant adopt strict animal welfare policies to help stop this unnecessary cruelty.
The construction of a massive ski resort would threaten the local population of grizzly bears. Ask officials to revoke this resort’s permit so the grizzly bear population can thrive.
A man has been charged with felony animal cruelty after shooting a farm dog in the face on a hunting trip. Thank law enforcement officials for their quick apprehension of the heartless shooter.
A pet store chain has vowed to end its partnership with cruel puppy mills and only sell dogs rescued by animal aid organizations. Praise the move, which will save hundreds of dogs annually from euthanasia.
A popular musician recently called for the boycott of cruel animal entertainment attractions such as SeaWorld and Ringling Bros. in a new public service announcement. Praise him for using his celebrity to help suffering show animals.
Tigers and other endangered rainforest animals are losing their habitat to rampant deforestation. Tell a major money manager to stop funding the loggers and bulldozers.
The dog meat industry in Southeast Asia is still operating despite efforts to shut it down. Help put an end to this cruel industry and to the consumption of dog by signing the petition.
Elephants at a popular zoo are harassed and abused by herding dogs. The elephants are afraid when chased by the dogs, posing a threat to their trainers. Demand that this cruel and unusual treatment of elephants be put to an end.
Jaguars and ocelots are on the brink of extinction in the American Southwest. Save these endangered wild cats from a destructive mine that could wipe out their last remaining habitat.
A teacher snapped a rabbit’s neck and butchered it in front of his students for a lesson about how food is processed. Urge the school district to fire this teacher for his cruel actions.
Scotland is considering a ban on using animals in circuses after news of big cats being kept in inadequate cages emerged. Sign this petition to support this ban and help circus animals.
A young whale was recently brought back from the brink of death by veterinarians and researchers at the Vancouver Aquarium’s rescue center. Thank the staff for their hard work.
Indiana’s largest animal shelter is in critical need of funds to improve its horrible conditions. Animals that arrive sick or wounded are often euthanized right away due to the lack of resources. Urge the mayor to push for funds that are so desperately needed to care for these animals.
Employees caught kicking, beating, and mutilating dairy cows will not face legal ramifications because an attorney on the case did not think charges were warranted. Now, punishment lies solely in the hands of the dairy farm’s owner. Sign this petition to demand that the owner fire these employees for their callous actions.
A coalition of conservation groups recently sued the government agency responsible for the delay in creating a plan for the recovery of Mexican gray wolves in the wild. Thank them for demanding that the agency abide by its obligation to complete a scientific recovery plan for these critically endangered wolves.
Many animal and plant species in Liberia will soon be protected from hunting and harvesting if a newly introduced bill passes into law. Applaud the nation for ensuring its diverse flora and fauna can regain stability.
Only 450 highly endangered North Atlantic right whales exist anywhere in the world. Demand protection for these imperiled gentle giants before they go extinct.
The endangered Florida panther is no longer threatened by a destructive oil and gas company whose operations were just a mile from this creature’s wildlife refuge. Thank a local grassroots organization for defending Florida’s local environment and precious wildlife.
Barbaric gas chambers once used to euthanize unwanted animals are finally being phased out in favor of more humane methods. Sign this petition to thank one animal shelter for its efforts to make the gas chamber obsolete.
A university still experiments on live cats for training purposes despite the fact that this cruel practice is outdated and unnecessary. Urge the university’s president to immediately implement humane alternatives, such as human-based methods, in all its medical programs.