One man doused a seizing puppy in hot sauce because he did not want to listen to its crying. He could have ended the life of this fragile 3-month-old puppy. Ensure that this monstrous animal abuser is prosecuted to the full extent of the law.
A farm animal sanctuary in Australia takes the term ‘companion animal’ to a new level by bringing the animals of the farm to nursing homes around the country. This service brings immense joy to the residents and animals; commend this compassionate gesture by signing this petition.
Animals from inhumane puppy mills will no longer be sold in Chicago pet stores, aiding in the abolition of cruel breeding operations. Sign this petition to commend the city for this important ordinance.
Two schools are partaking in a cruel game of ‘donkey basketball.’ In this barbaric sport, the donkeys are ridden, screamed at, and kicked for hours. Cancel these events and discontinue them in the future.
Hundreds of unwanted alpacas are starving to death in Oregon. Thank a local rescue agency for working to save, feed, and rehouse these animals.
One county in North Carolina has decided to phase out gas chamber euthanasia in favor of the more humane injection option, while also moving toward no-kill shelters. Commend the county’s efforts to reduce animal suffering.
Electric shock collars cause pain, confusion, and in some cases severe injury in pets. Demand that these useless and primitive devices be banned permanently in exchange for humane training.
A bison slaughter is occurring in Yellowstone National Park, where bison are being killed by Yellowstone managers for straying into Montana. Petition the governor of Montana to stop the slaughter of these animals by allowing them access to the lands they deserve.
Over 180 puppies and many other animals were rescued during a recent puppy mill raid in Jefferson County, Arkansas. These animals were living in unsanitary conditions without sufficient access to food or water. Sign this petition and thank the organizations involved for rescuing these animals.
There are currently less than 75 Mexican gray wolves in Arizona and a new bill is placing these majestic animals at a greater risk of extinction. We must demand that this deadly bill is withdrawn.
Greyhound dogs are dying almost daily in Florida at the track races. Tell Florida legislature it is unacceptable for innocent animals to at the hands of entertainment and gambling.
Nearly half of domestic violence victims stay in abusive relationships to protect a pet. A new bill has been passed that protects domestic violence victims and their pets by allowing victims to take custody of their pets. Commend the Virginia State Senate for passing this bill.
Legislators recently rejected a bill that would make dogfighting attendance a misdemeanor, marking a massive step backwards for animal rights. Demand that this bill be reconsidered.
Tourists in China recently made headlines for handling a dying dolphin, causing the mammal undue stress and fear in its last moments. Sign this petition to urge the Chinese Government to place stricter penalties on those who inhibit the help of wildlife, or cause more harm than good.
Animals who are bred or captured for use in the fur industry endure lives of sheer misery. We must demand that fur be removed from luxury stores across the United States.
Pet stores in Virginia must now tell consumers where their dogs came from. This new law discourages puppy mills, and protects pet buyers from unhealthy milled dogs. Commend the passage of this humane and logical measure.
The Recession has seen a surge in animal homelessness, and animal shelters are often overwhelmed. Applaud comedian Ellen DeGeneres’ campaign to raise awareness while donating 200,000 meals for homeless pets.
The governor of Idaho recently signed a bill that allows the imprisonment of any person who documents agricultural operations without permission. Sign this petition and stand against the unfair punishment of those who work to protect horrific abuses on industrial farms and slaughterhouses.
Honeybees are dropping dead by the millions. Insecticides promoted by Big Agriculture and approved by the U.S. government are likely causing these deaths. Despite the devastation, new and more deadly poisons are still being approved. Demand these deadly insecticides be banned before the honeybee is completely wiped out.
Stray dogs can now be hunted hunted legally in rural Chile. This law is not only cruel but also impractical, and will lead to numerous cases of mistaken killing of pet dogs. Demand that the Chilean government consider more humane solutions to the feral animal problem.