Vietnam’s elephants are currently headed for certain extinction and desperately need to be protected. Sign this petition and help non-profits save what few elephants are left.
Remote tracking devices used to study endangered tigers have been ending up in the wrong hands, allowing poachers to hunt this species more easily. Urge conservation groups to ensure that poachers never have a chance to access tracking technology.
Fones Cliff is an important habitat for bald eagles and many other bird species. Help stop this national treasure from being destroyed by real estate development and strip mining projects.
A charity has provided homes for one thousand homeless dogs from Las Vegas, through a partnership with a Canadian pet store. Commend the people behind this effort for giving dogs a second chance at life.
A new plan has been created to protect the welfare of all animals in New York City. Included in this plan is the call to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city. Sign the petition to ask the mayor of New York City to protect the animals of his city now.
A suffering Chimpanzee named Tommy is currently being held in a tool shed behind a used car lot. He is the sole survivor of the 6 monkeys originally kept by his neglectful owner. Grant him the freedom from imprisonment and mistreatment we all take for granted.
A new European program will combat the illegal killing of endangered species throughout the world by monitoring populations and helping law enforcement. Commend this powerful step in conserving vulnerable species.
A law in the United Kingdom allows organizations that perform cruel animal experiments to hide their abusive and inhumane tests from the public. Encourage the British Parliament to repeal this ‘secrecy clause.’
A popular rock band has taken a stand against animal abuse by canceling an upcoming concert at SeaWorld. SeaWorld is infamous for abuses and deaths surrounding its captive whales – thank this band for fighting against animal mistreatment.
Baboons in Kenya are captured, stuffed in cages, and sent away for research. Sign this petition to stop the horrendous treatment of baboons.
A Georgia Regents University student is protesting animal abuse on her campus, by refusing to enroll in another semester at the school. Applaud her for standing up for animals and for making this issue public.
A newly bill introduced Washington State bill will eliminate protections for endangered animals and make it harder for other species in need to be listed as endangered. Oppose this new bill and, instead, continue the necessary and current protection of endangered animals.
Four chimpanzees in New York are being imprisoned under inhumane and unhealthy conditions, when they should be released to a primate sanctuary. Sign this petition if you believe primates shouldn’t be stuck in confined spaces and subjected to research.
An NBC show host recently posted a picture of her posing with a lion she shot. The host, Melissa Bachman, is a well-known trophy hunter. On her show, she is shown laughing and giving the camera the ‘thumbs-up’ every time she kills a wild animal. Urge NBC to take her off the air and stop supporting trophy hunting.
Rapper Jay-Z and his wife Beyonce announced that they will be adopting a vegan diet to celebrate his 44th birthday. Thank them for using their celebrity to promote a humane and healthy lifestyle.
A veterinarian and her husband recently found a badly injured dog on their family farm. After finding out the dog came from a nearby puppy mill, the couple saved a number of puppies from the mill as well. Thank the couple for their help.
Cattle in the UK have been victim to a deadly virus outbreak in recent years. It has been speculated that badgers are responsible for infecting the cows, and the UK’s solution has been ‘culling’ – or killing off – entire badger populations. The most recent cull has been called off, but other culls could be in the works. Applaud the most recent cull’s cancellation and urge representatives to stop the killings from happening elsewhere.
A study conducted by the Humane Society of the United States revealed that Maryland’s roadside zoos are housing dangerous, exotic animals in filthy and unsafe structures. We must urge Maryland’s governor to amend state law to ensure the safety of the animals and the public.
A recent investigation shows that mice are being tortured and killed in sexual experiments at Johns Hopkins University. Urge the university’s president to immediately ban these cruel and deadly experiments.
A small French-owned island is overrun by stray dogs and cats. The islanders’ solution is to use the poor creatures as live bait to attract sharks, whales and other fish. Urge the French government to ban this abhorrent practice.