A hospice care group is planning butterfly releases at several of its locations. Butterflies used for releases are often taken from the wild and killed while being shipped to various locations. Sign this petition and demand the care group cancel its releases.
Articles written by: Alex Guay
A popular candy company uses bug secretions in many of its products. About 100,000 bugs are killed in order to get a pound of the secretions. Sign this petition and demand the company start using bug-free recipes.
A popular travel company made the compassionate choice to no longer offer elephant rides to its customers. Elephants used for rides face a variety of hardships and are often beaten and neglected. Sign this petition and encourage the travel industry to immediately phase out this cruelty.
A venue is planning on hosting a traveling circus despite its notorious reputation of allegedly abusing and neglecting its animals. Inspectors recently investigated the circus’ headquarters and discovered many injured animals that seemed to be lacking proper care. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with this cruel circus.
A police department has opted out of spending thousands on purebred German Shepherds for their K-9 unit and has instead introduced two rescued pit bulls. Not only does this save dogs’ lives, but it also saves taxpayers thousands. Sign this petition and praise the police department for their innovation and willingness to try new methods.
America’s wildlife is being threatened by cruel and barbaric hunting practices, including killing hibernating animal families in their dens, due to recently loosened regulations. Demand that these unethical practices be overturned by signing this petition.
A cyanide device used by the U.S. government to kill coyotes and wolves has lead to thousands of accidental deaths to non-targeted wildlife and family pets, and recently a child was exposed to this deadly device. Sign this petition and demand that the government ban this dangerous device immediately.
A venue has announced it will no longer host an allegedly cruel circus after hearing about the neglect and misery the animals reportedly face behind the scenes. The circus has been accused of abusing and neglecting animals. Sign this petition and praise the venue for ending its support of this awful form of entertainment.
A restaurant has been keeping nurse sharks in a small, crowded sea pen and allowing customers to lift the sharks out of the water for photo ops. This is not only dangerous for the sharks, which could die from suffocation, but also for the customers. Sign this petition and demand the restaurant stop this exploitation and free the sharks back into the open ocean.
A popular travel company has decided to end its support of elephant rides. Elephants used for rides are typically taken away from their mothers at very early ages and are then forced to go through a painful and cruel training period. Sign this petition and praise the company for making the compassionate choice.
The federal government has been funding a university’s barbaric experiments for years. Footage from behind the scenes shows animals being drowned, denied water and proper veterinary care, and countless other forms of cruelty. Sign this petition and demand that the government stop funding and supporting this inhumane research.
A circus is traveling with bears and forcing them into loud, crowded arenas to perform ridiculous tricks in front of large audiences. The situation is incredibly stressful and nerve-wracking for these wild animals. Sign this petition to stop using animals for human entertainment.
A traveling circus with an extensive history of animal abuse has booked a tour at many venues across the nation. This circus has over 100 violations against the animal welfare act and has allegedly been caught on tape abusing its animals. Sign this petition and demand the venue cancel its plans with this cruel circus.
After mother and daughter beluga whales passed away within two weeks of each other, the public and animal activists spoke up about their concerns for the animals trapped within the aquarium. Thankfully, the local board decided to ban cetacean captivity at the aquarium. Sign this petition and praise the board for making the compassionate choice.
One of the largest breeders of mice used for experimentation allegedly severely neglects and abuses its animals. A whistle-blower claimed that this abuse and neglect has led to many preventable injuries and deaths. Sign this petition to demand the federal government stops supporting this cruel lab.
Live penguins, provided by a local zoo, were marched out on the ice during a national hockey game. Animals held in captivity already face a number of physical and mental health problems. Parading these sensitive animals in front of a large, loud crowd only makes matters worse. Sign this petition and demand the NHL ban live animals at games and events.
Almost 500 animals have died within the last four years at a zoo and in many instances, the deaths were preventable. Thankfully, local government decided not to renew this zoo’s license. Sign this petition and praise the council for making the compassionate choice to shut down this cruel zoo.
A convention center recently hosted a circus with performing bears that have allegedly been abused and neglected. Animals trapped in the entertainment industry are often subjected to severe neglect and cruel and painful training techniques. Sign this petition to demand that this venue no longer host events with animal acts.
A bear show with a suspicious history of abuse and neglect citations is scheduled to appear in a major venue. The leader of the show has been cited by the USDA multiple times and has a long list of Animal Welfare Act violations. Sign this petition and demand that the venue cancel its plans with this show.
SeaWorld holds numerous marine mammals in small, concrete tanks, which is incredibly detrimental to the animals’ physical and mental health. Despite knowing this, a popular airline continues to support and sell tickets for this cruel company. Sign this petition and demand the airline cut ties with SeaWorld.